Interview with Emma Watkinson, Entrepreneur, CEO and Co-Founder of Silkfred

It’s no secret that the fashion market as we know it is becoming saturated with high street retailers and it’s a trend that independent brands are quickly being swallowed by. Stunning styles were going unnoticed, amazing accessories went unworn and even killer heels were being left to gather dust in store rooms, overshadowed by the big brands and huge names we’re so used to seeing around as today – but things are starting to change. In fact, from as early...

Financing Trends, Sector Trends and Top Deals

A recent report from CB Insights explored the global fintech sector for the third quarter of 2018, looking at emerging trends and investments across all relevant industry sectors. The results showed a mixed bag, with some areas seeing record investment and others experiencing a decrease in funding compared to either the previous quarter or the same quarter of the previous year. Advancements in fintech are followed closely by business people such as Matthew Ledvina, director for a London-based fintech company...

How Small Business Owners Can Succeed In London

London is a thriving hub for businesses both small and large. With a vast, diverse population and a quickly evolving market, there are many opportunities for a unique business idea to gain traction in the UK’s capital city. But with plenty of opportunities comes plenty of competition. One needs to have certain entrepreneurial skills and know-how to come out on top. Knowing how to take the next step on your journey through the rough landscape of the business world is...

3 Things To Consider When Creating A Website

Are you planning to create a website? Whether for personal or business use, millions of people create websites every year. These range from basic Wordpress blog sites to complex ecommerce platforms and everything in between. But when deciding to create a website, finding the right information is not always easy. There are tons of decisions to be made, that can make or break your success. And much of the time, the decision is dependent on your particular needs. So, if...

A problem free guide to finding a financial broker

The role of the financial broker has changed dramatically with the advent of the internet. It essentially democratised financial trading, meaning that anyone can now get direct access to the world's markets. Previously, only the very rich could afford a personal broker who would place orders on their behalf.Today, online brokers handle millions of clients 24/7, and because they are trading on behalf of so many individuals and companies, their commissions are much lower than in the old days. Work...

Dr. James Nitit Mah Shares with Sir Richard Branson Traits of Successful Business Leaders

Success in business tends to have certain elements in common. Dr. James Nitit and Sir Richard Branson met at a business meeting and during their time together the two men had the opportunity to speak at length. In doing so, they found that they shared similar opinions and business philosophies, despite their disparate backgrounds. Sir Branson’s fifty-year career reads like a catalog of success, but it didn’t start that way. On his last day at Stowe secondary school, Headmaster Robert...

Tokyo: Industry 4.0 Summit with Keynote Speaker from Eurasian Resources Group

A major commodities summit was recently held in Tokyo, with keynote speakers from industry leaders discussing the topic ‘Preparing for the Energy Transition’. Benedikt Sobotka represented Eurasian Resources Group,articulating the role of key metals in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The summit was hosted in partnership with the Financial Times and Nikkei. The broad focus of the summit revolved around the growing shift towards decarbonisation and the drive towards cleaner, greener sources of energy. Key Metals in Industry 4.0 Sobotka, the...

How RFID Benefits Restaurants and Bars

RFID is an affordable technology that is helping restaurants and bars transform how they operate. With a multitude of different applications, it can improve everything from inventory tracking to customer service. What’s more, the highly valuable data it produces can be used to make significant improvements in the running of the business, cutting costs and increasing productivity. Here are some of its major benefits. Better inventory tracking Inventory tracking is essential for restaurants and bars, it ensures that they do...

3 retail trends to look out for on the high street in 2019

Despite the 3.2% decline in footfall in November—the lowest November shopping figures since 2008—t’s not all doom and gloom for the British highstreet. Brands are constantly evolving the retail experience in order to attract consumers and entice shoppers back to their stores, and there promises to be some very exciting developments on the horizon. In this piece, we’ll look at the three retail trends to look out for in 2019. Personalisation With more stores than ever offering consumers a personalised...

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