Remarkable development in productivity across the Liverpool City Region

In a new report by Capital Economics it has been shown that the Liverpool City Region is the best in the UK for the improvement in its productivity per head of population, measured by output per hour worked.

North West businesses told to prepare for growth

A leading investment specialist told North West businesses that the UK economy is now experiencing the strongest growth of any developed economy in the world and that growth would not be confined to the South East.

Mountainous challenge for Merseyside business people

Twenty Liverpool business people have climbed Machu Picchu in Peru in support of Sport Relief and the ADHD Foundation.

The group helped to raise more than £15,000 for the ADHD Foundation and Sport Relief by scaling the 15th Century Inca site located 7,970ft above sea level. They were also joined on the trek by former The Only Way Is Essex personality Kirk Norcross who himself suffers from ADHD.

Jayne Moore, managing director of Jayne Moore Media and one of the trekkers, said: 

Morgan Sindall achieves certification for collaborative business relationships

Construction and infrastructure company, Morgan Sindall, has become one of the first construction companies to be recognised for achieving the requirements of BS 11000 by the British Standards Institute (BSI), the business st

Acclaimed Liverpool hair business receive prestigious accolade

After wowing industry professionals with hair-raising creations, Hooka has secured an impressive six places in the forthcoming L’Oreal Colour Trophy North West Regional Final 2014.

Why failing to make a will could ruin your business

Property investors are creating a potential ‘living hell’ for their families and business partners by failing to make plans for after their death, according to a leading solicitor.


DV8 Designs welcome two new members to their team with company expansion

One of the North West’s most highly acclaimed architecture and interior design practises is expanding its team.

Web hosting company advises local businesses in securing their custom built websites

Leading independent cloud hosting provider Cyber Host Pro is advising local firms of how to secure their custom built websites. 

New web portal launched to support small and medium businesses with funding

Seven of the country’s major alternative funders have launched a web portal designed to signpost small and medium-sized enterprises to the most appropriate source of non-bank funding, providing a shortcut to finance options that business owners may not be fully aware of.

In addition, each organisation will 'recycle' their rejected applicants to the site to access other potential non-bank funding sources.

Global Entrepreneurship Award finalists have been announced

Host organizations in 25 countries were selected this week as the finalists for awards that recognize their contributions to Global Entrepreneurship Week and their efforts towards helping build entrepreneurial ecosystems around the world.