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Panel of experts set to examine what makes a sports star?

They are idolised, have the hopes of a nation on their shoulders and are built up and knocked down by the country's press. They are the sports stars of our generation. Achieving sporting super stardom is no mean feat and the hard work starts young, but what happens when our young sporting stars are suddenly plucked from obscurity and thrust into the spotlight.

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Black Friday is here to stay but planning is critical to avoid failure says expert panel

18 Feb, 2015

The global phenomenon has retailers slashing their prices and consumers desperate to bag a bargain, but the big question is, ‘Do they need Black Friday?’

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The Great Manchester Business Conference

06/03/2015 - 08:00

Join hosts Stephanie McGovern and John Ashcroft plus key industry figures on the 6th March 2015 for The Great Manchester

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MASTERCLASS: Dynamic Leadership getting results from your people

20/11/2014 - 06:00

Leadership is a fluid concept which can include many things; it has to be constantly evolving and adaptive to take

HOT TOPIC: How to armour yourself against life's curveballs

15/01/2014 - 08:00

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DATE FOR THE DIARY: Corporate Finance Lunch

12/02/2014 - 12:00

Join us for the highly respected Corporate Finance Lunch on Thursday 12th February 2014. We'll be welcoming a panel of experts

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Trafford Business Connect report on Economic Review

Towards the end of last year John Ashcroft, pro-manchester’s Chief Executive, delivered his 2015 economic review for Greater Manchester at Trafford Council’s budget review. Trafford Business Connect magazine reported on the event at Trafford Town Hall. A full review on John’s presentation outlining key factors to consider for 2015 is available in the February/March edition.

25 Feb, 2015

Panel of experts set to examine what makes a sports star?

They are idolised, have the hopes of a nation on their shoulders and are built up and knocked down by the country's press. They are the sports stars of our generation. Achieving sporting super stardom is no mean feat and the hard work starts young, but what happens when our young sporting stars are suddenly plucked from obscurity and thrust into the spotlight.

24 Feb, 2015

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