Browsing All Posts published on »October, 2012«

We need a Finance Manager in Beijing, yesterday.

October 22, 2012 by


We’ve had a busy couple of weeks recently with guest blogs here at The UP Blog…and long may it continue! It’s great to be able to hear opinions and views from experts in different areas. So without further ado, this week we are pleased to welcome Jane Innes, Managing Director of Investing in Nomads. Jane’s post advises on […]

Celebrate with a Star!

October 16, 2012 by


As many of you will be aware UP’s Managing Director, Campbell Urquhart, forms part of the fantastic committee team who run the city’s Celebrate Aberdeen Parade. The event, which has just run for its 2nd year, helps to unite and highlight the diversity of Aberdeen’s third sector, as well as help to thank them for […]

Energising your future – and mine!

October 12, 2012 by


This week we are pleased to be joined for our 11th guest blog, with Karen Clark, Project Manager at Enterprise North East Trust (ENET). Karen’s post, following a trip to the Energise your Future Event, reminds us all how important it can be to get the basics right. Energising your future – and mine! Last week we […]

A Social Media Mix-Up!

October 8, 2012 by


Last week, home appliance brand Kitchen Aid featured all over the US news and social media networks…but to their horror for all the wrong reasons. During the US Presidential debate last Wednesday, an insensitive message regarding Barack Obama’s grandmother appeared on the brand’s official US twitter account…before being swiftly deleted. An official apology was made […]