Entrepreneur Deborah Meaden is backing a Government campaign to tackle outdated perceptions of manufacturing and seek out new, innovative ideas it has been announced today.
L&D practitioners must develop their strategic and commercial acumen if they are to convince senior leaders to engage with L&D and to champion learning
The Prime Minister’s enterprise advisor Lord Young is urging Government to facilitate a fast expansion of flexible business space, to foster the same levels of entrepreneurship in the UK as in the USA.
Workers who ‘borrow’ things from their offices are racking up costs of £2 billion a year and unwittingly leaving their employers open to security breaches with far-reaching implications.
Plans to allow councils to keep a share of the business rates they raise will add £10bn to the economy over the next seven years, the Government has estimated.
A new Government led initiative to boost enterprise will see up to 4,000 entrepreneurial university students and graduates in England connecting with small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs).
In a speech to senior business leaders and politicians at the CBI Annual Dinner in London this evening, the organisation’s President, Sir Roger Carr, made clear that business didn’t need ministers to “crack the whip” to get growth going.
The retail expert Mary Portas is joining forces with the celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay to focus on the hotel industry taking on the challenge of running a hotel for a new Channel 4 TV series.
Exporters across the UK are being urged to take part in producing the most accurate picture yet of the health of Britain’s export industry.