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Expert advice from leading experts across Greater Manchester. Read on for expertise from business leaders in our region covering a wide range of sectors.

How to protect your business if the unforeseen happens

Many SME businesses across the UK take time to consider employee benefits or pension schemes, yet when it comes to […]
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Apprenticeships and the B word (you know the one I mean!)

Whether or not the UK leaves the EU on 31st October, skills shortages in Greater Manchester are only likely to […]
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Making stronger connections and building more meaningful relationships with your consumer cohort

Research tells us that as individuals we are exposed to over 5,000 brands each and every day, yet we are […]
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Ask the Experts at Spotcap: Bank of England Helps Shake up Business Financing

According to recent statistics from UK Finance, UK lenders approved over 290,000 loans and overdrafts to small and medium-sized businesses […]
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Mind your language at work and achieve more

No, this isn’t a piece about swearing, cursing or bad language in the workplace. Well, actually it is a bit […]
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Workplace culture: Sexual harassment and the #metoo era

Workplace culture is critical to the success of any business. With social and cultural norms changing at an unprecedented level, […]
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Upcoming Events

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Freeformers Digital Workshops: Innovation, Cyber Security, Data and AI

Date: Tuesday 5th February 2019

Time: 9:45 am - 4:00 pm

Freeformers will be delivering four workshops on key themes.  Participants are welcome to attend just 1 or all 4 workshops […]

Politics 101 and an introduction to Public Affairs

Date: Tuesday 29th January 2019

Time: 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Do you know what public affairs is? Have you considered how the politics could affect your work and business? Have […]

Masterclass: Leading Effective Meetings

Date: Friday 1st February 2019

Time: 8:45 am - 12:00 pm

Employee engagement feedback consistently show that the management of meetings is seen as one of the key improvements managers can […]