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Fife Business Week 2020

Fife Business Week - Free Access Online!

FIFE Business Week 2020 is set to be the biggest yet, with around 30 events running throughout the week from 2nd to 6th November 2020.
 
With businesses facing challenging times as they find their feet in the new normal, Fife Business Week brings a week of online events to assist businesses with their sustainability and resilience.

Monday, 28 September 2020

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Talking Tenders with Fife and Tayside - 6th October 2020, 2pm until 3.30pm

Don't miss this opportunity - especially if you are a Scottish SME, third sector organisation or a supported business in one of the four local areas - to hear from Procurement Officers and Economic Development Officers at Fife Council, Angus Council, Dundee City Council, and Perth and Kinross Council, who will help suppliers to:

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

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NEW ESTATE AGENCY OPENS WITH GROWTH PLANS

A new estate agency has launched in Kirkcaldy’s John Smith Business Park, with support from Business Gateway Fife.

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

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Kickstart Scheme

Kickstart Scheme Launches to Support Young People Into Work

 
The Kickstart Scheme, a ground-breaking initiative to support 16-24 year olds into work has been launched by the Government and will be delivered by the Department for Work and Pensions and will initially be open until December 2021, with the option of being extended.
 
Kickstart Scheme jobs must be new and of good quality.

Tuesday, 15 September 2020

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Fife vintage specialist goes global with 1st HBO/Sky TV Role

While most UK retailers are announcing bad news, Fife vintage specialist Scaramanga is celebrating its products being seen for the first time on a global network TV drama.
 
Innovative new show, The Third Day, starring Jude Law, Emily Watson and Naomie Harris, premiered on HBO on Monday and Sky Atlantic and NOW TV last night.

Monday, 14 September 2020

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Fife Business Week 2020

Fife Business Week 2020 Launched!

FIFE Business Week is returning for an eleventh year and this year will be like no other!  Featuring a full week of events delivered online and through a range of digital platforms, it runs from Monday 2nd November until Friday 6th November.  Fife’s major business event programme offers a broad range of seminars and webinars, covering important issues facing the local economy.

The Fife Economy Partnership aims to deliver specific events aimed at inspiring and supporting Fife’s business community to increase sustainability and Resilience following the COVID-19 pandemic.

Thursday, 10 September 2020

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New online support for Cupar

Cupar is launching a brand-new platform to give businesses and organisations in the Fife town the opportunity to trade online.

CuparClicks has been created by CuparNow, Scotland’s award-winning digital improvement district, to offer support for businesses, enabling them to sell and promote products and services to CuparNow’s growing audience – both at home and abroad.

Wednesday, 02 September 2020

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EQ opens their virtual doors to seven new graduates

A group of seven graduates have started their Chartered Accountancy journey, after securing posts with leading taxation and business advisory practice, EQ Accountants LLP.
 
As the EQ offices remain closed following government advice, the firm have adapted their usual induction process and training programme to accommodate the current situation. Instead of ‘onboarding’
 
in an office environment, everything will be done digitally including their initial welcome and team introductions.

Tuesday, 25 August 2020

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Fife Continues to Support Businesses Access Contract Opportunities!

As the third largest local authority in Scotland, Fife continues to work with and support businesses across Fife to improve and increase tender writing skills and access public and private sector contract opportunities, to allow future business development and growth within, and outwith Fife.
 
Fife Council, along with 31 local authorities across Scotland, are registered partners of the Supplier Development Programme.

Friday, 21 August 2020

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Town Centre Small Business Safety Grant Launched

Small businesses in Fife’s main Town Centres could now get a £100 grant towards the cost of public health and safety measures required to reopen safely and cope with Covid-19.  

Fife Council is committed to supporting town centres, and small businesses can now apply for help with the cost of Covid-19 public health measures.

Wednesday, 19 August 2020

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