Construction firms urged to ‘tap into hidden talent pools’ and train vulnerable people

North West construction firms are being urged to tackle the skills shortage by helping vulnerable people get back into work.RICS (Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors) says providing routes into employment for young people who have experienced homelessness and those facing barriers could boost the talent pool for jobs in the ... Read More...

RICS backs North West Metro Mayor appointments

The appointments of Andy Burnham and Steve Rotheram as the North West's first Metro Mayors have been welcomed by a leading property organisation.Geoff White, policy manager for RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors), believes the new leaders' manifestos for Greater Manchester and the Liverpool City Region will boost the industry.He says: “The ... Read More...

Liverpool City Region schemes in the running for RICS awards

Property projects across the Liverpool City Region are in the running for prestigious awards as RICS has announced its shortlist.Schemes are up for accolades across eight categories including ‘Commercial Property’, ‘Regeneration’ and ‘Infrastructure’ and winners will go on to compete against other regions in a grand final.The Tempest office building ... Read More...

Key Diary Dates: December 2016 – January 2017

Key Diary Dates: December 2016 - January 2017 Best for Entrepreneurs 1 December Liverpool & Sefton Chambers of Commerce Annual Dinner Liverpool Football Club, Anfield, LiverpoolThe new main stand at Anfield will host the popular annual event, celebrating another fantastic year of business achievements. This year, attendees will hear from inspirational speakers from the fastest ... Read More...