(Left to right): Richard Laing, Director Laing Edinburgh; Fiona Hunter, Edinburgh-China Air Link Project Manager, Marketing Edinburgh, Kathy Xin Luo, Chinese Business Development Manager; Kat Barron, General Manager Laing Edinburgh; Michael Laing OBE, Chairman & Owner of Laing the Jeweller Ltd; Cllr Gavin Barrie, City of Edinburgh Council Economy Convener; Gordon Dewar, Chief Executive of Edinburgh Airport Copyright Jon Savage

Laing Edinburgh to sponsor Edinburgh Airport’s First Direct Flight to China

Edinburgh jeweller Laing Edinburgh has been announced as the first official sponsor in plans to introduce Scotland’s first ever direct flight to China. Securing the...
Edinburgh Castle

Chinese tour operators meet with Scottish businesses

Scottish tourism businesses were in China last week as part of a VisitScotland business development mission to boost an emerging market already worth £34...
Bruce Lee (Yi Li)

sensewhere win innovation category in Shanghai British Business Awards

sensewhere, the fast-growing Edinbirgh based company that provides specialist location services software and technology has won the innovation category at the British Business Awards...
Russell Dalgleish

Russell Dalgleish: Scottish Technology Investment events in Shenzhen and Hong Kong

This week I have the incredible privilege to attend the first ever Scottish Technology investment events in Hong Kong and Shenzhen delivered by Informatic...
David Leven

‘Shanghai Scotland Showcase’ exhibits best of Scotland to Chinese market

Scotland introduced a selection of its world-leading luxury products and services at a special showcase in Shanghai last week (Friday 14 October 2016). The ‘Shanghai...
Justin Willey

Temporary Staffing Solutions Provider Wins Place on China Visit

Scottish Borders based recruitment software provider, IQX Limited, has been selected as one of twelve top technology companies in Scotland to travel with Scottish...

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Hampton Associates – 5 lessons for 2017

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Angus Lee, Jason Moir and Andrew Smith

North-East golf networking group swings into action

A new north-east networking group has swung into action offering a unique combination of sport, socialising and business networking. The 19th Hole, founded by experienced...

Nicholson Solutions Appointed as Education Partner by Digital Marketing Institute

The Digital Marketing Institute has appointed Aberdeen company Nicholson Solutions to deliver its Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing in Scotland. The SQA accredited professional...

Interviews

Neil Logan

Interview: Neil Logan, CEO of Incremental Group

Hot on the heels of announcing that digital technology specialist Incremental Group had successfully secured £500,000 of Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) support from Scottish...
Ian Stevenson

Interview – Digital forensics specialist leading the attack against cyber crime

Ian Stevenson, CEO of Cyan Forensics, is a computer scientist by training, and has spent the last 20 years in and around startups, first...
Joe Afif, founder & managing director of graduate recruitment jobsite Gradit

Interview : Recruitment professional matches tech graduates to jobs using algorithms

Joe Afif, founder & managing director of graduate recruitment jobsite Gradit, is a self confessed “millennial“ whose big idea was sparked while working in...
SureVoIP's Managing Director Gavin Henry

Interview: Gavin Henry – A man destined to succeed

SureVoIP's Managing Director Gavin Henry is over the moon about last year's ITSPA award win for Best Business ITSP (medium enterprise), an accolade that...
Ruairidh Wynne-McHardy

Interview: The Scottish Lawyer who became a Digital Entrepreneur

Ruairidh Wynne-McHardy admits that being a qualified lawyer who is also a self-taught programmer is a strange mix but the two skills combined perfectly...

Columnists

Mark Gillanders

Mark Gillanders: “Hustle” The most important word ever in sales?

"Your talent is not enough you’ve got to put in the work" The title of this post is taken from a Gary Vaynerchuk video –...
Clare Scott

Clare Scott: Three great habits to cultivate in 2017

Apparently most of us who bothered to make New Year’s resolutions will have broken them by now. This raises a question: instead of throwing ourselves...
Julie Mitchell-Mehta

Your Inbound Marketing New Year’s Resolution

How are your resolutions going? Are you still in the gym three times a week or is the pub beginning to look more appealing?...
Mike McGrail

Mike McGrail: My Return to Marketing Consultancy – Week three

It’s fair to say I’m struggling to know how best to name these posts. I think I’ll stick with this iteration. Sorry, I digress....
Julie Mitchell-Mehta

Julie Mitchell-Mehta: Recommended Tools To Help Your Website Work Better

Is your website working? I’m sure you know that it’s live and all the buttons do what they are supposed to do. But is...