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Come on in, the desk surfing’s lovely

“Ride the business waves with us,” is the invitation from co-working venue The Guild in Abbey Street, Carlisle. Find out more...

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Women in Industry: Inspiring the next generation

Career management group, Inspira, offer help and advice on how women in Cumbria can drive industry and be positive role models to others.

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Manchester Airport photography competition

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Help to Buy options demystified

Cartmell Shepherd’s property legal expert Linsey Hayes takes you through the pros and cons of the various Help to Buy options.

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Steve has turned his passion for physiotherapy into a thriving business

Steve Mills set up his own business after graduating from the University of Cumbria.


How Clearing can put you on the path to your future career

As thousands of students across Cumbria prepare to start at university this autumn, many more are still considering their options.

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“There is a place for every student at Furness College”

Principal and Chief Executive Andrew Wren explains the options on offer for students after their GCSEs.

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Graduates Hannah and Anna give their top clearing tips

University of Cumbria Student Union’s officers Hannah Price and Anna Fletcher – both teaching graduates – are passing on their top tips for starting university.


Go behind the scenes at Brimstone

Brimstone Hosts Andrea Thompson and Jake Brass explain how a dedicated team make an unforgettable experience for guests on the Langdale Estate.

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National Parks Week 2017

To celebrate National Parks Week 2017, Associated British Ports’ Carl Bevan shares his love of The Lake District.

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Can property companies have good workplace culture?

Michael Pemberton, CEO at Britain’s Energy Coast, explains how the company builds values and behaviours into its recruitment process.

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Run, Rachel, Run: One woman’s pledge to step away from the spreadsheet

Rachel Suddart from Words by Rachel has discovered the benefits of running in Cumbria.

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Luke has caught the cycling bug in Cumbria

Luke has fallen in love with cycling after relocating to Cumbria almost 13 years ago.

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Apprenticeships boost business at Burlington Stone

The prestigious stone manufacturer is using apprenticeships and further training to enhance production at its site in Kirkby-in-Furness.

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Staff are celebrated at Castle Green Hotel

Marketing Manager Liz Duncan explains how Castle Green Hotel strives to give employees – as well as guests – an unforgettable experience in Cumbria.

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Find the right degree on your doorstep in Cumbria

Step into your chosen career with a Furness College university-accredited higher education qualification.

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Your guide to Keswick Mountain Festival 2017 from Cumbria Live

The Lake District's biggest celebration of the great outdoors is set to kick off the 2017 summer festival season in style.

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What’s on in Cumbria this summer?

Find culture, high-class cuisine and beloved characters in Cumbria with Lakes Culture.

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Cumbria – a great place to do business

Rachel Suddart from Words by Rachel celebrates five years in self-employment.

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Out and about in Cumbria: Seas, trees and an accidental ferry ride

Looking for things to do in Cumbria? Rachel Suddart dotted around the county this April and enjoyed lots of indoor and outdoor action.

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Change their summer with NCS

Jodie Mather, 18, who provides Business and Contract Support at Inspira, explains how a summer with NCS North West kick-started her career.