2018 – a year of opportunity but even greater security challenges lie ahead

Scottish business AST Risk Consultancy & Training Services Ltd is predicting that 2018 will present businesses with a greater range and complexity of security challenges as technological development gathers pace. Company founder Alan Stenhouse, who...

Malt Whisky tasting at the Carmelite

Whisky is very much an acquired taste. In many respects, it’s seen as a complicated drink, with each malt’s flavour profile influenced by the land, the barrel, the barley and the water.  Just as I...

TV white space brings connectivity to local communities around Loch Ness

Broadway Partners and Nominet have announced the next phase of the rollout of TV white space (TVWS) broadband technology, with installations beginning around in the Inverness area around Loch Ness, as a tourist hotspot...

Business leaders welcome National Manufacturing Institute for Scotland to Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire’s business community has welcomed the news that Scotland’s National Manufacturing Institute for Scotland (NMIS) will be established in Renfrewshire. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon yesterday (Monday 11 December) announced the industry-led institute will be built...

Create the conditions for long-term business success

While uncertainty has undoubtedly affected businesses over the last eighteen months – accentuated by every twist and turn in Holyrood, Westminster and Brussels – many firms have prospered, thanks both to their own dynamism...

Tailor Maid Home Care – delivering first-class care in East Renfrewshire and Glasgow

Established in 2010, Tailor Maid Home Care is a family led business which prides itself on delivering first-class care at Home in East Renfrewshire and Glasgow. Sisters, Shirley Dickson who is a registered nurse...

Major £30m investment sees George Leslie Ltd deliver lifeline Brodick Ferry Terminal

A major £30m of investment on a flagship project involving the construction of a new Ferry Terminal facility for the busy port of Brodick on the Isle of Arran has been undertaken by Civil...

Ideas have the possibility to create change

And this is the very reason people come together to attend events Whether a congress for 5000, a meeting for 500 or an incentive for 50, these delegates come together to create new connections, establish...

The nature of online trading

The nature of online trading creates considerable virus, spyware and hacker risk exposures, including theft of customer banking information, privacy liability following a breach of personal identity data, and e-business interruption. These risks may not...

Auchrannie completes transfer of ownership to employees

Luxury resort Auchrannie has announced it has completed its transition to become Scotland’s latest employee-owned business, with 160 members of staff becoming owners. Located in Brodick on the Isle of Arran, Auchrannie is an award-winning...