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Be prepared: Dorset's 'voice of business' launches Brexit support package for firms

Businesses in Dorset are being urged to step up Brexit preparations as developments at Westminster reach crunch point. Dorset Chamber, the county’s leading business... READ MORE »

Crowdfunding under the spotlight as co-founder shares experiences with startups

Crowdfunding is to come under the spotlight at a meeting in Bournemouth. Simon Deverell, Co-founder and Creative Director of Crowdfunder, is the guest speaker at the next... READ MORE »

Liz ensures Dorset's voice is heard at national level after being appointed to BCC Board

A top Dorset businesswoman has been appointed to the Board of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC). Liz Willingham, the current President of Dorset Chamber of Commerce... READ MORE »

Home care provider beats off national and international competition to win top award

A Poole-based home care provider is celebrating after winning a national award. Good Oaks Home Care was presented with the award for 'Innovation in Home Care' at the... READ MORE »

Give me a cuddle! Nursery group celebrates 20th birthday with a theatre visit and dinner

A Dorset nursery group is celebrating 20 years in business by treating its staff to a London theatre visit followed by a slap-up dinner. Cuddles was founded in 1999 by... READ MORE »

'Strike it rich with your LinkedIn pitch' seminar sparks frenzy of likes, shares and comments

A seminar on using LinkedIn for account-based marketing sparked a frenzy of likes, shares and positive comments. More than 90 business leaders attended the... READ MORE »

Great work by Good Oaks: Home care provider leads industry in combating carbon emissions

A Dorset-based home care provider is leading the care industry in combating carbon emissions. Good Oaks Home Care has become one of the first in its sector to become... READ MORE »

Howe-zat! Soccer manager Eddie is top attraction at business dinner

AFC Bournemouth Manager Eddie Howe is the star attraction at a business dinner aimed at raising thousands of pounds for Dorset children's hospice Julia's House. Tickets... READ MORE »

Plastic taken to the cleaners as UK's largest domestic laundry firm commits to reduction

A Dorset business which is the UK's largest domestic laundry company has committed to reduce 'single use' plastic by 90 per cent by the end of next year. Barker's eco... READ MORE »

Hotel boss to put family first at business event

A free event for family businesses is being staged in Bournemouth this month. Chartered accountants and business advisers PKF Francis Clark is organising the Family... READ MORE »