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Member Post - WorkLife by OpenMoney
There is no doubt that the pandemic has had a devastating impact on many small & medium sized co…
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Member Post - Northcoders
Manchester-headquartered Northcoders has with partnered R2 Factory, which is part of the Rolls-Royce…
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Member Post - Metalube
Leading industrial lubricant specialist, Metalube has shipped a container of aluminium wire drawing…
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Member Post - Accent Language Solutions
People often ask why they would pay for a translation for their business when they could access one…
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Member Post - AJames Solicitors
There are times when two or more parties are unable resolve a dispute, or reach an agreement for exa…
Member Post - Positive Steps
Positive Steps is looking for employers to open their doors to groups of young people, or to come in…
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Member Post - Santander
The Chamber is delighted to be working with Santander as they launch Santander Navigator, an online…
Member Post - Turn Up The Value
Individuals who are interested in starting or growing their own business, along with colleagues and…
Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
Every SRA regulated law firm must have a Compliance Officer for Legal Practice (COLP) and a Complian…
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Following on from the new Plastic Packaging Tax (PPT) that was introduced on 1 April 2022, if you ar…
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Member Post - DTE Business Asvisers
Do you get confused about what to include on your P11d form? If you're currently in the process of p…
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Member Post - DAIMANI AG
GMCC member DAIMANI is actively recruiting for a Sales Executive to join its UK team. Its Stockport…
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Member Post - WorldFirst
The latest data from the ONS shows that around 10% of businesses fail after year one. Spotting the k…
Member Post - University of Salford Business School
The Bank of England today raised interest rates by another 0.25% taking them to 1.25%, the fifth mee…
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Member Post - Adoption Matters
Children’s charity and leading voluntary adoption agency, Manchester based Adoption Matters has had…
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Member Post - Bruntwood
The UK’s leading property provider to the science and tech sector, Bruntwood SciTech, has partnered…
Member Post - Cellnex UK
Manufacturers are moving to ever-smarter and more automated operations to stay efficient, competitiv…
Member Post - Cowgills
The winners of the Cowgills SME Homebuilder Awards were celebrated on Thursday (9th June) at the ina…
Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers
The Law Society has again accredited Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers with their Lexcel qua…
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Member Post - Bruntwood Works
Bruntwood Works, the workspace, retail and leisure arm of Bruntwood has submitted a planning applica…
Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
The Digital Hospitals Conference 2022 Series provides NHS secondary care managers and leaders with a…
Member Post - Manchester Airport
MAG has announced the appointment of Chris Woodroofe as the new Managing Director of Manchester Airp…
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Member Post - HOST
Innovation hub HOST, the Home of Skills & Technology in MediaCity, has been appointed as the Nor…
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Member Post - GMCA
Innovation Greater Manchester is seeking big ideas from businesses and partners to deliver its visio…
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Member Post - Northcoders
Manchester-headquartered Northcoders – one of the UK’s leading independent providers of training pro…
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Member Post - Xaverian College
Xaverian College strives to enrich the curriculum with real-life learning opportunities, ensuring st…
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Member Post - Convenzis Group Limited
The Patient Flow Conference 2022The Convenzis Patient Flow conference series provides a platform for…
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Member Post - Golf and Business Together
Mark Brown, Golf Director at GBT Events, gives an up date on the progress of this year's tour.  The…
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Member Post - Manchester Credit Union
Manchester Credit Union has been supporting the community of Greater Manchester for over 30 years. I…
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Member Post - Groundwork Greater Manchester
WHAT IS SUSTAINABILITY?It’s a word used a lot, but what does sustainability mean? Here at Groundwork…
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Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers
A Decade of Success and Growth for Pearson Law Firm Oldham Law Firm, Pearson Solicitors and Financia…
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Member Post - University of Salford
A team of students from the University of Salford have won a national enterprise competition and wil…
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Member Post - Agile Automations Limited
Presenter: Define what you see as the application of AI in Fintech for anyone that’s in the audience…
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Member Post - Goldentree Financial Services PLC
