EIS Schemes Explained
What is an EIS Scheme? An Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS Scheme) is designed to help UK companies raise money and grow. It was introduced in 1994 by the UK government and designed to help small and medium-sized companies (SMEs) raise funds to grow and to incentivise private investments in small and growing companies. Since its […]
Disruption to the Construction Industry
The construction industry is diverse and includes activities ranging from mining and forestry to the construction of infrastructure and buildings, the manufacture and supply of products, as well as maintenance, operation and disposal. It is a big sector with an output of more than £110 billion per year and contributes 7% of the UK’s GDP. […]
Nordic Startups Promoting Sustainability in the Food Industry
The world’s food systems are responsible for more than one-third of global greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new study published in Nature Food in March 2021. As the world’s population expands, more and more land is being cleared for agriculture, significantly impacting the surrounding ecosystem and biodiversity. Half of the world’s habitable land is […]
Returning to the workplace – after the covid-19 pandemic
On the 19th of July, the last step of the roadmap to ease restrictions across the UK was implemented. Some of the coronavirus restrictions have been removed in England, and the UK government’s social distancing guidance no longer applies. So, the “New Normal” is officially here, but what exactly does that look like for employers […]
5 Questions and Answers About Artificial Intelligence
Few topics have gained so much media coverage, hype and interest in the business world as artificial intelligence (AI). We sat down with Mike Williams, a Partner at Marks & Clerk, to hear their take on the AI landscape in the UK as well as some practical steps for protecting your intellectual property.
How to build a Company reputation in the UK – The three steps to get right from the start
Rochester PR Public Relations is important to businesses of all shapes and sizes, whether you are B2C or B2B. PR can help build trust between a business and its stakeholders, and it’s certainly very important now when we are all coming to terms with the aftermath of COVID-19.