Uber-Style Breakdown App Launched

A Nottingham entrepreneur has launched a mobile app which helps motorists find and track breakdown assistance without paying for a membership. The app ResQ allows users to select a number of roadside services including recovery, wrong fuel assistance, fuel delivery...

How your recruitment strategy might be destroying your competitive advantage

I have heard from many of my friends how difficult they are finding it to engage with companies with job vacancies. Many organisations (particularly in the public sector) don't even acknowledge applications and fail to provide feedback. Obviously, I support...

Meet Paul Cadman Our Business Columnist

Paul considers himself a ‘son of Birmingham’, spending his early years in the inner city areas of Bordesley Green and taking on his first job as working in the Birmingham markets. Paul’s early school days were made more challenging due...

The Muslim Pound

Muslims in the UK spend approximately £20.5 billion a year on products, halal products in particular which are permitted under Islamic law. The BBC will be airing an insightful documentary ‘The Muslim Pound’ (working title) exploring the growing number of...

Leicester Curry Awards 2019 – THE WINNERS

After months of voting, planning and judging, the winners of third annual Leicester Curry Awards 2019 were announced at a glittering ceremony on Monday 8th April at Athena. Hosted by ITV Central News Presenter, Sameena Ali-Khan, the ceremony was attended by more than 400 guests...

The 7 Trends taking over the High Street – by Naeem Arif

Naeem Arif is a highly experienced customer-orientated leader, with over 15 years experience as director of multiple successful Private Limited Companies in the Retail and Management Consulting world. He the founder of NA Consulting, a retail and management consultancy,...

The problem with business support

Paul considers himself a ‘son of Birmingham’, spending his early years in the inner city areas of Bordesley Green and taking on his first job as working in the Birmingham markets. Paul now sits on 5 charitable boards, owns shares,...

New Expansion For Indus Foods

A Birmingham food company is set to create a manufacturing and production hub after securing £1.5 million in new funding. Indus Foods, which is based in Sparkbrook, is a wholesale supplier of products to the food and drink industry. Indus Food,...

Roll On Big John’s Birmingham Mela 2016

The event was attended by dignitaries from across the region big and small with special guest appearances from comedian Mani Liaqat and Elvis impersonator Muj Presley (known locally as Asian Elvis). Many of the cities councillors attended the event to...

Guest star Raj Somaiya on The Real Housewives of Cheshire

The Real Housewives of Cheshire returns to ITVBe with Manchester's silver fox Raj Somaiya making a guest appearance on the show. The popular series hit ITVBe screens back in January 2015. With viewers enjoying following the wives' glamourous lives, the...