Want to start your own business? Get free advice and help this week!

It’s a sad fact that most new companies fail. The entrepreneurial dream can often turn into a nightmare. But that should not put anyone off if they have a passion and a viable business idea. And it’s having great advice on tap, from people who have experience, that can make all the difference when you … Read moreWant to start your own business? Get free advice and help this week!

Nigel Benn – The Dark Destroyer at Hilton Reading

If you are looking for a great night out, you could do a lot worse than posing a question to The Dark Destroyer, boxer Nigel Benn. He’s the star guest at the Hilton Reading  Thursday 31st May 2018. Hosted by Sky Sports News Presenter Adam Leventhal this is the first foray by Hilton Reading into hosting … Read moreNigel Benn – The Dark Destroyer at Hilton Reading

Ultima Double Number of Apprenticeships With New HQ Move

Ultima, one of Reading’s biggest businesses has opened it’s new £18 million state of the art HQ in Reading. Owner Max McNeill says that the new move has created 50 new jobs and doubled the number of apprentices the company takes on from 20 to 40. The headquarters are part of a larger technology park … Read moreUltima Double Number of Apprenticeships With New HQ Move

Private Schools – Open Week at Expanding Cranford House

Sending your children to private school is a choice that not everyone can make. It can be very expensive. But there’s no doubt that some children thrive at private schools and come out not only with excellent exam results, but also with a determined, balanced and flexible character. There are many schools that serve the … Read morePrivate Schools – Open Week at Expanding Cranford House

Select Car Leasing Win Thames Valley Business Award

Reading has some great businesses. The big names are mostly well-known. But here at Reading Business Forum we like to shine a light on some of the lesser well-known, but exceptionally well-run businesses. One of these is Select Car Leasing, who have just won a major award at the Thames Valley Business and Community Awards ceremony. … Read moreSelect Car Leasing Win Thames Valley Business Award

Thames Valley’s Best Property Boss

Free Online Instant Valuation in 60 Seconds? 30,000 LinkedIn connections? Best estate agent website? No, none of these things make you the best Estate Agent boss. What does is having an agency that sells houses fast, for the asking price, with the minimal of hassle. Step forward, David G Sansome. There’s nothing quite like a … Read moreThames Valley’s Best Property Boss

Is You Photocopier Fit For Purpose?

Phil Johnson of Archway Business Solutions is a specialist in printers and photocopiers.

Phil Johnson has been running Archway Business Solutions for more than a decade. His unusual consultative approach pays dividends for clients looking for printing and photocopy solutions. Phil explains, “I recently was asked to visit a large site to look at a HP printer that was deemed too old by HP to fix, the client … Read moreIs You Photocopier Fit For Purpose?

Cross-Border Divorce – where does jurisdiction lie?

Former couples can obtain divorces in almost any country to which they have a sufficiently close connection and that is a frequent source of jurisdictional disputes. In one case, the High Court found that a woman had wrongly been granted an English divorce after her marriage had already been brought to an end by a … Read moreCross-Border Divorce – where does jurisdiction lie?