Rochester Apprentice Encourages Others To Pursue Their Career Through An Amazon Apprenticeship

An apprentice from Rochester is calling on local people and his fellow colleagues to pursue the career they have always wanted by applying now for one of over 1,000 new full-time Amazon apprenticeships available. Recruitment has started for 25 different…

FOUR KENT COMPANIES IN FINAL FOR NATIONAL BUSINESS AWARD

The Rural Business Awards, supported by Amazon, is the only UK-wide programme dedicated to showcasing the success of rural businesses. Kent’s businesses prepare for first ever virtual national final in first ever virtual event. Four Kent businesses are preparing to…

Businesses Need To Be Creative With Solutions To Protect Staff Mental Wellbeing

With businesses across the county adjusting to the realities of lockdown, an employment law specialist with Kent legal firm Furley Page has called on employers to focus on the mental wellbeing of their staff.  In June 2020, the mental health charity, Mind, released figures showing that 60% of adults found that their mental health declined during the first national lockdown. With…

Supreme Court Ruling Offers Lifeline For Thousands Of Kent Businesses

A landmark ruling by the Supreme Court was handed down which  will present a lifeline to thousands of businesses affected by Covid-19 who will now be able to claim under their business interruption insurance policies for losses caused by the pandemic.   Business interruption insurance covers policyholders for loss of income during periods when activity cannot be…

Furley Page Starts New Year With Raft Of Senior Promotions

Leading south east law firm Furley Page has announced the promotion of seven talented lawyers, building on the firm’s strong performance in 2020.  Solicitors Rebecca Crane, Anna Joiner and Ross Rowland have been promoted from Associate to Senior Associate, while Rosie Eastwood, Sarah Woolnough, Jamie Bourne and Rupert Cox have all been made Associates.  Rebecca…