The Art of Virtual Networking

The Art of Virtual Networking

As online networking becomes the new normal, SWIG Finance’s Business Manager and serial networker, Rachael Taylor, shares her insight on how to best navigate the virtual networking landscape. Networking is vital business activity that, when done effectively, will help...

All invited to marine skills webinar

All invited to marine skills webinar

City College Plymouth’s Lance Chatfield, Academy Manager for Higher Technology Skills, will be hosting a virtual session as part of a series of webinars that showcase how the city is leading the way in marine technology. Organised by the team at the Oceansgate Marine...

Ministers take part in virtual tour of Exeter College

Ministers take part in virtual tour of Exeter College

Government Ministers attended a virtual tour of Exeter College as part of their plans to continue the gradual reopening of schools and colleges in response to the coronavirus pandemic.  The Secretary of State for Education Gavin Williamson MP and Parliamentary Under...

Technical & QA Manager Clive’s Pies

Technical & QA Manager Clive’s Pies

If you are an experienced and qualified food technician and have always wanted a challenge to set things up just the way you like them .. then this is the opportunity for you! Buckfast Organic Bakery Ltd, is the home of Clive’s. We are master pie-makers who have been...

Exeter College Announced as EdTech Demonstrator College

Exeter College Announced as EdTech Demonstrator College

The Department for Education has announced Exeter College will be a part of the EdTech Demonstrator Programme and will provide support for other education providers to deliver remote learning during the Coronavirus outbreak and beyond.  The EdTech...

Life is Sweet for Vegan Candy Company

Life is Sweet for Vegan Candy Company

Life is sweet for Plymouth- based business The Conscious Candy Company which has just received a £20,000 Start Up Loan boost. The loan, accessed via Start Up Loan scheme delivery partner SWIG Finance, will be used by the business to expand its increasingly popular...

Cosmic Cuts 60,000 Miles Driving During Lockdown

Cosmic Cuts 60,000 Miles Driving During Lockdown

Devon-based social enterprise, Cosmic, have cut 60,000 miles of driving during lockdown by transitioning to virtual skills training delivery. The company has a vision to inspire people to achieve success in the digital world, and has used the Covid19 situation to...