Ask the Panel: Can all businesses truly support North West’s future talent?

Ask the Panel: Can all businesses truly support North West's future talent? The Northern Powerhouse Partnership’s ‘Educating the North’ report recently called on “every northern business to mentor or otherwise meaningfully reach out on careers and enterprise skills” to help bridge the education and skills gap between London and the North. ... Read More...

Kemp: Importance of face-to-face communication cannot be underestimated

The importance to face-to-face communication in business cannot be underestimated according Bruntwood’s chief commercial officer.Addressing the issue of digital versus physical infrastructure, Phil Kemp made the case for improved capacity on lines to London through HS2 and faster journey times across the North West.Both the Conservatives and Labour have said ... Read More...

Ask the panel: digital or physical infrastructure – which will have the greater impact in the North West?

Ask the panel: digital or physical infrastructure - which will have the greater impact in the North West? The government’s recently announced UK Digital Strategy includes commitment to developing a “world class” digital infrastructure whilst, at the same time, it presses ahead with the £56 billion HS2 and the mammoth Trans-Pennine ... Read More...