Still growing after 80 years

Clegg Construction has been trading since the 1930s, over the last 80 years, Clegg from its operating bases in Cambridge, Nottingham and Leeds, has steadily grown with a group turnover of £100million per annum.  This...

Polar opposite

Bullet proof windscreens for military vehicles delivered to a war zone …exclusive Italian wines delivered to the LA Studios of one of the world’s biggest recording artists … An academics life’s work going to...

Securing start up funding

Richard Bearman, Managing Director at The British Business Bank and is responsible for the Start Up Loans programme Starting and growing your own business is an exciting prospect. It allows you to follow your passion, become...

Keeping your cash flow flowing

Keeping a handle on your cashflow is a vital but all-too-rare business imperative, says James Shipp, partner at Lovewell Blake. Most business owners can trot out that hoary old maxim, ‘Turnover is vanity, profit is...

Britain’s smallest firms must remain optimistic and head for growth

Emma jones, Founder small business support network Enterprise Nation. I’m delighted to be in a position to say that Britain’s expanding entrepreneurial community are a refreshingly optimistic bunch. According to the latest Global Entrepreneurial Monitor (GEM), which...

Early signals matter

The new Prime Minister has a real chance to inject a new lease of life into the UK economy. For three years Brexit has stalled the UK economy. This needs to change. This is why...

Paperless offices: The Paper Tiger of Digital Transformation

Let me ask you – when was the last time you looked at a paper version of your bank statement? Can you remember the last time you signed for a parcel with pen and...

First power generated at East Anglia’s largest offshore windfarm

East Anglia ONE offshore windfarm, a joint venture between ScottishPower Renewables and Green Investment Group, has successfully generated its first power as the project takes another significant step towards completion. As of Thursday 12th September,...

Staying ahead as an SME

Marketers in small and medium businesses are under daily pressure to keep pace with change and stay ahead of the competition. S trategy isn’t just for big businesses and the big corporate brands – it’s vital...

Can TV Make Your Business a Star?

TV advertising was once the preserve of big brands and prime time viewing; the anticipation of the John Lewis Christmas ad or a Coca Cola commercial sandwiched between talent show hopefuls! But things have...