Tackle Staff Training Costs with the UWS Upskilling Fund

Offering Staff training and development programmes may seem like a pretty big investment, even more so in the current economic climate. As business costs rise, budgets are tighter and finding the funds for staff development...

Property in Scotland: Why invest in Edinburgh?

Edinburgh is renowned for its history, architecture, and culture, but what about its investment opportunities? Property experts Tremont Investment explore why global investors should choose the Scottish capital for their next investment. With leading and...

Survey finds that 28% of businesses have not yet thought about or made plans...

Travelknowhow Scotland is calling on businesses across Scotland to reduce their carbon footprint by encouraging more active and sustainable travel across their organisations. The call follows the second wave of their Sustainable Business Travel...

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...

UWS Supporting Sustainability in South Ayrshire

University of the West of Scotland is leading a project to deliver support and training to enable organisations across South Ayrshire to meet the national Net Zero goals, and position South Ayrshire as a...

Remote Power: The Offshore Filling Stations of the Future

By Paul Slorach, Business Development Director, Verlume      www.verlume.world A common sight across many countries worldwide, the petrol station has become synonymous with convenience and ease of access to fuel when required. Introduced over 100...

POST-COVID BID TO BOOST BUSINESSES UNVEILED BY UWS

Supporting small and medium-sized enterprises’ (SME) post-Covid recovery efforts will be the focus of a new University of the West of Scotland (UWS) initiative. Funded by the UK government, Help to Grow: Management will be...

Active Travel: Cycling and walking plays a crucial role in tackling climate change

Following new scientific evidence published by the World Health Organization (WHO), Travelknowhow Scotland is calling on workplaces in Scotland to encourage the switch to more sustainable and active travel. In a new publication, the WHO...

Free travel planning consultancy support package extended throughout 2022/23

Travelknowhow Scotland’s FREE travel planning consultancy support package, in partnership with Cycling Scotland, Sustrans and Smarter Choices Smart Places, has been extended throughout 2022/23. Open to all workplaces across Scotland, Travelknowhow Scotland is providing three...

Language can drive closer academic and industry partnerships

Economic growth and university-industry collaborations could be boosted using key language in proposals, a new study reveals.  Dr David Johnson from University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School explored the language used in 3,500 contract...