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Industry experts - both from with Interim Partners and from our wider network - offer their sector-specific knowledge and advice.

A little less conversation, a little more action

5 June 2017

apprentice

The Cranfield University 2017 National Manufacturing Debate covered leadership challenges as well as skills shortages and the future investment in the skills required for British industry to prosper.

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Interim Book Launch: 90 Days to Profit

19 April 2017

Interim Book Launch: 90 Days to Profit

Our director of Manufacturing and Engineering Claire Lauder, interviews one of her Interims, Steve Shoulder, about his new book '90 days to profit'.

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@Theresa_May

24 February 2017

Bloodhound SSC Project

After attending The Manufacturer live launch at the Houses of Parliament this week and listening to Richard Noble OBE talk excitedly about the Bloodhound SSC project, it got me thinking.

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Bigger threat than Brexit?

10 February 2017

Brexit vs ageing workforce

What is more of a threat to UK manufacturing and engineering businesses?

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Trams & Trump: who is to blame?

14 November 2016

The 9th of November was a shocking day for many reasons but what happened with the Croydon Tram? Could this have been avoided?

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Three peaks: we did it!

1 August 2016

Three Peaks

We did it! It was not easy, in fact it was far more difficult than any of us had prepared for but we completed it and managed to raise over £7,000 for our charity partners.

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Gender diversity in businesses dependent on STEM employees

19 July 2016

We recently held a great panel discussion event on the subject of gender diversity. This topic has been talked about for a long time, particularly with regard to the debate about quotas for the number of female board members in FTSE listed businesses. The best question from the audience was: “What changes have you implemented that delivered the quickest results?”

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Accelerating UK Manufacturing Growth

26 May 2016

What are we doing to reduce the increasingly strong inhibiters to the UK manufacturing sector?

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Cranfield University National Manufacturing Debate

20 May 2016

What question would you ask the panel at the Cranfield University National Manufacturing Debate?

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What do we really know?

4 February 2016

The future of the manufacturing sector looked pretty gloomy at the end of 2015 according to the EEF & DLA Piper 2015 Q4 Manufacturing outlook report.

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How does a brand like Volkswagen ever recover from such a scandal?

23 September 2015

How does a brand with such strong consumer loyalty and following ever restore confidence and trust in their products?

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Your questions for the Cranfield University National Manufacturing reshoring debate please!

6 May 2015

On the 20th May I am attending the Cranfield University National Manufacturing debate which will be discussing re-shoring.

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The National Manufacturing Debate 2015 - Have your say!

7 April 2015

According to Markit Purchasing Managers Index, U.K. manufacturing grew at the fastest in eight months in March, in addition to new export orders being at their highest level in seven months. 

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Games, toys and wooden floors

17 February 2015

According to the latest official ‘PRODCOM Report‘ from the ONS the top ten fastest-growing manufacturing sectors in the UK are as follows: 1.Games and toys – 76.1% growth; 2.Assembled parquet floors - 66.7% growth,

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Shift in Senior Management?

28 January 2015

What do… Aggreko, Centamin, Morrisons, Quindell, Tescos, Endemol, Berkadia, OMC (Outdoor Media Centre), Mattel Inc, Madalena Energy, Smiths Group, Active Energy, Sri Lankan Airlines and Nonnis foods all have in common?

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The Great British Manufacturing Renaissance, is it really happening?

19 January 2015

EEF’s national conference is taking place on 26th February at the QEII Conference centre here in London. As expected, they have a great panel and some of the questions they intend to discuss are listed below.

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The future of European manufacturing

4 December 2014

Do you see the value in business planning? It’s that time of year when many businesses start reflecting on 2014’s challenges and successes and start to think about where they want their business to go in 2015.

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