The head of the civil service, Sir Bob Kerslake, has called upon the people of south west England to nominate their friends, colleagues, relatives or sports and community leaders for an honour. His statement comes alongside reports that only 7.8% of New Year Honours went to people in the South West region this year, down…

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The hunt for the most innovative initiatives and deserving individuals in the local authorities and pensions investment sector is almost over. If you haven’t already entered the LGC Investment Awards, it’s not too late. To be in with a chance of winning one of these prestigious awards, you must complete your entries by 19th September…

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For no less than 25 years the RAD Awards have picked out the very best recruitment campaigns. Just about every aspect of recruitment communications is covered by a long list of categories. From best employer through social media to best campaign – they’ve got them all.    If you are in recruitment, in either an…

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The Honours system gives us all the ability to praise and highlight those individuals who have gone above and beyond the call of duty. If we reflect on our schooldays there is normally at least one teacher, the memory of whom is more prominent than the rest.    Given that the doors of our schools…

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2014 marks the 17th anniversary of the inaugural Rail Business Awards. Established only five years after the landmark 1993 British Coal and British Rail (Transfer Proposals) Act, The Rail Business Awards are as old as the privatised system itself.    Open to any company that performs business within the UK rail industry, the Rail Business…

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The PPA Customer Direct Awards provide a unique opportunity for the UK’s leading subscriptions and direct marketing professionals, working within magazine media, to gain recognition for their outstanding work. They are on the hunt for marketing teams that are engaging and growing audiences across print and digital platforms. The awards ceremony takes place alongside the…

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The highly prized Digital Magazine Awards are now accepting entries for 2014. If you want to grow your readership and differentiate your publication from the hundreds of others on offer, this is an opportunity you simply cannot afford to miss. The awards are now entering their fourth year of operation, so we can expect this…

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