Commenting on the Prime Minister's speech at the Conservative Party Conference today, John Longworth, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -The Prime Minister was right to make the link between a competitive business environment, a strong economy and the resources available for delivering the public services people across Britain want.
Brand expert eyes innovation as he joins leading law firm LEADING national law firm Irwin Mitchell has confirmed the appointment of well-known marketing expert Kevin Peake as it continues to drive forward its strategic growth plans.
A Sheffield-data centre has come to the rescue of over 100 small businesses which faced the prospect of losing access to their company websites after a Barnsley-based web-hosting company closed its doors earlier this month.
Sheffield's Taylor&Emmet LLP has joined forces with the local football association to reward grassroots teams who have embraced the true spirit of fair play.
Commenting on the speech by Chancellor of the Exchequer Rt Hon George Osborne MP, John Longworth British Chambers of Commerce Director General said: -The Chancellor made a blistering affirmation about the importance of the UK's economic progress - brushing aside nimbyism and those who don't believe growth is essential for Britain's future.
The BCC's Workforce Survey suggests that stronger links must be formed between educators (schools, colleges and universities) and business to better prepare young people for work.
Hugh Facey, one of the UK's most successful entrepreneurs, inventor of the iconic Gripple fastener and founder of Sheffield-based Gripple Limited, had a busy week when helping to shape Sheffield for the future.