Several UK meetings industry associations will participate in the 50-day International Festival for Business (IFB) this June and July in the North West, including at a joint industry networking reception at Liverpool’s Liver Building, 1 July, sponsored by the Concerto Group.
CJAM was instrumental in delivering the recent Bulk2014 conference on behalf of the Materials Handling Engineers Association (MHEA), which saw more than 80 bulk handling industry leaders gather for another successful turnout at the sector’s premier professional networking event.Details
A Detective Chief Inspector from Nottinghamshire has become the president of the UK’s International Police Association (IPA).
In the first study of its kind since the Big Six energy suppliers pledged more support for small businesses by ending rollover contracts, the FSB has conducted an exclusive survey of over 1,400 of its members to get a clearer picture of small energy for small businesses.Details
Britain’s top business lobby upgraded its economic growth forecasts for this year and next on Monday and said it expects to see marked improvements in British business investment and productivity.Details
The International Forecourt Standards Forum (IFSF) has appointed award winning association management company, CJ Association Management (CJAM), to provide a full suite of membership, management and administration services, becoming the latest international association to choose CJAM.Details
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) is contacting its members to warn them about the scale of reference fraud directed at small businesses. The FSB and BBC1’s Fake Britain cooperated on a survey of 1,800 small firms, which found nearly one in five (17%) had discovered candidates with fraudulent references.Details
The ECA has been completely overwhelmed by the strength of responses from its members, and those of partner industry bodies, who may no longer be able to train the next generation of apprentices if proposals under the Government’s Apprenticeship Funding Reform Technical consultation go ahead.Details