Business confidence soars to highest level since 2005

BDO Optimism Index reaches its highest level since 2005 BDO Employment Index reaches 6 month high as businesses hire staff ahead of a full reopening Rising inflation is a growing concern as the...

FREE WEBINAR ANNOUNCED IN ADAPTATION TO CLIMATE CHANGE

Climate resilience experts, Climate Sense, and water industry training provider, Learning & Development Associates (L&DA), have announced a free webinar on adaptation to climate change following the launch of their new qualifications. The first step...

Can a ‘Right to Disconnect’ code of practice work for employers and employees?

Working from home: call to ban out-of-hours emails from bosses By Valerie Lambert, partner at HCR Hewitsons The right to disconnect effectively gives employees the ability to switch off from work and not engage in electronic...

HELP AT HAND FOR ORGANISATIONS SEEKING TO BUILD CLIMATE CHANGE RESILIENCE

An international authority on mitigating the effects of climate change, Climate Sense has joined forces with Learning & Development Associates (L&DA), a leading training provider to the UK water sector, to roll out the...

New partner appointed to Larking Gowen Corporate Transactions team

Regional accountancy and business advisory firm, Larking Gowen, has appointed a new partner to its Corporate Transactions team based in its Norwich office. Jack Minns qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2011, and joined Larking...

New plans to bring economic, environmental and social benefit across the Fens in UK...

New cross-sector taskforce will tackle climate resilience for local communities An ambitious new multi-agency taskforce seeks to bring renewed prosperity to the Fens through a radical new approach to managing land and water resources. Future...

NEW PROJECT TO INCREASE RESILIENCE OF WATER STRESSED AREAS IN ENGLAND AND FRANCE

A new €4m cross-border project between England and France will help to improve how local areas mitigate and adapt to the threats of increased future water scarcity and drought in England and France. Water for...

HCR HEWITSONS: A LAW FIRM WITH A PASSION FOR PEOPLE

A new legal force with a passion for people is the result of a merger between two legal firms, both of which have a strong presence in the city. Award-winning top regional lawyers Harrison Clark...

Free wi-fi helps people connect digitally in Great Yarmouth’s Market Place

Visitors to Great Yarmouth’s Market Place can now access free public wi-fi as part of the cross-Channel Go Trade project that’s helping to revitalise historic markets. Great Yarmouth Borough Council is launching the new service...

TECHNOLOGY: THE PATH FROM EDUCATION TO EMPLOYMENT

By AL KINGSLEY  It’s a question that is often contemplated: what will the future workplace look like by the time today’s primary school students get there? I’m a passionate believer and advocate for broadening our...