Month: May 2017

An open letter from the FinTech Capital of the North

Dear Chancellor

I am delighted to see you “banging the drum” for the UK’s important and fast growing technology sector as you lead a delegation to India.

Let’s talk… selling to China

Business Mentoring

Hailing Yu, pictured, (@Hailingyu2) is the China Business Adviser of the UK Northern Powerhouse, China-Britain Business Council (CBBC), drawing on 20 years’ experience working in, running and supporting businesses in both China and the UK. Here Hailing discusses the exciting potential for Leeds City Region businesses to tap into Chinese markets through social media and e-commerce.

Wakefield business commits to quality through skills funding

Start-up Funding 1

Businesses in Wakefield and across the Leeds City Region are benefitting from over £2 million worth of training grants thanks to the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP). The funding has supported the training of over 600 businesses, enabling them to invest in the development of their workforce.