With the 2022 Commercial Finance Expo less than a week away, final preparations are underway here at…
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Member Post - WorkLife by OpenMoney
- Three-quarters (73%) of SMEs are experiencing higher demand in regard to pay and benefits- Just un…
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Member Post - WorkLife by OpenMoney
- More than a quarter (26%) of SMEs say they are under-resourced - Key drivers include employees lea…
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Member Post - Damar Training
Damar Training is delighted to announce that it has teamed up with Act Now Training, a leading infor…
Member Post - GoSimpleTax
All VAT-registered businesses in the UK must now meet new reporting requirements introduced as a con…
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Member Post - St Ann’s Hospice
St Ann’s Hospice’s recent fundraising golf day went swingingly this year, raising more than £23,000.…
Member Post - University of Salford Business School
Dr Gordon Fletcher, retail expert from the University of Salford Business School, comments as Manche…
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Member Post - Catax
A Birkenhead-headquartered R&D tax relief specialist has been acquired by innovation funding spe…
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Member Post - WorkLife by OpenMoney
More than a third of smaller firms WorkLife engaged with cited inflation as one of the top three cha…
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Member Post - Manchester Central
The CEO of Manchester Central, one of the UK’s largest event venues, has been named the Top 50 City…
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Member Post - Medilink UK
Good Travel Management are delighted to announce a recent partnership with Medilink UK as their offi…
Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
In 2017 HMRC established the Trust Registration Service (TRS) which is a digital platform trustees a…
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You don’t have to be an expert in medieval history to know that Western medicine in the middle ages…
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Member Post - Bromleys
Law firm Bromleys has welcomed four paralegals to its ranks as part of its ongoing expansion amid a…
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Member Post - Compassion in Action
A Leigh-based charity is set to be featured in the only official book published for the Platinum Jub…
Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
Updates to the Fundraising Preference Service (FPS) have recently been announced by the Fundraising…
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The British Medical Association has recently published a modeller of Dr Tony Goldstone’s that illust…
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Most businesses which are actively trading and generating a profit are principally valued at a multi…
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Due to the ever-evolving situation in Ukraine and the responses of the UK and the international comm…
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A ‘Save As You Earn’ (SAYE or Sharesave) scheme is a savings-related share option scheme. Employees…
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Share Incentive Plans (SIPs) are tax and National Insurance contributions (NIC) advantaged plans tha…
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Unapproved incentives can broadly be divided into incentives where the employee makes an acquisition…
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Employee share incentives are a popular way for companies to recruit and retain key staff. In partic…
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With more and more people working remotely over the last couple of years and the possibility of not…
Member Post - University of Salford
As the Queen, and the nation, celebrates the Jubilee this week, an economist from the University of…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
Kate Hughes and Richard Askey, who both joined DTE as graduates, have been promoted to Associate Par…
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Member Post - Foresight Mobile
Unsurprisingly, your mobile app won’t last forever. If uploaded to one of the App Stores, and left c…
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Member Post - Stockport MBC
Join Stockport's second Climate Action Business Forum for businesses interested in the risks & o…
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Member Post - One + All
Our local Stockport employer, 'One and All' have been featured in the Financial Times around the cos…
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Member Post - Ward Hadaway
Top 100 law firm, Ward Hadaway, with offices in Leeds, Manchester and Newcastle, is celebrating its…
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Member Post - Manchester Airport
The North’s links to the Middle East will get even stronger as direct flights launch between Bahrain…
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Member Post - University of Salford
Experts at the University of Salford have published a new guide for business owners on the pros and…
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Member Post - Tao Digital Marketing
Bolton-based Tao Digital Marketing has unveiled a brand new website to coincide with the launch of i…
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Member Post - University of Salford
The North of England Robotics Innovation Centre’s (NERIC) programme of funded support is in full swi…
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Member Post - DTE Business Advisers
