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Marketing your Innovation - Staffordshire BIC Event - Stoke on Trent - 25/11/2015

Marketing your Innovation - Staffordshire BIC Event - Stoke on Trent - 25/11/2015

Workshops to give you an Innovative Head Start in 2015 More

27/08/15 13:27 | 82 reads | Events

Leadership Skills for Innovation - Staffordshire BIC - Stoke on Trent - 11/11/2015

Leadership Skills for Innovation - Staffordshire BIC - Stoke on Trent - 11/11/2015

Workshops to give you an Innovative Head Start in 2015 More

27/08/15 13:18 | 69 reads | Events

Protect & Fund Your Innovation - Staffordshire BIC Event - Stoke on Trent - 21/10/2015

Protect & Fund Your Innovation - Staffordshire BIC Event - Stoke on Trent - 21/10/2015

Workshops to give you an Innovative Head Start in 2015 More

27/08/15 11:19 | 78 reads | Events

Profit from Innovation  -  Staffordshire BIC event - Stoke on Trent - 23/09/2015

Profit from Innovation - Staffordshire BIC event - Stoke on Trent - 23/09/2015

Workshops to give you an Innovative Head Start in 2015 More

27/08/15 11:10 | 92 reads | Events

BES - Business Masterclasses - Social Media Masterclass - Birmingham - 24/07/2015

BES - Business Masterclasses - Social Media Masterclass - Birmingham - 24/07/2015

Designed to take your business to the next level, our Business Masterclasses offer both start-up and SME business owners the opportunity to develop new business skills, improve capacity and enhance key areas of business management. They are delivered by trusted experts in their respective fields to provide you with the most relevant, up-to-date and useful advice to apply to your own business. More

21/08/15 09:23 | 82 reads | Events

BES - Business Masterclasses - HR Masterclass - Stoke on Trent - 08/09/2015

BES - Business Masterclasses - HR Masterclass - Stoke on Trent - 08/09/2015

Designed to take your business to the next level, our Business Masterclasses offer both start-up and SME business owners the opportunity to develop new business skills, improve capacity and enhance key areas of business management. They are delivered by trusted experts in their respective fields to provide you with the most relevant, up-to-date and useful advice to apply to your own business. More

21/08/15 09:09 | 78 reads | Events

Government launches new apprenticeships initiative

Government launches new apprenticeships initiative

Prime Minister David Cameron has unveiled plans to increase the number of quality apprenticeships across England - from nuclear engineers to tailors and butchers. More

21/08/15 08:15 | 48 reads | News

FinditinBirmingham Breakfast Meeting: Social Media - Birmingham - 03/09/2015

FinditinBirmingham Breakfast Meeting: Social Media - Birmingham - 03/09/2015

Social media marketing is seriously important for businesses of all sizes. It represents dynamic channels through which to communicate with your audience and achieve a range of marketing goals. More

20/08/15 08:53 | 68 reads | Events

Final phase at Etruria Valley green-lighted

Final phase at Etruria Valley green-lighted

The final phase of development at St Modwen’s Etruria Valley scheme has been given the go-ahead by Stoke-on-Trent City Council More

20/08/15 08:20 | 78 reads | News

West Midlands business activity levels remain positive in July

West Midlands business activity levels remain positive in July

Business activity in the West Midlands maintained its strong position in July with two separate surveys both showing growth within the region. More

10/08/15 08:14 | 128 reads | News

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Staffordshire business centre marks first decadeStaffordshire business centre marks first decade

A business centre which provides start-up units and support facilities for small firms in Staffordshire has celebrated a decade of operation. More

07/08/15 08:14 | 91 reads | News

Business and professional services sector driving growth - CBIBusiness and professional services sector driving growth - CBI

The UK’s rate of economic growth strengthened in the three months to July, with business and professional services the driving force, the latest CBI growth indicator has concluded. More

31/07/15 08:49 | 116 reads | News

Small business \Small business 'tsar' to champion SMEs.

