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A record-breaking 17 years of winning top employer award for Mills & Reeve
A record-breaking 17 years of winning top employer award for Mills & Reeve

Mills & Reeve celebrate being named in The Sunday Times’ Best 100 Companies to Work For list for 17th year in a row Following a fantastic start to the year for awards, after being named law firm of the year by RollOnFriday and Managing Partner Claire Clarke featuring in the The Lawyer Hot 100, Mills & Reeve…

Willmott Dixon helps Nottingham school pupils with IT and digital skills
Willmott Dixon helps Nottingham school pupils with IT and digital skills

A team from Nottingham-based construction company, Willmott Dixon has linked up with local social enterprise ‘Helping Kids Achieve’ to deliver a series of workshops that will bring important IT and digital skills to young people age 9-16. Founded by Keiron Thompson, the social enterprise has been running for the…

Wyboston Lakes Resort picks FACES as new charity partner
Wyboston Lakes Resort picks FACES as new charity partner

Staff at Wyboston Lakes Resort have chosen to support local charity FACES, based in Bedford, with their fundraising efforts for the next two years. Employees were asked to vote to choose one from several charities nominated. Steve Jones, Managing Director at Wyboston Lakes Resort, said: “Our commitment to giving…

Consultancy law firm gives retiring solicitors chance to extend their legal career
Consultancy law firm gives retiring solicitors chance to extend their legal career

Consultancy law firm Cognitive Law is offering solicitors reaching their retirement years the opportunity to extend their career, on their own terms. With solicitors based nationwide, the firm allows all its consultants to work completely flexibly. They schedule their own days, manage their own workload and choose who…

Parents warned over gifts and loans to children whose relationships fail
Parents warned over gifts and loans to children whose relationships fail

Parents across the Midlands who are considering giving their children a loan from “the bank of mum and dad” are being warned to ensure it is secure in case relationships breakdown. Lawyer Richard Connolly said unsecured cash gifts and loans from parents to children are at risk if relationships between the child…

ASK Partners announces strategic rebrand to support its expansive growth plans
ASK Partners announces strategic rebrand to support its expansive growth plans

Real estate finance specialists ASK have announced a strategic rebrand. This is in line with its continued ambition to grow the ASK platform as a high value bespoke funding solution for property entrepreneurs and an alternative direct line of sight investment opportunity for family offices and High Net Worth…

Wyboston Lakes Resort achieves outstanding position in prestigious Sunday Times ‘Best 100 Companies to work for’ List 2020
Wyboston Lakes Resort achieves outstanding position in prestigious Sunday Times ‘Best 100…

Wyboston Lakes Resort is one of the SundayTimes’ ‘Best 100 Companies to work for’ in 2020. The Bedfordshire-based conference, training and leisure venue was placed in 85th position in the Sunday Times ‘Best 100 Companies to work for’ List 2020 which was announced on 20th February. Based on employee feedback…

Employment law changes 2020: what SMEs need to know
Employment law changes 2020: what SMEs need to know

New changes to employment law are scheduled for 2020 and beyond. Here is a quick-fire overview of the scheduled changes most relevant for owners and managers of SMEs. Minimum wage increase In April 2020, the minimum wage will increase by 50p an hour for everyone over the age of 21. Apprentices will receive £4.15 an…

Over 18+ recruiters exhibiting at the Wolverhampton Jobs Fair
Over 18+ recruiters exhibiting at the Wolverhampton Jobs Fair

Jobseekers are invited to discover new experiences and learn more skills by visiting the Wolverhampton Jobs Fair! Hundreds of vacancies will be up for grabs at the jobs fair held at The Molineux Stadium on 18th March 2020. Organisers, The Job Fairs, have more than 18 local and national companies seeking to recruit for…

£25m regeneration project to shine a light on historical Black Country site – with a little help from its friends
£25m regeneration project to shine a light on historical Black Country site – with a little…

One of the Black Country’s most historic industrial sites is looking to be brought back to life thanks to a £25million regeneration project. The Chance Brothers ‘Glassworks’ in Smethwick, which in its prime employed 3500 people and supplied specialist lenses to 2000 lighthouses across the world, is set to be…