Archive of North West Business Insider
Issue - November 2014
In the November edition we reveal the SME 300, a run-down of the region’s best performing smaller businesses. There’s also an interview with Peel Ports’ Mark Whitworth and we profile Stark Brooks boss Sally Toumi.
I recently attended an event organised by the networking organisation Vistage, which brings together successful managing directors, chief executives and other business leaders. Part way through the morning, the host split the audience into pairs and said something to the effect of: “Tell your partner what you like about yourself.” You could have heard a pin drop. We don’t like talking about ourselves, but we should.
The Peel Group’s Liverpool2 project is set to transform the UK logistics sector, dramatically increasing the North West’s port capacity. Chris Maguire meets Mark Whitworth, the man tasked with delivering the £300m scheme.
The executive chairman of recruitment consultancy Stark Brooks shares her life-defining moments with Rupert Cornford.