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Growth Vouchers Press Release

Posted on Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Growth Vouchers press release KENT BUSINESS MENTOR TO DELIVER ADVICE TO HELP SMALL BUSINESSES GROW Kent Business Mentor (and Chamber Member) Mike Moloney offers advice as part of £30m Growth Vouchers initiative The programme distributes subsidies of up to £2,000 for business advice Part of an advice marketplace aimed at encouraging small businesses to take…

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At Zine, we educate and we engage. We advise and support; inform and interact. Our key focus may be the delivery of digital marketing services, but that doesn’t mean it’s all we focus on – and the reality is, we educate arguably just as much as we deliver services. And it’s for this reason why,…

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Best Innovation/Technology Used In A Landscape Scheme

Posted on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Plasticom Ltd has been involved in supplying the mouldes for The Frosts Verticle Module, this is the next generation in living wall technology. The three-in-one panel design allows the module to be cut to suit different installation requirements without compromising quality and reducing the carbon footprint of the products used. The FVM is manufactured in…

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China Business Opportunities

Posted on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

How we are helping UK companies do business in China CBBC and UKTI are dedicated to identifying the latest Business Opportunities for British companies across various sectors. To see more click here

New Year – New Car?

Posted on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Thinking about getting a new company car this year? If yes, listen out for these buzz words, electric, 75g/km and diesel. Electric cars will no longer be tax free From 06 April 2015, cars with extremely low emissions of 0 – 50g/km will have a starting tax bracket of 5%. This means that even electric company cars will now…

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Looking for some new ideas?

Posted on Monday, January 19th, 2015

We’ve put together a library of recommended reading for those involved with business. Sometimes inspiration is only a paragraph away. If you know of a great business read. Let us know http://www.kentinvictachamber.co.uk/business-advice/recommended-reading/

LED lighting top tips

Posted on Monday, January 19th, 2015

LED lighting can greatly reduce energy consumption. Here are some of our LED Lighting top tips: Survey your lighting and calculate the annual cost of running your lighting for each area. This will identify priority areas for changing as well as those areas where no change is required Work out how to measure the energy…

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Growth Vouchers finish end of March

Posted on Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Anyone wishing to apply for Growth Vouchers should do so now, 6 areas to choose from:- finance and cash flow recruiting and developing staff improving leadership and management skills marketing, attracting and keeping customers making the most of digital technology most small businesses are eligible contact https://www.gov.uk/apply-growth-vouchers to apply now, before time runs out!

Mentoring and Bite Size Mentoring

Posted on Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

What is mentoring? Traditional Mentoring is a means of providing encouragement and support to businesses and individuals over a period of time in order for them to overcome a current issue or concern they have. Mentoring provides essential support to business leaders in the areas of business performance, improving results or growing their business, as…

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Bankruptcy Tourism in Britain

Posted on Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Bankruptcy tourism is the practice of individuals or companies coming to Britain to go bankrupt or into liquidation. The term was first coined by bankruptcy registrars in 2006/07 when they began to notice high numbers of foreign, particularly German, individuals declaring bankruptcy in the UK. When you look at the German bankruptcy legislation you can…

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