General Interest

General Interest

There’s nothing like a good team building exercise to boost productivity, morale, motivation, to improve communication, trust and teamwork.  Below I have listed 10 exciting and innovative team building exercises, 5 cheap and 5 free, that are sure to...
After writing a piece on Exeter as a startup hub, I was invited to a Startup Weekend. To my delight, I wasn’t simply there to document the event, but was registered as a participant to get involved and team...
Tech City UK is piloting a new initiative called Upscale. The 6 month programme helps 30 selected ‘early stage tech businesses’ on their road to expansion with the expertise of world-class Scale Coaches. Upscale provides workshops and networking sessions...
Cambridge, home to one the most internationally recognised educational facilities, was nicknamed ‘The Silicon Fen’ over a decade ago. Also known as the Cambridge Cluster, this city inspires high-tech start ups, particularly in the software and biotech sector. Cambridge boasts being in the...
Exeter is a student brewing pot for entrepreneurial ideas. The local council has created a focus on a strong startup community as well as trying to create an innovative landscape by getting big companies – such as EDF and...
Research consistently shows that young companies are striking up in business with a green mind-set; yet for those who are outside of co-working spaces, and are instead inside of freezing sole offices and workspaces, the challenge of staying green...
Newcastle is the powerhouse for innovation in the North East of England. Although many people associate Newcastle with football and friendly Geordies, it is one of the fastest growing tech scenes outside of London. Newcastle has been a center...
International Women’s Day is right around the corner. Girls, boys, women and men are all gearing up to celebrate the advances in gender equality and focusing on the issues still at hand. We reckon that this is the time...
Whilst there are no formal qualifications or experience required to be a company director there are certain persons who cannot act in that capacity, namely people aged under 16, bankrupts, disqualified persons and any person acting as an auditor...
For entrepreneurs across the UK, there are some key events coming up in 2017. If you want to meet and network with like-minded people, learn from those who have been there and done it already, and give your business...