Posts Tagged ‘Employment, jobs and careers’

Help inform our next regular recession report focussing on the impacts on business performance

posted by CRC | 24 September 2009 at 3:08 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

IFor our next regular recession report, we’re looking at the impact of recession on business performance. Our last business performance report in January found: an increasing deterioration of businesses across rural England heavy reliance of rural businesses on finance secured on mortgage lending, overdrafts and credit card borrowing high visibility of major retail closures in market towns In this second report on business performance we would like to…

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Drive to push investment to heart of rural England

posted by CRC | 10 September 2009 at 2:26 am | 1 comment | from the category: News

Rural and business leaders will be coming together at our ‘Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment’ summit tomorrow to examine the full impact of the recession on rural communities and explore ways of driving business investment right to the heart of rural England.

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Rural Economies Investment Summit – have you booked your place?

posted by CRC | 11 August 2009 at 5:38 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

With a month to go before our ‘Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment’ summit in Rugby on 11 September, speakers from national, regional and local levels are lined up to describe their experiences and plans for investing in businesses, employees, and places across the rural Midlands.

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Recession Impacts on the Economies and Communities of Rural England: Report 9

posted by CRC | 21 July 2009 at 9:32 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This is the 9th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the impacts of the credit crunch and recession on rural economies and communities. It covers the June 2009 period.

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Our latest recession report to the Secretary of State: Rural Labour Markets

posted by CRC | 22 June 2009 at 5:28 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

We’ve submitted the 7th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the rural impacts of the recession.

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Recession Impacts on the Economies and Communities of Rural England: Report 8

posted by CRC | 22 June 2009 at 5:17 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This is the 8th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the impacts of the credit crunch and recession on rural economies and communities. It covers the May 2009 period.

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Recession Impacts on the Economies and Communities of Rural England: Report 7

posted by CRC | 29 April 2009 at 12:25 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This is the 7th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the impacts of the credit crunch and recession on rural economies and communities. It covers the April 2009 period.

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CCH Annual Rural Business Conference 2009

posted by CRC | 22 April 2009 at 11:22 am | Comments Off | from the category: Events

How can rural communities and firms harness their assets to weather the recession? We’re partnering with CCH for this conference focusing on the new opportunities for rural England and how to capitalise on them.

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Our latest recession report to the Secretary of State: Rural housing

posted by CRC | 31 March 2009 at 8:47 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

We’ve submitted the 5th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the rural impacts of the recession. Our briefings help inform his contribution to the National Economic Council, which meets weekly to consider impacts of the recession and recovery measures.

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Join our Rural Economies team and help us represent rural businesses and communities

posted by CRC | 30 March 2009 at 7:28 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

We’re looking for a Research Assistant to help support our Rural Economies team. Approachable, analytical and keen, you’ll assist with individual projects and studies

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Recession Impacts on the Economies and Communities of Rural England: Report 6

posted by CRC | 27 March 2009 at 1:40 am | Comments Off | from the category: Planning and Housing in Rural Areas

This is the 6th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the impacts of the credit crunch and recession on rural economies and communities. It covers the March 2009 period.

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How is the recession affecting financial inclusion? Contribute to our next recession report

posted by CRC | 11 March 2009 at 3:36 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

We want you to contribute to our next regular report to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the effects of the recession on rural businesses, employment and households. Our reports help enable the rural voice and rural needs to be put to the National Economic Council.

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Investment

posted by CRC | 5 March 2009 at 12:29 pm | Comments Off | from the category: Events

This joint summit with Advantage West Midlands and EMDA is focusing on how investment can be encouraged to help drive stronger rural economies.

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It’s down to business as Alcester hosts first West Midlands Rural Experience visit

posted by CRC | 5 March 2009 at 5:13 am | Comments Off | from the category: News

Our 2nd Rural Experience visit is highlighting the issues facing rural communities in the current recession. Led by David Frost of the British Chambers of Commerce, the visit will involve leading national and regional figures from Government, enterprise agencies and rural affairs.

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Press Release – ‘It’s down to business as Alcester hosts first West Midlands Rural Experience visit’

posted by CRC | 5 March 2009 at 4:31 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

Press release to accompany the first West Midlands Rural Experience visit, focusing on the impact of the recession on rural areas.

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Our latest recession report to the Secretary of State: Employment and the rural labour market

posted by CRC | 27 February 2009 at 12:27 pm | 1 comment | from the category: News

We’ve submitted the 4th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the rural impacts of the recession. Our briefings help inform his contribution to the National Economic Council, which meets weekly to consider impacts of the recession and recovery measures.

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Recession Impacts on the Economies and Communities of Rural England: Report 5

posted by CRC | 27 February 2009 at 11:32 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This is the 5th of our regular reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the impacts of the credit crunch and recession on rural economies and communities. It covers the February 2009 period.

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The Rural Experience: Rural Businesses and the Recesssion

posted by CRC | 24 February 2009 at 4:22 am | Comments Off | from the category: Events

This Rural Experience visit is focusing on how the current downturn in the economy has affected rural businesses, and some of the challenges they face

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Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Innovation – Presentations

posted by CRC | 10 February 2009 at 9:42 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This document includes all the presentations from our recent Releasing the Potential of Rural Economies: Innovation summit.

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Working in 21st Century Rural England: A Scoping Study

posted by CRC | 10 February 2009 at 3:46 am | Comments Off | from the category: Documents

This scoping study was commissioned to inform our Working in 21st Century Rural England project ,and to help identify the rural groups that find it most difficult to move into, remain and progress in employment and describe and to evaluate their current pathways into work.

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