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Wednesday, 9 April, 2014 - 07:54
Having business growth ambition is one thing, translating that into real results is another.  Business Growth Programme Manager with The Women's Organisation, Mike Marsden offers his 5 tips for turning your ambition into business growth results...
Wednesday, 9 April, 2014 - 07:45
The Women's Organisation are delighted to be supporting local women led businesses to expand, offering free support via the Venture Accelerator Programme.  The Venture Accelerator brings together a dynamic partnership of The Women’s...
Wednesday, 9 April, 2014 - 07:23
 Liverpool-based caterer Yacht Club Outside, led by locally-renowned chef proprietor Adam Franklin, is making a ‘return’ to the Liverpool Hope University International Tennis Tournament, having been announced as the official caterer for the...
Tuesday, 8 April, 2014 - 07:35
We are extremely pleased to hear that Joe Anderson has rejected a "non-solicited approach" from a private sector developer in attempts to launch a social enterprise to be to secure the future of St Luke's 'Bombed Out' Church. The mayor is hoping...
Tuesday, 8 April, 2014 - 07:30
Merseyside’s top music prize The GIT Award 2014 is just days away with nominees set to perform at a spectacular specially redesigned Kazimier in the heart of Liverpool city centre on Friday 11 April 2014.The nominees - All We Are, Evian Christ,...
Tuesday, 8 April, 2014 - 07:26
Hooka hair and body salons in Liverpool have won a Fabyouless Card competition which was designed as part of a pre-launch campaign to attract preferred venues to sign up to its pioneering card scheme.  A giant £1,000 cheque was presented...
Tuesday, 8 April, 2014 - 07:23
Clinicians, healthcare commissioners and digital experts from across the North West of England have gathered to share ideas and create a collaborative future framework to outline how best to exploit digital innovation across the NHS  in the...
Tuesday, 8 April, 2014 - 06:48
A business which has developed a product to help prevent stretch marks during pregnancy has secured £400,500 in equity funding from The North West Fund for Biomedical.Stuff of Life, which will be moving to Merseyside and creating 10 jobs over the...
Tuesday, 8 April, 2014 - 06:43
This coming weekend, Senior Management from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) will be meeting with airlines from across Europe at the Routes Europe 2014 airline route development forum in Marseille.The event is held every year and provides an...
Monday, 7 April, 2014 - 12:55
Nearly 80 per cent of growing enterprises agree that their website is critical to the success of their businesses yet only 28 per cent of these are satisifed with their company’s Google rankings.Research done by Browser Media at The Business...
Monday, 7 April, 2014 - 07:51
Nearly 80 per cent of SMEs agree that their website is critical to the success of their businesses yet only 28 per cent of these are satisifed with their company’s Google rankings.Research done by Browser Media at The Business Show in London also...
Monday, 7 April, 2014 - 07:42
Following months of negotiations between the parties, reflecting the financial position of the Council and the changing local government marketplace, Liverpool City Council has agreed the way forward on the LDL deal with BT.As part of a...
Monday, 7 April, 2014 - 07:35
Leading regeneration company Urban Splash has secured 50,000 sq ft of deals across its city wide commercial portfolio since the turn of the year, once again boosting commercial property trends in Liverpool.Creative Space Team Ltd, has taken full...
Monday, 7 April, 2014 - 07:09
Councillor Gary Millar was lucky enough to be the first person to meet the Easter Bunny last week, ahead of the opening of the Easter Bunny Parade at St Georges Hall over the weekend. Everybody who joined in The Easter Bunny Parade enjoyed a...
Monday, 7 April, 2014 - 07:05
Over 2,000 people in Merseyside have taken advantage of a new Government scheme and launched their own enterprises.In Liverpool alone, 860 unemployed people started their own businesses under the New Enterprise Allowance (NEA) initiative, which is...
Friday, 4 April, 2014 - 07:52
Later this year, two electric trains are to begin running between Liverpool and Manchester, via Newton-le-Willows.Each train will have four carriages and are expected to be in service by the end of 2015, as reported by the Department for Transport....
Friday, 4 April, 2014 - 07:49
The Global Manufacturing Festival is now in its fifth year and will return again in 2014 as part of the International Festival of Business at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre with Boeing on June 25.Senior executives from prime companies...
Friday, 4 April, 2014 - 07:31
One of Liverpool's most iconic buildings will be re-opening its doors today (Friday 4th April) after a stunning transformation.30 James Street, The Home of the Titanic is welcoming its first guests following its conversion into a luxury hotel and...
Friday, 4 April, 2014 - 07:23
It has been revealed that the Royal Bank of Scotland will be closing some of its branches across the UK, from Scotland o the south coast of England.Although there has been no public annoucement, customers have been informed of the decision which...
Friday, 4 April, 2014 - 07:11
After impressing foodie fanatics with culinary wonders, Delifonseca Dockside has been shortlisted for ‘Taste of England’ in the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2014. Located on Brunswick Quay, the award-winning eatery and deli has beat off...
Friday, 4 April, 2014 - 07:00
The redevelopment of Liverpool's Dale Street is proceeding with plans to transform a listed empty office building into 34 brand new apartments.The coucil reports that Citrus House, which stands at 40-46 Dale Street, has been empty for the past 10...
Thursday, 3 April, 2014 - 10:50
Austerity cuts have impacted Liverpool City Councils economic development agency, cutting staff by more than a third.The total number of staff at Vision will be cut from 64 to 37 over the coming months.Staff employed on fixed term contracts will be...
Thursday, 3 April, 2014 - 10:15
A 50 year regeneration blueprint has already generated £2bn of private investment and thousands of jobs for the region.That is the conclusion of an independent review of the first five years of Ocean Gateway, the plan by developer Peel for 50...
Thursday, 3 April, 2014 - 10:08
New regulations came into action yesterday which are set to make it easier for small businesses to negotiate the rates they pay for energy and lead to annual savings in excess of £1bn.Contract end dates on bills they send to small business...
Thursday, 3 April, 2014 - 09:55
A brand new platform has been launched by The National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers (NACFB) which aims to help growing enterprises secure finance. FindSMEfinance.co.uk will be matching small and medium businesses with funding across a...