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 In the latest Expert Views video, Andrew Dixon, Head of UK and International Wealth Planning at Kleinwort Hambros, explains how to structure your wealth with sound wealth planning.

19-12-2019
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Are you struggling to finish tasks on time or find yourself staying in the office late? Time is precious, especially when you have a busy schedule. The trick is to work smarter, not harder and to plan and set yourself realistic deadlines.

19-12-2019
speaker at  Most Contagious 2019

At my recent visit to Most Contagious 2019, I wasn’t expecting global consumption to be the emerging trend of the day, however this was a topic that came up time and time again at one of the UK’s biggest marketing conferences.

18-12-2019
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While there’s much talk about the efficiencies of digital exams, for many, paper exam delivery is still a significant and integral part of their exam operations, says Speedwell Software.

18-12-2019
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Business is based on relationships and every interaction is an opportunity to improve clients' experience. Good relationships will help you to maintain trust with your clients and can help you find the right talent for your clients which leads the way for long-term success.

18-12-2019

Wind, rain and train delays! Keep your business operating throughout bad weather and travel disruption with these top tips from the HR Dept blog.

18-12-2019

Much of the promise of Red Hat® OpenShift® tends to be medium-long term – for example, the benefits of cloud-native development approaches require a re-think of architecture.

18-12-2019
 Rafael Ruiz presenting the cheque to the hospice. Left to right are: Sophie Soraf, Tanya King, Lydia Plews, Rafael Ruiz, Steve Smith, Rachel Hawksworth and Sharyn Scott. Photograph courtesy of Havens Hospice.

Birketts’ Chelmsford office has announced that this year’s 21st annual Race4Business event raised a fantastic final total of £20,000 for Little Havens Hospice which cares for babies, children and teenagers living with complex or incurable conditions across Essex.

18-12-2019

Network Rail has today (Weds) announced it is launching a public consultation in early 2020 on proposals for a new railway station for Cambridge South.  

18-12-2019

Hertfordshire small businesses can now access a free business support programme ‘Get Enterprising’, which gives them fully-funded access to specialist support and opportunities to help them expand and grow.

18-12-2019
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Iprova, the Data-Driven Invention pioneer, has announced its Disruption Mining™ platform, which enables organisations to identify emerging technological, commercial and social advances which will potentially impact their businesses.

18-12-2019

Visually-impaired people risk falling by stepping higher and more slowly over objects, says a new study.

18-12-2019
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Applications are sought to build a national portfolio of interdisciplinary Multimorbidity Research Collaboratives as part of “Tackling Multimorbidity at Scale” - a £20 million Strategic Priorities Fund...

18-12-2019
Hubei visitors experience UK childcare settings while learning English

Chinese students spent two weeks in Cambridge thanks to a pioneering link-up educational project between Cambridge Regional College and PurpleBee Learning.

18-12-2019
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More than 1.2 million passengers are expected to travel to and from one of London Stansted’s 200 destinations over the Christmas and New Year period (Dec 19 – Jan 5).

18-12-2019
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M&G’s recent announcement that it had suspended dealing in its UK Property Portfolio Fund came as an unwelcome surprise to investors.

18-12-2019
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Hiring temporary employees can help your business in busy periods  - for example, at Christmas, for large deliveries or database updates. Temporary employees can assist with staff sickness and skills shortages - many businesses employ temps to get to know someone before they offer them a permanent position. 

17-12-2019

PCE Instruments, founded by engineers in Germany, has been on the market for test instruments, weighing technology, laboratory equipment and control equipment for nearly two decades now. The company has its subsidiaries in 11 countries. PCE Instruments offers a wide range of products, particularly of their own trademark “PCE Instruments“ but...

17-12-2019

17-12-2019
Dame Evelyn Glennie_ credit Caroline Purday

Tickets are still available for a special festive concert featuring the Cambridge musical phenomenon We Are Sound and percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie this Thursday (19 December).

17-12-2019

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