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Entrepreneurs told to become ‘national champions’ by CBI

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Entrepreneurs have been told to aim higher by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), by setting their sights on becoming ‘national champions.’

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Access Self Storage calls for the UK to take part in its biggest ever charity appeal for Christmas

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As part of its national Christmas Gift Appeal, Access Self Storage is collecting toy donations for over 20 local children’s charities throughout the UK.

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UK inflation increases to 5.2% as small businesses lose confidence

Inflation is well above the Bank of England target rate

The rate of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) has risen to a 19 year high in September, putting small businesses under pressure.

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Southampton software firm to create 100 jobs

A Southampton software company have become the first in the country to win a multi million pound investment from the Business Growth Fund (BGF).

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Wandsworth Businesses Offered £2,000 in grants to recover from riots

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Businesses damaged from the Battersea riots earlier this month can now apply for a restoration grant of up to £2,000. The grant is being offered by Wandsworth Council to provide small businesses with a temporary financial fix to repair shops …

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Do dirty streets affect Wandsworth businesses?

Street cleaning across the Wandsworth area will be cut back even though the roads are some of the dirtiest in London. Do you think the state of the area affects local businesses? According to the Wandsworth Guardian, the Wandsworth Council …

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How far should businesses in Wandsworth get involved with their local community?

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Croydon’s Hilton hotel is hosting a walking event to raise money for charity. Should this be an example to all Wandsworth businesses to support their local community? The fundraising event is being organised in aid of a college for young …

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Access Self Storage Features on Primetime TV

Popular refurbishment program ‘Help! My House is Falling Down’ is to be filmed at Access Self Storage’s Woolwich branch. The Channel 4 program follows Sarah Beeny and her team of experts where they help focus families on repairing their house …

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How Important is it to Challenge Employees?

Looking for a challenge

One in four workers are willing to move countries to find a better job as many graduates feel their current employment does not push them.  Is it up to the employer to challenge their work force and offer career progression? …

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Are Men Better at Networking?

LinkedIn suggests men are better at networking online than women as they were calculated to have more connections on the world’s largest professional network, but what do you think? The online network has more than 100 million members worldwide, and …

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