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Cold Call Generates Warm Relationship Between Accountants And Business Advisors Beever And Struthers And Consumer Insight Agency Join The Dots

A cold call from consumer insight agency Join the Dots to accountants and business advisors Beever and Struthers led to the firm being appointed to provide book-keeping, management accounts, payroll, audit and taxation services. On receipt of the call from Sandy Whitehead,…

Event: Getting Started – Realising your potential workshops

Join us at one of our Getting Started: Realising your potential workshops, designed to provide a fast-paced tour through everything you need to know about directorship and how to do yourself justice as a candidate. The workshop is suited to anyone considering their first…

Tools & Processes To Streamline Your Business

Tools & Processes To Streamline Your Business The most valuable commodity to any business leader is time, technology is forever inventing new apps and tools to help us create more, but which ones are really any good? On the 18th June, Alex…

JMW motor on with consumer law, driving defence and motorsports specialist Derek Millard-Smith

Manchester based full service law firm JMW Solicitors LLP has strengthened its Business Crime & Regulation team with the appointment of a new Partner. Derek Millard-Smith (pictured) joins JMW as a Partner from Hill Dickinson and specialises in all areas of regulation…

The Successful Launch Of Resonate Connect

April 29th saw the launch of Resonate Connect, a recruitment agency that supplies permanent employees to private sector companies at market rates. It's director, Alex Swallows, attended the launch and wrote the following blog about the experience.  On April 29th, I was very…

Partner promotion at Mills & Reeve

The Manchester office of leading national law firm Mills & Reeve has promoted Ben Hardiman to partner. Ben, who joined Mills & Reeve in 2010, is a member of the insurance disputes team in Manchester and specialises in claims against insurance brokers…

Equilibrium once again on track for a record year

Leading Cheshire-based wealth management firm, Equilibrium Asset Management, is on track to exceed its annual growth targets as it powers through its financial year. At just over half-way through the year, the results for the Wilmslow-headquartered firm, which provides long-term wealth and…

From strength to strength: Appleyard Lees remains a Top 10 filer of trade mark applications in the UK

Leading IP firm, Appleyard Lees continues to be the sixth highest filer of UK trade mark applications, maintaining this position for a second year running. In the latest ‘Top 100 Trade Mark Filers’ report by the Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys and…

Record turnover for Manchester law firm

Manchester law firm Browne Jacobson has seen turnover grow 17% to a record £58.9m for 2014-15, up from £50.2m in 2013-14. All five of the firm’s offices posted impressive organic growth figures with its Manchester office, which opened in January 2012, seeing…

Report Reveals The Most In-Demand Employment Sectors

A new report from jobs listing website Adzuna, has revealed the sectors of the economy with the highest numbers of job vacancies across the UK. The in-demand sectors are IT, which had a 6% increase in vacancies in February 2015 compared with…