The Government has announced plans to help tackle unfair treatment of small businesses with a new commissioner to investigate complaints. More

28/07/15 09:10 | 109 reads | News

Best half year for UK car manufacturing since 2008 as exports soarBest half year for UK car manufacturing since 2008 as exports soar

Figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) reveal that the sector has enjoyed its best half year output since 2008. More

23/07/15 08:50 | 110 reads | News

Jobs and economic activity boom predicted as HS2 growth strategy unveiledJobs and economic activity boom predicted as HS2 growth strategy unveiled

The prospect of tens of thousands of new jobs and billions of pounds of new economic activity has been linked to the arrival of high-speed rail project HS2 in Birmingham. More

23/07/15 08:42 | 147 reads | News

Unemployment down as West Midlands bucks national trendUnemployment down as West Midlands bucks national trend

Unemployment figures for the West Midlands continue to head in the right direction according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). More

16/07/15 11:44 | 151 reads | News

Marches LEP Launches Fund for Stalled DevelopmentsMarches LEP Launches Fund for Stalled Developments

A £7.5m fund has been launched by the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) to bring forward development projects across Herefordshire, Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin. More

03/07/15 08:20 | 152 reads | News

Manufacturers prove star performers in battle to boost exportsManufacturers prove star performers in battle to boost exports

Manufacturers in Greater Birmingham continue to be the sub-region’s star performers in the battle to boost export levels. More

02/07/15 08:09 | 101 reads | News

Midlands business leaders see bright outlook for growth - BGFMidlands business leaders see bright outlook for growth - BGF

Research from the Birmingham-based Business Growth Fund (BGF) has revealed that some 82% of business leaders in the Midlands believe that conditions for growth have improved over the last quarter. More

30/06/15 08:23 | 174 reads | News

UK automotive sector achieves record £69.5bn turnoverUK automotive sector achieves record £69.5bn turnover

Figures released today by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) confirm the the UK automotive industry is breaking new records. More

30/06/15 08:16 | 200 reads | News

Stoke-on-Trent named economic hotspot in new reportStoke-on-Trent named economic hotspot in new report

Stoke-on-Trent has been labelled an economic hotspot in an influential new report. More

26/06/15 08:15 | 179 reads | News

New initiative puts West Midlands in the driving seat for automotive investmentNew initiative puts West Midlands in the driving seat for automotive investment

A new initiative designed to attract more investment into the West Midlands’ thriving automotive sector has been officially launched. More

26/06/15 08:08 | 201 reads | News

Foreign Direct Investment creates hundreds of jobs across the West MidlandsForeign Direct Investment creates hundreds of jobs across the West Midlands

Businesses in the Black Country, Coventry & Warwickshire and The Marches area have all benefited from millions of pounds of direct foreign investment, latest figures have shown. More

19/06/15 08:52 | 204 reads | News

The place to go to grow The place to go to grow

When was the last time you had a meeting with your local Business Growth Manager? More

10/06/15 08:32 | 206 reads | Opinion

Manufacturers \Manufacturers 'Seek Productivity Gains' to Maintain Growth

More than four fifths of small and medium-sized manufacturers in England need to improve productivity in the next six months if they are to achieve their growth plans, a survey published today (9 June 2015) has found. More

09/06/15 10:46 | 208 reads | News

Staffordshire businesses to benefit from £2.3m broadband investmentStaffordshire businesses to benefit from £2.3m broadband investment

Approximately 4,000 additional homes and businesses across Staffordshire are set to get access to high-speed fibre broadband following a £2.3m funding boost. More

08/06/15 08:10 | 220 reads | News

Stoke refuses to give up on HS2 bidStoke refuses to give up on HS2 bid

Business leaders in North Staffordshire have refused to give up the fight over the HS2 high speed rail link. More

04/06/15 08:11 | 251 reads | News

Moorlands businesses urged to join new chamberMoorlands businesses urged to join new chamber

Businesses in Staffordshire have been urged to offer their support to a new chamber of commerce opening in the county. More

04/06/15 08:03 | 215 reads | News

Jobs total recovers to pre-recessionary levels in StaffordshireJobs total recovers to pre-recessionary levels in Staffordshire

Staffordshire's jobs total has recovered to pre-recession levels with wages continuing to increase as the county nears full employment levels, the county council has said More

03/06/15 08:22 | 231 reads | News

New BGF fund targets early stage technology businessesNew BGF fund targets early stage technology businesses

The Birmingham-based Business Growth Fund (BGF) is expanding its activities by launching what is believed to be the largest ever venture capital fund dedicated to earlier stage UK technology companies. More

02/06/15 08:43 | 249 reads | News