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Countdown to GDPR
20th July 2017 | News

44 weeks until GDPR

OK before we start we want to point out that our objective is not to scare you, in fact it is quite the opposite. We want to help! We will be writing a blog post every couple of weeks providing hints, tips and news about GDPR. 

Thomas Jordan and Chris Whiteoak of Blackoak Surfacing in Nelson, pictured with their team.
17th July 2017 | Case Studies

New jobs and 200% turnover boost for Pendle firm

Five new jobs have been created and turnover is set to increase by 200% at a Pendle surface provider, after the company received support from Boost, Lancashire’s Growth Business Hub.

10th July 2017 | Inspiration

Why an SSL certificate is key for any online business

Aimee Sanderson, from Boost & Co member, Bespoke | Digital Agency looks at how an SSL certificate is increasingly a must-have for any business with a web presence.

Alex Askew and Gerry Gregoire from M4B Ltd
10th July 2017 | Case Studies

Fylde CRM and marketing business sets sights on growth

A Fylde-based business that helps other companies strengthen relationships with customers has revealed big plans for growth after receiving support from Boost Business Lancashire.

Andy Walker Lancashire CC, Brent Collins Managing Director Manufacturing Division BCW & Peter Rooney Enterprise Ventures
6th July 2017 | Case Studies

Burnley engineering firm is flying high with £200,000 investment

A specialist in precision engineering for the aerospace and automotive sectors has secured development capital to accelerate its plans for a £50million turnover in the next five years.

Paul Mellor Envirofuel, Peter Rooney EV & Andy Walker LCC
4th July 2017 | Case Studies

Waste recycler set for expansion with Rosebud investment

A start-up business that recycles household waste and turns it into fuel to minimise landfill is expanding its operations following a funding boost.

Queen's Awards
3rd July 2017 | Inspiration

Five reasons to enter the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

Mandy Lockett, international trade director at East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, explains why outstanding Lancashire business should enter the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise.

29th June 2017 | Inspiration

Why your Business Strategy will (probably) fail

Rob Munro, Senior industrial fellow at Boost & Co member, The Institute for Manufacturing at the University of Cambridge, looks at the different uses of business strategy.

business risk management
26th June 2017 | Inspiration

Five steps to identify risks to your business

John Warren, of business growth consultancy Matchbox Associates, offers a five-step process for identifying the biggest risks to your business.

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