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Sep 30

Swan Global Direct Push Entrepreneurs to Understanding the Benefits of Diversifying -

Tuesday 30 September, 2014 Branching out into new areas enables small businesses to thrive and survive.

Avant Garde Ideals: Shoppers New Found Enthusiasm For Sharing Information a Big Boost for Direct Marketing Industry -

Tuesday 30 September, 2014 After a string of recent reports claiming consumers are growing tired of sharing information with businesses, a new study suggests otherwise. Direct marketing firm

Higher Education Mergers: Does Bigger Mean Better? -

Tuesday 30 September, 2014 Within higher education, a popular way to cut costs and boost competitiveness is to merge institutions. Over the last few decades, Australia, China, Europe and the USA have all witnessed mergers of higher education institutions (HEIs), mainly to bring economies of scale. Yet the question remains: what is the best size to ensure the highest competitiveness and quality of output? Our new working paper , co-authored by Dr. Nyasha Tirivayi , attempts to answer this question. Most universities and colleges need to juggle resources to maintain competitiveness, so directors have an interest in keeping costs down. Factors affecting these decisions include quantity and quality of output, whether to specialise or produce multiple outputs, and whether the institution should be small or large in terms of student enrolment or research. Mergers are often seen as a way to achieve economies of scale while reducing competition in the market. In this context, the education li

Santa Fun Run 23rd November 2014...sponsored charity event, fun for all the family!! -

Tuesday 30 September, 2014 Dear Supporter, We are delighted

Sep 29

Mobile industry raises over £80,000 to support Get Connected’s helpline for vulnerable young people -

Monday 29 September, 2014 200 guests from the mobile industry joined forces to raise over £80,000 to support Get Connected and Tablets for Schools, long term charity partners of Dixons Carphone, at a glittering quiz event on Wednesday 24th September. The event was generously sponsored by Northern & Shell and Wipro. Impressionist Jon Culshaw hosted the event, joined by Masterchef finalists Jack Lucas and Luke Owen, ‘Gastronaut’ Stephan Gates and former England cricketer Phil Tuffnell, who all allowed themselves to be auctioned on the night, helping out with specialist rounds. Violinist Lettice Rowbotham, who wowed on Britain’s Got Talent, provided fantastic live entertainment. Funds raised through this event will help to support children and young people across the UK to realise their potential, accessing the help they need and making the best of their educational opportunities. Get Connected is the UK’s only helpline dedicated to helping young people with absolutely anything.

Award winning artist Mladen Miljanović holds 1st solo exhibition in the UK -

Monday 29 September, 2014 NN Contemporary Art is delighted to present

Hotties at the Ace! -

Monday 29 September, 2014 Ace Cafe to Host Soldiering On Fundraiser LONDON – The legendary Ace Cafe London will show its support for UK Armed Forces by hosting a fundraiser ‘ Hotties at the Ace ’ for the Soldiering On Through Life Trust on Friday, 10 th October from 6pm. Ace Cafe patrons passionate about motorcycles, cars and rock n’ roll will have the opportunity to enter into the Soldiering On Grand Raffle for the chance to win a Triumph Bonneville, the most famous name in motorcycling. Grand Raffle tickets begin at £10 for a book of five tickets and may be purchased in person on the night or online at www.soldieringon.org . Ace Cafe supporters will also have the opportunity to win a Breitling Navitimer 01 watch and six magnums of c Brut Reserve Champagne, along with a host of other prizes. “It’s up to each of us to do what we can to support the men and women who have put their lives at risk on behalf of us all” said Ace Cafe London Managing Director Mark Wilsmore. “Hosting t

Pro UK Consultants Start-up Sales Guide: Selling Vision vs Reality -

Monday 29 September, 2014 Start-up businesses are driven by the

Sep 26

Live Innovations: An Interview with MD Tom Harris -

Friday 26 September, 2014 In order to understand a company’s culture and growth potential it is essential to understand its leadership. Here in a candid interview with

Success at HB Group Leads to Recruitment Drive -

Friday 26 September, 2014 The sales and marketing firm based in Milan, Italy have seen a constant demand for their