New collaboration to boost business and trade between Scotland and Turkey

A new collaboration between the Turkish Scottish Chamber of Commerce and Industry (TSCCI) and the Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) has been formally signed. Scottish and Turkish business owners joined Scottish and Turkish Government officials,...

Creating a tech ecosystem so Scotland’s SMEs can flourish

In today’s ever changing world, there is one constant in business. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) remain the great incubators of new concepts and ideas, which can scale up and flourish into tomorrow’s fantastic...

Safeguarding your staff and properly protecting your premises

Matthew Holliday, Director of Approval Schemes at the National Security Inspectorate, describes how Chambers, business owners and managers can make use of innovative protective systems including police compliant visual surveillance-based intruder alarms to safeguard...

SCC appoints new International Trade Director to target global growth

Scottish Chambers of Commerce announces Seona Shand as the organisation’s new International Trade Director. Seona has over a decade of experience in the field of international trade and brings to SCC deep knowledge and practical...

How CGI’s commitment to diversity is providing opportunities for the next generation of Scots...

The technology sector is flourishing. Opportunities that come with skilled jobs are continuing to grow apace. But for some, that world of opportunity can still feel light years away. That is why companies like CGI...

Employers help design the future of career services

A new report commissioned as part of the Scottish Government’s Young Person’s Guarantee outlines how career services need to evolve to keep up with changes in the world of work. An independent programme board, commissioned...

Nurturing our passionate people

A core pillar of our approach to the recovery of Scotland’s tourism sector is ‘supporting and protecting our passionate people’; those who work in the industry and are ultimately at its heart, helping to...

Apprenticeships work for Scotland’s employers

Scotland’s employers are gaining fresh ideas and new talent through apprenticeships that is cutting costs and securing a skilled workforce for the future. Held recently, Skills Development Scotland’s Scottish Apprenticeship Awards shone a spotlight on...

Skills Development Scotland outline plans in the race to Net Zero

Training for the next generation of renewable professionals, putting climate change resources into schools and harnessing apprentice talent to solve low carbon industry challenges. Just three of the actions taken under a raft of projects...

Digitisation in the workplace

Home to one of the largest waterside manufacturing and repair facilities in the UK, Babcock’s Rosyth facilities has seen significant investment, transforming the historic site into the UK’s most modern maritime support facility with...