Media students from South Essex College helped to create Southend Borough Council’s new local plan film engaging young people in their consultation for the future of the town.
Level 3 Film & TV students, who all study at the Southend Campus, took part in focus groups to share their views more
Running your very own restaurant, coffee shop or bar might be a dream, but you are up against huge competition, and it can be tough out there. For survival and success, you may want to consider the following:
Find your niche: small independents can compete with the big chains – but more
On Thursday 16th September, the Beresfords marketing team braved the heights of the O2 climbing over the top of the famous 52-metre-high arena, in order to raise awareness and funds for cancer charity – CoppaFeel!
After a difficult year, the Beresfords team decided to fundraise for CoppaFeel! more
The latest investment by London Southend Airport has now been completed with two new baggage x-ray machines able to process up to 3,600 bags every hour.
The airport recently announced a new trial lane within security which allows passengers to leave liquids and laptops within bags taken more
The Army and Navy Sustainable Transport Package Consultaion will be closing on Sunday 3rd October. If you are planning to comment and have not already done so, please complete our online consultation survey before the consulation closes.
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At ECL we aim to support people to fulfil their potential and live independently in their own homes and local communities. Our Inclusive Employment team embody this aim by supporting adults with learning disabilities to achieve paid employment through an innovative and bespoke job-matching service.
Do you have working smoke alarms in your home?
Essex County Fire and Rescue Service is giving home fire safety advice throughout September to help reduce the risk of house fires.
Smoke alarms are proven life savers and Essex County Fire and Rescue Service wants all homes in Essex to benefit from more
BDO’s East Anglia team has advised on six deals with an aggregate value of more than £300m as M&A activity in the East Anglian region continues to accelerate.
The transactions have spanned UK & International trade, as well as strong levels of continued private equity investment.
Instant access to over 1 million rates for quick online quotations & booking
Online order management solution with real-time shipment tracking
Reporting functionality spanning all aspects of supply chain, from finance to carbon footprints
Woodland Group is proud to launch its new digital more
Nuclear industry employment has grown solidly in 2021, according to the Nuclear Industry Association’s annual Jobs Map released this month. The civil nuclear sector employs 61,371 people across the UK, an increase of over 1,700 compared to 2020.
New build projects play a key role in supporting more
This year not only marks Birkett Long’s 200th anniversary but also 20 years’ service at the firm for a number of their staff.
One of the staff to celebrate this year is Corinne Dardis. Corinne started her career in the firm’s Admin team where she got to know everyone in the more
Two local students who won the opportunity to start a career in engineering following a competition run by The Port of Tilbury and the Gateway Academy, are now ready to take up apprenticeships at the busy port.
In 2019 the port teamed up with the Gateway Academy in Tilbury to run a competition that more
Fostering purpose, aligned expertise and mutual empowerment requires a concerted effort to ensure people understand the business context and can identify ways in which they can personally be involved in decision making to sustain or improve the performance of your business.
A powerful lesson more
Award-winning translation and localisation services company PAB Languages has unveiled a new multilingual website to showcase its translation, interpreting and localisation services.
The new website offers content to users in ten different languages and is localised for clients based in Germany, Poland, more
South Essex local business Miru 3D and Blatella Films Ltd. recently had footage shown on prime-time TV as part of ‘Susan Calman’s: Grand Week By the Sea’ (E4).
Last summer Blatella films were commissioned by Visit Southend to capture footage for upcoming tourism campaigns, more
An economist specialising in employment trends is predicting the pandemic could lead to long-term unemployment for some unless the Government does more to help them retrain and find new jobs.
COVID-19 has had a massive impact on the jobs market, with some industries, such as hospitality, retail and more
You get an e-mail containing a spreadsheet from your manager. A little surprised, you notice that his writing is much better than usual, but you still open the attachment. Or do you?
The sender information in an e-mail (the "From" field) can easily be spoofed to hide its true origin.
Over the last 20 years the Arabian Peninsula has been synonymous with the phrase ‘Mega Projects’ Times are changing and we now move into the sphere of ‘Giga Projects’ Possibly the largest project on the planet, ‘NEOM’ is a $500bn high-tech economic zone which more
Hi from apprentice Wilf Amstutz
Hello, is my name is Wilf Amstutz and I'm an apprentice based in our Inclusion and Diversity team.
This month our Service is supporting National Inclusion Week (27 September – 3 October). It's a week that's designed to celebrate, share and inspire more
Rail industry launches ‘We Mean Green’ campaign to encourage people to take the train, and businesses to consider rail freight
On World Car Free Day, and in the run up to COP26, the classic British Rail double arrow rail logo is being given a green makeover to capture and convey more
Essex Chambers of Commerce are pleased to announce that Basildon-based business Fiserv, Inc., a global leader in payments and financial services technology, have become their latest Patron, joining other major businesses such as DP World London Gateway, Essex and Suffolk Water, Wilkins of Tiptree and more
Partnership working in Harlow
The Business Crime Team joined up with our vulnerable victim fraud prevention co-ordinator and were out as part of a multi-agency day of action in Harlow on Friday 10th September. The event was supported by partners including Harlow Council, Essex County Fire and Rescue, more
Fiserv are a multinational business which a major UK office here in Essex in Basildon, they are also Essex Chambers’ newest Patron and a business that we are proud to work with.
They have just launched a scheme to help ethnically diverse small businesses recover from the impacts more