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Babcock International, the Aerospace and Defence company, has welcomed 16 new apprentices and graduates to its Rosyth site...

Tuesday, 05 November 2019

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Fife Business Week is almost here!

ARE you ready? Fife Business Week kicks off this Monday 4th November delivering yet another fantastic week full of events, aimed at inspiring and supporting Fife’s business community, whilst providing opportunities for Fife’s businesses to come together to network and exchange ideas.   
Running until Friday 8th November, this year celebrates the tenth anniversary of Fife Business Week.

Friday, 01 November 2019

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Fife Business Awards Shortlist 2020

Shortlist Announced For The Fife Business Awards 2020

The shortlist for the Fife Business Awards 2020 has been unveiled, with over 30 companies making the cut across 11 categories.

With a record number of entries and more companies applying than ever before, the nominees showcase the best of business in Fife, reflecting the breadth and depth of business successes in the region.

Friday, 01 November 2019

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The Contribution of the Third Sector to Fife’s Economy Revealed during Fife Business Week

FIFE Voluntary Action Fund (FVA) is partnering with Thomson Cooper Accountants to celebrate ten years of Fife Business Week at an event on Tuesday 5th November at FVA, Caledonia House, Pentland Park, Glenrothes.
The event this year will provide an insight to how the third sector contributes to the economy and employment in Fife.  Kenny Murphy, CEO of FVA, will discuss the role that his organisation plays in building relationships and creating opportunities that benefit Fife community groups and residents.  
Kenny commented: “This session will be

Friday, 01 November 2019

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Courses to develop Heritage Building Skills

The Scottish Lime Trust run a range of courses throughout the year. Focused on Heritage building skills such as traditional Lime mortars, drystone walling and decorative plasterwork. Based Charlestown Workshop at Limekilns, the courses are designed for professional contractors and tis with good tool skills.

Thursday, 31 October 2019

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Advanced Social Media for Food, Drink & Hospitality Businesses

AS part of Fife Business Week, Food from Fife is presenting an advanced social media training course at the Old Manor Hotel, Lundin Links on Thursday 7 November from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm and will be run by Social Media and Online Reputation Manager, Julia McGregor.
Julia will draw upon her background in food/drink and hospitality to create tailored advice for participants.

Tuesday, 29 October 2019

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Fife Business Week Industry 4.0 Workshop In Great Demand

THE Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Service (SMAS) is hosting an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) workshop at Fife Fabrications in Glenrothes on Thursday 7 November as part of Fife Business Week’s events programme.  This event is now fully booked but if there is significant demand, another event will be scheduled for a later date.
Manufacturing in Scotland is experiencing increasingly rapid technological advances that are transforming our ability to understand and manage operations, supply chains and customer experience.  However, our engagement with these technolo

Monday, 28 October 2019

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Outwith 2019 Festival a boon for Dunfermline’s economy

The Outwith Festival 2019 was a boon for Dunfermline’s economy, attracting more than 9,000 attendances and a spend of £334,000. This is one of the main findings of economic impact research completed today.

Tuesday, 22 October 2019

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Fife Business Week To Feature Four Major Fife Chamber Events

ONE of Fife Chamber’s major events being held during Fife Business Week will be sponsored by leading provider of critical and complex engineering services, Babcock Energy & Marine.  Fife Chamber:
What are the Benefits for my Business will explain the benefits of the Chamber to prospective businesses, both big and small, who are unaware of the benefits of Chamber membership and existing members who might not be maximising their membership.

Monday, 21 October 2019

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Fife business coach to advise on work-life balance at St Andrews event

People struggling to achieve their desired work-life balance can get expert tips on business success without sacrificing family goals at St Andrews Business Club’s November 13 event.
In the event, to be held at the Old Course Hotel from 5.30pm, Fife business coach Sam Forsberg will tell attendees about the big work-life balance myth, the key to success and the perspective shift you need to make to avoid succeeding in business but doing it at the cost of family, health and sanity.
Sam Forsberg is a business coach and business growth specialist at

Monday, 14 October 2019

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