USING SOCIAL MEDIA FOR BUSINESS

Social Media Revolution.. Due to high demand, our fabulous online marketing workshop dates have been extended throughout the year for the benefit of local businesses. Online marketing is more important now than ever, currently the fastest growing market for online activity is the over 55’s which means that all businesses, irrelevant of sector will have…

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NATIONAL INSURANCE INCREASE

The UK’s leading business groups have formed a unique coalition promoting an internet petition that calls for the 1% employer National Insurance Contributions increase – planned for April 2011 – to be scrapped. The petition, found in full at the dedicated website www.no-nics-rise.co.uk, says: “We, the undersigned, call upon the Government to reverse the 1…

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MINIMUM WAGE INCREASE

Our accountants Coleman Bradshaw recently enlightened us via their wonderful new look newsletter to the national minimum wage increase, which came into effect from 1st October 2009 16-17 year olds is now £3.57 per hour18-21 year olds is now £4.83 per hour22+ year olds is now £5.80 per hour For more accountancy related information, please…

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EUROPE NEEDS MORE WOMEN!

Female Entrepreneurs are vital to Britain’s growth and Europe’s economic prosperity, yet women are still held back from launching businesses which the EU have now announced will be a key priority to support women’s business community.Currently only 8% of businesses in the EU, are owned by a women, compared with over 16% male owned companies,…

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DERBYSHIRE NETWORKING

Brighter Networking launches again after its Christmas break with a new look and new pay as you go agenda attached to it. Meeting on a monthly basis, starting on the evening at 6pm prompt Thursday 25th February local businesses from around Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire can attend for just £10 and are free to network…

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