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October/November 2017

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From Greater Manchester and beyond.



18 features Building a stronger brand 4 Page feature on Finance experts Together. Interviews and business focus on the successful Cheadle Royal business. RRG Group celebrate 50 years Focus on 50 years of growth for one of the region’s largest dealer groups.

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Family furniture + the leadership of change Review of K-Club’s recent breakfast networking event.

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24 debt recovery 7 tips to get your invoices paid.


debt management Britain’s growing debt problem: What can be done?

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Personal branding explained.

31 leadership


32 wellbeing


33 diary dates

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The value of Human Resource Outsourcing.

Are friends bad for you?

List of business networking events.


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GM Business Connect Oct.Nov 2017  

October/November Edition of Greater Manchester's fastest growing B2B Magazine

GM Business Connect Oct.Nov 2017  

October/November Edition of Greater Manchester's fastest growing B2B Magazine