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UK COP26 Presidency reveals plans for a global net zero future ahead of the UN climate change conference
For close to thirty years the UN has brought together almost every country on earth for global climate summits. The 26th conference - known as COP26 - will take place in Glasgow with the UK as president.
GTE head Kevin Browning announces launch of new training academy in the Bristol area
Construction and infrastructure specialists Global Tunnelling Experts have announced the launch of a brand-new training academy at its head office in Portishead, to help train up the next generation of sector workers.
Riverside Education continues changing lives through new Online Business Course
Riverside Education has continued to enhance the prospects of its students after six learners received Gold Change Maker certificates from its new Online Business Course.
Stronger Together: Hey with Zion headteacher reflects on an academic year like no other
Writing for The Leaders Council, Andrew Clowes, headteacher of Hey with Zion Primary School in Oldham, discusses how primary schools have responded to the Covid-19 challenge over this academic year, the importance of ethical leadership, and looks ahead to the future.
“Intrinsic motivation comes from within”: Fusion Telecom boss on Post-Covid Thought Leadership
Writing for the Leaders Council, Adam Norsworthy, managing director of secure telecom and payment services specialist, Fusion Telecom & PayGuard®, shares his thoughts on how business executives must adopt a fresh approach to leadership that is fit for the post-pandemic workplace.
JK Tech wins Globee® Award for Innovation in the 13th Annual 2021 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards
JK Tech has been named the “Most Innovative Company of the Year 2021” in the IT Services category at the Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards in San Francisco, California.
UK’s first ever Ventilation Hygiene Certificate launched
Paddeco Ltd, in partnership with the National Association of Air Duct Specialists [NAADUK], has announced the launch of the UK’s first ever Level 5 Ventilation Hygiene Certificate.
The Maverick Group undergoes management shakeup
The Maverick Group, the leading independent agency group, has announced the appointment of Chris Tedman, previously Chief Operating Officer, as the company’s new Managing Director.
Verasseti boss asks: “Do CIOs need software houses in the age of the cloud?”
Verasseti founder and managing director, James Percy, explores the impact of software houses for chief information officers [CIOs] in an age where cloud solutions are becoming increasingly dominant.
Denroy achieves 6* EFQM Award
Bangor-based firm Denroy has reaffirmed its commitment to working to the highest possible industry standards after achieving the 6* EFQM Benchmark.
CIPP: Importance of payroll professionals has been underlined by Covid
Since the start of the 2020-21 tax year, payroll professionals have been forced to contend with the ever-changing nature of the government’s coronavirus support measures and have been recognised as essential workers in helping keep the country running.
Foreign Secretary Raab signs Joint Declaration on future cooperation with Germany
The UK has this week signed a Joint Declaration with Germany to ensure closer future cooperation on issues such as foreign and security policy.
Bitrez boss crowned Chemistry World Entrepreneur of the Year
Paul Jones, owner and managing director of Bitrez Ltd, has been named Chemistry World Entrepreneur of the Year 2021 by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
VSS supports charity The Smallest Things at 'Biggest Picnic Weekend' in June
Over the closing weekend of June 2021, national training provider Vocational Skills Solutions [VSS] joined up with charity The Smallest Things at its ‘Biggest Picnic Weekend’ fundraiser to help support the organisation and raise awareness of its role in supporting some of society’s most vulnerable people.