News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog
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    ‘Non-traditional’ trade marks

    2nd August 2019

    On 14 January 2019 the legislative framework of intellectual property law in the UK was updated, following an update to…

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    Joining the dots: Getting to grips with Twenty-first Century Crime

    31st July 2019

    In today’s connected world, crime is going digital. CGI is working with the UK’s police forces to help them combat…

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    Mearns & Company – Managing Director Update July 2019

    30th July 2019

    Having started my role as Managing Director at Mearns & Company in January 2018, now seems like a good opportunity…

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    Annuities – a thing of the past or the road to a certain financial future?

    30th July 2019

    Annuities. A throwback to a bygone era, right? Something that went out with VHS recorders, travellers’ cheques and shell suits?…

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    Peace of Mind – but at what cost?

    29th July 2019

    “It’s the feeling of just knowing it’s there, isn’t it?  I like that I can access it at any time.”…

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    The key questions you should ask before committing to a venue for your event

    24th July 2019

    By Emma Little, Founder and CEO of ExecSpace After choosing the most suitable venue to host your event, the temptation…

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    Why you should care about work-related stress

    18th July 2019

    Imagine this picture: as soon as you wake up in the morning the first action is checking your phone and…

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    Promoting physical activity is good business

    3rd July 2019

    Ian Beattie, Chief Operating Officer, Lindsays Few people dispute the overwhelming evidence supporting the positive impact of physical activity on…

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    Construction – A Modern Perspective

    20th June 2019

    Growing up, I really enjoyed both maths and physics at school and was very definite about becoming an engineer, from…

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    Uncertainty and lack of supply continue to hamstring the Scottish residential property market

    17th June 2019

    Uncertainty and lack of supply continue to hamstring the Scottish residential property market By Eric Curran It’s the waiting that’s…

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