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The search has begun for an inspirational Principal and Managing Director to lead the new WMG Academy for Young Engineers.
The WMG Academy, a business-led and business-like University Technical College for 14-19-year olds, is due to …

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Don’t Drink And Drown!…

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The UK’s leading authority on water safety and drowning prevention has issued advice to help reduce alcohol related drowning’s and to promote general alcohol safety messages.  The office party can be a …


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Rhian Kelly, CBI Director for Business Environment policy

The CBI today commented on the announcement of the terms of reference and the membership of the Airports Commission, chaired by Sir Howard Davies.
Rhian Kelly, CBI Director for Business Environment policy, said:
“We …

Researchers Give Halloween Help To Derek the Demon…

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Researchers from WMG at the University of Warwick have helped Walsall Museum by creating a 21st century clone of a centuries old Demon head just in time for Halloween.
Nicknamed Derek the Demon, the head …

Birmingham art firm set to prosper from venture capital investment

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Artbrand Publishing Ltd is due to receive a large investment of £150,000 from Birmingham-based Creative Advantage Fund.
The art firm, also based in Birmingham, is the high street’s main supplier of art works that range from …

Grayling announces change in Jobseekers Allowance rules in a bid to get more young people into employment

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Employment Minister Chris Grayling has announced the introduction of a new work experience scheme in which young people aged between 18 and 21 who are claiming Job Seekers Allowance will be permitted to do up …

2011 Good Year for Entrepreneurs to Sell Businesses

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A corporate finance group based in Birmingham says 2011 will be the best year since the recession began for entrepreneurs to sell their businesses.
Clearwater Corporate Finance say now is a perfect climate in which to

When I Grow Up I Want To Be… unemployed?

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The youth of today are the leaders of tomorrow. A famous sentiment echoed throughout the ages but in 2011 it seems all the more poignant. As youth unemployment rises to over 950,000 nationwide, we’re now …

National Express welcomes former First Group boss

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Dave Kaye, former Chief Operating Officer for First Group has just been named as the new Managing Director of National Express.
He joins the company with over 30 years of working in the transport industry, having …

Public Sector Cuts To Hit SMEs Hard

- The raft of cuts to be taken in public sector spending is set to seriously affect Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the coming months, according to a recent study.
The research, carried out by …

Social Mobility Almost Browne Bread?

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- As day broke this morning what many people believe is a death knell for the type of affordable, accessible university education the last generation has almost taken for granted was ringing out. The ominous …

Speller Metcalfe Appoint PR Firm Evopr

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- Rock-based public relations and business promotions specialist,, is celebrating after being appointed by Speller Metcalfe, a key player within the building contractor arena, to develop the firm’s local and regional PR campaign strategy.
Kathryn …

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