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Silver Fox CEO promotes entrepreneurism to students

  Nick Michaelson, CEO of Silver Fox, a leading UK manufacturer of labelling solutions, was one of four successful businesspeople who discussed entrepreneurship with some 100 Year 12 business students at Burlington Danes Academy in West London, at the end of September, at an event organised by the Founders4Schools service. Nick’s company has been delivering [...]

Waste King wins a further Gold Recycling Award

  Waste King, the specialist collections, clearance and recycling company, has won a second Gold Award from the National Recycling Stars Scheme. It won its first Gold Award from the Scheme last year and, in 2011, it won a Silver Award.   The scheme, run by E2B Pulse, the UK carbon reduction network, rewards an [...]

By | September 18th, 2013|Categories: Business, Environment|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

More than fifty Waste King waste pods now in use

  More than 50 commercial customers of Waste King - the specialist collection, clearance and recycling company based in Hemel Hempstead – are now using the company’s waste pods to segregate and remove their waste. This is in preference to using skips in which to put the waste.   These Waste King waste [...]

By | September 9th, 2013|Categories: Business, Environment|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Afghan Association Festival keeps green with Waste King’s help

  Many people know of the UK’s current involvement in Afghanistan but less well known is the work that The Afghan Association does in this country to represent the interests of the UK’s Afghan community. In addition to providing an advice and referral service for Afghans, particularly in the fields of immigration, health, welfare benefits [...]

Adult skills study results to be revealed

  The 16th international conference on ‘Human Capital and Investments in Education’ takes place on 10th October in the Congress Centre of Prague’s University of Finance and Administration – and it’s there that the results of the Programme for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC) will be revealed. PIAAC focuses on the skills people [...]

By | September 4th, 2013|Categories: Business, Business Technology|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Waste King cleans up after the Festival of Cricket

  While cricket interest over recent months has focused on England’s 3 – 0 victory over Australia in this summer’s Ashes series, the UK’s Sri Lankan community has had its own cricketing focus: the Festival of Cricket, organised by the Sri Lankan Schools Old Boys’ Associations (OBAs).   This year’s Festival of Cricket, held at [...]

By | September 2nd, 2013|Categories: Business, Environment, Lifestyle, Sport and Leisure|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments