BIP Features »

| Comments Off

The search has begun for an inspirational Principal and Managing Director to lead the new WMG Academy for Young Engineers.
The WMG Academy, a business-led and business-like University Technical College for 14-19-year olds, is due to …

Read the full story »
BIP business guides & tools

Please register/login to access content

BIP Entrepreneurs

The West Midlands - up and coming entrepreneur‘s

BIP Features

West Midlands business highlights, opportunites and networking

Bips and Pieces

All the best from the web handpicked out by our team, including the World of tech

Business News

Latest West Midlands news affecting your business

Home » BIP Entrepreneurs, BIP Features, Business News, Local, News in Brief

Comment on why Michael Heseltine’s report does not address the problems of small business…

Submitted by No Comment

Michael HeseltineFollowing the report from Michael Heseltine today, here is additional comment of the potential impact, or not, that his measures could have on small and medium sized businesses.

Geraint Jones, private client partner at City accountants Reeves, said: “It is good to see that the government is exploring ways to support growth and build relationships between public and private sectors. Yet the solutions, including encouraging greater state intervention and regulation, are unlikely to help small and medium sized businesses.

“Enabling businesses to gain better access to funding and national insurance holidays, for example, would be of more practical benefit and have an immediate impact.”

Enhanced by Zemanta
The West Midlands Business Information Portal, or BIP for short, is a newly formed social enterprise that aims to promote, connect and empower small businesses in the West Midlands- written for entrepreneurs, by entrepreneurs.

We have launched our new site in Beta mode. Join our rapidly growing community, as a subscriber, contributor, reporter, advisor, mentor or partner and start using our platform to network, share the latest news, tips and how-to guides with like-minded people.

Register Now or get in touch at bipteam@wm-bip.co.uk
Share

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Switch to our mobile site

Get Adobe Flash player Plugin by wpburn.com wordpress themes