This is a bit of a delayed write up about an event at the beginning of June! We’ve been so busy that Esther’s only just caught up with blogging! So here goes… On Saturday 13th June Fairtrade Yorkshire held a meeting for representatives from the Fairtrade Support Groups within the Yorkshire region to gather together […]Continue Reading


Social Progress were one of forty local businesses to exhibit at the Wakefield Business Conference on Wednesday 24th June 2015. The event was organised by the Mid-Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce and also included seven seminars across the day. Janet Bebb was one of the speakers and this particular blog post is an overview of what […]Continue Reading


We have some great news to share! Did you know that “The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has launched a service that provides skills support to small and medium sized businesses. The LEP skills service helps businesses to identify their skills needs based on their business growth objectives and then find the right training […]Continue Reading


Have you heard about the Wakefield Business Conference 2015 hosted by the Mid-Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce? Social Progress is exhibiting at this year’s conference on Wednesday 24th June 2015 at Unity Works in Wakefield. We will be one of forty companies exhibiting and our very own Janet Bebb will be one of seven speakers who […]Continue Reading


Janet and I attended two of the FREE Google Digital Garage Workshops last Friday. The workshops are based at their pop-up #DigitalGarage near the Dock in Leeds. It was so good and it’s a free service that Google are putting on for all businesses to help them improve their online presence! The day started with […]Continue Reading


Last week we hosted yet another successful #RetroFriday business networking event right here at Social Progress and Creative Analysis HQ (aka Bridge House). We had about 35 people pop in between 10am – 12noon, some familiar faces and some new ones, some local and some not so local – it was fab to see everyone! […]Continue Reading


Leading on from our previous blog post about the Santander Internship Programme, I thought it would be cool to give you a more detailed overview of what I got up to and learned throughout my Probation period here at Social Progress Ltd – Yes there really was more to it than just “eating cake and […]Continue Reading


It may be a month overdue but we thought it would be good to let you all know about the Santander Internship Programme which helped Janet to bring Esther onto the SoPro Team. Here’s the story: Social Progress Ltd was originally set up and run by the very committed and hard-working Janet Bebb supported by […]Continue Reading


Have you heard about Pay It Forward Day before? Well, until Janet Bebb mentioned it about 2 weeks ago, neither had I! After she explained the concept and the story of how it came about I it was clear that Pay It Forward is something that Janet is passionate about. So I figured that was a […]Continue Reading


To the delight of many Tweeters, Twitter recently released a new tool and is beginning to make the user experience that little bit better. Facebook has been doing it for years but Twitter has finally enabled its users to COMMENT with a RETWEET! This is, in effect, the same as “sharing” something on their social […]Continue Reading