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Finance in Cornwall 2015

Regarded as a ‘must attend’ event for business owners, the 8th annual Finance in Cornwall conference takes place Tuesday 8 May as part of Cornwall ...


Set your social media on fire!

A new full day social media workshop aimed at businesses looking to increase their social presence is to take place this June.


Hiring plans “sky high” but productivity stalls

The hiring intentions of UK firms are at “sky-high” levels with figures stronger even than those during the boom of the mid-2000s, according to the...


Firms with savings missing out on “millions”

With business cash on deposit up by 6%, many businesses are missing out on potential interest with 31% of business deposit accounts paying just 0.1...


Freelancers enjoying higher rates and more work

Freelancers’ confidence in business and the economy has been restored after dips in the previous quarter, according to new research.


Record Lending Year for SWIG Finance

Responsible finance lender, SWIG Finance has supported a record number of South West businesses in the last 12 months.


Somerset business breakfast announced at Wheddon Cross

Following the successful launch of the new Highbridge Enterprise Centre in Somerset, South West Business Centres are continuing their support for l...


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