• andy burnham

    Devolution Revolution

    5 May 2017

    Today’s the day that Greater Manchester chooses its mayor. The polling stations are closed, votes have been cast and the result is set to be announc... Read More

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    Great Place to Work

    4 May 2017

    What makes a great place to work? How do you create an environment that people love to come to work in?It’s an unenviable challenge and one I am l... Read More

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    You’re Hired!

    2 May 2017

    Three and a half years ago we committed £4.5 million to training and education with the launch of a new apprenticeship scheme at UKFast.It was a hu... Read More

  • Don’t Regret

    28 April 2017

    Do you believe in destiny? It’s a big question and one that I’ve given much thought.After my avalanche experience many years ago, I’ve often... Read More

  • What Do You Want to Be?

    27 April 2017

    What do you want to do? Who do you want to be?I read a blog post by Sir Richard Branson this week asking those questions. The post read: “There’... Read More

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    Forward Focus

    26 April 2017

    Entrepreneurs are often asked ‘if you could go back in time, what’s the one thing you would change?’ It seems to be one of the favourite questio... Read More

  • Rise of the Machines

    25 April 2017

    When it comes to business technology machine learning, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are all hard to... Read More

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    Mind Over Matter

    24 April 2017

    We’ve all heard of ‘mind over matter’ but could you keep going if you had nothing left in the tank?I ask this question following the London Ma... Read More

  • Lawrence and Gail Jones Matt Hancock boardroom

    My Greatest Piece of Advice

    21 April 2017

    I am often asked what my greatest piece of advice is. The answer really depends on when you ask me the question and what has happened that day, but ... Read More

  • andy burnham

    It’s Our Opportunity

    20 April 2017

    Manchester has a history of incredibly strong leaders – you only have to look at Sir Howard Bernstein and Sir Richard Leese to see how well the city... Read More