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Whilst a big part of this will be down to your employee retention strategy, it’s also about working in partnership with a recruitment agency.  You see, by having someone who really understands your business, ethos, and goals, you will be better supported in not only finding the right candidate, but one who will thrive with…


Net Zero, Greenhouse Gas and Environment issues are driving Commercial Energy obligations and responsibilities are changing worldwide. The UK is leading this revolution. Don Kincaid , Lead Assessor at ISO Quality Services comments: “As a professional auditor, I am working with UK wide businesses and partnering with ISO QSL to deliver compliant quality audit reports. Although not…


What’s it all about? The Worcestershire Hour is a weekly news and virtual networking event that takes place on Twitter.  During the hour, local businesses, charities, and communities come together to get to know and support each other which ultimately strengthens our local economy.  The awards were first launched back in 2014 to recognise how these organisations…


Our annual golf day returned for it’s 7th year and proved more popular than ever, attracting 40 golfers.  The event was held at Bransford Golf Club , a stunning Florida-style golf course that offers a challenge to all levels of golfers. We couldn’t have picked a better day for it with sunshine all day and temperatures reaching up…


We caught up with Jenny Powell, Managing Director of JDP and Calathea . What is Calathea and what does it do? Calathea is a software platform that gathers, analyses, and reports on the sustainability of your supply chain, providing factual insights to help companies manage their supply chain risk and make effective supply chain decisions to drive sustainability improvements…


On Thursday 7th July 2022, we will once again be attending the University of Worcester Arena for the annual black-tie ceremony to find out whether we’ve been crowned winners of three awards: Employer of the Year This award rewards organisations that demonstrate excellence in the promotion and implementation of a learning and development culture.  In…


On Sunday 26th June, Bird and Amy will be heading to Brackley Airfield in Oxfordshire where they will experience an exhilarating free-fall from 10,000 ft at speeds of up to 120 mph, all in support of New College Worcester (NCW) and the amazing work they do.      The pair, who are absolutely terrified of heights, are aiming to raise £1,000…


This years winners are: Green Egg – Jessica Grubb from SPE Ltd Passion Egg – Lisa Mistry from The-Method Supporting Egg – Ash Williams from Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce Safety Egg – Alan Dance from CBW Resources LTD T/A Amco Wellbeing Egg – Marie Jenkins from Advance Your Wellbeing This year, we also…


Our annual charity golf day is returning on Tuesday 14th June at Bransford Golf Club , a stunning Florida-style golf course that offers a challenge to all levels of golfers.  We are welcoming both individuals and teams of four to join us for £50.00 per person which will include a charitable donation.  We’ll start the day with networking…