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Tycoon Teens

Tycoon Teens, Inspiring Fife

Entrepreneurs of the future were showcasing their ideas at an event in front of business leaders from across Fife this week.

Tycoon Teens, Inspiring Fife is a new pilot open to all S5 / 6 pupils across Fife who have an innovative idea and need some support to develop both that idea and their own personal skills.

Four finalists from Glenrothes, Glenwood and St Columbas High Schools pitched their idea in a Dragon’s Den style event, with the winning team coming from Glenrothes High School.

Thursday, 05 February 2015

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Business Gateway Fife Enews

Read our Latest eNewsletter

 Our latest eNesletter is now available available to read. Check out our ezine sign up page for more details!

Wednesday, 04 February 2015

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SCOTEDGE – The Scottish Edge Fund

The next Scottish EDGE round will open on 2 February 2015 and will run until 11 March 2015.  For further information and to download an application form go to www.scotedge.com/apply-now

 

The Scottish Edge consists of three competition categories:- Scottish EDGE; Young EDGE and Innovative EDGE.

Monday, 02 February 2015

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Toyota car production

Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Service (SMAS) – Toyota Visit

SMAS have an amazing opportunity to visit the Toyota car production plant in Derby on 16 February 2015.

The site run a series of ‘Lean Approach’ 1 day workshops focused on  Toyota Production System, their Quality Management and the link to Human Resources. They also include some tailored workshops (click here for more details).    

Thursday, 29 January 2015

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All Energy 2015

All Energy 2015

2015 will see the UK’s largest renewable energy event move to a new home in Glasgow.

Like Aberdeen, Glasgow understands the strategic importance of renewable energy and is rapidly emerging as a leading international hub for energy expertise, particularly due to its well-developed R&D and technical engineering capabilities.

All-Energy 2015 will be held at the SECC in Glasgow on Wednesday 6 – Thursday 7 May 2015.

Thursday, 29 January 2015

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Business Mentoring Project in Ghana

Through the Rotary District 1010, a Vocational Training Team Project is currently underway and require business mentors to give service in a developing country.  

Thursday, 29 January 2015

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Just Start It

Just Start It Events with Business Gateway Fife Get informed, inspired and involved!

If you are looking to become self-employed then our Just Start It events are a great way to find out what’s involved.  Come along and hear local business owners talk about their experiences of starting up their business and find out what tips they can offer!

Running in Dunfermline, Glenrothes and St Andrews in February, these free events are a great opportunity to get started.  

Monday, 19 January 2015

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Fife Joinery Manufacturing, Business Open Day—Thursday 22nd January, 2015

“A Unique Opportunity to Tour the Facilities and Meet the Employees”
 
As the result of a strategic review of its manufacturing and logistics functions across Europe, the VELUX Group, manufacturer of energy-efficient roof windows and skylights to the world market, announced the closure of its Glenrothes operations (Fife Joinery Manufacturing) over the next 12 months.  Unfortunately, this will result in the loss of approximately 180 manufacturing and distribution jobs.
 

Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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Scotedge Awards

£100K AWARDED TO INNOVATIVE START-UP LOBSTER POD LTD FROM DALGETY BAY AT SCOTEDGE AWARDS

Wednesday 10th December 2014, Dalgety Bay start-up Lobster Pod Ltd was given a huge financial boost last night, winning £100,000 at the ScotEdge awards. The awards are given to the new Scottish businesses which were best able to demonstrate their ability to grow and bring valuable turnover and jobs into the Scottish economy. Business Gateway Fife client Lobster Pod Ltd is an innovative live shellfish transportation system.

Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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Fife Business Awards

Fife Business Awards 2015 – Open for Entry!

Principally sponsored by Fife Economy Partnership the Fife Business Awards are a great opportunity for local businesses to demonstrate excellence and gain widespread recognition for their achievements.  The event will also showcase outstanding examples of how the business community is driving forward the local economy.
 

Tuesday, 02 December 2014

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