Business News Archive for September 2011

How to Reduce the Risk of Fraud in Your Business 5 top tips   Posted 26 Sep 2011

Over a quarter of SMEs and over one in ten Not-for-Profit entities have been the victim of fraud. A conservative estimate is that the cost of fraud in the UK is the region of £38.4 billion per year.

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Heart Health is the Talk of Your Town   Posted 26 Sep 2011

You âre part of a community that is actively improving its own heart health It a shocking fact that heart and circulatory disease is the UK biggest killer. Every day, 276 people have a heart attack. That people in your community. Your next door neighbours. Your family. Now we can all do something about it. Heart Towns is a new and exciting scheme where entire towns come together to help beat heart disease. And Watford is now one of them.

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Paternity Leave - SA Law Offer Advice to Businesses   Posted 26 Sep 2011

Changes to paternity rights in the workplace have taken effect from 3 April 2011, but many companies are only just starting to feel its effects on their businesses. Whilst this was welcomed by many as a step towards increasing equality between the sexes, how will the changes impact on small to medium businesses in practice? Already there is concern that these changes make life more difficult for SMEs in an already tough climate.

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Paternity Leave - SA Law Offer Advice to Businesses   Posted 26 Sep 2011

Changes to paternity rights in the workplace have taken effect from 3 April 2011, but many companies are only just starting to feel its effects on their businesses. Whilst this was welcomed by many as a step towards increasing equality between the sexes, how will the changes impact on small to medium businesses in practice? Already there is concern that these changes make life more difficult for SMEs in an already tough climate.

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Watford - A Great Place to Do Business!   Posted 26 Sep 2011

Whilst many areas of the UK face the repercussions of reduced public sector investment, Watford remains on track to deliver a comprehensive programme of regeneration. Watford are investing in the fundamental building blocks essential for a successful economy in the 21st Century transport, health, education, leisure & cultural facilities, offices, and housing That means that Watford future is bright!

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Sticky Marketing - Breakfast Networking Meeting   Posted 22 Sep 2011

Watford businesses were encouraged to embrace social networking by an expert speaker at a chamber of commerce meeting this morning. The networking breakfast, at Bushey Hall Golf Club, was attended by 20 or so business leaders looking to increase their profile and pick up a few much-needed marketing tips.

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