Distinctive Publishing

Spreading the love as print undergoes a transformation

The owner of a company that specialises in direct marketing and printing says that he is seeing a definite shift in the way his clients regard printed products. Alastair Smith, who runs Print & Mail Runner, which is based in Hexham, Northumberland, is running a series of special offers in February as part of his […]

Newcastle Greyhound Stadium launches special February/March promotion

Newcastle Greyhound Stadium has launched a £5 special deal to run throughout February and March. The Stadium is offering entrance on a race night, a programme, burger and chips, a premium drinks voucher and three half-price drinks vouchers, all for just a fiver. Staff at the Stadium hope that the offer will attract people to […]

Cyber security company offers free website diagnostic

Cyber security expert Phortress has offered to run a free diagnostic of company websites amid growing concern about the threat posed by hackers. The company, which operates from North East England, believes that many business people do not realise that their website servers are just as vulnerable as email systems. Hackers target insecure websites in […]

Why the new Apprenticeship Levy matters to us all

In April, the way the Government funds apprenticeships in England is changing and many businesses will find themselves facing new obligations. However, many business people still find themselves confused as to what effect the new Apprenticeship Levy will have on them. Put simply, the levy requires all employers operating in the UK with a pay […]

UK Twitter Networking Hashtags

There are hundreds of “hours” or Online Networking events on Twitter where you can join in and tweet your businesses or find a business you may need. Below is a timetable of popular hashtags that occur weekly in the UK Everyday #UKBizLunch  12PM-1PM GMT (for those people lucky enough to take a lunch break) #BizHour […]