Nambodia Day…important!

Saturday, August 29, 2009


You might know that David and Nathan are doing a charity bike ride from Vietnam to Cambodia in November.  To help them raise funds, we are hosting a fun filled family day at our local village hall, in Heald Green, on Saturday, 12 September. My own blog - (site link at foot of page) [...]

Congratulations….to us!!

Friday, August 28, 2009


Yesterday we were officially accredited as achieving the required status for ISO 9001 - so we are now a quality assured organisation!! Well done to the team, and particularly Caroline, who was project manager for the whole process.

Nambodia Day…

Monday, August 17, 2009


David and Nathan (Arnie’s stepsons) are cycling from Vietnam to Cambodia for charity in November.  The charity is Regain, which raises funds for tetraplegics injured in sporting accidents.  Their target is £15,000!. To help raise funds, they have asked us to help them host a fund raising day, called ‘Nambodia Day’.  This will be held on [...]

IRM Forum, 22 September

Saturday, August 15, 2009


On Tuesday, 22 September Arnie will be running a workshop at the Institute of Risk Management’s Annual Conference, or Forum, to be held at Warwick University.  The workshop is entitled ‘Get That Job!’ and  covers: how to apply successfully preparation successful interviewing So if you interested in this workshop, and are a member of the IRM, go on to [...]

NEW!!! Personal Development Workshops…

Saturday, August 15, 2009


We are pleased to announce that, in partnership with the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) we are running a series of 4 half-day workshops around the country.  The first set of workshops will be held at the IRM’s own HQ, in Central London, on 15-16 September. The four workshops are: making a positive difference: the power of [...]


Wednesday, August 12, 2009


…to two of our clients.  Firstly, to Irwell Valley Housing Association, who have been named in The Times’ ‘Top 100 Companies to work for’ for the fifth consecutive year…. …and to Thinktank in Birmingham, who have, for the second year running, been named in the UK’s Top 300 Companies to Work for. Well done to all concerned!

Ideas and innovations…

Wednesday, August 12, 2009


1: Up in Cumbria this week, out at a farm centre for lunch, and came across a great idea: a spiral bound jotter pad or to do list, with a theme of quotes at the bottom of each page.  There are lots of themes, including wisdom and inspiration animals sunshine dieting famous last words most sports friends love We’ll use them as prizes, but they [...]

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