Heading for a healthy future

Keith-Smith Delive, Director of Apprenticeships, Education and Skills Funding Agency We’re just over halfway through the year and it’s amazing to see support for apprenticeships continuing to grow. Our latest figures show 84,720 people started an apprenticeship...

Is Talent Acquisition a barrier to growth in East Anglia?

Talent is sometimes defined as the top 20% of the workforce; those that are contributing most to the organisation’s success but I rather believe that all employees should be making a contribution to...

Talking shop

Quite a few of us have considered founding a business, but not all of us take the plunge. In this issue, business owner Mandy Errington, reveals the steps she took in founding her concern...

Building a circular economy

Dr Khaled Soufani Director of the Circular Economy Centre (CEC), Cambridge Judge Business School Few days go by without references in the media to sustainable business and the circular economy, but what’s meant by these concepts,...

For sustainability success, get your people involved

In our last edition, Ipswich-based electricity and energy services provider Haven Power discussed how switching to renewable energy is an easy first step for businesses starting their sustainability journey.  This time, the company shares ideas about...

REGION LAUNCHES UK’S FIRST ALL ENERGY INDUSTRY COUNCIL

Collaboration will keep our tech charged! New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership has called for a new approach on the strategic delivery of future energy supply by leading on the creation of the UK’s first All...

What the low carbon transition means for local businesses

This Summer has seen a marked shift in discussions around climate change targets. Talk of Net Zero has moved from school strikers and Greta Thunberg to the UK being the first major economy to enshrine the...

Working in customers’ interests

In this issue, Peter Simpson, Chief Executive Officer of Anglian Water, reveals how the company is tackling the challenges ahead, affirms their public interest commitment and pays tribute to his team. Peter has been Chief...

Institute of export

Lesley Batchelor OBE, Director General, Institute of Export & International Trade. The more things change, the more global trade stays the same. A lot is being said at the moment about how the way we trade with...

Step aboard

Keeping the wheels turning on bus services across East Anglia is Steve Wickers, Managing Director of First Eastern Counties. In this issue, Steve provides an insight into their business and reveals the reasons behind the...