Posts Tagged ‘Enterprise Zones’

Government Support for Small Business

Thursday, February 16, 2012 9:09 11 Comments

Am I the only one that is getting confused by the increasing number of initiatives that the government is rolling out to encourage entrepreneurship? Or frustrated because they don’t actually seem to make a difference?   We had Business Link, then we didn’t, except it still exists as a “business advice and guidance service portal”. [...]

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Enterprise Zones – what are they and will they help?

Wednesday, August 17, 2011 11:47 7 Comments

Enterprise Zones are the latest government incentive to get businesses growing. Within the Enterprise Zone you can get superfast broadband, lower rates & taxes, and low levels of regulation & planning controls. That can only be a good thing – right? A great encouragement for younger companies who may otherwise struggle to reach critical mass. [...]

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