• PrettyLittleThing.com is hosting a Recruitment Day

    27 June 2018

    Online fast fashion retailer PrettyLittleThing.com is hosting a Recruitment Day in Sheffield’s Winter Gardens on Saturday 30th June .

  • Sheffield Free WiFi launches in the city centre

    21 June 2018
  • Employing people for the first time?

    01 June 2018

    We spoke to Rebecca Fielding of Gradconsult to discuss at what stage as a small business you would consider taking on your first employee.

     

     

  • Getting the right space - 3 things growing businesses need to know

    24 May 2018

    We spoke to Tim Bottrill of Colloco to discuss the challenges small businesses face when looking to grow - and specifically, what they should consider when looking for and securing a commercial property lease.

  • Growing businesses and the changing role of the accountant

    23 May 2018

    Adrian Dunkley – chartered accountant and head of tax at MGRW – runs Limited Company workshops every quarter for us at Business Sheffield for pre-start and start-ups in the city. The next one is on 4 June.

  • Full marks for Jane Gregory’s ‘how to win customers via the telephone’ workshop

    17 May 2018

    Our resident Sales Advisor Jane Gregory works with pre-start and start-up businesses to grow their sales confidence and skills. With a long and varied career in telephone and face-to-face selling, she brings a valuable perspective to people that rely on these techniques to start up and grow their business.

  • ‘Excellent’ workshop helps start-ups come to terms with Ts & Cs

    15 May 2018

    Lisa Greenstreet, Associate Solicitor in the Dispute Management Team at Freeths, moved back to her home city of Sheffield from Bristol in 2014. She wanted to reconnect with the local business community and so contacted Business Sheffield to see if she could use her expertise as a solicitor to support start-ups.

  • Sheffield to put forward Channel 4 bid after meeting with broadcaster

    16 April 2018
  • Liberate your inner salesperson

    06 April 2018

    Jane Gregory is our resident Sales & Marketing Advisor, working with pre-start and start up businesses to grow their sales confidence and skills. With a long and varied career in telephone and face-to-face selling, Jane brings a valuable perspective to people that rely on these techniques to start up and grow their business.

  • 3 things every business needs to know about their Ts & Cs

    04 April 2018

    We recently spoke with Lisa Greenstreet, Associate Solicitor in the Dispute Management Team at Freeths. A national law firm with eleven offices around the country, Freeths opened in Sheffield five years ago, expanding from five to a team of 31, they recently outgrew their city centre office space in Barkers Pool and moved to 3 St Pauls Place in Sheffield City Centre.

  • Passionate about retail?

    29 March 2018

    Comment from George Elliott, our guest retail expert

     There are some words of advice that you get when starting a business that stay with you forever. There are some experiences you have along the way, that you wish someone would have warned you were coming or maybe even helped you avoid altogether! In my opinion, the more we can connect people who are starting a business with people who have had/or have a business, the greater their chances of success.