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Plans for Askam beauty business Salon 44 to move to front room approve…

PLANS for a beauty business to move to the owner’s home have been approved by Barrow Borough Council. The applicant, who runs Salon 44 on Duke Street in Askam, applied for the change of use of a front dining room at their home to

Starting A Business? This Ph.D. Turned Entrepreneur Shares Her Top 5 T…

“Being a Muslim woman and wearing a head covering meant people had pre-conceived ideas about me and, … [+] initially, I struggled to be taken seriously.” Dr Izdihar Jamil speaks on building brand authority no matter what your starting point. Dr. Izdihar Jamil Starting

How businesses have adapted to the ever-changing landscape

The monumental challenges of the pandemic – from the various lockdowns, restrictions and social distancing to the furloughing of staff and the need to apply for emergency grants – have left many bosses and their staff with their heads spinning. It has been an

COVID-19 Impact Analysis of Business Gamification Market Report 2020

According to the report published by Zeal Insider, the “Global  Business Gamification Share, Forecast Data, In-Depth Analysis, And Detailed Overview, and Forecast, 2013 – 2026” generated $xx.xx billion in 2016, and is estimated to reach $xx.xx billion by 2023, registering a CAGR of

Combining Creativity And Tech To Boost Business

Technology and the way in which we use it in business is moving at a faster pace than ever before. It would be very difficult to get a business off the ground now without the bare minimum technology in place. Even then, it’s essential

Barclays fined; LV= sells to Bain; jobs data; Springfield upbeat – Dai…

REFRESH PAGE FOR UPDATES 11.30am: Barclays fined Barclays bank has been fined £26m by the Financial Conduct Authority for failures in its treatment of customers who fell into financial difficulties. The FCA found that the bank had mistreated some retail and small business customers

Bike hire firm from Tunbridge Wells in running for Amazon Rural Busine…

A Tunbridge Wells company has been short-listed in the Best Rural Start Up Business category in a nation-wide awards scheme backed by Amazon. CountryBike has made in through to the final six of the Rural Business Awards to be judged in February. CountryBike has

Landlord hits out at “unfair” business tax policy

A landlord in Wandsworth has spoken out over “unfair” business rates on empty shops during the pandemic. The property that Robby Ford, 75, usually rents out on the Old York Road has been vacant since March 31, 2020, after his former tenants did not

New business school partnership to guide future leaders towards buildi…

Further Education News The FE News Channel gives you the latest education news and updates on emerging education strategies and the #FutureofEducation and the #FutureofWork. Providing trustworthy and positive Further Education news and views since 2003, we are a digital news channel with a mixture

Shropshire Council and trading standards call on businesses to ‘step u…

COUNCILLORS and officers at Shropshire Council have called on businesses in the county to ‘step up’ by not trading if they are not allowed to. After complaints from councillors and residents concerning businesses who were bending rules to remain open during the second lockdown,