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NEWS | Published March 20th 2021, 11:11 am

Total Project Integration helps support online learning during lockdown

Working in partnership with the Walton Charity, project management and cost consultancy specialists Total Project Integration have made donations to two Surrey schools to aid online learning during the Covid-19 lockdown.

NEWS | Published March 20th 2021, 10:10 am

Mentoring vs Coaching: Caroline Sheridan discusses differences between the two and when to use them

Caroline Sheridan, CEO of Sheridan Resolutions, recently delivered an engaging webinar talk alongside PushFar CEO, Ed Johnson, discussing the importance of coaching and mentoring within an organisation, the differences between the two, and when to use them.

NEWS | Published March 19th 2021, 1:01 pm

AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine demonstrates the need for Global Britain, PM says

Writing in the Times, prime minister Boris Johnson says that the success of the AstraZeneca-Oxford coronavirus vaccine shows the need for an outward-looking Britain, which can take a leading role as the world looks to build back better following the Covid-19 pandemic.

NEWS | Published March 19th 2021, 1:01 pm

Kevin Browning, Global Tunnelling Experts: Now is the time to up-skill the workforce and lead from the front

Kevin Browning, Managing Director of Global Tunnelling Experts has been pushing for the need for reform of the qualifications sector for some time. Urging Westminster and other business leaders that hands-on and past proven experience counts for more than a written qualification. Now is the time for an overhaul of the sector and leaders to take note.

NEWS | Published March 18th 2021, 6:06 pm

Leadership Round-up: Dr Janet Rose to give keynote speech and Magnavale to build UK's largest coldstore unit

In today's leadership round-up we hear from Dr Janet Rose of Norland College who will be giving a keynote speech a conference on childhood trauma alongside Magnavale who are in the process of buidling the UK's largest cold store unit.

NEWS | Published March 18th 2021, 12:12 pm

Willshee’s opens new state-of-the-art recycling plant following £10-million investment

Burton-based Willshee’s Waste & Recycling has opened the Midlands’ most advanced recycling facility following a £10 million investment into the project.

NEWS | Published March 17th 2021, 3:03 pm

Home Secretary, Priti Patel, responds to open letter on Operation Midland

Home Secretary, Priti Patel has written to Sir Richard Henrique, the former High Court Judge, who was asked to conduct an independent review into Operation Midland. Lord Blunkett, Chairman of The Leaders Council, joined with five other previous Home Secretaries to urge Ms Patel to open an inquiry into the operation.

NEWS | Published March 17th 2021, 10:04 am

Antiques on High looks forward to April 12 reopening

Following the publication of the government’s roadmap out of Covid-19 restrictions, award-winning antique retailer and craft store, Antiques on High, is preparing to resume operations on April 12, 2021.

NEWS | Published March 16th 2021, 3:12 pm

Barking Enterprise Centre to host Business Enterprise Workshop on March 25

Barking Enterprise Centre is hosting a two-hour online Business Enterprise Workshop from 10:00am to 12:00pm GMT on March 25, where aspiring entrepreneurs and those considering becoming self-employed can network and seek specialist advice.

NEWS | Published March 16th 2021, 11:04 am

"Not just another day": Mercanta founder pays tribute as the business celebrates its 25th anniversary

March 15, 2021 marked a key milestone for Mercanta, as the coffee supplier celebrated its 25th anniversary in business.

NEWS | Published March 15th 2021, 4:04 pm

Dr Pauline Stephen appointed first female CEO for the General Teaching Council for Scotland

Dr Pauline Stephen has become The General Teaching Council for Scotland’s first female Chief Executive and Registrar, since it was set up in 1965 as the professional body to register and regulate the teaching profession in Scotland.

NEWS | Published March 15th 2021, 11:11 am

Hospitality bosses take government to court over delayed reopening to indoor hospitality

Sacha Lord, Greater Manchester’s night time economy advisor, launched a legal challenge to the government’s plans to delay indoor hospitality reopening until five weeks after non-essential retail opens for trade. Lord has now been joined by Hugh Osmond, founder of Punch Taverns, in the legal fight.

NEWS | Published March 14th 2021, 10:04 am

Steve Woolland: Influencing in a Virtual World

Steve Woolland, Performance Coach and Director of Coaching & Training at wctd ltd, led an online session for members of The Leaders Council looking at how to influence in a virtual world. As the world of work has changed and the majority of networking, engaging with clients and leading teams is now conducted online attendees were given a chance to assess how they can still influence across a physical divide.

NEWS | Published March 14th 2021, 9:09 am

Business Declares and Wholegrain Digital launch Digital Declutter Toolkit

Business Declares and Wholegrain Digital have collaborated to release an open-source toolkit to help organisations identify, measure and reduce their digital carbon footprint. Technology has an ever-increasing role to play in everyone’s daily lives and with that comes increasing environmental impact from data storage and processing to the manufacture and disposal of physical products.

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