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NEWS | Published October 26th 2020, 10:10 am

FlyResearch poll: week 30 update

London based online market research agency FlyResearch has been issuing weekly polls to its research panel of over 3000 people throughout the coronavirus lockdown in the UK, in order to project how the outbreak and the implementing of social distancing has been impacting the daily life of UK citizens.

NEWS | Published October 25th 2020, 3:03 pm

LEADERS IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Motegi, Truss, Neaves, Barnier and the Richard Stephens Partnership

In our latest series of leadership quotations, we hear from Liz Truss and Toshimitsu Motegi on the UK-Japan trade agreement, from The Richards Stephens Partnership on the lack of STEM graduates, from Inga Neaves on the desirability of studying in the UK, and from Michel Barnier on the likelihood of a UK-EU trade deal.

NEWS | Published October 24th 2020, 10:10 am

Robert Wilson Estate Agency Group describes journey of adaption and diversification while PM and Mayor of London clash

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan retorted comments made by the PM in Parliament as the end of the post-Brexit transition period looms ever closer. Meanwhile, Robert Wilson Estate Agency Group are overcoming their own challenges in the tempestuous 2020 landscape.

NEWS | Published October 23rd 2020, 1:01 pm

LEADERSHIP ROUNDUP: Omnibus launches new software, Robertsons Solicitors explains ‘post-nups’, SG Gaming delivers powerful message, and rradar CEO named in top 100

Our latest leadership roundup brings news of a new piece of software, a little known option for married couples, a strong message regarding Covid-19, and recognition for a CEO.

NEWS | Published October 23rd 2020, 11:01 am

LEADERS IN THEIR OWN WORDS: Johnson, Betts, Harris, Miah, Hughes-Thomas, Reese

In our latest series of leadership quotations, we hear from the prime minister on his Covid policies, Clive Betts on the situation in Yorkshire, Stuart Harris and Mohammad Miah on key issues in the financial services sector, and from Sue Hughes-Thomas on the government’s policies towards private landlords.

NEWS | Published October 23rd 2020, 8:12 am

Robinson Jackson breaks sales record

In a much needed piece of good news for the business community, the south-eastern estate agency, Robinson Jackson, has announced that their sales figures for the weeks after lockdown were their highest ever for that period.

NEWS | Published October 22nd 2020, 1:01 pm

LEADERSHIP ROUNDUP: Advice from Garrod Beckett and ISUMO, quick thinking from The Cube Disability, and success for Taylor French

Our latest leadership roundup brings news of two successful building projects, a quick response to Covid-19, and advice on starting a new business and moving an existing business onto the cloud.

NEWS | Published October 22nd 2020, 8:09 am

Kindred's Sophie Pilgrim highlights the value of free sharing of ideas, expertise and mentoring among leaders

Kindred is an advocacy organisation based in Edinburgh which works with families of children with disabilities and other additional support leads. Being an operation that is run entirely by a voluntary board of trustees and a dedicated staff team of volunteers, CEO Sophie Pilgrim is no stranger to the value of providing expertise and services on a pro bono basis.

NEWS | Published October 21st 2020, 1:03 pm

FlyResearch poll: week 29 update

London based online market research agency FlyResearch has been issuing weekly polls to its research panel of over 3000 people throughout the coronavirus lockdown in the UK, in order to project how the outbreak and the implementing of social distancing has been impacting the daily life of UK citizens.

NEWS | Published October 21st 2020, 11:11 am

"A high national priority": Brown and Tawse Steelstock boss reveals how his business is operating with a greener future in mind

With environmental considerations very much a priority for the UK, many industries are keen to play their part, and Brown & Tawse, a steel stockholder and distributor based in Dundee and across other sites in Scotland and northern England, is one business that has gotten off to a head start and been reshuffling its operations in recent years with the environment and the future in mind.

NEWS | Published October 21st 2020, 8:01 am

Platinum Partnership Solicitors named West Yorkshire Law Firm of the Year

Nasreen Karim’s Bradford-based law firm Platinum Partnership Solicitors have scooped the ‘Law Firm of the Year’ prize at the CorporateLivewire Leeds and West Yorkshire Prestige Awards 2020.

NEWS | Published October 20th 2020, 3:02 pm

The high street isn’t dead: Fashion House Group boss explains why there will always be a need for bricks and mortar retail

It is well-documented that consumer habits have been changing for some time. More and more people are deciding to pass up on the opportunity of making journeys into their local retail parks and high streets and are instead opting for the convenience of purchasing online within the comfort of their own home and waiting for the product of choice to come to them. According to the Office for National Statistics, online sales accounted for 21.4 per cent of total retail sales in December 2019, and as the Covid-19 pandemic struck in 2020 and non-essential retailers were abruptly forced to close their doors in March, the popularity of online purchasing - albeit out of necessity - continued to soar.

NEWS | Published October 20th 2020, 10:05 am

Robinson Brothers showered with thanks for their Covid-19 response

West-Bromwich based chemical manufacturers Robinson Brothers have come in for a great deal of thanks from their local community for their huge generosity and impressive agility in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

NEWS | Published October 20th 2020, 8:08 am

Sparta Global announces Inflexion as majority investor

Sparta Global - a technology services company focused on attracting, training and delivering the UK’s top business and technology professionals - has announced that Inflexion Private Equity Partners as a new majority investor.


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