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Innovation Vouchers - a way to plug the funding gap for innovative start-up businesses?

I have written before about a funding gap for businesses built around an innovative idea where they can get caught in a Catch-22 situation of needing patent or registered design protection before speaking to business partners about funding but needing funding before they can obtain that protection.  298 more words

Innovation Vouchers

Opportunity Round - Up: Easter 2014

It’s Easter and whilst scoffing your eggs this weekend, why not get pro-active? Get out your laptop, tablet, mobile & register with Step and have a look at our eggcellent (apologies) … 685 more words


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See 1 of my best blogs as I guest blog for @Maximizer_CRM 6 Tips on how to Integrate your Social Media Strategy http://ow.ly/vRAdL :)


NICs contributions to be slashed for some SMEs

More good news has been announced for SMEs. From 6 April 2014, employers are able to claim up to £2,000 a year against the employer Class 1 NICS contributions they pay under a new scheme called the “Employment Allowance”. 223 more words