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Posted: 26th August 2016

Why Smartphone video is a ‘must have’ for promoting your business

A modern smartphone is like having a film studio in your pocket - yet few businesses take advantage of the amazing technology they already own to promote their products and services. Now a new online course intends to change all that and get entrepreneurs creating great video.

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Posted: 23rd August 2016

Fife Business Week 2016 - Supporting New and Growing Businesses for Future Success

FIFE Business Week 2016 is set to run this year from 7 to 11 November. Featuring a range of events to support new and growing businesses, it will also provide opportunities for companies to come together to network and exchange ideas.

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Posted: 19th August 2016

Stagecoach East Scotland have launched a new coach link between Fife and Glasgow Airport

Route X24 has been extended to operate hourly between St Andrews, Cupar, Glenrothes, Halbeath Park & Ride, Dunfermline, Kincardine, Glasgow city centre, Braehead Shopping Centre and Glasgow Airport.

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Posted: 19th August 2016

BCC: Surge in trade documentation before EU referendum

There was a surge in the volume of trade documentation issued in the second quarter of 2016 - before the EU referendum - the latest Quarterly International Trade Outlook (QITO) from the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and DHL has shown.

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Posted: 19th August 2016

Fife College Staff Kick-off New Term with Learning and Teaching Event

Staff from Fife College came together to begin their new term with a special Learning and Teaching event organised just for them.

The event was held to launch the College’s new Learning and Teaching Strategy which will drive forward all College plans to ensure that Fife College offers high quality learning and teaching alongside a great range of courses and activities.

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Posted: 19th August 2016

Help develop a New Economic Strategy for Fife

The Fife Economy Partnership, Fife Council and the Opportunities Fife Partnership are currently developing a new economic strategy for the region.

They are keen to find out about the challenges and barriers to growth businesses in Fife are encountering and are inviting local business operators to let them know by taking part in an online survey.

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Posted: 19th August 2016

Local Students Receive ‘Transformational Mentoring’ From World Class Athletes

Students at Kirkcaldy High School in Fife will receive transformational mentoring from world class athletes, as part of an innovative new project to support young people facing disadvantage in isolated areas of England, Scotland and Wales.

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Posted: 18th August 2016

Free export advice for Fife businesses

Fife firms can access free export advice and learn how to effectively research international markets when the ‘Exporting is GREAT Tour’ makes a stop at the University of St Andrews Gateway Building, North Haugh, St Andrews, on 8 September, 11.30 – 14.00.

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Posted: 12th August 2016

Fife College Encourages Businesses to Play Fayre

Fife College is encouraging local businesses to step forward and take part in their annual Freshers’ Fayre.

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Posted: 10th August 2016

Fife Economic Strategy Review Business Breakfast

I am contacting you on behalf of the Fife Economy and Opportunities Fife Partnerships to invite you to a business breakfast on Friday 2 September.  The event, which is free to attend, is being organised as part of the current review of Fife’s Economic Strategy. 

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