Tech giant launches popular Artificial Intelligence Camp in Birmingham

Free, unique two-week course in Birmingham offered to all undergraduates interested in machine learning and artificial intelligence Kainos, a leading provider of digital services and platforms to public and private organisations around the globe, has opened [...]

Increased smartphone use and selfie-taking linked to lower connection to nature and higher anxiety in new University of Derby study

A team of academics at the University of Derby has conducted the first study into the link between smartphone use, the number of selfies a person takes and how connected they feel to nature – and [...]

How brands are all about feeling part of a group

An organisation’s brand only really exists in the way that its staff and customers act as a group, according to an expert at Aston Business School. Dr Keith Glanfield, a lecturer in Strategic Brand Management and [...]

Specialist Midlands firm talks on how to achieve Employee Engagement – and why you’ll want to take note

Ever heard the phrase ‘employee engagement?’ For over a decade we have been talking about engagement in the workplace, and with a recent report by Faculty Member at Hult International Business School, Dr Amy Armstrong, revealing [...]


MTC Becomes Department of Education Approved Apprenticeship Training Provider The fast-growing Manufacturing Technology Centre near Coventry has announced that it will be more than trebling its apprentice intake over the next two years. The industry-leading centre [...]

Staffordshire Celebrates Successful Year For New Businesses In 2017

Figures just published show that 6,449 new companies were formed in Staffordshire during 2017 – demonstrating that the county provides a supportive environment for new business ventures. This brings the total number of registered companies in [...]