Cumbria Future Leaders Steering committee

CFL Steering Committee Meeting

Last week young people at different stages of their leadership journey (school, sixth form, university and in-work) came together as the steering group for Cumbria Future Leaders, to agree terms of reference and help shape how this ground-breaking initiative will create and co-ordinate leadership opportunities for young people aged 16-25.  They include representatives from Dream Placement Alumni, Allerdale Youth Council, …

International Women and Girls in Science Day – Inspiration

There were many inspiring updates today about women who have made a difference in the field of science – both in application and research. There is a great pool of inspiration right here in Cumbria. Today we thought we’d look around the world and share this article from the part of the United Nations that champions women globally – UN …

BEC Business Cluster Networking Advice Parts 4 – 6

Here are some more wise words about networking from our friends at BEC Business Cluster. In this final round up of top 10 networking tips the team encourage us all to take a deep breath, smile and look forward to face-to-face rather than online communication. See below for the first part of their advice, and follow them on social channels …

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BEC Business Cluster Networking Advice Parts 4 – 6

Here are some more wise words about networking from our friends at BEC Business Cluster. Networking can either be a bit overwhelming, or a fun and important way to develop your skills, make important connections and open doors. See below for the first part of their advice, and follow them on social channels for more: BECBC Facebook https://twitter.com/becbc BECBC Instagram …

Networking Tips BECBC Britains energy coast business cluster

BECBC Networking Advice Parts 1-3

Here are some wise words about networking from our friends at BEC Business Cluster. Networking can either be a bit overwhelming, or a fun and important way to develop your skills, make important connections and open doors. See below for the first part of their advice, and follow them on social channels for more: BECBC Facebook https://twitter.com/becbc BECBC Instagram Here’s …

Copeland Skills Fair

Copeland MP, Trudy Harrison is holding a skills fair to help support our area’s young people as they begin to prepare for their future and to present the excellent opportunities that are available in West Cumbria. Lots of businesses and organisations there to chat and discuss future opportunities. Friday 24th January from 3 – 7pm in Solway Hall, Whitehaven BEC …