According to the National Hole in One Club, the chances of an average golfer getting a hole in one is 8000 to one (some even raise those odds to as high as 33,000/1 for an amateur golfer!) So, managing director of Sheffield company Olmec Advance Materials and Surelight, Paul Lancaster, (happy to consider himself an average golfer) is absolutely cock a hoop to have performed the amazing feat for the first time in his life recently and what a great way to do it.
SHEFFIELD'S MADE Festival has the potential to inspire a generation of new entrepreneurs and create thousands of new jobs - but according to one of Yorkshire's highest profile business lawyers - this will only happen if the Government does more to encourage and support start-ups to trade overseas.
One of the first private businesses to move into The Circle, an office and conferencing facility in Sheffield city centre, is celebrating a fantastic first year in new studios.
Patents and the Patent Box tax relief initiative Why attend? The Patent Box tax relief initiative will come into effect in the UK from 1st April 2013, and is relevant to businesses of any size, which commercialise technical innovations in the form of products or processes.
Yorkshire's Hallam Mediation is moving its Doncaster branch closer to the town centre, to improve the service it offers to local families and extend its opening hours.
THE SHEFFIELD office of national law firm, Irwin Mitchell, has reaffirmed its commitment to supporting local businesses which trade overseas with news that it is to continue its sponsorship of the South Yorkshire International Trade Forum (SYITF).
The latest workplace absence figures published earlier this year revealed that, for employers and employees alike, musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are still proving to be a pain in the neck.