O2 have announced the opening of a new O2 Workshop at the O2 Shop in London’s Tottenham Court Road. The workshop is a revolutionary drop-in workspace targeted at flexible workers, entrepreneurs and local small businesses, offering one-stop-shop support.
Serial entrepreneur Duncan Bannatyne has announced an investment of £50,000 in emerging record label, RKA Records Ltd, which was negotiated on Dragons’ Den.
Fresh from winning Cornwall Entrepreneur of the Year, egg farmer Julie Hewitt from St Wenn, near Bodmin has set her sights even higher with plans to expand her family run business.
Google is helping with a scheme to help Britain’s small businesses grow online, starting with firms in Liverpool.
everywoman, the UK’s largest female business community, is inviting entries for the second year of its everywoman in Technology Awards, supported by Women in Technology
London’s reputation as Europe’s leading entrepreneurial tech hub has been given another boost with the announcement that Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales will be Head of Jury at a groundbreaking tech start-up funding event.
Since the launch of the Mumpreneur Conference in 2009 many people, men and women have asked the question ‘there are already lots of networking and awards events for women why separate mums?’. Well, mums who work from home whilst being the main carer of small children have a lot of barriers to face on a daily basis.
In an attempt to help tackle youth unemployment, address the complaints of business leaders and deal with management skills gaps, the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) has redoubled its efforts to ensure young people graduating from UK schools have basic management and leadership skills.
After many years leading product development at Sage, Guy took on a commercial role, responsible for customer services and the combination of the two disciplines inspired this new customer service software, we ask him who he admires in business.
In today’s tough economic climate, marketing budgets are expected to work harder then ever. At the same time, technological advancements of the past decade have made it much easier to reduce promotional spending. Here are a few ways to get the most out of your marketing dollars.