The Business Secretary Vince Cable has announced that the first ever UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) will be based in Edinburgh and London.
“Dragons’ Den and The Apprentice are giving a whole generation of entrepreneurs the wrong impression of what entrepreneurialism is about – it’s X Factoring entrepreneurialism.” so says Peoplefund.it’s MD Nick Underhill
Now entering their 11th year, the National Business Awards are open for entry to any organisation that has achieved exceptional performance over the last year
In a letter to the Chancellor ahead of this month’s Budget, ICAEW has asked for incentives that will encourage businesses to invest and help rebuild business confidence, essential to sustaining and accelerating the UK’s recovery from a year of slow growth.
SMEs are being urged to take advantage of the opportunities available to them to get trading and look at potential new markets abroad.
Business Minister Mark Prisk has today launched a nationwide search for the Make it in Great Britain 30 Under 30 – 30 young rising stars employed in the manufacturing industry, all aged under the age of 30.
Businesses around the UK have found credit conditions tightened in January with many also reporting weaker trading conditions
MORE than 100 people have taken the “brave decision” to start their own business after taking part in a new enterprise scheme for the unemployed.
Barclays and online youth charity YouthNet have joined forces to support young people in the UK to build their financial skills, knowledge and confidence.
Surrey has the highest number of ‘recession-era’ start-ups defying the downturn with big turnovers, new figures have revealed. Around one in seven businesses that started up in the area in the last three years are turning over more than £100,000, compared to the national average of one in ten.
The Government’s Make it in Great Britain campaign has received an added boost with the announcement of 23 new ‘Industry Champions’, bringing the total to 30.