It Pays to be Green: Part 2

In the second in her two-part series, Dayna gives us the lowdown on sustainability strategies and how SMEs can benefit from adopting eco-friendly business practices. Businesses play an important role in driving positive change towards a sustainable future. However, the energy that the UK uses to heat and power our non-domestic buildings is responsible for … Continue reading It Pays to be Green: Part 2

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It Pays to be Green: Part 1

In this two-part series, Dayna gives us the lowdown on sustainability strategies and how SMEs can benefit from adopting eco-friendly business practices. It is estimated that the English commercial and industrial sectors generated a staggering 32.2 million tonnes of waste in 2016 and households similarly racked up a total of 22.8 million tonnes in the … Continue reading It Pays to be Green: Part 1

How I used my assessment day experience in the Student Law Office

I am a fourth year law student, undertaking the MLaw degree at Northumbria Law School. During my first three years, I had not experienced a training contract assessment day. However, I had heard many a fourth year student in the library speaking of the daunting tasks that they had to fulfill during this grueling day-long … Continue reading How I used my assessment day experience in the Student Law Office

SLO & EBM students overcome the “Beast from the East” to collaborate once more

If you cast your mind back to October last year, you’ll remember that our SLO business and commercial firm students travelled to the Northern Design Centre for the first of our collaborations with EBM students creating their own businesses. I’m back with the sequel – our second collaboration took place this month! There were many … Continue reading SLO & EBM students overcome the “Beast from the East” to collaborate once more

Are you ready for the General Data Protection Regulation?

74 days to go... 74 days until the new General Data Protection Regulation comes into force, businesses around Europe are beginning to speculate what this will mean for them and evaluating how they will need to begin to mould and adapt to the new changes in the law. Knowing how your organisation will be affected … Continue reading Are you ready for the General Data Protection Regulation?