We need young people who are employable at 16

The British Chambers of Commerce have impressed upon the government to ensure that the current apprenticeship frameworks are fit for purpose for small and medium sized businesses (SME). According to a statistical analysis of business in the UK conducted...

How your recruitment strategy might be destroying your competitive advantage

I have heard from many of my friends how difficult they are finding it to engage with companies with job vacancies. Many organisations (particularly in the public sector) don't even acknowledge applications and fail to provide feedback. Obviously, I support...

BMA report warns that doctors under pressure and patients at risk due to gaps...

There are too few doctors on hospital shifts and those that are on duty are either taking on the work of more than one doctor or are inexperienced and without more senior support. These are the findings of a report...

The problem with business support

Paul considers himself a ‘son of Birmingham’, spending his early years in the inner city areas of Bordesley Green and taking on his first job as working in the Birmingham markets. Paul now sits on 5 charitable boards, owns shares,...

Meet Paul Cadman Our Business Columnist

Paul considers himself a ‘son of Birmingham’, spending his early years in the inner city areas of Bordesley Green and taking on his first job as working in the Birmingham markets. Paul’s early school days were made more challenging due...

Horeseshoe Bar & Grill Relaunch

Popular local pub ‘The Horseshoe Bar' have relaunched under new management and will be known as The Horseshoe Bar & Grill!  With a freshly refurbed pub section,  the restaurant on Stratford Road will know be riding the Desi wave...

Birmingham Uncorked!

PR supremo and food blogger Anita Champaneri brings her blog Ms Delicious PR and all things food to The Asian Today, bringing all the news from hot restaurants to cool bars and everything in between. www.msdeliciouspr.blogspot.com I am absolutely delighted to...

The Indian Brewery is getting bigger, bolder and better

The Indian Brewery is getting bigger, bolder and better. The team have been busy expanding into the archway next door and will be ready to serve you all up some refreshing home-brews with your favourite mixed grills in a much bigger and brighter...

Sabai Sabai’s fourth venue opens in city centre

Sabai Sabai fans are enjoying the Thai-rific news that the independent restaurant group has opened a fourth venue in Birmingham. This time the family owned business isn't heading for another suburb of Birmingham but has found a great building a...

A Christmas Wish – Egg Freezing the Myths

With the run up to Christmas, the topic of infertility is bound to creep up for those women who are struggling to convenience. The topic, still shrouded in myths and stigma, makes it difficult for women to come forward...