A special loan for business start-ups that want an alternative to traditional finance has helped establish a thriving new creative community in Edinburgh. Sparks are flying once again behind the doors of a former 19th Century coachworks in Leith that has been transformed into an open access workshop for artists and makers thanks to
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We’re having a natter with another member of Team Transmit today. Sophie Cooke is our Administrative Assistant and one of our bubbliest staff fixtures! She makes up part of the Operations Team, seeing to the day-to-day necessities of Transmit HQ, and enjoying the challenging hustle and bustle of the office. She tells us a
Is it possible to bring up a family and start a business at the same time? Yes, says Transmit Start-Up’s communications consultant Laura White – and the timing might just be perfect. Not everyone starting their own business has ambitions to take over the world. For some, like me, the aim of the game
We’re chatting with the Operations Team for our latest Meet the Staff installment, specifically Customer Service Assistant Chloe Heads. New to the Transmit Team, Chloe takes us through a typical day in the office and her recommendation for new start-ups. What is your current position at Transmit Start-Ups? Tell us a little about your
Our team is continuing to grow! Say hello to our new Marketing Manager, Suzy Jackson. We’re finding out what her job entails and what she gets up to away from the office. What is your current position at Transmit Start-Ups? Tell us a little about your role and what it entails. I’m marketing manager,
The number of new business startups in the UK is rising all the time with latest figures showing 600,000+ new businesses registered last year. The popular BBC series, A Matter of Life and Debt has returned to our screens and follows some life-changing stories from budding entrepreneurs that have taken out loans to finance
Launched in November 2015, Kevin Foster Funeral Services was created by husband and wife team Kevin and Pat Foster. After lots of encouragement from previous families Kevin had dealt with, the couple wanted to set up a company to provide high-quality funeral services offering commitment to their clients. We had a chat with Pat
Solid Blue Liquid Ltd are a friendly, professional web hosting company that like to put their customers first. Priding themselves on solving challenging technical problems, they provide secure web hosting to keep websites and email operational around the clock. We chatted to founder Nathan Platt, two years on from starting his business, who gives
Saint Glasgow is a hair studio created by Thomas Temperley and Louise Chrystal, after meeting on the L’Oréal ID artist programme. Both regulars at London, Milan and Paris Fashion Weeks and agency represented, they decided to create a place where they could combine their editorial work alongside a working space for clients that represents
We love to start our mornings with a fresh pot of coffee here at Transmit Start-Ups HQ, so where better to visit for our latest ‘One Year On’ piece than Tepuy Coffee, based in Edinburgh, Scotland. With numerous customer reviews complimenting the quality of the authentic Colombian coffee beans, Tepuy Coffee is a must-visit