Do you often struggle storing your records? Are you forever losing receipts and important invoices?…
Member Post - Colliers
Local and central government in England and Wales is still losing out on millions of pounds of counc…
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Member Post - Clayton Hotel Manchester City Centre
Clayton Hotel Manchester City Centre has appointed a Director of Sales & Marketing who brings ov…
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Member Post - DTE Corporate Finance
Due to the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on the global economy, many Managed Service Providers (MS…
Member Post - IN4 Group
IN4 Group in partnership with Salford City Council has delivered over £4.6 million of social value b…
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Member Post - HOST
Inventya, is partnering with HOST, the Home of Skills & Technology in MediaCity, to provide dive…
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Member Post - Manchester Airport
Manchester Airport’s Community Trust Fund has pledged more than £33,000 to organisations in Cheshire…
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Member Post - Lancashire Cricket
Lancashire Cricket is delighted to announce that Emirates, the world’s largest international airline…
Member Post - GoSimpleTax
Understanding Self Assessment can be challenging for many self-employed people. The technical inform…
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Member Post - HURST
Accounting and business advisory firm HURST has promoted three rising stars to associate manager lev…
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Member Post - Beever and Struthers
Accountants and business advisers Beever and Struthers provided key financial advice on a major bond…
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Member Post - DAIMANI AG
Twenty years after the Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games this major international multi-sport event…
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Member Post - Saving Grace Events
Leading Cheshire events agency, Saving Grace Events, is celebrating the growth of both the team and…
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Member Post - Salford Innovation Forum, Oxford Innovation
It’s a really exciting time to be developing innovative business ideas in the Salford area, as Salfo…
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Member Post - Value Match
The Developing the Specification course supports entry-level procurement professionals and stakehold…
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Member Post - Cantarus
After another successful 12 months, Cantarus is delighted to have been named as #32 in the annual Pr…
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Member Post - North West Cyber Resilience Centre
The Cyber Resilience Centre has now welcomed more than 150 SME businesses from across Greater Manche…
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Member Post - AM Bid
What quick changes can you make to enhance your bid output and improve your win probability? David G…
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Member Post - The Nycomm Group
Businesses have just ten months to claim a “super deduction” which offers a 130% first-year capital…
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Member Post - North West Cyber Resilience Centre
Two senior police officers have been confirmed as company directors for the region’s Cyber Resilienc…
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Member Post - Merrick Solicitors
Solicitor Molly Souter has returned to Manchester-based family lawyers Merrick – the place where she…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
A recent VAT Tribunal case considered whether flapjacks were cakes and therefore zero-rated for VAT…
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For owners of a privately limited company, does this sound familiar? Have you not contributed fully…
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A company van can be a tax-efficient perk, as the P11D benefit is much less than the charge on a car…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
HMRC suspects companies of underpaying £35.8billion in tax last year (2020/21 March 31st year-end) –…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
The Spring edition of MHA Moore and Smalley's corporate finance newsletter is now available.  This…
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It is not hard to find news stories relating to fraud perpetrated against charities by both internal…
Member Post - GMCA
Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) has created an Age-Friendly Toolkit designed to help an…
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Member Post - DAIMANI AG
DAIMANI is pleased to announce that it has become a member of Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce…
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Member Post - Ward Hadaway
Top 100 law firm Ward Hadaway has been recognised with a national award for its work in improving th…
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Member Post - Countess Publicists
Over 100 guests from all sectors of the community were present at a colourful and majestic  ceremony…
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Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers
No-Fault Divorces could lead to future Pension Poverty as Financial Arrangements are often overlooke…
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Member Post - Value Match
This course supports entry-level procurement professionals and stakeholders in understanding the rea…
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Member Post - HOST
