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Cloud services powerhouse created through merger of Vapour Media and EveryCloud

Cloud services powerhouse created through merger of Vapour Media and EveryCloud • Businesses combine under the Vapour Media brand • Cross-sell opportunity across connectivity and cloud-based services • Positioned to bridge the gap between telco and IT reseller • Aspirations for growth…

Invitation to Salford Business School Guest Lecture: 27 October 2015

Salford Business School Guest Lecture: Judge Brian Doyle Tuesday 27 October 2015 6.00pm - 7.00pm Venue: Lady Hale Building, University of Salford Event Type: Public Lectures You are invited to join Salford Business School for a special guest lecture delivered by the President…

Finance Networking Recruitment Event

Expand your professional network BNY Mellon is a global investments company dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their financial assets throughout the investment lifecycle. We are committed to empowering everyone to develop their skills and create a career path tailored…

Midshire to Host X-Efficiency Event with Lexmark

What is X-Efficiency? (noun) – A company’s ability to use its workers, machines and technology to produce maximum output at the lowest cost and as quickly as possible. Midshire is hosting an exclusive technology event with business partner Lexmark UK at the…

Mind the gap – Engineering shortage threatens growth

A new study from jobs website CV- Library has revealed that Britain faces a critical shortage of skilled engineers which will affect the country’s future prosperity. The survey showed that engineering roles are the most difficult for recruiters to fill, with almost…

Keynote speakers announced for North West Housing Conference 2015

Organisers of the North West Housing Conference 2015, law firm Brabners and accountants Mitchell Charlesworth, have announced the keynote speakers at this year’s event which takes place on Thursday 15 October 2015 at Liverpool’s BT Convention Centre. Leading figures from the housing…

Member’s Opinion: The Telephone – The Ultimate Customer Service Device

In most cases, customer service is the assistance offered by a company when you have purchased a product or service from them. It extends beyond that though, as customer service is also important when considering purchasing a product or service. For many…

Keep calm and carry on investing for the long-term

Global stock markets fell sharply in August and the volatility has continued into September. Brewin Dolphin Divisional Director and Investment Manager Rob Burgeman argues that while short-term turbulence may continue, it is more important than ever for investors to focus on the…

The Manchester College acquires award-winning training provider Total People

The Manchester College Group has acquired Total People, an Apprenticeship training provider based in Cheshire. The Manchester College Group has made the acquisition as part of its strategy to invest and grow in work-based learning, to become a leading provider of regional…

How to grow your own talent: Free Apprenticeship Update

Date: Tuesday 15th September 2015 Time: 8.30am-10.30am Venue: QBE, 13th Floor Chancery Place, 50 Brown Street, Manchester, M2 2JT Speakers: Caspar Bartington, Education Relationship Manager CII; Nicky Martin, National Apprenticeship Service; plus apprentices from Marsh sharing their experiences. This CII event, supported…