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Latest Episodes

The GM Local Skills Improvement Plan - Episode 12: Build a new relationship...with your local college
March 05, 2024

In this podcast, we're joined by Rebecca Durber, NW Area Director & Senior Policy Lead for Skills Reform at the Association of Colleges (AOC). Rebecca speaks to us off the back of the latest AOC campaign, Colleges Week 2024, where colleges across

Manchester: A Destination for Business 2024
February 20, 2024

We've teamed up with Manchester Central to host a panel discussion on collaboration, vision & ambitions for growth for Manchester.Joining us on the panel: Chris FletcherShaun HindsLou Cordwell OBEHolly MooreJames Montrose

In Conversation With: Pam Shanker
February 14, 2024

In this episode, we get to know Pam Shanker. Pam is an Award Winning Transformational Life and Business Coach, Founder of The Universe Caf and Award Winning Property Investor.Get in touch with Pam here:PamShankerCoachinghttps://www.facebook.com/pr

The GM Local Skills Improvement Plan - Episode 11: Trafford and Stockport College Group - 'Leading' the way
January 22, 2024

In this podcast, the GM LSIP team talks to Tracey Wood, Assistant Principal Adult Skills and Employer Engagement at The Trafford and Stockport College Group, about the new 'Leading with Confidence' courses created to bridge skills gaps highlighted

The GM Local Skills Improvement Plan - Episode 10: What do you get when you combine an LSIP with an LSIF?
January 08, 2024

Just before Christmas, we brought together Chris Fletcher, GM Chamber Policy Director & GM LSIP Contract Director, and Richard Caulfield, Senior Policy Manager at the Greater Manchester Colleges Group, to talk about the LSIP (Local Skills Improvement

The GM Local Skills Improvement Plan - Episode 9: Employee Training Trends in Greater Manchester
October 04, 2023

Chamber researchers, Toluwanimi Ojutiku and Subrah Krishnan-Harihara, discuss the findings from our research for the Local Skills Improvement Plan that relate to employee training. Tolu talks about employee training trends across Greater Manchester and t

The GM Local Skills Improvement Plan - Episode 8: The Quarterly Economic Survey and the LSIP
September 27, 2023

In this week's podcast, Chamber Deputy Director of Research, Subrah Krishnan-Harihara, talks about some of the findings from our regular business survey - the Quarterly Economic Survey (QES).The QES has been running for 35 years this year, and is a b

The GM Local Skills Improvement Plan - Episode 7: Skills and Labour Productivity
September 19, 2023

The Local Skills Improvement Plan team at Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce focus on productivity in the latest episode of our podcast.Chamber researchers Subrah (Deputy Director of Research) and Aadya (Research Intern) discuss the 'productivity

The GM Local Skills Improvement Plan - Episode 6: Training vs Recruiting
September 06, 2023

In the latest podcast from the Chamber's GM Local Skills Improvement Plan (LSIP) team, Samantha and Subrah discuss the benefits of employee training.Research conducted when producing the GM LSIP shows that only 60% of businesses provide some sort of

Keeping you up to speed on the GM Local Skills Improvement Plan - Episode 5
August 23, 2023

The latest podcast from the Chamber's Local Skills Improvement Plan (LSIP) team features Chris Fletcher, Policy Director at the Chamber and Contract Director for the the GM LSIP.Chris talks about the approval of the GM LSIP by the Department for Educ