Two-thirds of businesses (69%) believe that secondary schools are not effective at preparing young people for work, according to a major new UK-wide survey of over 3,500 business and education leaders published today (Wednesday) by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), just hours before the latest national employment figures are published.
The remarkable generosity of a Chinese businessman is set to deliver major benefits to eight well-known charities based in the city who work closely with Sheffield United.
Peter Kennan, Chair of Sheffield Chamber of Commerce Transport Forum, and Partner at Hawsons Chartered Accountants, said: -The announcement by Flybe that they will be basing two Embraer jets at Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield (DSA) is more great news for Sheffield City Region.
A multi award-winning Sheffield PR agency is offering free workshops for local organisations at one of South Yorkshire's biggest business networking events.
The head of property management at Sheffield's Taylor&Emmet LLP is receiving international industry recognition for her professionalism and outstanding performance.
Sheffield Theatres has secured funding from the Boshier-Hinton Foundation to become the first venue in the North of England to offer innovative captioning facilities for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.
An online hub for people across the region to access information about improving their health and wellbeing through sport and physical activity has been designed by a Sheffield web developer.