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Going for Gold with Elysium Training Systems

As the Rio Olympics 2016 draws to an exciting climax, so too do we bring you our final story from one of our sporty Entrepreneurs. Dean Robertson has set up Elysium Training Systems, a gym with a difference based in Edinburgh. Dean has made it his intention to create the perfect training environment, with top-notch

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Scottish EDGE: Transmit Start-Ups Exhibit at Event

Last week on 20th June, Transmit Start-Ups attended the RBS Conference Centre just outside of Edinburgh where we were invited to exhibit at the event of one of our partners, Scottish EDGE. Scottish EDGE run an accelerator programme and also run an awards event giving businesses the chance to pitch for money. The competition is

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HMRC February 2016 update: Personal Tax Account, Workplace Pensions, Help with VAT and more…

The latest update from HMRC includes news about business expenses for the self-employed, the Personal Tax Account digital service, workplace pensions, news for those in the construction industry and more. New Tax guide – ‘Business Expenses for the self-employed’ HMRC have released their latest e-learning course Business Expenses for the self-employed. This easy guidance covers

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HMRC: Business Expenses for the Self-Employed

HMRC have recently released their new online course on Self-Employed Business Expenses. The course is useful for anybody self-employed, particularly if you’re just starting out and are new to running your own business. It will help ensure that all your relevant business expenses can be identified, recorded and claimed, as well as making sure that

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HMRC December 2015 update: Tax guide for the Self-Employed, Scottish income tax, National Insurance contributions and more…

Always informative and a must read for small and medium sized businesses, the Deceber installment of HMRC’s key messages includes information on tax for the self-employed, National Insurance contributions, the Chancellor’s spending review, Scottish Income Tax and more. Have you tried HMRC’s new ‘Tax guide for the self-employed’ yet? Based on feedback from business customers,

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Employing Staff for the First Time

Sheffield-based law firm, Simpson Sissons & Brooke LLP, have kindly provided us with some tips on employing staff for the first time. All growing businesses have to start employing people at some point, and it can be a daunting task: Who is the best person for the job? How much do I pay them? How

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Transmit Start-Ups helped me…

We are in the process of launching a new campaign with the strapline “Transmit Start-Ups helped me…” to promote the Start Up Loans programme that we operate on behalf of the Government (Department of Business, Innovation & Skills). We are focussing on three entrepreneurs that we helped access the Start Up Loan fund: Frederic Tagne,

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Creative Question Time

          Creative Question Time – North Hertfordshire College  NHC is hosting a Creative Question Time for students to find out more about working within the creative industries and have any questions answered by creative professionals. Creative Question Time takes place from 10:00am to 1:00pm on Tuesday 11th February in the theatre

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CREATE IN FIFE 2014 – TRANSMIT AT LOCHGELLY CENTRE

Create in Fife – Strategy & Programme Launch on 10th February   Heather Stuart, Chief Executive at Fife Cultural Trust and Cllr Lesley Laird will officially launch the Creative & Cultural Industries Strategy and the Create in Fife 2014 programme at a networking event on 10th February.  The evening event is taking place at the Lochgelly Centre

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Creative Cash in Yorkshire 6th Feb

Creative Cash Seminar Have you got a creative business idea or project that needs cash to make it happen? Wondering how to approach all the different kinds of finance available from crowd funding to loans? Need some guidance as to what road to go down to make sure you don’t drive off a cliff?? Then

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