Sheffield, UK A college specialising in the education of people with learning disabilities has located to a new headquarters at Littlemoor House in Eckington.
Business leaders and entrepreneurs from across the Sheffield City Region have submitted expressions of interest to a major scheme to help identify and develop transformational industry projects.
The BCC's Workforce Survey highlights that 92% of businesses have identified a skills shortage among their workforce in at least one key area Most common skills shortages are leadership and management, planning and organisation, languages, computer literacy and creativity 80% of businesses surveyed have plans to invest in training.
Commenting on the announcement made by the Prime Minister today that the government will unveil a Roads Investment Strategy for the UK in the Autumn Statement, Adam Marshall, Executive Director of Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -Businesses in cities and counties around Britain have long been crying out for road improvements, particularly in areas like the South West and the East of England where traffic has been choked for decades.
The Sheffield office of national law firm Irwin Mitchell has boosted its specialist financial crime expertise with the appointment of Sarah Smith as an Associate Solicitor in its leading Regulatory and Criminal Investigations team.
Building on the success of last year's internship scheme, Sheffield Business School are offering local organisations the opportunity to apply for a limited number of subsidised internships.