Business enterprise - Mynewsdesk Mynewsdesk news feed directly from the source Business enterprise - Mynewsdesk 128 23 15 Virgin Trains helps to stage “oarsome” play about local hero Thu, 16 Feb 2017 10:54:00 +0000 ​Virgin Trains is helping to stage a play on the banks of the River Thames about a 19th century world champion rower from Tyneside. It has provided a replica plate of its "Blaydon Races" loco 91115 to form part of the backdrop to the award-winning production about Harry Clasper, who had the original song Blaydon Races written in his honour more than 150 years ago. Virgin Trains New section at Elmia Wood: The time is right for using drones in forestry Thu, 16 Feb 2017 07:10:00 +0000 At this year’s Elmia Wood on 7 to 10 June the unmanned aerial vehicles will have their own separate section called the Drone Zone. The fair is collaborating with UAS Forum Sweden, which arranges Sweden’s leading conference in the field, and which is assembling experts and suppliers for the fair. Elmia AB Northumbria graduate business turns up the heat Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:13:00 +0000 Things are hotting up for Northumbria University graduate start-up Summer Takeover which is on track to turnover £1.3m following the launch of two new companies and an office expansion. Northumbria University EXPERT COMMENT: Rural pubs really do make countryside communities happier – but they are closing at an alarming rate Tue, 14 Feb 2017 17:06:39 +0000 Ignazio Cabras, Professor of Entrepreneurship and Regional Economic Development at Northumbria University, discusses findings of his recent study into the impact of pubs on communities. Northumbria University Three new sections at the world's biggest forestry fair Mon, 13 Feb 2017 13:45:00 +0000 Four months before Elmia Wood opens, the organisers confirm it will be the world’s biggest forestry fair ever. “By January we’d already sold more stand space than at the previous Elmia Wood in 2013,” says Exhibition Manager Jakob Hirsmark. Elmia AB NEWS RELEASE: From Depressed Mum to leading UK blogger Sun, 12 Feb 2017 08:59:59 +0000 For immediate release 12/2/17 Mum suffering from PND transforms her life through blogging and now helps other women do the same thing. You Baby Me Mummy Share the love at work this valentine’s day Fri, 10 Feb 2017 13:50:36 +0000 FOR RELEASE FROM MIDNIGHT MONDAY 13TH FEBRUARY 2017 Fanclub, a startup ‘employee appreciation company’ from Manchester, is celebrating the launch of their new business by encouraging people to share the love at work this valentine’s day. They have today launched a Valentines service and tool on their website which enables a FanMail to be sent to somebody you appreciate or admire. Fanclub Recognition Ltd Virgin Trains East Coast named Top UK Employer Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:48:00 +0000 Virgin Trains Northumbria hosts degree apprenticeship event Thu, 09 Feb 2017 16:28:55 +0000 Businesses are being invited to an event at Northumbria University to find out more about degree apprenticeships – the government-backed qualifications which allows students to gain a degree while working and earning at the same time. Northumbria University Online Recruitment Portal Helps Companies Save Considerably On New Staff Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:37:06 +0000 The Fruit Group is a recruitment portal designed to offer ease and convenience for companies looking to recruit new members. The Fruit Group Visitor registration opens for Accountex 2017 Tue, 07 Feb 2017 09:08:00 +0000 Accountex Virgin Trains expands Newcastle call centre with 45 new jobs Mon, 06 Feb 2017 11:12:06 +0000 Virgin Trains is expanding its Newcastle-based customer call centre as it brings its web support service in-house. The creation of an additional 45 jobs represent a 50% increase in staff since the centre, in Gosforth, opened in September 2016. Virgin Trains Strategic divestment by TDC Group Mon, 06 Feb 2017 07:02:27 +0000 Today, TDC Group is selling its subsidiary TDC Hosting to the Danish equity fund Maj Invest Equity. All activities and employees in TDC Hosting will be transferred to the new owner. TDC Group Highest level of professional recognition for lecturer Fri, 03 Feb 2017 16:51:00 +0000 Northumbria University lecturer Susan Bickerton has been named a Companion of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI). Northumbria University Digital Marketing Agency simplifies its product offerings for finance and insurance companies Fri, 03 Feb 2017 11:47:53 +0000 SpeedieConsulting, the digital agency for finance and insurance companies, has recently restructured their product offerings to make it easier to provide clients with the individual services they require in an easy to understand, clearer way. Speedie Consulting Ltd. Mobile business grows in 2016 Fri, 03 Feb 2017 07:01:53 +0000 2016 was an eventful year for the TDC Group, which is executing as planned its 'Always simpler and better' business strategy. The mobile business in the residential market is growing after several years of decline. The company delivered better than expected results in terms of both earnings (EBITDA) and cash flow (EFCF). The outlook for 2017 is of stable cash flow or moderate cash flow growth. TDC Group Marlins and Human Rights at Sea new Diversity and Inclusion at Sea course goes live Tue, 31 Jan 2017 10:16:00 +0000 Marlins, V.Group’s training business and Human Rights at Sea collaboration on a Diversity and Inclusion at Sea e-learning course is now available and being offered free of charge to individual seafarers for a limited time via the Marlins online shop. V.Group Limited Myleene adds a touch of Klass to Virgin Trains’ stylish new fleet Mon, 30 Jan 2017 13:20:00 +0000 Myleene Klass surprises King’s Cross commuters with a performance on a baby grand piano The classically trained pianist enjoyed a glass of prosecco with customers on-board the train Celebrations marked the completion of Virgin Trains £40m investment in upgrading its train fleet – which has seen nearly 25,000 new seats installed Virgin Trains New natural beauty trends at Natural & Organic Products Europe 2017 Mon, 30 Jan 2017 12:55:31 +0000 ​Being quick to adapt to emerging beauty trends and keeping up-to-date with new product developments is key for any successful natural and organic retailer. And there’s no shortage of insights and innovations at this year’s Natural Beauty & Spa show, which returns to London ExCeL on 2-3 April. Natural & Organic Products Europe - An Easier Way To Move Anything. 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