Scottish entrepreneur chosen as Santander mentor for women in business

We’ve all recently been celebrating International Women’s Day which focuses on the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. According to a recent...

Learning from Hindsight: A campaign for culture change

Across the breadth of the regulated financial services sector, there is a prevailing regulatory spotlight on non-financial misconduct. One company taking action to help...

GLASGOW RESEARCHERS CONTRIBUTE TO INDUSTRY-LED PILOT PROJECT ON DRIVERLESS CARS

Researchers from the University of Glasgow’s Adam Smith Business School are joining forces with the European Space Agency (ESA), the UK Space Agency and...

Armstrong Watson Launches Business Owners Cyber Security Survey

With information and cyber crime now bigger than all other types of organised crime put together - and businesses of every size falling victim...

Why use e-bikes for business ?

We are all aware that changes are required for the commuting and transport needs of our cities. Our urban centres, our most heavily populated...

R&D tax credits – totally brilliant – but not just walk in the park, in the sun

The Big Picture - increasingly contributing to business innovation By Terry Toms, RandDtax According to the latest figures on R&D Tax claims published by The Office...

5 Business Podcasts to listen to in 2020

Siobhan Divers, Communications & Events Executive,Scottish Chambers of Commerce Podcasts are a great way to stay up to date without having to pause life to scroll...

Mentoring – an invaluable service for business owners

“Being mentored has enabled my business to grow, my staff to develop, along with my level of self-awareness and strategic focus to improve significantly.” When...

Working from Home Securely

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak working from home has now become a reality for millions of people. While it’s important to be aware of...

Coronavirus: A Guide for Employers – Part 4

Following on from the employment team’s recent blogs on Coronavirus, a common concern of employers at the moment is in relation to making employees...

Coronavirus: A Guide for Employers – Part 3

Following on from the employment team’s blogs on the recent coronavirus outbreak, we are frequently being asked whether an employer can lay off staff...

Coronavirus: A Guide for Employers – Part 2

Coronavirus is continuing to spread around the UK and the number of cases is rapidly increasing each day. Employers will inevitably have many concerns regarding...

Coronavirus: A guide for Employers

In January this year, we saw the outbreak of Coronavirus in Wuhan, China, but little did we know at the time the impact that...

Scottish entrepreneur chosen as Santander mentor for women in business

We’ve all recently been celebrating International Women’s Day which focuses on the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. According to a recent...

Inverclyde Shares Tourism Goals with VisitScotland Chief Executive

Visit Scotland Chief Executive Malcolm Roughead visited Inverclyde as part of his 2019 Listening Tour. Malcolm met CalMac’s managing director Robbie Drummond before travelling to...

Avanti west coast unveiled as name for new railway partnership

FirstGroup and Trenitalia’s West Coast Partnership heralds a new era of innovative high-speed rail services Avanti West Coast has been unveiled as the name of...

Businesses in Scotland will need to dig deep to embrace the upheavals the coming era brings

We should acknowledge the great work of many of our public and private services personnel who have been at the coal face working exceptionally...

Planning for Brexit

Scottish Enterprise and our partners in the public sector are doing all we can to help businesses stay resilient and address the anticipated impacts...

The term ‘Web Design’ doesn’t begin to cover it!

A different approach to web design I’m not comfortable with labels like ‘Digital Agency’ or ‘SEO Experts’ because no-one knows what they really mean! Certainly...

Modern Apprenticeship (MA) opportunities with CalMac more than doubled over two years

As part of the Scottish Government’s ‘Year of Young People’ in 2018, CalMac focused recruitment efforts on creating new opportunities for school leavers, dramatically...
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