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REGIONAL SKILLS ARE HIGH ON AGENDA WITH NATIONALLY LEADING PARTNERSHIP

A regional skills partnership for the Sheffield City Region is aiming to tackle current and future skills shortages in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic The Regional Post-18 Education Partnership has been developed to identify positive and practical actions which can impact the most disadvantaged young people and adults in the region as they enter […]

MANCHESTER BASED PARTNER ALEXANDER & CO SCOOPS NATIONAL AWARD

The award celebrates firms that have really helped and stepped up to make a difference to clients and their businesses. Manchester Based chartered accountants and tax advisors Alexander & Co has been recognised in the work it has undertook this year by being crowned the best tax advisory firm in the UK in the Accountancy […]

YORKSHIRE BUSINESS HUTHWAITE INTERNATIONAL CELEBRATES SUCCESS OF VIRTUAL OFFERING

Following a testing few months for most businesses, South Yorkshire based Huthwaite International – a world leading global provider of sales, negotiation and communication skills development – has celebrated continued success across the globe through its virtual offering. Since March this year, Huthwaite International has delivered over 2000 SPIN Selling learning journeys including 450 virtual […]

An update from the Northern Powerhouse Minister

Secretary of State for Transport Grant Shapps: 2 November 2020   We cannot deny that these are difficult and dark times. With much of the North having lived under the highest levels of alert due to this unprecedented pandemic, and with tougher measures set to come into effect across the country, our focus is on […]

NORTHERN POWERHOUSE PARTNER *NORDSTAR HOST TECH WEEK HUMBER EVENT

Tech innovators will tackle major education and healthcare challenges at the KCOM Innovation Hothouse, ran by local consultants, nordstar*. A hackathon-style competition devising ground-breaking solutions to some of the UK’s most pressing problems is to take centre stage at Tech Week Humber next month. Described as an ‘Innovation Hothouse’, teams of tech experts will take […]

IDEAL MODULAR HOMES JOINS THE NORTHERN POWERHOUSE PARTNER PROGRAMME

Liverpool-based manufacturer, Ideal Modular Homes, is pleased to announce it has joined the government’s Northern Powerhouse Partner (NPH) programme, reinforcing the company’s commitment to northern investment. The NPH is the government’s vision to boost the impact and contribution of the North to the UK economy. The NPH’s partner programme is an essential part of the […]

NORTHERN POWERHOUSE PARTNER IXIS CELEBRATES 16 YEARS IN BUSINESS

North West based digital agency, Ixis, is celebrating 16 years of building and supporting organisations and their digital platforms. Established in 2004, the digital agency specialises in the development, hosting, and support and maintenance of websites on a short and long term basis with a roster of clients in the charity and membership organisation industries. […]