A pioneering, free to access, immersive technologies programme will help Gateshead residents to deve…
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Member Post - Beever and Struthers
Chartered accountants and business advisors Beever and Struthers have appointed Dalvir Singh Syan as…
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Member Post - eLearning Plus+
We are all aware of the huge impact that the pandemic has had on the workplace. Organisations are ha…
Member Post - Hallé
The Hallé is delighted to announce the Second Siemens Hallé International Conductors Competition. T…
Member Post - University of Salford Business School
For the first time since it became independent in 1997, the Bank of England has raised interest rate…
Member Post - Manchester Airport
Following a far-reaching recruitment drive, more than 1,600 people applied for jobs at the airport…
Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
Swansway Motor Group are pleased to announce that its Motor Match Bolton dealership has been named a…
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Member Post - Cantarus
The award-winning Youth Sport Trust corporate website has been shortlisted for yet another award, th…
Member Post - Stockport County FC Community Trust
Who We Are: The County Community Trust is an independent registered, not for profit, charity (Chari…
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Member Post - Intelligent Conversation
Manchester-based public electric vehicle (EV) charging provider Be.EV has made three senior hires as…
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Member Post - Cowgills
Former Manchester United & England defender, Wes Brown, has spoken exclusively to Cowgills direc…
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Member Post - S I Sealy & Associates
Stockport based building services design engineers S I Sealy & Associates have completed their w…
Member Post - eLearning Plus+
eLearning Plus+, a leading eLearning company focused on nurturing, retaining and attracting people t…
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Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
2022 sees Swansway Motor Group, which owns Swansway Honda Bolton and Swansway Honda Stockport, enter…
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Member Post - Local Chamber President, Stockport
The Greater Manchester Good Employment Awards recognise excellent employment practice amongst Greate…
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Member Post - Cantarus
Social media marketing tool, Agorapulse, has launched its brand-new online community, Social Media P…
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Member Post - Myerson Solicitors LLP
The UK economy has faced an unprecedented series of crises over the last few years, requiring massiv…
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Member Post - Gorvins LLP
Danielle Clements has been made a partner at Greater Manchester-based solicitors, Gorvins LLP. An e…
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Member Post - Manchester Airport
Air Canada has announced it will resume its non-stop seasonal service between Manchester and Toronto…
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Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
Sending our warmest congratulations to Darrell Horton at TPS Manchester South for completing the Man…
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Member Post - Northcoders
Manchester-headquartered Northcoders – one of the UK’s leading independent providers of training pro…
Member Post - HOST
Innovation hub HOST, the Home of Skills & Technology, is launching HOST Social Giving to support…
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Member Post - Transpennine Express
Rail operator TransPennine Express (TPE) is giving group bookings a special 20 per cent discount and…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
If you are a self-employed healthcare professional, there are key dates during the financial year th…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
In light of the situation in Ukraine and the humanitarian crisis that has unfolded, many charities h…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
The Recovery Loan Scheme (RLS), a COVID-19 lending scheme, is due to expire, with the last applicati…
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Over the last two years, many charities have adapted the way they operate against the backdrop of th…
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Member Post - Cellnex UK
David Crawford, Managing Director, introduces Cellnex UK.Reflecting on what has been the most extrao…
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Member Post - Northcoders
Manchester-headquartered Northcoders – one of the UK’s leading independent providers of training pro…
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Member Post - Gorvins LLP
Gorvins LLP is putting its best foot forward as part of the Stockport-based solicitor firm’s charity…
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Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
For many of us, a challenge at Easter would be to see how many Easter Eggs we can consume in 3 days,…
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Member Post - Damar Training
Damar Training are delighted to announce that we will be delivering the new data protection and info…
Member Post - HOST
HOST, the Home of Skills & Technology, is on a mission to drive forward the next generation of M…
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Member Post - Haines Watts Manchester
Leading accountancy firm, Haines Watts, has bolstered its tax incentives and reliefs service line, w…
Member Post - Haines Watts
