New research suggests a failure to monitor outsourced recruitment is resulting in companies inadvertently employing victims of forced labour Layers of outsourcing, subcontracting and informal hiring of temporary staff are to blame Report is one of the first research studies to examine forced labour in companies based in the UK, focusing on the UK's construction and food industries Failure to monitor outsourced recruitment is resulting in companies inadvertently employing victims of forced labour, according to new research from the Universities of Sheffield and Bath.
Sheffield Hallam University is leading the way with supporting talented athletes in education in England, having been accredited by an innovative new Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) initiative.
Sheffield Hallam University is home to the National Centre of Food excellence which plays a strategic role in developing advanced engineering capability for the food and drink industry, providing a major competitive advantage for this sector.
A pioneering website on which Motor Neuron Disease (MND) patients across Yorkshire share their personal stories and the difficult care decisions they have faced has won a prestigious national award.
Sheffield Chamber of Commerce is delighted to announce that Castle Square, a leading corporate finance firm in South Yorkshire, is the 39th business to join as a Premium Partner member.
On the occasion of the visit of a high-level Finnish business delegation to London, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), and the Finnish Chambers of Commerce (Kauppakamari) are today (14 September 2017) jointly calling for UK and EU negotiators to minimise trade barriers - and prioritise shared economic ties beyond Brexit.
Establish your business locally on the web and engage more people from your local customer base It doesn't matter if you're a small to medium business or a larger organisation, there's always going to be opportunities available to you locally.
Nowadays it's highly likely that you'll have used some form of social media on a personal level but what are the benefits of social media for business? From Facebook to Twitter, through to LinkedIn, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest and blogs, businesses across the world are utilising social networks to raise brand awareness, manage their reputation and most importantly of all gain new customers.