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9 young entrepreneurs nailing the start-up scene in the South West

With a thriving business scene, the South West is the place to set up stall. We showcase 9 exciting new businesses in the region started by talented young entrepreneurs, who share their top tips for...
Susie Parker
Susie Parker
Posted on: 17.06.15
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Halal in Asia

Muslims account for about 40% or about 240 million of Southeast Asia's population, thus making Islam the most widely practiced religion in this region. Majorities are found in Brunei, Indonesia and...
Carole McCarthy
Carole McCarthy
Posted on: 04.06.15
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Mastering finance: 5 tips for start-up success

Raising finance requires careful planning, as a thorough fine-tuned financial plan will significantly boost your chance of obtaining investment and launching a successful business. We take a look at...
Alyson Eyval
Alyson Eyval
Posted on: 04.06.15
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Facebook Video: 5 tips for small businesses

The rapid momentum of Facebook video is both exciting and challenging for digital marketers because, although it offers a whole new opportunity for high levels of brand reach and engagement, it's...
Lana Richardson
Lana Richardson
Posted on: 26.05.15
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Brand archetypes and how they affect your business

'Archetype,' has become something of a buzzword in the marketing community, but what, precisely, is it? Guest author John Lanyon discusses the concept of archetypes and outlines why they are crucial...
John Lanyon
John Lanyon
Posted on: 22.05.15
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3 Steps to Successful Recruitment

Recruitment is the ever-evolving discipline. It's not enough to pop an ad in the local paper or Tweet a lacklustre notice. And SMEs, like most modern day employers, are up against it. Whether you're...
Mark Bevans
Mark Bevans
Posted on: 20.05.15
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6 Influential Business Women to Follow in the South West

As we see a rise in female MPs in Britain following the General Election, plus a noticeable boost in the economic empowerment of women, Business West has connected with seven of the most influential...
Charlie Bradley
Charlie Bradley
Posted on: 20.05.15
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25 Billion Devices by 2020: How the Internet of Things could be the next Technology Revolution

From toothbrushes that record brushing habits to cars that automatically update their own software, the growing ability of devices to sense and interact with their environments through the Internet...
Patrick Lincoln
Patrick Lincoln
Posted on: 18.05.15
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Is Apple Watch useful as an enterprise tool?

Dr Mark Mason, Mubaloo founder and Business West Board member, shares his experience of using Apple Watch for a week and explores whether it is a useful tool for enterprise. Plus, read our 'Apple...
Dr Mark Mason
Dr Mark Mason
Posted on: 08.05.15
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