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  • Positive Prospects for Construction

    Posted on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 by Venn GroupNo comments

    2018 was a year of ups and downs for the Construction industry. In January, the industry took on the impact of the liquidation of Carillion, followed shortly after by the now infamous ‘Beast from the East’, which greatly hindered construction activity. However, Stan Murray-Hession, Director of our Construction and Engineering division, is confident of a positive 2019 for the sector:   The ...

  • Venn Group attends West London Business Forum

    Posted on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 by Venn GroupNo comments

    This morning, Venn Group consultants Tim Goggin and George Wade attended the West London Business Forum hosted by London Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Held at Brent Civic Centre, this included varied talks from professionals across local government, communications research and the LCCI themselves. Tim and George derived the following key insights from the event:   1.       More housing is ...

  • Our Charity of the Year 2019

    Posted on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 by Venn GroupNo comments

    We are thrilled to announce Shelter has been voted as Venn Group’s Charity of the Year 2019. About Shelter 135 families become homeless every day in Britain – that’s one family every 11 minutes. Shelter helps millions of people every year struggling with bad housing or homelessness through advice, support and legal services. How we will help There is great potential for us to utilise our ...

  • Simon Hardy Promotion

    Posted on Friday, January 18, 2019 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Congratulations to Simon Hardy, who has been promoted to Associate Director after 14 years at Venn Group. Simon, Robert Bowyer and Philip Hanna provided comment on this fantastic achievement.   “After joining Venn Group in late November 2004 on the Public Sector Finance team, I am pleased to announce his promotion to Associate Director. As a consultant he achieved a weekly billing of just ...

  • Positive Predictions for the Central & East Region

    Posted on Thursday, January 17, 2019 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Our Central & East office, based in thriving Milton Keynes, is witnessing enormous growth in some of the most rapidly developing industries, as well as challenges surfacing in other areas. Our Senior Manager, Mark Steff, provides his commentary on the prospects for 2019. In 2019 the Central & Eastern region of the UK will continue its rapid growth in the commercial sector, as more businesses ...

  • Venn Group attends LCCI Breakfast Club

    Posted on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Consultants from our Construction & Property Finance team, Hamish Harmer and Hannah Harward attended a Quarterly Breakfast Club hosted by London Chamber of Commerce and Industry. This included a key note address from Christopher Hayward, Chairman of the Planning and Transportation Committee for the City of London Corporation. They derived some key insights from the event:   There is ambition to ...

  • A Transformative 12 months for Healthcare

    Posted on Monday, January 14, 2019 by Venn GroupNo comments

    The healthcare sector is rarely out of the news, with the NHS being a topic of constant debate. Our Associate Directors, Adam Britton and Greg Jones, look at the changes on the horizon in 2019. As the NHS celebrated its 70th birthday last year, it received a much-needed cash boost in the Autumn Budget, with the Chancellor confirming that over the next 4 years £20billion will be injected into the ...

  • Growth in the North

    Posted on Thursday, January 10, 2019 by Venn GroupNo comments

    Following the industrial revolution, the north of England has proven to be a critical part of the overall economic growth of the UK. While London remains the central point for business in the country, the scale of growth of the North’s offering is on the rise. According to our Director for the North West and North East & Yorkshire, Ross Gilder: “There is a major push for the percentage of GDP ...

  • The Year of Data & Commercialisation

    Posted on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 by Venn GroupNo comments

    In a climate where technological breakthroughs are reported on a daily basis, it is no surprise that the sector holds great promise for 2019. Director of our Technology division, Tim Dixon, gives his thoughts on the specific developments we can expect in the following 12 months:   2018 saw most business leaders and hiring managers grappling either with the application of concepts like Big Data, ...

  • A Changing Workforce - Generation Z

    Posted on Thursday, January 3, 2019 by Maire GerrardNo comments

    In recent years, talk of so-called ‘millennials’ and their accompanying trends has been rife in the media.  However, there’s a new generation on the horizon of adulthood who are about to take our workforce by storm. They are imaginatively referred to as Generation Z; or ‘Gen Z’ for short. While the catchment of birth years that fall into Generation Z appear to differ, they tend to be considered ...