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Why your business should be on Instagram and the power of the #hashtag

Posted 17 October 2017 | 0 Comments

3 Minute Read. People remember 80% of what they visually see, 20% of what they read and 10% of what they hear. This figure is what makes the social media platform Instagram critical in any... Read More

BCC comments on inflation figures

Posted 17 October 2017 | 0 Comments

Commenting on the Consumer Price Index for September 2017, published today by the ONS, Suren Thiru, Head of Economics at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: “Inflation rose for the second successive month, confirming... Read More

Chamber Members have a Ball at their Showpiece Annual Event

Posted 17 October 2017 | 0 Comments

The West Cheshire and North Wales Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Ball returned for 2017 on Friday the 13th October. The yearly returning showpiece event was held at The Pavilion in Chester’s heritage Racecourse, celebrating the achievements... Read More

Denbighshire teams up with Bangor University to provide business course

Posted 13 October 2017 | 0 Comments

Denbighshire County Council and Bangor University have joined forces to develop leadership skills. The Council is helping the University run its ION Leading Growth programme which focuses on essential skills required for leaders and managers... Read More

University’s first careers fair to showcase its links with local industries.

Posted 13 October 2017 | 0 Comments

National and local organisations are being encouraged to attend the first ever Careers Fair to be held at the University of Chester. The inaugural ‘Careers Fest’ takes place on Monday, November 13, delivered by Careers... Read More

BCC Quarterly Economic Survey: Manufacturing boost fails to lift UK growth

Posted 13 October 2017 | 0 Comments

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) today (Friday) publishes its Quarterly Economic Survey – the UK’s largest and most authoritative private-sector business survey. Based on the responses of over 7,100 businesses, the survey shows that... Read More

Adam Marshall: Great global trading nations need great foundations

Posted 12 October 2017 | 0 Comments

At his keynote speech at the BCC International Trade Summit, taking place today (Thursday) at The Vox in Birmingham, British Chambers of Commerce Director General Adam Marshall said: CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY “Ladies and gentlemen, honoured... Read More

LJLA launches it’s ‘A-Team’ community initiative

Posted 11 October 2017 | 0 Comments

Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) has launched an ‘A-Team’ volunteer initiative which is part of the Airport’s Community Plan, aimed at giving those in the local community an opportunity to sample life within an exciting... Read More

The Chester Grosvenor receives coveted award for Employer of the Year

Posted 11 October 2017 | 0 Comments

The Chester Grosvenor was recognised as Employer of the Year at Cheshire Business Awards held at Chester Cathedral on Friday, 6th October, fighting off tough competition from Chester Zoo and the Rossendale Trust. The Cheshire... Read More

Returning to work after time out for caring – employer/employee open consultation

Posted 10 October 2017 | 0 Comments

In the Spring Budget 2017, the Government committed to “promoting returnships to the public and private sector, helping people back into employment after a career break.” This commitment focuses on supporting returners, who are defined... Read More