2 Jun 2015 09:30
TWENTY-SIX Scottish entrepreneurs will go head to head at the Scottish EDGE Awards on June 12 to battle it out for a share in a £1 million cash prize pot.
14 May 2015 00:01
BUSINESSES from across Fife and Edinburgh are set to pull together this Friday (May 15) to introduce pupils at Kirkcaldy West Primary School to the world of work and entrepreneurship.
12 Apr 2015 12:30
DETAILS of this year’s Small Business Saturday have now been revealed.
1 Apr 2015 09:30
A worldwide survey of entrepreneurs has revealed universal, sustained small business growth.
26 Mar 2015 09:30
FIFE has been revealed as one of Scotland’s top regions for business start-ups.
26 Feb 2015 00:01
EIGHT Scottish businesses – including one in Edinburgh – have made a list of the UK’s 50 most promising food and drink entrepreneurs.
17 Feb 2015 09:30
NEARLY 100 would-be business owners in Fife turned out to get an inspiring message from local successful business owners this week, thanks to the “Just Start It” events from Business Gateway Fife.
26 Jan 2015 09:30
"Just Start It!" That's the message from Business Gateway Fife, which is hosting a series of events next month to inspire would-be business owners.
9 Jan 2015 00:05
SCOTTISH business accelerator Entrepreneurial Spark says it has smashed its previous records for job creation, investment and turnover during 2014.
8 Jan 2015 09:30
WITH uncertainty surrounding the outcome of the general election in May 2015, Baker Tilly’s Corporate Finance Team in Scotland says it’s starting to see an increase in business owners concerned that some advantageous tax reliefs currently offered to small businesses in the UK could potentially be scrapped under a new government.
6 Jan 2015 09:30
HAVING swapped interior design in Changchun to run an Edinburgh restaurant, whose dumplings are in hot demand in Spain, businesswoman Jian Wang serves up a fantastic example of how Scottish firms can break into European markets.
19 Dec 2014 09:30
PROPERTY marketing agents have been criticised for ignoring the potential of innovative community-based business opportunities – which could help to boost town centre economies.
10 Dec 2014 09:30
EDINBURGH-based MARA Seaweed has landed one of four Interface Excellence Awards.
10 Dec 2014 09:30
MORE than £850,000 was paid out to Scottish start-ups last night (Tuesday, December 9) to help boost the country’s economy.
9 Dec 2014 09:30
A history teacher-turned- enterprise guru, Glasgow-born Iain Scott is fresh from the ninth annual Business in Parliament conference, where he continued to champion the rise of the community as a means of boosting Scotland’s economy – a campaign that’s close to his heart.
25 Nov 2014 09:30
FIFE businesses are backing a new initiative to find the Kingdom's most entrepreneurial student.
25 Nov 2014 00:30
SOME of Scotland's key entrepreneurial figures will take centre stage in Dunfermline this morning (Tuesday, November 25) to pay tribute to the town's most famous son, Andrew Carnegie.
11 Nov 2014 09:30
NOT only is Phin Mpofu the founder of a pre-revenue-stage start-up which looks set to revolutionise the property market, but the Zimbabwean-born entrepreneur, together with co-chapter director Lisa Thomson, is responsible for launching the Edinburgh and Glasgow chapters of Startup Grind and bringing the unique networking and community concept to Scotland all the way from Silicon Valley.
29 Oct 2014 09:30
JOHN Durrant, the managing director of content marketing start-up Juggling Swords, has been named in a list of Scotland’s top 20 entrepreneurs under 30.
29 Oct 2014 09:30
THE team behind Scotland’s best pub has acquired two of Fife’s most popular taverns, which it plans to fully refurbish.
23 Sep 2014 03:11
A Kirkcaldy cleaning firm is in the running for a major industry award after becoming one of only six UK service providers to adopt The Living Wage earlier this year.
19 Sep 2014 09:30
SCOTS entrepreneur and philanthropist Sir Tom Hunter has become one of the first to speak out to promote unity following the result of the referendum, which concluded in the early hours of this morning with a ‘No’ majority.
13 Sep 2014 07:30
A Fife Council initiative designed to encourage enterprise among youngsters is back for the second year running.
12 Sep 2014 09:30
A Fife woman who is setting up a pop-up cafe to support parents with young children has landed a place on a special programme to help her take her business to the next level.
11 Sep 2014 09:30
YOUNG professionals in Edinburgh are being invited to test their communication skills next Wednesday (September 17) at an open evening in the city.
5 Sep 2014 09:30
THE first successful applicants to LaunchMe, Scotland’s first social enterprise accelerator programme, were unveiled in Edinburgh last night. (Thursday 4 September)
3 Sep 2014 05:30
AN Edinburgh-based entrepreneur who featured on last year’s BBC2 programme ‘The Entrepreneurs’ has landed a £160k investment from Equity Gap to grow her online booking start-up.
15 Aug 2014 09:30
Andrew Dickson, fund manager of the East of Scotland Investment Fund, has some advice for Fife businesses on how to access funding.
8 Aug 2014 09:30
MORE than 150 start-up businesses have, this week, moved into three incubator spaces in Edinburgh, Ayrshire and Glasgow.
13 Jul 2014 07:30
ENTREPRENEURIAL Spark – otherwise dubbed ‘E-Spark’ – saw half a dozen of its supported businesses and alumni, including one from Edinburgh, win big at a major enterprise awards ceremony last month.