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By the HR Dept

Scotland will be trialling a four-day work week. An extra day off has benefits for employees, but how might this impact employers?

13-09-2021
Petri dish and Dr Sam Bakri, Executive Chairman and CEO of biotech start-up, SolasCure

By Dr Sam Bakri, Executive Chairman and CEO of biotech start-up, SolasCure

After more than 20 years in the life sciences industry, Dr Sam Bakri shares his journey as doctor-turned-entrepreneur of treating chronic wounds and mission to meet the unmet need.

06-09-2021
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By Point Taken Training

A guide to presenting online via popular video conferencing apps.

30-08-2021
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By Christian Scott of Granite 5

Improving data quality often has a positive impact on your organisation's processes, security and efficiency.

23-08-2021
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By eg technology

In recent years, there has been increasing acceptance that ‘bug-free software’ is and has always been a myth.

16-08-2021
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By Cambridge Network

Anyone working as a personal assistant (PA) or executive assistant (EA) will understand just how important their key support role is to the success of an organisation.

09-08-2021
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By Steve Linford, co-founder of Indie Cambridge

If we were all a little bit ‘more indie’, things would be better for Cambridge...

02-08-2021
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By Reeves Financial

All businesses are obliged to auto-enrol their employees in a pension scheme and to contribute to that scheme. But there are different pension options, for businesses with staff and for those running their own business on a self-employed basis, which can make navigating pensions difficult.

26-07-2021
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By Chris Dunn of Chris Dunn Consulting

Everyone’s a consultant these days, or so it seems...

16-07-2021
These officers, led by Pc Patrick Hopper, were quite innovative and came up with a uniform procurement idea that saved the organisation £9k this year and £18k next year.

Cambridge Network CEO John Gourd talks to Detective Inspector Tom Rowe of Cambridgeshire Constabulary

What is innovative policing? And how can the Cambridge business community support and sustain it?

09-07-2021
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By Simon Hall

Great science on its own just isn't enough... history tells us you've got to have a story to tell to really make a mark.

04-07-2021
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By Kelly Drewery at Talent Glue Business Psychology and Nathan Whitbread, The Neurodivergent Coach

Change can disrupt the coping strategies that enable a neurodivergent worker to do the things that many of us take for granted. These strategies are typically built up over a period of time and are very specific to their...

22-06-2021
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By Granite 5

Cast your minds back to May last year, and amid the chaos that was starting to take hold thanks to the pandemic, Google also announced their new Core Web Vitals. These are a set of metrics related to speed, responsiveness, and visual stability, to help site owners measure the user experience of their site....

18-06-2021
Is AI sexist? banner from Team Consulting

By Thorbjorg Petursdottir of Team Consulting

How does bias occur within AI algorithms?

14-06-2021
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By Jo Stansfield, Founder and Director of  Inclusioneering™

Insights gleaned from a Diversity and Inclusion Roundtable event bringing together recruitment and HR professionals from across the region.

08-06-2021
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By Simon Hall

If you need an appealing, informative and effective website, but you're a start up, small business, sole trader, charity, or on a limited budget, here are 10 top tips for how to do it...

23-05-2021
Dr Nik Johnson on the threshold of the Mayor's office

By Dr Nik Johnson, Mayor of Cambridgeshire & Peterborough

The newly elected Mayor comments on his first week...

14-05-2021
As well as the spike (S) protein which binds to human cells, there are other transmembrane proteins including the M class and the viroporin envelope protein (E) ion channel.

By Dr Marc Rogers, Chief Scientific Officer at Metrion Biosciences; an Ion Channel focused CRO.

The global pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) remains prevalent and a key target for novel medicines drug discovery.

10-05-2021
John Gourd

 John Gourd, CEO, Cambridge Network

Becoming a trustee is a two-way street: you get to share your experience and expertise while developing yourself, your own network and your career.

28-04-2021
Boardroom cartoon: 'Change can be ruf'

By Katherine Wiid of Career Ambitions

Who could have predicted the course of events that we’ve seen over the past 12 months? Some might say Bill Gates, or even The Simpsons! A global pandemic was certainly not factored into my plans. Was it factored into yours? Or has the pandemic prompted an unexpected level of change...

26-04-2021

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