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Here, you’ll find industry news, top tips for business and, most importantly, the knowledge and experience that our members – and ourselves – have amassed over the years.

We believe in sharing our skills and networks so that everyone can benefit from being a member of networking events brand The Business Culture Hull.

You can rest assured that everyone in our team has the knowledge and experience in place to help you reach your end goal… so come on everyone, share! If you tell us your skillset, we’ll tell you ours!

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Cyber attacks can affect any business, large or small

High profile cyber attacks on large businesses have raised awareness of the growing threat of cyber crime. However, many smaller businesses seem to be operating under a false sense of security, believing they are too small and therefore, safe. A workshop run by commercial insurance firm, HI Commercial and IT support company, Computanet, highlighted the risks small businesses expose themselves

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New public sector website accessibility regulations

In September 2019 new regulations came into force which mean that every new public sector website needs to meet particular accessibility standards and publish a statement which says that they have been met. Existing websites have until 2020 to comply and all apps have until 2021 to comply. The aim of the new regulations is to ensure public sector websites

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The Impact of Brexit on R&D Tax Credits…

It’s a hot topic; will we or won’t we? Deal or no deal? Amidst the noise of the unprecedented scenes we’re seeing daily from Westminster, UK businesses are doing their best to understand what the landscape will look like and prepare for life after the EU. Here are our thoughts on R&D investment and Brexit. Supply lines and markets, talent

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Six steps to guarantee a ROI in customer experience

How do you know when to invest in Customer Experience?  What does such an investment look like? Is it training or measuring or just paying attention to the customer? And then, the million-dollar question, how do you know your investment in customer experience has actually worked?  AND, is there a time you can stop investing in this valuable resource? At

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Teamwork to make the heart work.

What a fantastic time we had working alongside fellow Business Culture member Joanne Joveini from Act Fast First Aid! Here’s a session Joanne taught from this years Restart A Heart Day, held at The Marvell College in Hull. Every year the Resuscitation Council host a day in which people like Joanne can kindly donate their time to help show life

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Five ways to stay secure online

Further to our Cyber Security workshop this morning, we would like to share five quick tips to stay secure online. These were put together by Adam Lutkin from Computanet, on how to prevent hackers from breaching your systems. Hook up to a network that you know. Free wifi is tempting, but be sure that you consider who is providing the

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Free R&D Tax Consultancy for Start-Ups

At RandDTax we believe in growing businesses. We believe that we should invest in more than our own bottom line and that sowing success for others matters. We are committed to giving free services to Start-Up businesses and investing in microfinance through our Giving Back Program. What is Giving Back? The hidden value we unlock through R&D Tax claims is

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R&D Tax Webinar – Supported by Lloyds Bank

The ABC of R&D for Small & Medium Enterprises Join us on 16th October at 10:30 am to find out more about R&D Tax Credits. The webinar, supported by Lloyds Bank, will aim to answer the following questions: What are R&D Tax Credits? How do R&D Tax Credits work? Who can claim R&D Tax Credits? Most importantly…What not to do!!

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R&D Tax Relief – Can I Claim?

Interested in finding out if your business qualifies for R&D Tax Relief? Then look back over the past two years and ask yourself the following questions: Has your company designed/created any new products or enhanced any existing products? Has your company undertaken any environmental improvements to its manufacturing processes? Does your business operate with a custom-made IT system? Is your

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Affected by the news on Thomas Cook

You will have all no -doubt seen the news about Thomas Cook going into administration. It’s a timely reminder that Everything booked with Travel Counsellors is 100% financially protected  

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