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Testing firm AlphaBiolabs invests £400,000 and adds 16 staff as child protection cases surge

A surge in drug and alcohol testing for child protection cases during lockdown has led AlphaBiolabs to recruit 16 staff and invest £400,000 in...

Rotherham Recruitment Company is Back On Track Thanks to Re-Start to Growth Programme

Multitask Personnel, a permanent and temporary recruitment specialist based in Rotherham, has gained a new strategic direction that should put it back on track, thanks to Sheffield City Region’s “Re-Start to Growth” programme.

Protean Solutions Launches Supporting Cascade

A well-known face in the sporting world has taken his expertise in making people fit in the mind as well as fit in the...
Poor quality internet is biggest bugbear of lockdown home workers, Odyssey Systems survey reveals

Poor quality internet is biggest bugbear of lockdown home workers, Odyssey Systems survey reveals

Unreliable internet connectivity has proved to be the number one IT headache for those working from home during the lockdown period, according to a...

New ‘Motor Alliance’ offers fresh choice for UK dealer market

MotorVise Automotive has teamed up with Drive Assured and The Compliance Company to offer an extensive range of specialist support services to the motor...

Inquesta appoints marketing manager as COVID-19 creates impetus for further expansion

Forensic accounting and insolvency practice Inquesta has recruited a marketing manager as it gears up for its next phase of growth. Matthew Titcomb has relocated from London to Manchester to join Inquesta in a new role for the business.

CMS to recruit gas and heating engineers to support team covering North West and...

Commercial Maintenance Services (CMS) UK Ltd is seeking to recruit two qualified gas and heating engineers to complement its team covering the North West...

Progressive Northern business helps British exporters bounce back and grow with China’s e-commerce

In these uncertain times, with further challenges ahead for British businesses wanting to trade internationally, revisiting and adapting export strategies is more important than...

Nexus Planning selected for social value framework: Great Places’ Innovation Chain North

Nexus Planning has been selected as one of the planning consultants on the Innovation Chain North (ICN) Framework to support on town planning services. Great Places Housing Group's £750m framework runs until 2024.

Entrepreneurs’ Forum welcomes introduction of one metre plus social distancing

A reduction in social distancing rules to one metre plus has been welcomed by the Entrepreneurs' Forum - which says the decision will have...

Tech leader APD bucks trend with revenue growth and accelerated recruitment

Control room technology leader APD Communications has stepped up recruitment during the coronavirus crisis, including hiring 19 new employees.
How to manage cash flow in your business?

How to manage cash flow in your business?

Top tips for managing your cash flow effectively so that your business can trade and grow. There is a much-used phrase that ‘cash is king’....

Manchester Co-working Space Aims To Help Businesses Thrive As National Lockdown Lifts

Use.Space, an innovative co-working space based in central Manchester, is set to re-open its doors on the 1st July, with a plan to not only help businesses and freelancers survive, but to help them thrive during this transitional period.

Business Consultants A Matter Of Choice Launch Online Programme For ‘Adjusting To The New...

National business consultancy A Matter of Choice has launched a series of digital sessions around ‘Adjusting to the New Reality’, designed to support organisations...

Bondgate IT issues security warning as hackers continue to exploit coronavirus pandemic

Bondgate IT is advising those businesses and organisations that have switched to remote working to ensure they have effective security measures in place -...

Darlington HR expert urges businesses to adapt their culture to survive post-lockdown

Businesses will need to consider a new, more flexible culture in order to adapt and survive following lockdown, according to Darlington-based HR2day. The HR firm...

Finance For Enterprise and NPIF helps modular buildings specialist lay foundations for future growth

Owners of a Hornsea-based construction company which specialises in the installation of modular buildings are cooking up plans to nurture entrepreneurial talent in the...

Pandemic presents opportunity to strengthen UK energy supply chain with repatriation of manufacturing and...

NOF, the business development specialists for the energy sectors, is encouraging the government to back UK manufacturing and engineering by supporting the reshoring of...

Jenny Kilburn of Synergos Consultancy Ltd speaks about her career to date

Jenny Kilburn is Founder and Managing Director of Huddersfield based Synergos Consultancy Ltd, a specialist consultancy company who assist businesses to achieve various means of compliance.

