Greater Manchester Jobseeker’s claimant count rises again
Statistics indicate a rise in claims for Jobseeker’s Allowance in Greater Manchester despite a fall in unemployment
North West exports slump in second quarter
North West’s biggest export industries experience demand slump from key export partners
Manchester student starts up music video production company
“if they don’t want to employ me then I’ll go it alone and do what I want to do.”
Property Guardians: The emergence of a new model for renting accomodation
Low cost renting will become a greater concern once the cost of attending university increases next year; the likes of Ad Hoc offer considerable competition to Halls of Residence accommodation and university-operated rental services
Graduates sell their faces to pay off student debts
“after just under five months, they have raised over £27,000.”
Debate: Should the University Place exterior become an advertising space?
Oliver Taylor and Oliver Harman discuss whether Uni Place should be the start of Manchester’s version of Times Square, NY.
Christmas Market 2011 most popular ever
But is the Christmas Market a positive or negative force for local businesses?
Manchester design students launch charitable venture
“PiccoPrint represents an excellent example of students employing their skills learnt at university into business.”
The Manchester Beanie
The story of the Manchester students who made a success of selling Manchester emblazoned headwear
Clubs depend on students for both work and play
‘The importance of particularly student-festive periods can not be underestimated for clubs which experience business cycles so closely linked to the student calendar.’
Banking reforms to hit future graduates
Commission’s suggestions may increase the cost of borrowing.