Promoting yourself in the local media (for free!)

If your business has something to shout about, then getting your news out there can be tricky, especially without a budget. While your news,...

How to deal with a social media addiction in the workplace?

David Price, Managing Director of Health Assured said, It is almost expected that an employer may be confronted by the dilemma of what to...

Employment contracts for Apprenticeships – what should be included?

Alan Price comments on Apprenticeships – What should be included in documentation for an apprentice, what rights do apprentices have and what should they...

Leading experts discuss the opportunities and threats SMEs face

During this September’s Small Business Advice Week, a panel of industry experts from different fields took part in a roundtable event at the ICAEW...

£250,000 investment paves way for Leeds company’s 40th year

Leeds-based interiors specialist Vantage has invested more than a quarter of a million pounds in the fit-out of its premises, in readiness for 25%...

IT and digital professionals prove tech industry packs a punch in Yorkshire

More than 300 IT and digital professionals from throughout the county gathered at Elland Road last week when the doors to the inaugural TechTrade...

Wakefield entrepreneur among guests in attendance at Royal event

A start-up fashion entrepreneur was among a select number of guests to attend His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales event. Held at Dumfries House...

What are zero hours contracts? And how do they work?

Alan Price comments on Zero hour contracts   Alan Price, HR Director at Peninsula said: “Sports Direct has just announced it will offer directly employed...

Yorkshire business set to make waves in the water market

A new company, born out of Yorkshire Water, launches to the non-household water market this week. Operating from their UK head office in Barnsley,...

Wakefield firm helps complete £3 million project to historic English park

A Wakefield-based firm has facilitated the completion of a renovation project of a long-standing English park worth £3 million. Featherstone-based Route One has completed the...