Latest News

Please find below a range of stories from across the membership and the network. If you would like to submit a member story please send it to Cheryl King for inclusion on this page and our fortnightly Enewsletter.

New faces at Wellwood Communications

Monday, 5 August 2019

Wellwood Communications are delighted to welcome on board Jim Low and David Green to their sales team.

Jim has been appointed as a Sales Executive and brings with him a wealth of sales experience and a passion for connecting with people.

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Export competition encourages UK SMEs to plan ahead, whatever happens with Brexit.

Friday, 2 August 2019

This autumn Brexit will again dominate the minds of businesses and traders, but the UK's SMEs should continue to plan ahead and look to export as a way of mitigating risk and increasing global sales. The government's ‘Export Strategy' aims to grow exports as a percentage of GDP from 30% to 35% and encouraging SMEs to look at global markets - especially emerging markets - will play a vital part of this.

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Airport no longer on the Fringe. Festival acts to perform at Edinburgh Airport

Wednesday, 31 July 2019

Acts from the world-famous Edinburgh Fringe will perform at Edinburgh Airport for the first time as the terminal becomes one of the newest showcase venues.

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SCC to PM: Action must be taken to reinvigorate Scottish & UK economies

Tuesday, 30 July 2019

The Scottish Chambers of Commerce – which represents 26 chambers of commerce and over 12,000 businesses across Scotland – urges the incoming Prime Minister, the Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP, to address stifled business confidence and investment in the UK business community.

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Stagecoach East Scotland shortlisted for top transport awards

Tuesday, 30 July 2019

Stagecoach East Scotland are finalists at a top industry event, with two nominations at the National Transport Awards

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Employment Lawyer in Your Pocket returns with Season 5!

Tuesday, 30 July 2019

Blackadders’ highly-rated “Employment Lawyer In Your Pocket” podcast returns for another season on 6 September 2019. The podcast is aimed at business owners and managers and intends to steer them through the contentious world of employment law.

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Big Partnership - Premier Partner Feature

Monday, 29 July 2019

BIG Partnership was established nineteen years ago, they are one of the largest independent agencies outside London, with a team of 107 based in four offices across the UK – Glasgow, Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Manchester.

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Fife Council receives Gold Award for Burntisland’s new affordable homes

Monday, 29 July 2019

A new Fife Council affordable homes development at the former Burntisland Primary School has been awarded a gold certificate in the Secure By Design Award by Police Scotland.

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54 Young Fife People, 22 Fife Business & Endless Tweets

Friday, 26 July 2019

 
Mhairi Prendergast, Career Ready Regional Manager for Fife & Forth Valley shares some of the highlights from this year’s Career Ready internships across Fife. “I am so proud of our young Fife people this year. Each on their own journeys of personal development and career discovery, but as a collective, have shown professionalism, adaptability, resilience, creativity, curiosity and excitement for their futures.

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Dynamic EMS expand its purchasing team to meet increased demand

Friday, 26 July 2019

The world of Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) always fluctuates.  Forget about no two days being the same, no two hours are!  As a result, leading EMS companies like Dynamic EMS designs its business model to be agile and flexible to support the needs of its customers, the industry, and the supply chain.  
 
But this rock function also requires people, dynamic people who understand how to navigate their way through turbulent times as market forces shift.
 

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