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Ward Hadaway urges SMEs to take advantage of international trade opportunities

Ward Hadaway is urging North East businesses to take full advantage of international trade opportunities with the Department for International Trade (DIT). The Top 100 law firm has been working closely with the Department for International Trade (DIT) North East for the…

NEW PROGRAMME TO HELP OFFICERS BUILD BOARDROOM CAREERS AFTER THE MILITARY

A programme to help departing military officers develop their boardroom skills as they build new careers in civilian life will be launched in Manchester next month. OnBoarding Officers aims to improve and hone their skills to help them become effective non-executive directors…

GM digital and tech firms Amplify scale-up ambitions

Leaders at fourteen businesses from across Greater Manchester are set to fly to a European capital of creativity later this month. Amplify is a new nine-month growth programme for businesses in Greater Manchester in the digital, creative and technology sectors. Part of…

Help people who are sleeping rough in Greater Manchester

Nobody should be sleeping outside, especially not in winter. Plans are currently underway to provide a bed every night plus appropriate support for everyone sleeping outside in Greater Manchester this winter. It's a considerable task involving a great many organisations, charities, the…

Special offers from Manchester Central

Manchester Central is an award-winning and iconic venue in the heart of the city. The venue’s experienced team of professionals lead the industry and deliver some of the world’s leading events. Its adaptable facilities, including the divisible Cobden Rooms and the 10,000m2…

Salford University to become a ‘living lab’ for green infrastructure

The University of Salford will host a ‘living laboratory’ for urban green infrastructure such as green rooves, walls and gardens. Scientists and built environment experts will use €2million of EU funding to create a ‘shop window’ for green technologies which are on…

Digital Agency Return Strikes Partnership with Oak Specialists, Oakmasters

Luxury oak specialists Oakmasters have chosen award-winning digital agency Return to front their PPC campaigns. Oakmasters is a family-run business based in Haywards Heath, West Sussex that specialises in the design and manufacture of bespoke oak frames to enhance the home. The…

Boost your business growth with unsecured funding and top Chinese business talents

Date:     16-17 Oct 2018 Venue:  NEC, Birmingham Hall 1 (Stand E44) Imagine a funding scheme for SMEs* that is backed by the UK government and offers all of these benefits: Unsecured funding of £200,000 per investor A generous five-year capital repayment holiday…

Search Consultancy launches new Aviation recruitment hub in Manchester Airport

Search Consultancy has launched its third dedicated aviation recruitment hub based in Manchester Airport. In 2017 Search Aviation, the specialist division of national recruitment firm Search Consultancy which currently provides staffing solutions to all airports across the North and South of England,…

UK’s largest science and technology property partnership formed between Legal & General and Bruntwood

Bruntwood and Legal & General Capital (Legal & General) have established a landmark 50:50 partnership to create the UK’s largest property platform dedicated to driving science and technology growth in regional cities. The deal will see the two partners invest £360m of…