News

14
Jul

It’s a great time to be a sole trader in the UK. According to a recent survey by small business lender Everline, the British public are showing increasing loyalty to smaller businesses, with nearly half of consumers using two or more SMEs on a regular basis. Meanwhile, studies suggest that the nation’s self-employed are enjoying healthier work-life balances and happier ...

09
Jul

A summer to remember on a student budget

So, you have finally handed in all of your coursework, the last exam is in the bag and now it’s time for some fun in the summer sun. After all that hard slog, you undoubtedly deserve a well-earned break. You imagine the white sands and glistening cyan sea, the champagne cocktail you will be sipping as you sway contentedly from ...

19
Jun

Top 8 overseas festivals for students in 2014

After gruelling exam schedules, project deadlines and end of year events, many students like to enjoy a change of scenery and spend some downtime with friends during the holidays. And, with the European music festival season just around the corner, this can be the perfect time to kick back, enjoy some time in the sun and celebrate the end of ...

24
May

You’ve spent years building a reputation for your business and managing a positive brand presence across every communication channel. You take pride in providing excellent service, and it’s this approach which has kept customers coming back for more... and then the unthinkable happens. It might be a late package delivery, a faulty product or a miscommunication, but no matter the form it ...

25
Apr

BIG NEWS FOR SMALL BUSINESS: The Government has launched a £23 million scheme to provide over 9,000 small businesses in the capital with high-speed broadband connections. The initiative is part of the larger £150 million Urban Broadband Fund, which aims to bring an enhanced connection of 30Mb+ to 22 SuperConnected cities in the UK.   Small businesses in the capital are eligible for ...

25
Apr

A recent report, entitled Collaborate UK 2014, shows that things are looking up for UK SMEs this year. The document has been produced by CitySprint, one of our respected courier partners here at RapidParcel.com. As 75% of CitySprint’s loyal customer base is made up of small and medium-sized enterprises, they were keen to find out about how small ...

28
Mar

Calling all service sector enterprises! Go forth and multiply… your profits! Whether your venture is an existing small business looking to expand, or a brand new idea in the making, now, it seems, is the time to press on with exciting plans for development. Whatever the focus of your business, the good news is that the economy is flourishing and a ...

26
Mar

DHL reaches new heights in green policy transparency

Many couriers now look to differentiate through their commitment to environmental policies but few have gone as far as DHL, which continues to boost its selection of carbon reporting services. Carbon monitoring systems have become the focus for DHL Global Forwarding, which deals with transporting items throughout Europe and internationally, moving this logistics group to a new level of excellence. DHL ...

25
Mar

As time goes by and we get older (and supposedly wiser) we can all too easily find ourselves slipping into sensible mode and forget what it’s like to have a little fun every once in a while. Being older certainly does not have to mean relinquishing the imagination of youth. There’s a mischievous spark in everyone, just waiting to burst ...

24
Mar

Leaving university is an exciting time for most, but the downside as we all know, is that it can also be tough to find gainful employment. After dedicating a good few years to studying within your chosen field and working hard to complete your degree, how will you make sure that you get the best opportunities and a foot on ...

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