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Tullis Russell Support Event - 6th May at Balbirnie House Hotel, Markinch

Friday, 01 May 2015

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Scottish Apprenticeship Week - 18-22 May

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With 4 weeks to go, plans for Scottish Apprenticeship Week are gaining pace as organisations across Scotland, from family firms to global businesses, get ready to celebrate the importance of Modern Apprenticeships for individuals, organisations and the wider economy.

Friday, 24 April 2015

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The New Look Fife Business Matters Publication


New advertising rates card available for the 'new look' Fife Business Matters magazine.

If you would like to advertise your business in Fife's premier business publication, then have a look at our rates card for our excellent offers - whether it be a full, half or quarter page.  Even if you don't have a completed ad, our designer can assist to create a fresh, new advert to make your business stand out.  Discounts are available for advertising within more than one publication. 

Thursday, 23 April 2015

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Applications for 2015 LEAP Grants now being Accepted

Better World Books, a leading socially minded business promoting global literacy, have recently announced that applications for its Literacy and Education in Action Programme (LEAP) Grants for libraries and nonprofits are now open.  Applicants for the LEAP Grant can be awarded up to £1,000 to help support literacy within their communities.

Wednesday, 22 April 2015

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How Do We Become More Innovative?

How do we become more innovative?  How do we create a culture and behaviours to support innovation?

You are invited to join Fife Economy Partnership for our second joint event in partnership with Fife Council Economic Development and CeeD on Thursday 21st May at the Wallace Suite, Carnegie Conference Centre, Halbeath Road, Dunfermline, KY11 8DY from 8:00am as Paul Fletcher and Michelle Quadrelli present on the topic of Innovation in the workplace.

How do we become more innovative?  How do we create a culture and behaviours to support innovation?

Wednesday, 22 April 2015

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Inverkeithing Arts Initiative invites you to celebrate: Bloomin' Marvellous Inverkeithing

Spring Into Summer with our Art and Craft Fair on Saturday May 2nd, 11am-5pm – Inverkeithing Civic Centre, Queen Street, KY11 1PA. All ages, free entry all day.

Friday, 17 April 2015

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Fife Tourism Partnership (FTP) are looking for Fife businesses who are interested in providing discounts or offers which we can in turn, provide to golf fans who will be flocking to Fife for the 2015 Open Championship in St Andrews.

The offers would be presented via a booklet handed out at the Open Championship and can contain incentives such as 10% off purchases with a specific code or "buy two cups of coffee, get one free" etc. By engaging people with such codes, these attractive offers will hopefully lead to an increase in business activity throughout Fife.

Wednesday, 15 April 2015

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Green Business Fife is offering its members an opportunity to showcase their products and services to Fife Council. You will have the chance to learn what types of products and services the Council buys and how you can get involved in the tender process. Members of the Supplier Development Programme which helps businesses get "tender ready" will be on hand to answer questions.

Tuesday, 14 April 2015

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FBM Spring 2015

Fife Business Matters Spring Edition

The latest edition of FBM is packed with news from a number of local businesses including articles about the impact of various funding initiatives on their business, the impact of the bag levy and a round up of the Fife Business Awards.

Click here to read online or sign up to receive future issues in the post.

Thursday, 09 April 2015

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Landmark Day for Local Training Company

The 19th March was a landmark day for Business Gateway Fife client, St Andrews Management Centre Ltd (STAMC) with the official launch of the company at the St Andrews Links Trust Morris Building.  Invited guests from local businesses and academic organisations joined with the STAMC team to celebrate two milestone achievements: the company successfully achieving Approved Centre status with both the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) and the Scottish Qualifications Authority.  Approved centre status with the ILM allows the centre to deliver accredited management qualifications.  The

Wednesday, 08 April 2015

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