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    Silverburn’s Pop-Up Business School

    As part of Retail Matters Week, Silverburn Glasgow were proud to host their very own pop-up business school! The course provided local people with a 5 day crash course in how to set up a business from finances, marketing and legal matters. The course also gave the participants the confidence and motivation to go out

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    Landsec Construction Academy: Chantal’s story

    A stronger workforce means better business. Although unemployment is at an 11-year low, there will be many unfilled vacancies in construction by 2018. This is a serious issue for our industry: without the right people in the right roles developments may be delayed, construction prices could rise, and business will slow. Yet there are people

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    Able, Capable, Employed project from Groundwork London

    Led by Groundwork London, the ACE (Able, Capable, Employed) project supports Londoners living with disabilities and long-term health conditions to return to the workforce.  In the UK in 2016, less than 50% of people aged 16-64 and living with a disability were in work, compared with over 80% able bodied. We aim to bridge this gap by offering tailored one

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    Gill Buchanan at Swan Walk – Retail and Me

    Gill Buchanan JLL Centre Manager Swan Walk, Horsham Like my hundreds of shopping centre manager colleagues around the country my title often belies what I really do all day! Shopping centres and all managed shopping destinations are so much more than just retail properties and offer the most diverse opportunities to learn and grow. It

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    Gameshow Night at Hammerson – it was riotous!

    A huge thank you to everyone who came to the Retail Matters Gameshow Night, kindly hosted by Hammerson. Congratulations to Ellandi’s team who won on the evening!

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    Walthamstow children take over the mall!

    Pupils from South Grove Primary School in Walthamstow have spent the day running The Mall, Walthamstow yesterday. The pupils, aged between 7 and 10 years old, were taking part in Children’s Takeover Day – a national initiative to give children a valuable insight into the world of work. The scheme, which is backed by the

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