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Ageing Hull and the comfort of heritage

A ross the UK over 4 million people live alone and half a million in residential or nursing homes. Many people struggle with retirement, loss of friends and are lonely. Then, there are those with all stages of dementia. Pubs and clubs are closing, the high street boarded up. For many, family live away and the only company is the television.

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Majors Moving Forward

Since taking over Majors back in April 2018, it’s gone from strength to strength for Stewart MacGregor and Amy Sharpless. After taking over the firm Amy went on to complete a degree in her spare time and achieved a First Class Honours Degree in Applied Accounting. Amy also completed her Practising Certificate to then become a Director of Majors. Such great

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The One Point Expands

It’s been nearly 3 years since we first opened the doors to our new state of the art offices at the Bridgehead Business Park. We are now delighted to announce the next phase in our growth with our expansion into our ground floor office space. As our team continues to grow the move into this new area will help us

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Where Commercial Meets Community

There’s something extra special about working on a project that you know will benefit so many people, especially young people. Ever since I started Premier Log Homes fifteen years ago I have looked for opportunities to do that, so I was over the moon when we heard that we would be constructing our biggest ever log building for the Scouts. Don’t get me wrong – projects for charities can bring their

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What’s really the problem in your business?

When you realise that something isn’t working effectively or efficiently in your business, how do you get to the bottom of the problem? Quite often, a problem that manifests itself in one way is actually a symptom of an underlying issue – for example, if your invoicing process is slow, is it a problem with internal systems, or communication, or

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V-Link24 Video Conferencing

Introducing V-Link24 Since 1992, Language is Everything’s aim has been to help people and businesses to connect and collaborate without barriers. Today more than ever we need to take into account the environmental impact of all of our business practices. One way we can help reduce this is by eliminating the fuel burned to transport our linguists, often to numerous appointments per day. To do this,

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A life changing journey

In 2012, Paul Spence was a victim of an unprovoked attack which led to him suffering a brain haemorrhage. Facing many of the common challenges associated with brain injury, Paul’s life fell apart and he struggled to make sense of the world as he battled during a long, challenging recovery. Paul has gone on to be a source of inspiration to

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Small loan massive impact

Funding growth is a fact of life for small businesses but is daunting, thanks to perceptions that it’s only available for big businesses and large amounts. However, business funding expert Darren Peacock, of Peacock Finance, knows that, for some, a couple of thousand pounds can make a big difference. So, in 2018, he co- founded the Business Booster Fund to offer

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The Power of Networking

Here at The Business Culture Hull we pride ourselves on being different from the rest, which is why our monthly networking events always attract over 70 local Hull business owners. All our events are relaxed and informal, with an aim of establishing and deepening business relationships. We hold two types of networking events; a business one that attracts professional business-related speakers, and

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Hull4Heroes – A Man on a Mission

Most of us have anything but charitable thoughts while waiting for traffic lights to change, but then most of us aren’t Paul Matson. Born and raised in Hull, Paul served in the British Army – Royal Artillery for 4 years, which took him to places, meeting people and witnessing events that shaped his future. Paul didn’t find the transition back to civilian

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