Why getting your hands dirty is imperative for growth

“To grow you need to do something new or different,” observes Stylianos ‘Stelios’ Kavadias. As Margaret Thatcher Professor of Enterprise Studies in Innovation and Growth at the University of Cambridge, Judge Business School and...

Global Manufacturing in the East

Interview with Andrew Brammer, Managing Director of PSS Tell us about PSS? We’re a manufacturing and engineering company based in North Walsham, with customers around the world. Established in 1971, we’ve grown to become market leaders...

Harnessing customer feedback for business success

Customer feedback differentiates your business from your competitors, so in this issue, we speak to Guy Letts about why harnessing customer feedback will improve your customer relations and drive business success. Guy is well placed...

Forging a successful future for farming

By NFU Regional Director Rachel Carrington There has never been a more important time to talk about food. That may not be a surprising statement coming from the National Farmers’ Union. It is a subject we’re...

Innovation isn’t just about technology!

There is a tendency to think of innovation in terms of the introduction and application of exciting, life changing new technologies. People like Alexander Graham Bell and Thomas Edison with the telephone and the...

Sport and Physical Activity worth £270m a year to the Suffolk economy

A new report has revealed the importance of the Sport and Physical Activity sector to the Suffolk economy. Undertaken by specialist economic development and regeneration consultancy Hatch Regeneris, the report shows that the sector contributes...

The East of England – the nation’s powerhouse

“There’s a revolution taking place off the east coast of England,” observes Simon Gray, and it is a revolution that is steadily shifting the UK’s reliance on traditional energy sources to renewables. As CEO of...

East Coast College and Offshore Energy launch brand new offshore wind skills centre

Brandon Lewis MP and over 60 people from the Offshore Energy Sector have launched the brand new Offshore Wind Skills Centre based at East Coast College, Great Yarmouth Campus. The East of England Offshore Wind...

SSCS™: The Local World Leader of Scour Protection and Lifting Services

Seabed Scour Control Systems Limited (SSCS™) was established in the early 1980’s in order to meet a requirement from the Offshore Oil and Gas industry to address the impact of seabed scour on platforms,...

An insight into the Cambridge economy – What lies ahead for Silicon Fen?

These are rather frantic days for the UK, since several outcomes remain possible following the Brexit referendum in June 2016. While the government strives to reach a deal with the EU before the UK’s departure...