Skanska plc is engaged in a £150 million contract to create new Ministry of Defence intelligence facilities at RAF Wyton in Cambridgeshire. The project is known as PRIDE (Wyton) (Programme to Rationalise and Integrate the DIS Estate) and the new secure facility will house a range of MoD...
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Succession planning and developing management talent to sustain and grow the business is the challenge facing nuclear decommissioning and waste management specialist NSG Environmental Ltd, and it has benefited from support provided by Acorn Coaching and Development.
Environmental compliance specialist Lexia Solutions Group has enlisted the support of Acorn. A UK leader in environmental compliance and risk management for public and private clients across the construction sector, Lexia grew out of the provision of specialist services for dealing with asbestos.
Operating in highly regulated sectors, GSK senior site managers balance many tough management issues
GSK is also a very highly scrutinised business, balancing the often conflicting needs of many stakeholders in a very public way. As well as producing a profit for shareholders, senior staff have to consider very high profile environmental, welfare and political issues.
LBM is one of the fastest-growing marketing services operations in the UK. The company offers a wide range of products and services including prospect data, marketing strategy, and comprehensive direct marketing programmes. UK clients include O2 and Canon. The company employs around 2,000 staff...
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