Chamber News

How are businesses Recruiting and Retaining their workforce in the Sheffield City Region?

23 May in Chamber News

The proportion of firms reporting recruitment difficulties remains close to a record high, which is undermining their productivity and growth according to an ongoing business survey conducted by the Sheffield City Region Chambers of Commerce and funded by the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). As employers everywhere...

Solid Economic Growth forecast but Industrial Strategy could fail to deliver

05 May in Business News, Chamber News

Sheffield City Region firms continued to show growth in both domestic and export markets since the New Year and increase investment in plant, people and training, according to a recent economic survey. Yet most remain to be convinced that the Government’s proposed Industrial Strategy can...

Steel giant to create 300 jobs and make multimillion-pound investments

02 May in Chamber News, Member News

Liberty House is to generate 300 jobs and make multimillion-pound investments to secure the future of five plants. This follows this announcement of the finalised £100 million Liberty House deal to acquire the Speciality Steels division of Tata Steel UK. The news protects the 1,700 jobs of...