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Could you mentor a young person?
by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce on 30th October 2018 at 3:59 pm
David Leadbetter of Inspira explains how employers can get involved in a programme to raise the aspirations of young Cumbrians. Inspiraâ€™s […]
Why it pays to be autism-friendly
by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce on 17th October 2018 at 9:18 am
700,000 people in the UK have autism. Sheila Gregory of Carlisle Mencap sets out how and why businesses should cater for them. Approximately 1% of the UK […]
Tom Samson offers fresh hope for Moorside
by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce on 11th October 2018 at 1:20 pm
The man driving plans for a nuclear power station in West Cumbria explains his strategy to save the project.Â NuGenâ€™s […]
Is something holding your business back?
by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce on 4th October 2018 at 3:07 pm
A third of SME owners face difficulties in growing their businesses. Growth Hub adviser Adrian Luckham offers practical help. Polling commissioned by the […]
Important news for WordPress users
by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce on 20th September 2018 at 1:08 pm
Many businesses use WordPress to create and manage their websites. But big changes are coming. Our digital expert Paul Teague explains. More than a quarter of […]
How to deal with employment tribunals
by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce on 12th September 2018 at 2:58 pm
Lawyer Michael Bauer explains how businesses should respond to employment tribunal claims or, better still, avoid them altogether. The number of employment […]
The West Cumbria eco-revolution
by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce on 6th September 2018 at 9:20 am
Plans to develop the former armaments depot at Broughton Moor are taking off. We meet the man behind it all, Nigel Catterson. Derwent Forest is set to become a […]
The secrets of a successful exporter
by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce on 30th August 2018 at 12:32 pm
Playdale Playgrounds only began exporting in 2009 and now sells to 49 countries. MD Barry Leahey explains how they did it. The company manufactures outdoor […]
What does the future hold for Carlisle?
by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce on 23rd August 2018 at 10:29 am
City Council leader Colin Glover on plans for 10,000 new homes, Borderlands, Carlisle Airport, the Enterprise Zone and boosting the city centre. Carlisle […]
Finance for businesses refused by the banks
by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce on 13th August 2018 at 4:00 pm
Maria Ramsdale of FW Capital explains how the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund helps SMEs in Cumbria. The Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund provides loan […]
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