Northcoders & ThoughtWorks launch scholarships for women

James Brooke, co-founder of Northcoders

Northcoders & ThoughtWorks launch scholarships for women

Manchester-headquartered Northcoders, a coding bootcamp for the North, has received funding for four scholarships from technology consultancy ThoughtWorks to encourage more women to pursue a career in tech.

Recycling social enterprise to open in Wolverhampton

L/R: Mick Moreton and Iftikar Karim (both Wood Saints)

Recycling social enterprise to open in Wolverhampton

A community wood recycling business is being launched in Wolverhampton to provide training, volunteering and employment opportunities for up to 30 people every year.

Business brain, technology brain

Business brain, technology brain

Four men, skilled in finance, sales, skills and technology, came together in a venture called Apadmi. Suzy Jackson explores how the whole became greater than the sum of its parts.

University of Salford

University of Salford

Industry focused, research informed

The University of Salford’s Industry Collaboration Strategy is leading the way in real world experiences, solving business problems and preparing students for life in the workplace. Suzy Jackson finds out why the university is going the extra mile.

How to make your office communication more effective

How to make your office communication more effective

Communication is at the heart of all businesses. From how they receive and handle customer calls and enquiries to liaising with staff internally and externally, ensuring the speed of communication meets the needs of all stakeholders is vital.