New, ethical not-for-profit bank opens in Edinburgh

The accent is firmly on ‘ethical banking’ as new bank, created by the merger of two long established credit unions, breathes fresh competition into local...

How to Make Health & Safety Easy – October HR Dept...

October 28 seminar to cover Health & Safety essentials to protect your business - brought to you by The HR Dept Lothian  Do you want...

St Andrews business people invited to network with former Lord Advocate

Rt Hon Frank Mulholland QC joins the line up of speakers for the new St Andrews Business Club term The Rt Hon Frank Mulholland QC, who...

What is content marketing anyway? 

Content marketing is about creating content that puts your customer at the centre of everything you do If you haven’t heard of content marketing, then you’re...

Should you abolish the clean desk policy in your office to...

Study suggests participants who spent time in a messy office generate more interesting and creative ideas Kit Out My Office, an online retailer of office...

Competition boosts salaries and incentives for Central Belt staff

Dynamics shift in favour of candidates across the Central Belt  "Fierce" competition for the best business support staff is driving companies to increase wages and...

Permanent vacancies in Scotland rise 28% year-on-year

"Notable" increase in vacancies within the IT, engineering and manufacturing sectors Demand for permanent professionals in Scotland rose by 28% year-on-year to January 2018 according...

Scotch whisky attractions help to drive Scottish tourism

Diageo Distillery visitor centre numbers hit record high  Scotch whisky tourism is in good spirits at the turn of 2018, according to new figures released...

How to keep your office free from flu and other viruses

If it hasn't already, the flu is likely to hit your business very soon  According to the online tool Flusurvey, 61.7% of the people currently...

Brig fish and chip shop unveils contemporary new look

Family-run firm in Dunfermline outlines how changing tastes, award recognition and worldwide menus are shaping the industry One of the best-known names in the Scottish...

Record-breaking 2017 office take-up difficult to repeat, warns JLL

Supply of office space in Edinburgh is to remain extremely tight  Edinburgh’s office market was the most active it has been for 16 years in...

Why HR should be part of your New Year’s business resolutions

Are you up to speed with the latest changes in employment law? The festive period means that many of us have enjoyed a week or...

Growth in home working still leaves room for many more to...

Those working from home now account for 13.7% of the UK workforce, but there's still potential for many more to do the same The number...

Fintech trade association welcomes the start of open banking

The Financial Data and Technology Association calls open banking launch “the first waypoint on a long journey” The Financial Data and Technology Association (FTADA), an...

125% increase in financial job enquiries at deVere

  Job hunters are out in force, says deVere, which has experienced a 125% increase in recruitment enquiries compared to 2017  Financial advisers rushed to beat...

How 10 minutes of mindfulness can make employees more creative

Employees who participated in guided mindfulness meditation for just 10 minutes generated a 22% wider range of ideas Employees who take part in a ten-minute...

Union majority votes for industrial action against Orkney Ferries

Maritime union members vote for industrial action against Orkney Ferries Members from the maritime professionals’ union Nautilus International have voted by a massive majority in...

UK car dealers confident about business prospects in 2018

Close Brothers Motor Finance quarterly dealer satisfaction survey finds 92% of dealerships are confident about market prospects for 2018 Exclusive findings from Close Brothers Motor...

Brexit and low interest rates the biggest threats to investors

Scottish investors consider Brexit and low interest rates to be the biggest threats to their wealth, according to new research  Investors in Scotland view Brexit...

Engineers – WIN a business leader as a mentor

New innovation competition opens to give engineering students and graduates the chance to win a business leader as a mentor Engineering students and graduates can...

The SPFL appoints five new legal advisers

Rod McKenzie – formerly of Harper Macleod LLP – and four firms of solicitors have been appointed to the new SPFL legal panel The SPFL...

Free Brexit event to empower Edinburgh business leaders

Causeway teams up with Represent and Daily Business to host an Edinburgh Brexit debate to empower the city's business leaders  An event to be held...

The Podcast Host expands Dundee production team 

The Podcast Host in Dundee says it has expanded its production team in preparation for the development of its first app The Podcast Host has...

Toni Macaroni treats 1,000+ Hairmyres Hospital staff to free pizza

Toni Macaroni has thanked staff at Hairmyres Hospital in East Kilbride for their hard work throughout the year with free pizza  Staff at Hairmyres Hospital...