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An HR recruitment and consultancy firm is extending a series of workshops about the apprenticeship levy due to popular demand.

East Anglia’s business community has been reacting to prime minister Theresa May calling a General Election for June 8.

Business leaders in East Anglia welcomed the snap general election as a chance for stability – but warned that government focus must not slip from the challenges facing firms at a time of unprecedented turmoil.

Firms in Norfolk need to change the way they view traditional employment models if they are to keep pace with the jobs market, according to a Jobcentre manager.

More than 100 new wind turbine technicians have been taken on by energy company 3sun Group, swelling its staff roll to more than 400.

Changes to employment and tax law are coming into force today. Will you be affected?

The government’s controversial apprenticeship levy comes into force tomorrow, but business leaders still have concerns about how effectively it will achieve its goals. BETHANY WHYMARK explores the issues.

The youngest workers in our region must not be neglected with the advent of the new apprenticeship levy.

Encouragement for technical qualifications and apprenticeships for adults were two suggestions put forward by Norfolk’s technology industry to fill a skills gap.

Difficult market conditions could fuel increased deals activity in the East, say experts predicting a busy 2017, as companies snap up rivals to build market share.

A Norfolk market research apprentice has scooped a top prize for the second year running.

A vocational training provider has been praised by inspectors for the support it offers to its disadvantaged students and its connections with employers.

As a new study shows the majority of employers are “alarmingly unprepared” for the apprenticeship levy, take our quiz to find out how much you know.

Holiday giant Hoseasons has underlined its commitment to Lowestoft once more as they look to recruit talented youngsters from the area.

Young business brains are poised to take part in a challenge to shape the future of their home town.

Southwold-based communications design firm Spring has recruited three new members of staff.

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Dr Belinda Clarke wants to be a “catalyst” to turn science and technology innovations into useful tools for the food and farming industries. She told CHRIS HILL how this drove her leadership of Agri-Tech East, winner of an EDP Business Award.

Simon Innes had more than 15 years of retail management experience when he joined CVS Group in 2004 and has since steered the company
to national success and an EDP Business Award. He told BETHANY WHYMARK about the company’s growing dominance in the animal care sector.

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