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Creativity flourishes at innovative Edinburgh workshop

2019-02-28T10:51:21+00:00

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

Creativity flourishes at innovative Edinburgh workshop2019-02-28T10:51:21+00:00

Meet the Staff with Sophie Cooke

2019-02-27T13:27:19+00:00

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

Meet the Staff with Sophie Cooke2019-02-27T13:27:19+00:00

Transmit at the Business Funding Show

2019-02-21T12:30:16+00:00

In need of funding but not sure of your options? The Business Funding Show '19 is happening on 21st February at East Wintergarden, Canary Wharf. Back for its fourth year, the only funding exhibition in the UK and EU brings investors, crowd-funders, grant, loan and other finance providers together under one roof, giving you

Transmit at the Business Funding Show2019-02-21T12:30:16+00:00

Diversifying helps Caffe No 3 succeed

2019-02-21T12:30:43+00:00

Businesswoman and start up loan recipient Tracy Parnaby has weathered the storms of difficult trading conditions and taken her tearoom towards a brand new future. Tracy back in 2014, with Transmit's Ian and Brenda When the Cake House opened in early 2014, the tearoom was the owner Tracy’s first step into full-time

Diversifying helps Caffe No 3 succeed2019-02-21T12:30:43+00:00

Captured Programme with Newcastle University

2019-02-21T13:28:32+00:00

The Captured Programme from Newcastle University brings together experienced managers and owners from big organisations and small business owners in order to provide valuable insight, drawing on each other’s experiences. Applications are now open for Captured 2019 Newcastle University Business School is now taking applications for their innovative business support programme, Captured. The programme

Captured Programme with Newcastle University2019-02-21T13:28:32+00:00

Mixing babies with business: My start-up story

2019-03-07T16:31:11+00:00

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

Mixing babies with business: My start-up story2019-03-07T16:31:11+00:00

Meet the Staff with Chloe Heads

2019-01-16T13:11:12+00:00

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

Meet the Staff with Chloe Heads2019-01-16T13:11:12+00:00

Meet the Staff with Suzy Jackson

2019-02-06T13:53:32+00:00

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,

Meet the Staff with Suzy Jackson2019-02-06T13:53:32+00:00

We’ve made it to NUMBER ONE!

2019-02-21T12:32:09+00:00

Damian Baetens, Richard Myers and Ian Straker launched Transmit Start-Ups in 2013 with a shared ambition to help others just starting out in the world of business. Five years later, they’ve overtaken other firms to become the number one provider of Start Up Loans. After running their own businesses in the music and creative

We’ve made it to NUMBER ONE!2019-02-21T12:32:09+00:00

Give it a go in 2019 with Transmit Start-Ups

2019-02-21T12:33:16+00:00

When we took a look into it, we discovered that although 40% of Brits want to start their own businesses, only 15% of the population are classed as self-employed. So what’s holding so many of us back from becoming our own boss? We think a major factor is confidence. The vast majority of people

Give it a go in 2019 with Transmit Start-Ups2019-02-21T12:33:16+00:00