16 Apr 2014 08:00
BUSINESSES and politicians have welcomed the landmark decision to extend Crossrail to Reading.
15 Apr 2014 15:00
AN ARTS centre has posted a record turnover as it prepares to open a second site for new, experimental projects.
15 Apr 2014 09:30
BUSINESSES across Berkshire are being invited to bed down under the stars and raise funds during a major charity sleep-out.
24 Mar 2014 17:07 • Gary Farmer
Project management is an industry that is constantly shifting and changing, with new technology and fresh trends changing the way in which we manage projects and attempt to steer them towards ultimate success. Sadly there’s no such thing as a PM crystal ball, making it impossible to predict what these changes will be and how exactly they might alter the way in which project teams work on a day-to-day basis.
19 Mar 2014 17:15
THAMES Valley Business Advisors, in conjunction with Regus, are holding an interactive seminar called Passport to Success – Social Networking For Business in Slough this week.
18 Mar 2014 15:15
BUSINESS owners across Berkshire were urged today not to miss out on a new tax break which could save them up to £2,000 from next month.
18 Mar 2014 14:30
SMEs in the South East are split on the extent of the impact which the economic recovery will have on stability and opportunity but are looking to work together to achieve growth.
13 Mar 2014 12:00
THAMES Valley Berkshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has written to Chancellor George Osborne ahead of next week's Budget calling for more investment in the area's infrastructure, enterprise and skills.
13 Mar 2014 07:30
SMALL and medium-sized businesses in the South of England are planning for growth and seeing increased levels of orders and new customers, according to the results of a leading index of SME sentiment and performance for Q4 2013.
18 Feb 2014 12:30
COMPANIES hit by the floods are getting more offers of help this week being channeled through the Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce.
14 Feb 2014 08:30
REGUS, the global workspace provider with 18 business centres in Berkshire, is coming to the aid of flood-hit companies by offering temporary office facilities for displaced staff - free of charge.
14 Feb 2014 07:30
READING West MP Alok Sharma geared up for National Apprenticeship Week by making a visit to the offices of Cisco at Reading’s Green Park.
13 Feb 2014 16:15
THE Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) – representing 7,500 small firms in the Thames Valley – is calling on the Government to offer more insurance protection for companies hit by floods.
13 Feb 2014 16:13
HM REVENUE and Customs (HMRC) has launched a new telephone helpline for anyone affected by the recent floods.
6 Feb 2014 17:00
AIRLINE chiefs today welcomed the Airports Commission interim report which narrows the options to Heathrow and Gatwick.
20 Dec 2013 09:00 • Judith Edwards
As owner of The Ironing Lady, in Tilehurst, Jackie Chappell is a consummate professional and at the heart of everything she does is a passion to help other people achieve their full potential.
6 Dec 2013 11:20
READING East MP Rob Wilson has welcomed news that 5,000 business properties in Reading will benefit from a package to help the high street and support businesses.
2 Dec 2013 09:30
The deadline is fast approaching for green-thinking companies to apply to Shell Springboard 2014, with total prize money of £330,000 up for grabs.
13 Nov 2013 09:30 • Judith Edwards
The newly-launched Butterfly Bank is a social enterprise that offers companies the chance to officially record their ethical responsibility and care for the environment, contribute to their community or make a charitable donation.
6 Nov 2013 09:30
READING’S mayor was on hand to launch a new scheme to make sure businesses are first aid savvy.