Entries by Ben Barton


Canterbury Business Awards 2019 are open for entries

The Canterbury Business Awards are open and looking for entries from businesses registered in Canterbury, Whitstable, Herne Bay, Margate, Ramsgate or Broadstairs areas. The awards are supported by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) and the Kent Branch of the Institute of Directors (IoD) and delivered by Best Business Events. Platinum sponsors for the third […]

Get Exporting 2 Programme

The Department for International Trade (DIT) South East are now able to offer a range of new subsidised activities that will provide small and medium sized businesses with additional specialist support to help them reach their full international sales potential. Delivered by experts in international trade, the Get Exporting 2 programme is designed to meet […]

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The me:now app

The me:now app advertises your favourite local businesses and their time. Let people know what you do and when you can do it. Reach customers who want to take those appointments off your hands. me:now is for everyone, everywhere, on every device. Whether it’s your hairdresser, your physio or even your dog groomer, the app only shows businesses that say they’re […]

How Successful People Stay Productive and In Control

A recent study has been conducted, showing that successful people are also those who have high emotional intelligence. On the other hand, the core of emotional intelligence is self-control, which is a skill that releases massive productivity and allows you to keep your focus and on track. The thing though is that self-control is a […]

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Innovative Sector Exchange (ISE) Project

The new Innovative Sector Exchange (ISE) project is part financed by the EU Funded Interreg 5A 2 Seas Programme. It will provide support to Kent businesses helping them innovate and internationalise through partnering and collaborating with new contacts in France, Belgium & the Netherlands. The project runs from 2016 to 2019. Who can take part […]

Kent Enterprise Trust receives funding from The Screwfix Foundation

The Kent based charity aims to change people’s lives by getting them into or back into employment or training. For more than 35 years it has created opportunities for people to overcome their individual challenges so they can build confidence, learn, develop and improve their chances of employment at their office in Herne Bay and […]

New Whitstable Shop Local Campaign

We are in the process of setting up a website in support of the Shop Local campaign for Whitstable, hoping to launch later this year. We would like as many listings as possible to launch the site and make a real impact with the new website. Listings for local Whitstable businesses are free, if you […]

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There are over 1.7m chartered accountants and students around the world − talented, ethical and committed professionals who use their expertise to ensure we have a successful and sustainable future. Over 150,000 of these are ICAEW Chartered Accountants. We train, develop and support each one of them so that they have the knowledge and values […]