Archive of North West Business Insider
Issue - July 2015
Who pulls the strings in the North West? Insider reveals its latest Power 100 list alongside interviews with Michael Straughan of Bentley Motors and Peter Bibby and Neil Richardson from Garic. Plus there’s a special report on the PR industry, findings of the ‘What Next’ survey and a review of the construction sector.
A lot of people who know me will be aware that I love cricket. England have just beaten World Cup runners-up New Zealand in a five-match one-day series by playing a brand of attacking, fearless cricket not seen for many a year.
Bentley Motors is cruising under the wing of Volkswagen but there's work to do on skills and the supply chain.
Cranes are back on the horizon and the days of chasing work for tiny margins are over. But with a widening skills gap, Chris Maguire finds out if it's sustainable.