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Angels in Business Investment

05/07/18

Angels in Business Investment

For many SMEs, funding is a common problem.  When debt isn’t an option, the only way to obtain a much-needed injection of capital, is to look for investment.  But where do you begin?
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Modernisation – It Takes a Village

08/06/18

There’s a lot to be said for familiarity.  People generally know what they like and like what they know.  This is why it’s often seen as a risk to radically rebrand, change the corporate colours, identity, or name.  Business change can be scary, but it can also be a very positive thing – and sometimes it’s necessary.  Nevertheless, some people will embrace it, whilst others resist.
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iTrust partners with The Business Village @BarnsleyBIC

11/05/18

Now in its sixth year, the iTrust start-up scheme continues to support Barnsley College, Barnsley Sixth Form and University Campus Barnsley students who are interested in setting up their own business. To date, well over sixty students have received a start-up grant and over one hundred students have accessed business start-up support. The initiative has […]
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Business branding is more than just a logo…

10/05/18

Over the past thirty years, Barnsley Business and Innovation Centre has been consistent in its branding.  Hopefully, this has helped to create a comfortable, familiar feel to both of our sites, in Wilthorpe and Cudworth. 
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