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Top business tips and advice, often inspired by experts at UKFast’s round table events or by our CEO and North West Entrepreneur of the Year 2011, Lawrence Jones.

Laravel Manchester meets Taylor Otwell

28.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Last night, UKFast CTO Neil Lathwood attended Laravel Manchester, hosted at UKFast’s brand new auditorium. Hear his highlights from the big event which featured an extra special guest. Laravel at UKFast Campus Laravel was founded in June 2011, created in order to find a more advanced alternative to the CodeIgniter framework. We were incredibly proud to host Laravel Manchester this week, bringing together a host of experts and coding-enthusiasts, all on-hand to share their knowledge and love of the programming framework Laravel. This was the third Laravel Manchester Meetup group – not just an excuse to eat pizza and catch up with…

eCommerce Live UK – The Highlights

27.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Can you believe it? The online retailers’ event of the year, eCommerce Live UK, was an entire week ago. How time flies. With keynote speakers from all areas of the eCommerce community, the event was packed with interesting presentations, fascinating…

The Birthday Blogs: Meet Charlotte

26.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Take a look at our second blog of the day – as UKFast hits 19 years old, we ask Director of Account Management Charlotte a few questions about her time with Manchester’s best place to work.   In your eyes,…

Cybersecurity: Top Tips from a Business Leader

25.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

It only takes one hacker a single hour to bring your business down. Recent stats reveal that 64% of businesses consider a lack of budget to be a barrier to further IT adoption. But with cybersecurity threats always imminent, how…

eCommerce Live 2018 – Manchester Live Blog

18.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Blog starts at 9am on 19th September 2018. See you then!

Brexit and Your Business: Prepare or Panic?

14.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s a solid truth that the UK will leave the European Union on 29th March 2019. After this, we will enter a transition period where we start to form trade agreements and start to make our way in a post-Brexit…

What Support is Out There For Your SME?

13.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

There is a thriving ecosystem of support currently behind the scenes of the startup and small-medium enterprise (SME) community in the UK, especially in the North West where businesses are growing three times faster than those in London. In a…

Holiday Hunger: How UKFast Help

12.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Over the summer months, many youngsters have been enjoying their holidays and living life to the max. However, for some children living in disadvantaged areas, this might not be the case. Estimates suggest that 4.1 million children are living in…

eCommerce Live Speakers: ANNOUNCED

4.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Two weeks ago we announced the arrival of eCommerce Live UK – the top eCommerce event of the season! On 19th and 20th September in both Manchester and London, join us for this world-class event with big names and talks,…

eCommerce Live is Coming – and You’re Invited!

17.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

That’s right, it’s that time of year again when we start the countdown for eCommerce Live UK, (happening in Manchester and London on the 19th and 20th September 2018, if you hadn’t heard). eCommerce Live covers everything you want (and…