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City is beacon of economic dynamism

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6:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Brighton and Hove is one of the best cities in the country for economic growth and dynamism.

The office is a jungle with many creatures

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

OFFICES may seem sedate compared to the jungle. But there may be more similarities between work colleagues and wild animals than meets the eye. Author, scientist and satirist Richard Robinson talks to business editor Finn Scott-Delany about his office bestiary.

New challenge for young chef

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A TALENTED young chef has been made a franchisee at the age of 24 after being headhunted.

Helping out socially-responsible business

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

CELEBRATED corporate social responsibility scheme SE-Assist unveiled its second batch of social enterprise this week. Leading insurer Legal and General will give zero-interest loans and business mentoring to help the enterprises. Business editor Finn Scott-Delany spoke to some of the winners.

The rise of the Phoenix

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A PHOENIX has been reborn after a major arts funding boost.

New development to help meet job needs

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

NEW details have emerged of a £15million regeneration scheme.

Gatwick in two-horse race for expansion after Boris Island ruled out

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9:21am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

The race to secure backing for airport expansion is down to two after “Boris Island” was ruled out.

Forensics firm set for growth

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A FORENSICS consultancy founded by academics has helped in 500 police investigations in ten years.

Espresso with short back and sides

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Barbers and baristas are in perfect harmony in Hove thanks to a new partnership.

Jeweller selected for prestigious London exhibit

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A JEWELLER has been selected by renowned architect Zaha Hadid to appear in a high profile showcase of British talent.

Tourism company nominated for two national awards

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Specialist tour operator Natural World Safaris has been nominated for two prestigious travel awards.

Airport expansion could be pivotal for science sector

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

The expansion of Gatwick Airport could be pivotal for Brighton’s burgeoning science and technology sector, the airport says.

Digital fest volunteers get support

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Premier sponsor American Express is supporting the volunteer programme for the Brighton Digital Festival 2014.

Furniture shop set for expansion

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A furniture store will quadruple in size after a multi-million pound Business Growth Fund (BGF) investment.

The right move

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A COMPANY which helps firms “move house” has come to town.

Credit Union get its first customer

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A CREDIT Union, which recently opened up to business, has confirmed The Lewes Pound as its first member.

New mobile ticket system a big success

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

A BIG shift in travel habits has been revealed after the city’s bus companies reached their 50,000 mobile ticketing customer.

Deadline for award entry is extended

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

THE DEADLINE for entries to the 26th Sussex Business Awards has been extended. Businesses now have until Friday, September 5 at 4pm to enter.

Aiming to bring food revolution to the city

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

The entrepeneur who founded Pret A Manger has told why he is bringing his Asian food venture to Brighton.

Equal wages regardless of gender

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1:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

This week Business Matters highlights the plight of low paid part-time female workers.

Cafe Velo is set for expansion

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11:17am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A specialist cycle-themed cafe could be expanding after just over half a year in business.

FDM nominated for 'Oscars of diversity'

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11:13am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A global IT leader is toppings off its £300 million floatation with recognition at “the Oscars of diversity”.

Digital Festival for creatives with a truly global outlook

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11:01am Tuesday 26th August 2014

Brighton Digital Festival may be grassroots in origin but it is global in its outlook.

Continuing development programme is launched

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11:09am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A virtual assistant training company is launching as small businesses and start-ups turn to freelancers for flexible and cost-effective growth.

UK first for botanic garden with flowering

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7:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A WORLD-leading botanic garden is celebrating after recording the first UK outdoor flowering of a hard-to-propagate plant from the other side of the world.

'Michelin star' in sustainability for university

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7:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

THE UNIVERSITY of Brighton has become the first in the country to be awarded a Michelin star for sustainability.

Bonsai business is growing

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A FORMER thespian who was told his bonsai tree shop would not last six weeks is celebrating 25 years of business.

Tour of Britain will boost Sussex economy by £3m

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

CYCLING fever is building as the Tour of Britain prepares to come to Sussex for the first time.

Shooting and its £68m boost to the economy

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

FOR many urbanites hunting remains an exclusive pastime for aristocratic elites.

Multi-million pound boost

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A produce company will blossom after securing £3million funds for state-of-the-art new equipment.

It’s the write recipe for blogger Cate

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A YOUNG marketer who started a food blog to get healthy is picking up national plaudits.

Campaign launched to clean up the city

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Eco-designers fed up with the sight of litter strewn over the city are kick-starting a zero-waste campaign.

Clients and partners of the Argus have a ball at the cricket

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

CORPORATE clients and partners of The Argus were treated to a day of hospitality at the cricket.

Doubts over 2014 interest rate increase

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

SUSSEX IN THE CITY

Tour of Britain is good for business

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

BUSINESSES all over the county are preparing to take advantage of the Tour of Britain as it rolls into Sussex.

University benefits economy by £700million

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE UNIVERSITY of Brighton contributes nearly £700 million annually to the economy and supports more than 7,000 jobs, according to a new report.

New MD at fire safety firm

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2:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Leading supplier of fire safety products Fireco has announced Drew Hoggatt as managing director.

Tech hub hit by new VAT rules

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE TECHNOLOGY hub in Brighton faces being hit by new VAT rules set to be enforced in January 2015, tax advisers have warned.

Pool to pier programme

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A UNIQUE ‘pool to pier’ swimming programme is offering a young person the first ever opportunity to become an apprentice Open Water guide.

Solicitors are up for award

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

LEADING solicitors Mayo Wynne Baxter are in the running for an award.

Vineyard to mark birthday

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A PIONEERING vineyard will mark its 40th anniversary.

Trophies up for grabs in top awards

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Entries are rolling for the 26th Sussex Business Awards.

New appbook from teller

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A digital storyteller has announced the release of a third iOS appbook in the highly-regarded series, Boj - Hoppy Birthday.

Learning made more appealing

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A NEXT generation learning expert has launched a new website dedicated to its award-winning learning system.

Hotel and wine school team up

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A HOTEL is increasing spend and retaining staff with a wine school partnership.

Beer we go with festival

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1:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

The thriving brewery scene in Sussex will be shown off at a bank holiday beer festival.

Garden centre scoops several awards at national event

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12:00pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

A FAMILY-RUN garden centre scooped several awards at a national ceremony.

Rewarding youngsters with flair and passion

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12:34pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

The Sussex Business Awards are fast approaching – and this year organisers have introduced a brand new category.

Work experience girl who became the boss

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12:00pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

A SCHOOLGIRL who took work experience at a modelling agency has just become the firm’s director.

‘Graduates must adjust unrealistic views'

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11:20am Tuesday 12th August 2014

Graduates should adjust “unrealistic” expectations on landing their dream job at a multinational.



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