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Measurable employee empowerment

Medical device, healthcare, life sciences

It is often said that investment in training helps with employee empowerment, autonomous decision making and, ultimately, productivity. Medical device manufacturer Owen Mumford has put a measure on this in more ways than one through its investment in metrology training.

R&D tax claim detected

Posted on 19 Jun 2013 by

TM looks at how Mineseeker Operations reclaimed over £125,000 in R&D taxes with the help of Wolverhampton-based tax specialist R&D Tax Claims. (Advertisement feature)

The allure of annualised hours

Bloodhound mechanics in action
Posted on 17 Jun 2013 by

Annualised hours have come back into fashion somewhat, with the flexibility of the system becoming attractive to companies again. And its not just seasonal business that are seeing the benefits.

Sense and Sensitivity

Pai Skincare range

Making something from nothing is hard work, especially when you set up a manufacturing business in the UK, from scratch, with no engineering or production knowledge. Sarah Brown, CEO of organic skin care manufacturer Pai Skincare, tells Jane Gray how she did it.