Navigating the Digital Storm: The Importance of Cybersecurity in Safeguarding Your Business

In a world where technology underpins every aspect of business operations of all sizes, the threat of cyber-attacks looms larger than ever. For business owners, CEOs, managers and professionals across all fields, creating a secure and reliable defence against such threats is so much more than simply ‘necessary’ – it’s imperative. The North West is […]

Make your Business Prosper this New Year

As the New Year approaches, it’s a time to sit back and asses our success and start to set goals for the year ahead. As well as doing this on a personal level, it is also an amazing opportunity to reassess your business’s year too and plan for a prosperous new year. This blog post […]

Investing in Workforce Development: The Unmatched Value of Training Needs Analysis

An opinion piece by Ashley Alderson, Commercial Manager at North West Business Training. In the fast-paced world of business, pausing for reflection and analysis can often seem like a luxury we can’t afford at the moment. Yet, as the saying goes, “failure to plan is planning to fail.” This wisdom holds particularly true when it […]

Investing in Green Skills: The Pathway to Lower Emissions and Long-Term Savings

In today’s world, sustainability is no longer a buzzword but a necessity. Businesses are recognising the urgency of transitioning to greener, more sustainable practices, to satisfy both customers and employees alike. With this shift, a new demand for green skills is emerging. Why Invest in Green Skills? Investing in green skills is a strategic move […]

Burnley Business Week: FREE Sessions to Nurture Mind, Body and Business

Business leaders from East Lancashire are set to shape up their businesses and brains this week. A series of free events offer a diverse range of workshops, seminars and consultations – all free of charge to the local business community. A Week of Learning and Networking Now in its 11th year, Burnley Business Week takes place from […]

Why Every Business Needs Mental Health Training in the Workplace

When we think about occupational health and safety in the workplace, we often overlook mental health. However, with 1 in 4 people experiencing a mental health condition at some point in their life, ignoring the issue is no longer an option. Mental health training is not just a nice-to-have perk; it’s become an essential part […]