A new survey shows that two thirds of UK companies now monitor their environmental performance. The main factor behind this trend seems to be concern provoked by last year’s rising energy prices and widespread anticipation of future environmental legislation.
entrepreneurs should bank on having a mentor to give them a flying start.
According to the Independent newspaper 10th June 2014 a survey by The Federation of Small Businesses shows that double the number of entrepreneurs survive in business for more than 5 years if they have a business mentor.
Businesses working with a GrowthAccelerator mentor grew by 32% during the 2013-14 financial year compared with just 7% managed by other companies. You can read the whole, very compelling, article here.
Deborah Harrison of A1 Risk Solutions Ltd has won the regional Dragons Den award.
Deborah Harrison has been announced as the winner of the regional Dragons Den award for her innovative manual handling e-learning package. The package, which will revolutionise manual handling training is the most comprehensive training system available and will not only improve standards but also reduce costs. The system is currently being implemented in some chosen NHS trusts. For more information see http://www.a1risksolutions.co.uk/.