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Suffolk Director Magazine event

As promised our next event will be taking place on Tuesday 12th September 2023.
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UK Director Magazines event!
HELPING TO RUN YOUR BUSINESS BETTER:
SCALE UP & GROWTH

Tuesday 12th September 2023, 8.30am-12.30pm
Waterfront Building, University of Suffolk, Ipswich IP4 1QJ

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ESSEX Director
Magazine event:
HELPING TO RUN YOUR BUSINESS BETTER

When: Tuesday 20 February 2024 8.30am-12.30pm with arrival from 8.00am onwards
Where: Writtle University College, Chelmsford, CM1

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Suffolk Director Magazine Event:
Helping To Run Your Business Better - Reset & Renew

When: Thursday 21 March 8.30am – 12.30pm Doors open at 8an
Where: University of Suffolk, The Waterfront Building, Ipswich IP4 1QT

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NORFOLK Director Magazine event:
HELPING TO RUN YOUR BUSINESS BETTER

When: Tuesday 5th December 8.30am-12.30pm
Where: The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich NR2 1TF

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UK Director Magazines

Whether you are a business leader, entrepreneur, director or owner of a SME business, UK Director Magazines’ family of local business magazines:
Essex Director, Norfolk Director and Suffolk Director, all have one very simple aim, to help run your business better.

We want to refocus global and UK business news so the stories are more relatable to local business leaders and owners of SMEs; news that will be relevant to our readership who are all based in Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk.

Below is a snippet of some of the latest news stories hitting the headlines locally.

So, if you have a business news story that covers our counties and you think it would be of interest, then please send your PR, together with a photo, to editor@ukdirectormagazines.co.uk

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Join Blossom Charity’s Race Across Suffolk 2024

Bang on cue, last night the BBC lit up our screens providing yet more travel temptations, with their wonderful ‘Race Across the World’. Well, if anyone thought, from the comfort of the sofa, “I would love to do that”, now is your chance
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Lovell Homes announces key promotion to senior team

Andy Starkings has been promoted to commercial director at Lovell.
He has worked for the housebuilder for 19 years, first joining as a quantity surveyor and working up to his most recent position as commercial manager.
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Suffolk Financial Planning firm, Secures another significant award.

Kingsfleet, a Chartered Financial Planning firm based in Suffolk, won Adviser Firm of the Year for the Midlands and East Anglia at the recent 2024 prestigious PA (Professional Adviser) Awards, in London.
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Housebuilder gives £5,000 grant to Star Throwers, Wymondham

East Anglian housebuilder, Denbury Homes makes £5,000 donation to help Star Throwers Cancer Support Centre increase its counselling service.
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New centre for dental development shortlisted for regional award

The RICS regional awards recognise inspirational initiatives and developments in land, real estate, construction, and infrastructure. The regional award winners, who will be announced throughout May and June, will then move forward to compete in the national awards which are held in October.
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Barnes picks up a raft of awards for its work in Cambridge

Barnes Construction is riding high after being recognised for its work at the Greater Cambridge Design & Construction Awards, presented by the Greater Cambridge Shared Planning Service (GCSPS) and the Cambridge Forum for the Construction Industry (CFCI).
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Ipswich businesses praised for helping county’s future sports stars

Lord Holmes of Richmond, MBE, has praised a group of Ipswich businesses for their ‘vital’ support for talented up and coming sportsmen and women from Suffolk.
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Local Construction company announces promotions to its senior management team

As a result of its continued growth, Ipswich-based Barnes Construction has promoted four members of its team to Associate Divisional Directors.

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Prevention is better than cure

By Dr Charlotte Ridout, Deben Private GP Services Ltd.

Strokes and TIAs (transient ischaemic attacks or ‘mini strokes’) are commonplace and can be devastating.

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The changing face of skin wellness

By Juliette John, Aesthetic Laser Skin Wellness Clinic.

At the Juliette John Aesthetic Laser Skin Wellness Clinic, we’re constantly looking for ways to enhance and elevate what we do and how we do it.

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Lead interview: Sarah Smith

Chief People Officer, StrategiQ

Our lead interview in the TEAMWORK issue of Suffolk Director business magazine is Sarah Smith.

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Lessons I Have Learnt: Helen Oldfield

Director, Affinity PR

Helen reflects on her younger self and the ‘eureka’ moment in her business journey.

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Spotlight on Clare Holmes

Director, Suffolk Dog Town Ltd

Clare talks about her love of animals, hatred of sprouts and trips to the palace.

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Quickfire session with Colin Low

Managing Director, Kingsfleet

Colin is the founder and MD of Chartered Financial Planners, Kingsfleet, named after the primary school he attended in Felixstowe.

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Uniting sales and marketing with CRM

By Matt Freestone, Unmatched.

Successful collaboration between sales & marketing can ensure that customers have a smooth experience from the moment they first learn about your product or service, to when they decide to buy it.

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Pulling together for a common goal

By Kevin Ward, Conatus Financing Solutions.

We have all heard, seen or read the clichés about people working in teams.

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Lessons I Have Learnt: Chris Reeve

Managing Director, Reeve Social Media

Chris reflects on his younger self and the driving force behind his business.

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Pulling together for a common goal

By Kevin Ward, Conatus Financing Solutions.

We have all heard, seen or read the clichés about people working in teams.

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A circle of trust for business owners

By Mark Hinds, Charles Stanley Norwich.

It is easy to forget just how essential teamwork is to the way we live today.

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Teamwork, is it really the dreamwork?

By Matthew Newnham, Birketts.

As employment lawyers, we regularly advise on workplace situations where a team has ceased to operate effectively and, occasionally, become dysfunctional.

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Achieving green goals through partnership

Looking back on 2023, it was a year of growth for the partnership between Anglian Waste Group Limited and Norwich School.

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Empowering local entrepreneurs

By Angela Brett, The Sounding Board.

Since October 2020, The Sounding Board has been a support system for entrepreneurs in Norfolk and Suffolk.

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35 years of ‘extraordinary’ evolution

By Alex Cosham, Image Experiential.
Walking the tightrope of change has become crucial to the survival of many businesses across Norfolk, not least those in hospitality, events and retail.

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Getting energy levels right

By Aimee Konieczny, Indigo Swan.

Aside from people and property, power is typically a ‘top 3’ spend for a business – but it often doesn’t get the attention it deserves.

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