Leeds makes cut for Channel 4 HQ

This week it was announced that Channel 4 had whittled the list of cities where they would set up their new second headquarters outside of London. Earlier this week, Channel 4 announced that they had decided that their new HQ will be in either, Birmingham, Leeds or Manchester. The move would bring at least 300

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Leeds tech moves from strength to strength

The Tech Nation 2018 report has found that Leeds tech firms achieved more than £1 billion turnover in the last 12 months, as the sector continues to grow. One of the big strengths of Leeds as a city is its brilliant tech scene. It’s responsible for many jobs, as well as the development of skills

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Could Leeds become the new home of Channel 4?

Leeds has been shortlisted to become the new host of Channel 4 HQ, and there are some compelling reasons for the city to be selected. But what would this mean for Leeds? Channel 4 has announced that it is moving nearly half of its staff out of London, creating a new national headquarters as well

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Elmwood LaunchPod Is go! Get your application in!

Calling all STEAM entrepreneurs and businesses! This is one amazing accelerator you do not want to miss. Elmwood LaunchPod is a business accelerator which aims to harness creative innovation to scale-up consumer health biz, right here in Leeds. Elmwood, (also known as, the world’s most effective brand design consultancy) are running a 12-week accelerator programme

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Why you should think about moving North!

The North of England has so much to offer that it’s worth considering moving North, especially if you’re looking for a change of career. Here’s why you should head up north. It’s time for a change. If you’ve spent your professional life toiling away in London or another of the south’s big cities, then you

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3 things to look forward to at Leeds International Festival

Leeds International Festival is coming up, and with so many great events it can be hard to decide what to attend. Here’s our guide to three of the most interesting. Leeds International Festival is usually a time for exciting, interesting and innovative events, and this year is no different. With more than a fortnight of

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Leeds heads for year of expansion in 2019

New plans have been unveiled that will develop a neighborhood city center, making room for Leeds’ predicted expansion. New plans have been unveiled that will transform the South Bank of Leeds and allow more people to move into the city centre hotspot. London-based property management company Get Living has revealed details of how its £180

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Could switching jobs make you happier?

Research shows that the industry you work in can have a massive impact on your happiness levels so should you make the move and consider switching jobs? How happy we are at work can have a massive impact on our general health and wellbeing but too many people get stuck in a rut and stay

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Women in tech: Where next?

Getting the gender balance right in technology is so important but has the hot topic burnt out and if not what steps do businesses need to take? With International Women’s Day taking place today (March 8th), the issue of gender equality in business is sure to become everyone’s favourite topic of conversation, but where’s the

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How to wow employers after a job fair

What you do at a job fair is important but do you know what steps to take to wow employers after it’s all finished? Often a lot of attention is put on what you do and how you act at the job fair itself. And rightly so, it’s crucial that you use this time wisely

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