Can Business Transformation Ignite Growth

SBTC, ETR: 1.5 mins Business growth by transformation. State of the industry. Insights in an opinion piece from Alan Leaman Chief Executive of the MCA, highlighted that sector by sector, we see the emergence of new products and services, challenger business models,...

State of UK Economic Sectors

SBTC, ETR: 1 mins Should we worry about the economy? The primary sectors of the UK economy have been through turbulent times over the last few years since the financial crash of 2008 and the subsequent years of austerity are not over as the current government has said...

What are the Engineering Challenges ?

SBTC, ETR: 2 mins Key Challenges in Manufacturing   So, What are the key areas presenting challenges to the manufacturing industry. Increases in the price of materials, staffing shortages impacting on the pace of production in the future leading to higher costs. A...

Seize the Opportunity – Niche Business

SBTC, ETR: 2 mins The Niche Business Targeting a product or service at a niche market segment has several advantages for a business (particularly a small business)   Less competition – the firm is a “big fish in a small pond” Clear focus – target...

BREXIT – Where Next ?

SBTC, ETR: 2 mins   Brexit blows a £22bn hole in business investment underlining need for a trade deal Businesses have invested £22bn less in the last two and a half years because of the uncertainty caused by Brexit, ­according to new analysis of official data....