Manchester Digital Skills Festival – lessons learned

Manchester Digital Skills Festival – lessons learned

  I attended the first day of the Manchester Digital Skills Festival 2016 and found the whole event very interesting. I came away with lots of great new insights into very specific industry success but also the challenges that lie ahead for Manchester’s...
Hospital apppointments and pregnant staff

Hospital apppointments and pregnant staff

It’s my first week back and already my inbox is filling up with queries from clients. This week I’m sharing one about hospital appointments and pregnant staff…   ‘We are a small marketing firm in our local town and employ 10 people. Our office...
Small Business Saturday bonanza!

Small Business Saturday bonanza!

PLEASE NOTE: THIS OFFER IS NOW CLOSED.   Do you know what day it is on 5th December? Small Business Saturday! Never heard of it ? (where have you been!). In a nutshell, it’s a day dedicated to showcasing all the fabulous small businesses up and down the...
Why Employers Should Embrace Maternity Returners

Why Employers Should Embrace Maternity Returners

Every year over 60,000 women lose their jobs due to pregnancy discrimination. This has huge financial and emotional implications, not only for women but also for UK businesses. The stereotype of maternity leave being an expensive and inconvenient employment right is...