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  • 29/10/2014

    Covering both fronts

    Four local entrepreneurs in sectors from dentistry to offshore health and safety have shown how any difficulties in finding funding can be overcome. Scott Hopkinson of Moneygate Group; Craig Huntingdon of Dentist Direct; Stephen Lovely from For Sale Sign Analysis; and Richard Pargeter of Green Marine Solutions all share their experiences.


  • Cash loans
    22/10/2014

    Speedy finance solutions

    There has been a high profile given to ‘financial misdemeanours’ and a great deal of action taken over the last few years, especially in the last few months, to protect individuals seeking consumer finance.



  • 28/10/2014

    Saving money through employee engagement on energy

    Switching off a light when leaving the room or putting no more than the required amount of water in the kettle: admittedly, actions not destined to set alight the imaginations of those movers and shakers operating at the cutting edge of business management.


  • 80 SMEs from the Midlands heard from some of the UK’s most successful entrepreneurs
    22/10/2014

    ‘Successful Modern Entrepreneurship Summit’

    Last week more than 80 SMEs from the Midlands heard from some of the UK’s most successful entrepreneurs on how to capitalise on the strong resurgence in the manufacturing sector.


  • BQ Breakfast Live - Finding Funding event
    28/10/2014

    Finding funding for entrepreneurs

    There are brighter funding prospects for North East entrepreneurs with banks becoming more sympathetic and greater funds available. There is also likely to be more office and manufacturing space available. At BQ Breakfast we have picked the brains of the experts and followed the experiences of entrepreneurs to guide the business person through the opportunities.


  • 20/10/2014

    The key to becoming a modern business

    With Windows Server 2003 end of support* rapidly approaching it’s now time to consider the next steps for your business.


  • Driver fatigue
    24/10/2014

    Can your business cope with driver fatigue?

    We all know the feeling. It’s almost the end of the working day and you’ve had a real busy patch lately. You’re pretty tired, and although you know you probably shouldn’t drive home feeling so weary, you’re given confidence by the knowledge that it’ll probably be okay – after all, it has always worked out in the past. So you get in the car and start the engine.


  • 16/10/2014

    Capitalising on resurgence in manufacturing

    Last week, more than 80 SMEs from the Midlands heard from some of the UK’s most successful entrepreneurs on how to capitalise on the strong resurgence in the manufacturing sector.


  • 23/10/2014

    Looking after number one

    PDL Solutions is at the cutting edge of Subsea Technology. Chief executive Paul Charlton talks to Peter Jackson about his company’s role in helping the UK maintain its position as the industry leader