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The Source opens its doors to help businesses and the unemployed get back to work

As the region prepares to get back to work, Sheffield training specialist The Source is opening up to help businesses bounce back and support people the pandemic left jobless. Since 2003 the Skills Academy, a not-for-profit charity, has upskilled thousands of local people, helping many into work and others to

Family car retailer launches ‘JCT600 Approved’ brand

Yorkshire-based family-owned motor retailer JCT600 is launching its own ‘JCT600 Approved’ seal of approval for used cars as the company celebrates the re-opening of all 54 of its dealerships following the latest lockdown. Since being founded as Brooklands Garage on Sticker Lane, Bradford, in 1946, the company estimates that it

Cognito Learning secures senior industry leader as CEO

An award-winning training and education industry leader has been appointed by technology and learning specialist, Cognito Learning. Allan Pettman, who has more than 20 years senior management experience, has joined the Yorkshire based firm as chief executive officer. He was previously the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) President at

Businesses shun litigation for conciliation amid pandemic – but a rise in legal claims in 2021 is likely

UK businesses have avoided using litigation to resolve commercial disputes during the COVID-19 pandemic, instead turning to negotiation and mediation, according to new research published today by EY. The research suggests that UK companies have heeded official guidance, released by the Cabinet Office in May 2020, which called on corporates

Exemplar Health Care welcomes new chairman

Exemplar Health Care, a leading provider of specialist nursing care for adults living with a range of complex and high acuity needs, has announced the appointment of Dr Graham Rich as its new chairman of the board. As part of his role, Graham will be supporting the Exemplar Health Care

New hires for creative agency with ambitious growth plans

A full-service marketing agency based in Leeds has welcomed ten new recruits, following a spate of new client wins in the first quarter of 2021. Principles Agency, which now employs 24 members of staff at its headquarters in Headingley, has grown its revenue by more than 20% and made several

Modo25 announces significant investment from new chairman, Rob Hamilton

Leading digital marketing provider, Modo25, celebrates an outstanding investment from the company’s new chairman, Rob Hamilton. This latest investment comes at an invigorating time for the business which has ambitious growth plans for 2021. At the start of this year, it was revealed that Modo25 had also been successful