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Accent Housing managers take advantage of Burnley College expertise
A team from Accent Housing visited Burnley College and University Courses Burnley for a series of lectures and workshops delivered by expert Tutors on how to develop their management performance and increase creativity.
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Institute of Directors stage Diversity conference at Burnley College
Leaders of industry came to Burnley College today to attend the latest conference staged by the Institute of Directors examining Diversity in the Boardroom.
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Simon Jordan's Blog - December 2015

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5 managerial tips Star Wars taught us This month it’s the big one. Star Wars: The Force Awakens was released in cinemas in the UK and my son Harry and I (and sometimes I think it’s more me than him who’s the most excited) are really looking forward to it. The complex plots and characters got me thinking as I ploughed through the prequels and sequels in the lead-up to the new film’s release. A lot of Star Wars’ themes and morals are based on real philosophy. Take ...
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Simon Jordan's Blog – October 2015

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Praise for the Hot 100 On September 24th I was pleased to welcome a lot of familiar faces to Themis HQ on Princess Way as we joined Lancashire Business View for a very special Hot 100 event. It was great to get everybody in one room to discuss hot topics like job creation and growth within all of Lancashire’s top industry sector. We also celebrated a lot of well-deserved successes and shared thoughts on recently released figures that showed the Lancashire economy growing in all key meas...
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Simon Jordan's Blog - August 2015

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Powering Up for the Northern Powerhouse Almost twelve months ago, George Osborne declared the need for a focus on the “Northern Powerhouse”, fittingly, at Manchester’s Museum of Science and Industry. This would be an attempt to harness the force of the North's 15 million person population and use that collective of skill and knowledge to better rival London and the South East. It was said at the time: "The Northern Powerhouse will be a collection of northern cities sufficiently close to each...
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