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Julie Meyer
David Pollock
Laura Tenison
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Charlie Mullins
Tony Caldeira
Debbie Pierce
Steve Purdham
Jeremy Roberts
Michael Oliver
Richard O'Sullivan

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Greater Manchester's ten local authorities have launched a joint strategy designed to ensure the city-region is "self-sustaining" by 2020.

Projects that lead to job creation and regeneration in Greater Manchester are set to benefit from a £25 million Government fund.

Companies across Greater Manchester have until 5pm on 9 December to submit their entries for the new Greater Manchester Green Business Award.

We are dealing with one of the most serious economic crises of all time, according to Lord Heseltine.

The eight remaining positions on the Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership (GM LEP) board have been confirmed.

Mike Blackburn will head-up the Greater Manchester Local Enterprise Partnership (GM LEP) when it launches on 1 April.

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  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

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Reputation is everything when it comes to running a successful business, according to Sacha Lord-Marchionne and Sam Kandel, founders of the Warehouse Project (WHP), a series of club nights featuring DJs from all over the world, which was launched back in 2006.

After travelling the world in a corporate role, Mike Wheeler decided that he had had enough of living out of a suitcase and so got a job running a small family business.