I prefer to call it luck. Or even, when my hubris and self-esteem triumph over reality, hard work and talent. I rarely stop and reflect on the reality, which is that my ability to work as a writer and a journalist is more due to the demographic group I belong to than to anything about…Details
You are cordially invited to the SBN Launch event in Greneda on the 29th of January 2015. The venue for what promises to be a dynamic event is the Radisson Grenada Resort in St Georges. We welcome professionals from all business sector to join us in making money doing good and having fun.
Financial Resources The most important element in starting a business is funding. Even the most basic home business incurs a multitude of startup costs, including registering a business name, obtaining a business telephone line and printing business cards. Financial resources can be obtained from a variety of sources, the easiest being from the personal accounts…Details
A UK based business networking group today announced it’s intention to help develop local businesses in Trinidad by launching a branch of their group in the Port of Spain, Trinidad. Sterling Business Network International (SBN) has been in operation in the UK for almost a year now with 6 different branches in the UK and the rest of…Details
Sterling Business Network Waterloo branch invites you to it’s visitors’ breakfast networking meeting on the 6th of February 2014.
Come and find out how you can grow your business, improve you professional contacts and generate more income for your business through referrals.
Please find more information about this event below…
SBN Bromley branch was successfully launched today. SBN Executive Director, Raymond Mcmillan had nothing but praise for Bromley director James Mercer, congratulating him on a very successful launch earlier today, adding that there were “Lots of laughter in the room”. For more information on SBN Bromley and/or to find out what spaces are available please contact the…Details
You probably expect your income to fall at retirement. What you might be surprised to hear is by how much. On average, people in the UK can expect their regular income to drop by 39%, research reveals. But those living in London could see their income nearly halved (48%), and in the more affluent City…Details
The UK’s biggest supermarket chain, Tesco, has reported a 23.5% drop in profits during the first half of its financial year. Tesco’s pre-tax profits in the six months to 24 August were £1.39bn, which the firm blamed on a challenging retail environment, particularly in Europe. UK like-for-like sales – which exclude new store openings –…Details
“In many ways, a business partnership is similar to a marriage. At minimum, you need absolute trust in your partner.” Heidi Messer, founder of Collective. Here, at SBN we have built upon the principles of trust, as we understand that trust is a vital ingredient to business success. We also recognise the importance of knowing…Details
The rate of unemployment in the UK dropped to 7.7% between May and July from 7.8% in the previous three months. The governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, has said that interest rates are unlikely to be raised before the rate falls to 7%. The number of people unemployed fell 24,000 in the…Details