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How to beat the robots – 10 key skills for the future

While automated systems are set to replace humans in many roles, emerging technologies will also open up new possibilities and create demand for new skills. So how can we beat the robots in the jobs market – and what can we do to prepare? According to the...

What tech firms can learn from the Finns

Online gaming has become one of the world’s most lucrative industries and a blockbuster title can generate billions on the back of modest development costs. Within this highly competitive sector, one nation has enjoyed extraordinary success. Finnish companies are...

Figures reveal North West’s new insolvency hotspots

New figures from the government’s Insolvency Service have revealed the changing map of personal finances in the North West. An analysis of the figures by the UK insolvency trade body R3 shows that, as the total number of personal insolvencies in the region has fallen...

North West outstrips London as business numbers grow at record levels

The overall number of business in the North West has been growing at record levels during 2016, according to new research by the UK insolvency trade body R3. The figures show that there are now 20,500 additional active companies in the region than in December – an...

Overseas buyers snap up UK property as pound falls

With the plunge in the value of sterling in the wake of the Brexit vote, overseas buyers have been taking the opportunity to snap up UK property and make a saving of around 12%. Manchester-based Benoit Properties International says there has been a surge in...

Cleantech – why the revolution is about to begin

‘It will never catch on.’ From the advent of the railways, every major technology breakthrough has attracted its fair share of cynics and cleantech is no different. However, the Paris climate change summit may have provided the impetus it needs to take off. Although...