Entries by Claire

Post-Brexit Economy event – what does the future hold?

Come and join us for our next event to gather crucial insights from top Barclays economist, Richard Froud: When & Where: September 14th 2016, 5.45pm, at Barclays Bank: 43, High Street, Sutton, SM1 1DR  On June 23rd, history was made in the UK with a vote to leave the European Union. That day set about an unprecedented chain […]

Be fraud aware for your business

Barclays Bank has produced some excellent materials, to help educate your workforce and prevent your business from falling victim of fraud. Check out their tips – from staying safe with card readers and securing against the dreaded Trojan virus, through to avoiding ‘vishing’ and cyber fraud scams: Top Fraud Prevention Tips from Barclays Bank We […]

The 2016 Budget – a summary of the key announcements

Clarkson Hyde’s Charles Green covers the key announcements from the March 16th budget: George Osborne delivered a Budget aimed at reducing the deficit but it also contained a few surprises.  The most notable of these was an unexpected reduction to the headline rates of capital gains tax.   Not all of the measures related to […]

The only asset that matters is Connection

At this year’s PPAI EXPO, our Gill Thorpe, MD of the Sourcing Team, was lucky enough to hear master marketer Seth Godin’s keynote speech on Invisible Or Remarkable: Notes From The Revolution, where he showed his interpretation of what marketing should be today and which gave everyone plenty to think about. Gill covers the key elements […]

Who found our Cyber Fraud event valuable?

We would like to thank everyone who joined us at our Cyber Fraud Awareness event for making it such a successful evening. Our key speakers shared some alarming but insightful information about the most popular scams happening, and gave us their practical tips to avoid falling prey to Cyber criminals. The end result was a […]

Merry Christmas from the SBI!

We met some great business owners this year and are looking forward to helping local businesses to connect further in 2016. We hope to see all of our SBI friends again on January 20th, for our Cyber Fraud Awareness event. But for now, a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from all of us!