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  • In this Festive Newsletter Mantle has a sleigh full of Christmas cheer to share with you, along with a Review of 2018 and what’s to come for 2019 at our business centres. Click here to read our Christmas Newsletter 2018 Notice: JavaScript is required for this......

  • Virtual; adjective having the essence or effect but not the appearance or form of: a virtual revolution (physics) being, relating to or involving a virtual image: a virtual focus (computing) of or relating to virtual storage: virtual memory Virtual is a buzzword in business, especially......

  • We’ve written this blog article mainly for our local readers who may have attended this annual Berkshire SME event last month, as well as anyone who has not attended a similar event, but is interested in what they might achieve by exhibiting, or by simply......

  • Do you run your small business from home? You’re not alone. The number of people working from home jumped 75% between 2008 and 2018- a huge phenomenon you’ll have noticed all around you. That’s 1.54 million people work from home for their main job according......

  •   It’s that time of year again. Dragging yourself through cold weather and back into work after the Christmas break. We thought we might help all you hard working January people with some motivational – and sometimes cynical- business quotations. If nothing else, they should......

  • We all know that SMEs are the backbone of our country’s economy, but you may not realise it’s the under 35s who are driving the enthusiasm for start-ups. Emma Jones, founder of small business network Enterprise Nation has an insight into why: “Younger generations are......