The inspiration section is where you get ideas and examples of businesses that have gone that extra mile and grown fast. The section draws on the experiences and opinions from participants, stakeholders, respected thought-leaders, entrepreneurs and other businesses.


How to sustain manufacturing excellence in the UK

The question of how to drive the UK’s manufacturing businesses was at the very heart of the Santander SME Manufacturing

Conquering international trade: Breakthrough Business Class

Guiding delegates through areas of business growth and development
Trade Mission

UAE Trade Mission: Delegate Story: Craig Shaw, Advetec

Advetec Group CEO Craig Shaw explains how a Breakthrough International Trade Mission to the United Arab Emirates gave him a direct connection to potential clients and the wider market
Trade Mission

Abu Dhabi & Dubai 2014: Mission Accomplished

Delegates received first-hand advice on entering this dynamic export market

Internships: publishing company adds intern to its books

Publishing consultancy Mare Nostrum received an intern placement from Santander, one that benefitted the intern as much as the company
Trade Mission

Trade Mission Destination 2014: Abu Dhabi and Dubai

With its diverse economy and favourable trading conditions, the United Arab Emirates has much to offer UK exporters

CSR takes centre stage at Cause4

CEO Michelle Wright explains her strategy for success in the world of social enterprise