Business enterprise - Mynewsdesk Mynewsdesk news feed directly from the source Business enterprise - Mynewsdesk 128 23 15 Preparing for Scotland’s future challenges Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:59:41 +0100 With the referendum on independence for Scotland not far away, the Business Continuity Institute has published a paper to help organisations on both sides of the border consider what the impact of independence could be for them and provide links and resources that will help organisations further understand the debate. Business Continuity Institute Leon, Starbucks & EAT. to host Keynotes at lunch! 2014 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:14:50 +0100 Henry Dimbleby, co-founder of Leon and a founding director of the Sustainable Restaurant Association, Steve Flanagan, UK marketing and category director at Starbucks, and Sarah Doyle, brand director at EAT. are just three of the big name Keynote speakers already confirmed to appear at this year’s lunch! trade show, which returns to the Business Design Centre in London on 23-24 September. lunch! £3.75 million SCR Jessica Funding Awarded to CTP’s 3 St Paul’s Place Development In Sheffield Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:08:47 +0100 The Sheffield City Region JESSICA Fund (“SCR JESSICA”), has provided CTP Wakefield Limited, the urban regeneration specialists, part owned by Development Securities PLC, with a £3.75 million mezzanine loan to part fund the development of 3 St Paul’s Place. CBRE Teacher Turned Toy Hunter Makes Gift Buying Easy For Busy Mums and Dads Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:13:00 +0100 A UK teacher turned toy hunter is helping troubled parents find quality gifts for kids with a unique e-commerce business. Four years on, her business is going from strength to strength. What2Buy4Kids Boroughwide libraries in Digital skills employment drive Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:11:16 +0100 Rochdale Borough libraries in an exciting new partnership with the Department for Work and Pensions are now providing monthly jobs and skills information sessions for local residents. Rochdale Council Sir Bob Geldof to give keynote speech at second annual Global Trust Conference in London Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:04:51 +0100 From Sweden Productions Supermaterial gives rejected drugs a new chance Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:12:10 +0100 More than 80 percent of all drug candidates in the pharma R&D suffer from poor solubility and are therefore rejected early in the drug discovery process. Now Uppsala University researchers show that the new material Upsalite®, has great potential for development of new formulations of these rejected drugs. Uppsala universitet New Account Executive for P J Aiken Insurance in Dorchester Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:55:17 +0100 AE Marketing Solutions Spider Cost Consulting - Leaders in Free Cost Cutting for Small Businesses Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:35:37 +0100 Why is it that only the larger businesses can afford cost cutting consultants? These companies can spend hundreds of thousands of pounds a year for leading cost reduction companies. But ironically, if you have this money to burn, then do you really need to cut costs? Should these cost cutting consultancies be used to help the millions of small businesses out there save money? We think so... Spiderweb Online Marketing Virgin Trains comes to the rescue of missing teddies! 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Virgin Trains You’re hired: Margaret Mountford joins office* show Keynote line-up Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:20:39 +0100 Lawyer and businesswoman Margaret Mountford, one of Lord Sugar's original advisors in BBC1's hit show The Apprentice, has been confirmed for a headline Keynote session at this year’s office* show on 8 October 2014 at London’s Olympia. office* lunch! previews new products for 2014 Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:14:58 +0100 With exhibition space filling up fast for the biggest ever edition of lunch! – the UK’s premier trade event for the food-to-go sector, organiser Diversified Communications UK has released its first preview of some of the new products set to make their debut this year. lunch! Expert Reveals The Ultimate Secret of Confidence Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:10:04 +0100 Confidence expert Richard Nugent is about to reveal the number one secret to long lasting confidence that everyone should know. 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Spiderweb Online Marketing Casual Dining wins Best Trade Show Award Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:14:00 +0100 Casual Dining’s organiser Diversified Communications UK is celebrating a big win at the exhibition industry’s annual AEO Excellence Awards, just four months after the show first made its debut at the Business Design Centre in London. Casual Dining TribaLearning appoints experienced professionals for key roles Fri, 04 Jul 2014 16:04:00 +0100 TribaLearning, the Finnish social learning company behind the development of TRIBA™, the world´s first an open, personal learning environment and Smart Learning Data solution, announces new positions and appointments of experienced professionals in the company. TribaLearning