Leeds Office Transformation – From Concept to Completion

Leeds Office Transformation - From Concept to Completion
July 16, 2024

Office spaces in Leeds have undergone a remarkable transformation over the years. What once were basic, functional spaces have evolved into dynamic environments designed to foster creativity, collaboration, and productivity. Modern offices are now characterised by open-plan layouts, flexible workstations, and innovative use of technology. This shift reflects the changing nature of work, where collaboration and adaptability are key to success.

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Security In The Crypto World – Protecting Your Digital Assets

Security In The Crypto World - Protecting Your Digital Assets
June 28, 2024

Cryptocurrency is an exciting frontier for investors and tech enthusiasts alike. The promise of decentralization, privacy, and high returns attracts millions to the crypto market. However, with great opportunity comes significant risk, especially concerning security. Protecting your digital assets should be a top priority.

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Record Success As Charity Footgolf Day Scores A Hole-In-One

Record Success As Charity Footgolf Day Scores A Hole-In-One
May 26, 2024

A Charity Footgolf Day has scored a hole-in-one at its third ever event, raising more than the previous two years’ fundraising days combined!

The 360 Grass Roots Foundation and Hull & East Yorkshire Powerchair Football Club, who teamed up to host the event, raised £3,466 in profit this year. Around 150 people took part, with 31 teams entering, more than ever before. For the first time, they also invited hole sponsors. It’s proved a winning formula, with the record amount being split equally between both causes

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Yorkshire Continues to Develop as a Cloud Computing Hub Following £2 Million Investment

Yorkshire Continues to Develop as a Cloud Computing Hub Following £2 Million Investment
March 21, 2024

In 2023, the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) greenlit a £6 million investment toward cloud computing research. £2 million of that was earmarked for a cloud computing hub in Yorkshire as part of an effort by several British universities including the University of Leeds and the University of York, with aims to create digital links between local and international business communities. Since then, several successful tech companies have emerged from the area.

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Steps To Take When You Need Your Broken Smartphone Repaired Pronto

Steps To Take When You Need Your Broken Smartphone Repaired Pronto
December 21, 2023

Experiencing a smartphone breakdown can be significantly disruptive. These devices, integral to our daily communication and organisation, become indispensable tools in our lives. When they malfunction, the urgency to get them fixed is paramount.

The sudden loss of a working smartphone can create a gap in our routine, affecting both personal and professional spheres. From losing access to important contacts to missing out on crucial notifications, the impact is immediate and far-reaching.

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Boston Energy Appoints New CFO

Boston Energy Appoints New CFO
December 16, 2023

Boston Energy, a technical services provider to the wind energy industry, has strengthened its senior team with the appointment of Jonathan Godber as Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

In his new role, Jonathan will drive the Yorkshire-based business’ financial performance as it targets new international markets and supports the global transition to a clean energy economy.

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Different Investment Techniques You May Want To Consider To Diversify Your Portfolio

Different Investment Techniques You May Want To Consider To Diversify Your Portfolio
December 15, 2023

Whether you’re new to investing or you consider yourself a seasoned pro, it’s important to have a plan of action before you execute trades and investments.  

Diversification is regularly advised to beginners or those looking to become a better investor. On the flip side, more risky strategies involve investing in high-risk products with no intention of diversifying for stability. Assessing your own personal risk tolerance is an important part of investing. 

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Smart Budgeting 101 – Practical Tips for Schools to Save Money

Smart Budgeting 101 - Practical Tips for Schools to Save Money
December 15, 2023

Within the dynamic landscape of education, where the quest for excellence is ever-present, schools often find themselves navigating the delicate balance between providing top-notch education and managing tight budgets.

In this cost-cutting guide, we’ll delve into Smart Budgeting 101, offering practical and effective tips for schools to save money without compromising the quality of education.

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3 Top Training Initiatives To Upscale Your Employee’s Skills

3 Top Training Initiatives To Upscale Your Employee's Skills
October 17, 2023

Unlocking the potential within your team begins with a commitment to Continuous Professional Development (CPD). Imagine a workplace where your employees are not only adept at performing their current roles but are also consistently acquiring new skills and knowledge that prepare them for future challenges.

CPD is not merely a strategy; it’s a proactive approach to ensuring that your team is always ahead, ready to tackle the next hurdle with confidence and competence.

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East Yorkshire Site Managers Recognised As Best In The Country

East Yorkshire Site Managers Recognised As Best In The Country
July 31, 2023

Barratt Developments Yorkshire East site managers who are building homes for David Wilsons Homes and Barratt won a top national award.

A number of Barratt Homes and David Wilson Homes developments are located in East Riding of Yorkshire, including Harrier Chase in Brough, Harland Park and Poppy Fields in Cottingham, Minster View and Queens Court in Beverley, and Hesslewood Park and Fleet Green in Hessle.

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Graduate Mentoring Program Receives Overwhelming Response

Graduate Mentoring Program Receives Overwhelming Response
July 4, 2023

With a massive 1000 per cent increase in applicants, a Yorkshire-based professional recruitment and development company has received an overwhelming response to its annual graduate mentoring programme.

In previous years, Felicity King, who co-owns Edwards and Pearce with her husband Dan King, had 20-30 graduates on the programme, but this year there were over 260 applicants.

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The Power of Connection: How to Foster Stronger Customer Relationships

The Power of Connection: How to Foster Stronger Customer Relationships
June 21, 2023

In an increasingly competitive business landscape, small business owners must recognise the ‘Power of Connection’. Fostering strong relationships with customers isn’t simply a nice-to-have, it’s an absolute necessity for sustainable growth.

A business that understands, respects, and values its customers reaps immense benefits, from loyalty and repeat business to positive word-of-mouth referrals. This article offers insights and strategies to help you deepen your connections with customers, ensuring your business not only survives but thrives.

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Skills Plan Research: Employers Invited To Check And Challenge

Skills Plan Research: Employers Invited To Check And Challenge
March 8, 2023

Businesses will be surveyed next week about their training and recruitment priorities as part of a partnership set up by the government to address skills shortages.

Hull and East Yorkshire Local Skills Improvement Partnership (LSIP) encourages employers, training providers, and stakeholders to attend the event regardless of whether they participated in the survey.

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