Another successful A Blast! Business Networking event at Maidstone TV Studios

This year’s A Blast! business networking event boasted an incredible mix of exhibition space for Kent’s young business owners who showcased their businesses at Maidstone TV Studios. A buzz hit the studios as they networked with their peers and gave the opportunity for the business community of Kent to see and hear the stories behind […]

Leading Business Mentoring Charity in Kent Appoints Two Young Trustees

Leading Business Mentoring Charity in Kent Appoints Two Young Trustees The Kent Foundation a leading business mentoring charity in Kent welcomes two young entrepreneurial Trustees to its board. As a charity that specialises in providing free business mentoring to ambitious young business owners aged 30 and under in Kent it is important that this is […]

Wealden Business Group Launches The Business Edge Competition To Supercharge New Business Growth

Wealden Business Group, the successful professional networking organisation for small and medium sized companies, is launching The Business Edge, an initiative aimed at supercharging the growth of a new or recently-established business. Says Martin Tickner, chairman of the Tenterden-based group: “As owner-managers of small and medium sized businesses, we know that money is tight in […]

The Able Label Winter 2017/18 Range

The Able Label known as the retailer of ‘beautiful clothes, designed to make dressing easier’ are thrilled to announce the launch of their new Winter Collection. In The Able Label Winter Collection 2017/18 you can see the introduction of: Stunning wool mix coats without the fiddly fastenings (actually closing with Velcro) Sophisticated and on trend rich red […]

Business Startup Journey with AJ Stanning Founder of Sharp Relations and PR Toolkit

Meet AJ Stanning, Founder of Sharp Relations and PR Toolkit Who Speaks About Her Business Startup Journey. First things first, tell us what your business does in 100 words or less: Sharp Relations provides affordable public relations (PR) consultation to food and drinks businesses. We work hard to support our clients to manage reputation, grow […]

Digital Beans Donates £500 to Support Future Entrepreneurs in Kent

Digital Beans donates £500 to business support charity The Kent Foundation. Piperis Filippaios, who started his first business at an early age, received help from The Kent Foundation at a vital time. While studying at Kent University, Piperis set his sights on becoming a successful entrepreneur. At the end of his third year as an […]

Instant Courier Service App UniRunners Crowdfunding Campaign on Seedrs

The UniRunners Crowdfunding Campaign on Seedrs has now launched. The instant courier service app launched towards the end of last year and has had some great traction since. What does the UniRunners App do? Users of the UniRunners app can choose any item to be delivered to them. Items range from favourite local foods, bespoke […]

Does regulation in business need to be complicated?

Sue Harvey works for Kent Trading Standards, in their Business Advice Team. In this blog she’ll give you an introduction to regulation in business plus informs us about what’s on offer for businesses in Kent and Medway from the Better Business for All initiative. Why do I need to know about regulations?         Regulations can get […]

Kent Young Entrepreneur of the Year at KEiBA 2017 is…

Kent Young Entrepreneur of the Year at KEiBA 2017 is… Alex Auger – The Juice Executive  Great recognition and a well deserved Kent Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for Alex at the Kent Excellence in Business Awards 2017. The business has come so far since we first met Alex at one of our A […]

Kent and Medway Business Fund

The Kent and Medway Business Fund is now open for applications for one month until 14 July 2017. The aim of the scheme is to deliver investment to businesses across Kent and Medway and is funded by loan repayments from the Regional Growth Fund schemes. The Kent and Medway Business fund offers 0% loans between £50,000 […]