What is needed to make the North of England the best place to start and grow a business?
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) is undertaking research to feed into an upcoming report on what is needed to make the North of England the best place in the UK and beyond to start and grow a business.
668,000 people in Yorkshire and The Humber filed their tax returns on time
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is reminding customers in Yorkshire and The Humber to get ready to meet the Self Assessment deadline and offering guidance to support businesses with their taxes.
Local start-ups set for bright future
Fourteen local businesses seem set for a great future. All fourteen have recently completed StriveLive, a two-month start-up incubator, with five businesses picking up awards and £2,500 in grant funding.
Skills Bootcamps will support more than 1,000 residents
A new skills programme is being launched across York and North Yorkshire.
£1.8 million invested in apprenticeships for Yorkshire businesses
Since October 2021, The Apprenticeship Hub has provided free support to employers across York, North Yorkshire and East Riding to build their businesses through the uptake of apprenticeships.
It's Good to Talk: How collaboration with universities is helping businesses grow
Collaboration between universities and businesses can prove to be beneficial for both parties. In York, a partnership between York St John University and the York & North Yorkshire Growth Hub is helping local businesses to flourish.
Go-Greener Fund's 'People's Choice' award winner announced
A shoe designer and retailer on Clifford Street has been chosen by the people of York to feature in a special film to highlight North Yorkshire’s ambition to become a net-zero carbon economy by the 2030s.
York Go-Greener Fund: Winners share £20,000 to boost eco business ideas
Ten small businesses in York have today (Wednesday 15 June) been awarded £2,000 from the York £20,000 Go-Greener Fund to give their sustainable business plans a boost!
How Skills Support for the Workforce can help businesses become sustainable
Increasingly, businesses are wanting to become more sustainable, but knowing how to can be challenging. In our blog, we introduce the Skills Support for the Workforce programme, how it can help, and the benefits of becoming sustainable.