Sheffield City Region manufacturers must push on with ambitious growth
Reading Time • 2 mins Following the latest Manufacturing Top 50 for the Sheffield City Region (SCR), it is encouraging to see so many companies engaged in advanced manufacturing and innovation…
Changes in the manufacturing sector – Top 50
Reading Time • 2 mins With an overall drop in profits across this year’s Top 50 Manufacturers, in part caused by the margins of manufacturing companies being squeezed, it is clear that ensuring tax charges are minimised will be even more important.
Confidence is returning to the market
Reading Time • 2 mins When you see the Chancellor on the news visiting a construction site adorned in a hi-vis jacket and hard hat you realise that what often follows is the release of positive economic data. But why does the Chancellor choose to deliver his message in this way?
Sheffield City Region businesses on the up
Reading Time • 2 mins From its inception in 2008 the purpose of our Rapid Growth Survey has been to highlight those businesses within the Sheffield City Region whose vision, energy and determination has generated substantial growth
What did the Summer Budget offer technology businesses?
Reading Time • 2 mins Following pre-election pledges to make the UK “the technology centre of Europe,” what did the first Conservative Budget in 18 years actually offer technology businesses?
The Importance of Business Development
Reading Time • 3 mins During my experience of marketing and business development over the last 19 years, I have witnessed the usual peaks and…
Summer Budget 2015 – an initial view
Reading Time • 3 mins An overview of the key measures announced in the Summer Budget 2015
How to avoid growing pains in business expansion
Reading Time • 2 mins Every month First for Business shares the Dream Team’s answers to the questions on your minds. We want to share Partner Lisa Leighton’s answers with you.
North Yorkshire – the land of opportunity
Reading Time • 2 mins At a time where confidence in the Northern Powerhouse is growing and our neighbours in South and West Yorkshire have successfully attained devolution deals, the business landscape looks encouraging for North Yorkshire.
North Yorkshire shows its business strength
Reading Time • 2 mins The trend in North Yorkshire is in line with the national trend which shows companies being more profitable than ever, with the strongest performance in the services sector.