DECISION -

ISSUE 72

 

Publishing date October 2018

 

To include:

THE MANUFACTURER’S YEARBOOK

 

The worldclass attributes of manufacturers based in the south of England, and their take on technology, globalisation, the supply chain, customer expectation, and the availability of the skillsets required now and in the future. The report, which will include financial data on every manufacturer filing a P&L account, is commissioned by Dynamics Consultants (ERP specialists), Graham Watt & Co (patent design and trade mark attorneys), Knill James (business advisers and chartered accountants)

 

 

 

THE SOUTH’S MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANIES

 

The businesses which are setting new benchmarks, not just in terms of technology, product/service offering, but in setting benchmark standards, service delivery, human capital management, working practices, sustainability, market reach. Report commissioned by Alliotts, chartered accountants and business advisers, and Barlow Robbins solicitors.

 

 

COMPLETELY ON BOARD

 

The bottom-line of employee engagement is that people are motivated to give of their best each day, understand and are committed to the company's goals.  Statistics show that staff who have that engagement are 20% more productive and 87% less likely to look for a job elsewhere. So how can employee engagement be achieved - and sustained? Report commissioned by Nexus Training, the learning and development company.

 

 

 

GOING FORWARD

 

In a series of interviews with KPMG Enterprise, ambitious owner-managers consider how to prepare their busin-esses for what happens next.

 

 

 

SPIRIT OF INDEPENDENCE

 

Owner-managed businesses whose passion for what they do gives them a defining edge in their particular market sectors.  Report commissioned by Mazars, the global audit, accounting and consulting group.