RGCF predicts growth in MBO activity as it enters its 10th year in operation

RG Corporate Finance (RGCF) is predicting a rise on Management Buy Out (MBO) activity in the second half of 2020 on the back of...

Wakefield firm proves contactless car sales are key to industry’s future

With the automotive industry taking a hit during the Coronavirus pandemic, The Car Buying Group based in Wakefield has resumed trading with tens of thousands of customers looking to sell their car.

Training specialist unveils new post-lockdown learning method

A leading north west training provider has unveiled its plans for how people will complete skills training after the lockdown.

Germany cyber firm chooses Yorkshire distributor to boost UK presence

One of Germany’s fastest growing tech firms has chosen Yorkshire-based cybersecurity distributor Brigantia to help expand its presence in the UK.

Accountancy firm HURST agrees office deal at Spaces Deansgate

Accounting and business advisory firm HURST has agreed a three-year deal for a new Manchester city centre base at flexible workspace venue Spaces Deansgate.

Mixed messages for businesses on returning to work safely

Survey finds an almost equal split on employers’ perceptions of government guidelines

Yorkshire Businesses to Consider Consolidating Comms After Lockdown

Unified communications platform, Pod developed by leading Leeds-based telecoms company, 24 Seven Cloud Communications is making it easier than ever for businesses to stay connected amidst a worldwide pandemic

Retain your talent, says business leader

Chief Executive of regional law firm Napthens Shru Morris has sent a message to the region’s business leaders – make talent retention a priority through these challenging times.

Chester video production company spreads its wings following popularity of its nest box camera

A video production business in Chester has set up a side business installing motion-triggered cameras at wildlife sites, off the back of thousands tuning in to view footage from its nest box camera at the top of Chester’s tallest building.

R&D Tax Credits Could Bring Cheer

Ahead of World Gin Day and Beer Day Britain, a northern-based R&D tax reclaim specialist is urging the north's gin distilleries and craft brewers to assess if they could be rewarded by an HMRC refund that would raise some cheer.

First Office letting following £2m Ambler House Refurbishment

Carter Towler has secured the first office tenant for the extensively refurbished Ambler House on Boar Lane.

Award-winning Dairy Innovator to Help Farmers Claim Back Thousands

Cumbrian-based R&D tax reclaim specialist, Growthviser, has bolstered its team, as managing director, Darina Ward, sets her sights on reclaiming thousands of pounds of tax, on behalf of farmers, and other northern innovators and solutions finders.

Harrogate-based Synergy Car Leasing Invests in Fleet Management Solution

ODO fleet management solution enables Synergy Car Leasing to expand their customer offering.

Nurseries first in UK to take infection control course

Two local children's nurseries are the first to take an infection control course aimed at early years settings which have re-opened following the lifting of Government Covid-19 restrictions.

Ryecroft Glenton encourages employers to join Cycle to Work scheme

Ryecroft Glenton (RG) is encouraging employers to consider joining a Cycle to Work scheme amidst concerns around public transport due to the COVID-19 pandemic,...

Techconsult UK aims for growth after MBO

North East-based specialist engineering and technical staffing company Techconsult UK is aiming for growth following a Management Buy Out (MBO) led by two of...

Pugh’s rolls out national estate agent partnership network

National property auctioneer Pugh & Co has launched an initiative that will see the firm partner with estate agents across the UK.

Social Media Plays a Crucial Role in the Future of Business

Digital marketing agency sobananapenguin explains why social media should be used by all businesses to engage with their unique target audiences.
How today’s businesses can benefit from Prefabricated Data Centres

How today’s businesses can benefit from Prefabricated Data Centres

Prefabricated data centre modules can help businesses of today meet a range of challenges by providing cost effective, energy efficient data centre infrastructure that...

Newcastle-based video production firm appoints Director of Photography

Turps Film, an independent video production company based in the north-east, has announced the appointment of Krishna Muthurangu as its new Director of Photography. Following...

New business prepares to fight COVID in Tees Valley with unique cleaning system

Chem to Kill, a start-up business based in Tees Valley, is launching a brand new decontamination service which is proven to kill COVID 19...