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4000 IT Companies: Company Connecting Infographic

Our new series of infographics brings information on the 4,000 IT companies that Company Connecting has researched. Companies also register with us, and extend their profiles. If you are an IT company and not sure whether we have a profile, then please go ahead and register so that we can create...

How to Use the Company Connecting Search

You may have noticed Company Connecting has a search function on our site: here's how you can use it for you business purposes.

Spotlight on Augmented Reality from Company Connecting

Over the past two weeks we have concentrated on IT companies working in the area of Augmented Reality and other related technologies.

We have published articles from companies and people using and working with Augmented Reality. We have also published an infographic and a video which...

IT Companies and all that: what is happening in Aberdeen?

Over the next two weeks we will be publishing a series of articles and nutshells on IT companies in Aberdeen. The nutshells focus on people who are kicking off new business, and those that are growing their established business.

We recently updated our infographic on IT companies in...

Oil & Gas is the top sector for IT companies in Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire

Our infographic summarises the size, skills, sectors and focal areas for IT companies in Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire. Its no surprise that Oil & Gas is the top sector, but there is a huge diversity in skills, sectors and business focus of the IT companies in the area. Given the current...

We are adding new features to Company Connecting

We are making changes to Company Connecting based on the feedback we received from our users and visitors.  We have already added the blog which let's us publish short pieces of information.

The further changes we are making are:

  • We are converting to a subscription
  • ...

Newsflash: We are adding new features to Company Connecting

We are working with our developers Verinote who are based in Codebase, Edinburgh to add new features to Company Connecting. The new features will: 

  • Convert Company Connecting to a subscription model
  • Provide IT companies with the ability to view up to 5 full company profiles
  • ...

The Start Up Series by Company Connecting

Insights into starting a company - one woman's experience. These articles were all written by Company Connecting director Janice Grant Shaw and draw upon her own experience in establishing Company Connecting. You can read about the journey from a background in farming and whisky to fighting...

How can I crowdfund my tech company?

Jes Bailey is an expert in crowdfunding. She helps entrepreneurs raise money for their businesses and projects and has an amazing 80% success rate in getting the funding.

So how easy is it for a tech company to crowdfund? Jes describes the difference between reward and equity funding and...

What are The Benefits of Taking R&D Tax Advice?

In the third article of the Company Connecting series on R&D tax relief, Lindsay Miller of Jumpstart asks the question ‘What are the benefits of taking R&D Tax Advice’? She also provides four key questions that tech companies should ask when engaging an R&D tax advisor.