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Meeting Richard Branson on Necker Island

Amazing Ventur podcast not to be missed... Tuesday 12th October – Tracey Smolinski Tracey gives us a master class in networking, the do's and don’ts of making connections which can transform your business and career. We hear how it feels to visit Necker Island where Tracey ticks meeting Richard Branson

Common barriers female business owners can relate to in 2021

When it comes to the gender split of small business owners in the UK, a recent study found that just 32% of UK businesses are owned by women. This is an increase compared to 2017, when it was reported that just 17% of British entrepreneurs were female. Despite this growth,

Nominations open today for the sixth Northern Power Women Awards

Nominations are open for the sixth Northern Power Women Awards (2022) on 13 September 2021. And NPW founder Simone Roche MBE has a simple message for people: “This is a time of uncertainty but also a time of hope. My message to everyone is: ‘We are back, let’s build

Free webinars for Yorkshire businesswomen and entrepreneurs

Small business lender iwoca has curated the first of their series of free webinar events, designed specifically for Yorkshire based female business owners, entrepreneurs, and aspiring entrepreneurs. Watch it here: Photo by Vale Simantob: iwoca (

From corporate London fashion to the flowers of the Colne Valley

Teb Moema left her corporate fashion career as a learning and development manager in London, moved to the Colne Valley and set up her own floristry business, Moema Floral Design during the height of lockdown. After working in London and having a long career as training and development consultant for

Opus Trust extends PR contract with Open Comms

Opus Trust Communications, the omnichannel communications specialist headquartered in Leicester, has extended its PR and content marketing agreement with Open Communications, the straight-talking PR agency based in Yorkshire. First appointed to work with Opus Trust Communications in 2019, Open Communications put in place a press office function for the brand

“You’ll benefit more now the SDLT holiday is ending” says local property expert

The Stamp Duty Holiday, a tax break which has spurred the UK housing market into overdrive throughout the pandemic, recently began to wind down. Until 30th September, buyers will only benefit from the break on the first £250,000 of their property, as opposed to £500,000 before 30th June