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Transferable skills: from the chalkboard to the boardroom
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I worked as a product design teacher for 20 years until I resigned in 2016 to set up a design focused business with two friends. Throughout my teaching career my GCSE and A level students would often...
Matt Dyson
N2M Ltd
Posted on: 30th June 2017
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Whitehall Printing celebrate 40 years with 40 trees
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The family business Whitehall Printing is celebrating its 40th year on paper by teaming up with the Forest of Avon Trust to plant 40 trees in local schools and green spaces. The commercial printers...
Lucy Bendon
Whitehall Printing
Posted on: 27th June 2017
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Do you have a pay protection scheme? Beware of equal pay claims
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Phased pay protection schemes that exclude groups within the workforce risk challenge under equal pay legislation. So what should employers bear in mind when implementing such a scheme? What Does the...
Laura Vallet
Posted on: 26th June 2017
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Which way do I turn to develop and grow my business? Managing Business Risks to do the right things at the right time
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Lets’ face it, one of the biggest challenges facing any entrepreneur, business owner or indeed any executive is trying to work out what is important, how to prioritise and how to manage our precious...
Lloyd Skinner
Lloyd Skinner
Posted on: 19th June 2017
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