Digital disruptions has changed the way many of us do business. There is now a need to put technolog…
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Member Post - Squire Patton Boggs
The Northern Finance Director Awards are back for 2022. The Northern Finance Director Awards are all…
Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
Our Tax Data Card for 2022/23 has all the key tax rates, allowances and information you need for bot…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
The decision reported in December 2021 of Thomson v HMRC shows the extreme care that needs to be tak…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
Employee engagement is a much discussed topic in the business community for a good reason. Your empl…
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Member Post - MHA Moore and Smalley
MHA Moore & Smalley are delighted to have assisted Enix Limited in its acquisition of Eco Web Ho…
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Member Post - Damar Training
Damar Training, the specialist provider of professional and business apprenticeships, announces the…
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Since the conflict began, Manchester-based charity UK-Med has travelled to Poland, Moldova, Romania,…
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Member Post - Value Match
At Value Match we provide procurement solutions and bid management services that are delivered with…
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Member Post - Great Places Housing Group
Nick Gornall has been promoted to the role of Director of Development at Great Places Housing Group.…
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Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors
A North West law firm is backing their female staff by offering to pay any HRT prescription costs in…
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Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors
Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisers have chosen Francis House Children’s Hospice as their char…
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Member Post - Cantarus
Full-service Manchester-based digital agency, Cantarus, has been shortlisted not once, but four time…
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Member Post - Davis Blank Furniss
Davis Blank Furniss - the Manchester and Glossop based law firm – has promoted Rebecca Taylor to sen…
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Member Post - North West Cyber Resilience Centre
The North West Cyber Resilience Centre (NWCRC) has released a Cyber Incident Response Pack to help o…
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Member Post - AO Arena
AO Arena has launched the next level premium hospitality experience in the heart of the city. The Be…
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Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors
On 6th April 2022 new legislation will allow for no fault divorces and bring in long awaited reforms…
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Member Post - Local Chamber President, Stockport
What a fantastic night at the Mayor of Stockport’s Ball on Friday evening in aid of local charity, S…
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Member Post - Aqua Design Group
Made In Stockport Awards 2021 #MISA21 attracted many nominations and there were over 5,000 public vo…
Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
On Monday 4th April, Swansway Motor Group which operates two Honda franchises in Stockport and Bolto…
Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
Take a look at the recent progress of the £10 million development of the new home for Oldham Volkswa…
Member Post - Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors
Oldham law firm Pearson Solicitors and Financial Advisors have collected an amazing £18,603.44 for M…
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Member Post - Swansway Motor Group
We are delighted to welcome Lucy Ford and Lewis Benson to the Sales team at Swansway Honda Bolton. W…
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Member Post - Together Trust
Join Together Festival, the Together Trust's very own fully accessible festival is happening on Satu…
Member Post - HOST
Leading independent law firm Brabners has entered into a new a partnership with innovation hub HOST,…
Member Post - Instep uk
Fully-funded learning in LEAN Manufacturing and LEAN Management Greater Manchester Combined Authorit…
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Member Post - Ward Hadaway
A leading independent professional membership body for lawyers in the North West has announced a new…
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Member Post - Cantarus
Full-service digital agency, Cantarus, is delighted to have won ‘Best Website’ at the 2022 Northern…
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Member Post - Stanmore Insurance Brokers
Stanmore Insurance Brokers in Bolton are celebrating as they have won three awards in the last month…
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Member Post - SU Business Consultancy Ltd
SU Business Consultancy, which provides bilingual consultancy for the development of British-Turkish…
Member Post - Henshaws
WHEN: Saturday 16th July 2022 WHERE: Horton in Ribblesdale, BD24 0HA Want to set yourself a new ch…
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Member Post - LEORON UK
In challenging times, in all industries, people and employees look at leaders to guide organisations…
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Member Post - HURST
Accounting and business advisory firm HURST has bolstered its corporate finance team with three addi…

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