Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Stepping Stones: Get up to £3,000 for training when recruiting a Graduate

The University of Liverpool in partnership with the Liverpool City Region LEP is committed to supporting the local economy and is currently offering a training support package of up to £3,000 to local businesses recruiting graduates or students. Whilst you are still liable for their wages, the training allowance will help the successful candidate develop any specific skills that would directly benefit your business.

Graduate of the Month - Chanel, a University of Liverpool English Graduate with Marketing experience

Every month we’ll be highlighting examples of some of the many quality graduates looking for work in the Merseyside region. With a wide range of transferable skills and specialist knowledge, they can add value to any business. This month we profile Chanel, an ambitious University of Liverpool English and Language graduate with proven marketing experience and creative skills. 

Sefton Economic Forum Review

A big thank you to everybody who attended the Sefton Economic Forum last month at the Ramada Plaza Hotel in Southport and to InvestSefton for organising such a successful event. 

With a focus on innovation and growing your business to succeed in a competitive market, the event was a great opportunity to network and hear about the business support services available from the University of Liverpool, InvestSefton and the Liverpool City Regional LEP.

Regional Networking Events (November/December)

Right everybody, time to get your diaries out and your business cards ready! Here's a selection of network events across Merseyside. We’re regularly out meeting businesses face to face, why not come and speak to us at one of the network events that we're attending: