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Staff turnover ticks up as UK businesses struggle with skills gaps

NewsNews & resources Four in ten companies are finding it more difficult to hold onto staff Six in ten employers struggling to recruit the right people A third of firms say skills gap is hampering their growth Four in ten UK businesses are

March 5, 2018 0 comments

Tackling London’s housing shortage demands greater pragmatism, honesty and creativity from all sides

Blog Craig McWilliam, CEO, Grosvenor Britain & Ireland The capital’s response to its housing crisis will only be successful with bold public sector leadership led by vision and an honest depiction of the trade-offs and difficult decisions inherent in urban development.

February 15, 2018 0 comments

Business, students and politicians defend international students at ‘stand up and don’t be counted’ rally

NewsNews & resources   Business, politicians, universities, colleges and students are standing up and demanding that international students are not counted in the government’s net migration target. Influential figures including Vince Cable, MP for Twickenham and Leader of Liberal Democrats, Tulip Siddiq, MP

February 13, 2018 0 comments

Mayor backs key London First priorities at business group meeting

News & resources This week, we met with Sadiq Khan along with other London business groups. The Mayor fully shares business’ concerns about the uncertainty that Brexit poses to the capital’s competitiveness, and encouraged business to continue to make the case for clarity

February 8, 2018 0 comments

Estate Regeneration and ‘First Dibs’ for Londoners – has Mayor made the right call?

Blog Jonathan Seager – Executive Director, Policy Estate regeneration across London is not without controversy and recent events in both Haringey and Southwark have highlighted some of the challenges when working on complex schemes with multiple stakeholders, including residents and leaseholders.

February 8, 2018 0 comments

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