93 episodes

The official podcast of the Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce, getting to the heart of key topics affecting West Midlands businesses.

Chamber Podcast Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce

    • Business

The official podcast of the Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce, getting to the heart of key topics affecting West Midlands businesses.

    Daniel Aston, Access Bookings

    Daniel Aston, Access Bookings

    Daniel Aston on his rapid career rise at Access Bookings and being crowned Young Professional of the Year 2020 at the Sutton Coldfield, Lichfield and Tamworth Chamber of Commerce annual dinner and awards.

    • 26 min
    How do SMEs win work on major projects?

    How do SMEs win work on major projects?

    EiB Group chief executive Scott Brown joins Chamber chief executive Paul Faulkner to provide an insight into the process of bidding for work on major projects such as HS2 and the Commonwealth Games. 

    • 22 min
    Mind the Gap: Coronavirus business support explained

    Mind the Gap: Coronavirus business support explained

    The Chamber's director of policy Henrietta Brealey and press and PR manager Dan Harrison discuss the coronavirus support available to businesses - and some of the gaps that still need addressing.

    • 16 min
    Maintaining trust in a virtual workspace

    Maintaining trust in a virtual workspace

    With organisations responding to the Covid-19 pandemic and the Government mandating home working where possible, the number of people working from home has rapidly increased - many for the first time. 
    As a result, many companies are finding it challenging to manage their workforce. 
    During this episode, Chamber press and PR assistant Jess Brookes chats to Jo Rix from Curium Solutions and Mark Saunders from Birmingham Business School, on how to maintain trust in a virtual workplace, and how businesses can get the best out of their teams during this time. 

    • 12 min
    How can stress disrupt our performance at work?

    How can stress disrupt our performance at work?

    Ex-Royal Marines and founders of Find Your Edge Coaching, Ben Williams and Antony Thompson, join Lisa Powney from Curium Solutions to discuss the impact of stress on work performance - and how leaders can support staff by building a resilient organisational culture. 

    • 33 min
    Unlocking the potential of our plastic brains

    Unlocking the potential of our plastic brains

    In the third instalment of the Growth Through People 2020 podcast mini-series, press and PR assistant at the Chamber, Jess Brookes, talks to Professor Gina Rippon about plastic brains. 
    This podcast will focus on The Potential of our Plastic Brains, discussing, in particular, Gina's insights on unlocking potential, the idea of the gendered brain and the significance of brain plasticity in the workplace.
    You can listen to the podcast below. Find us on iTunes (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/chamber-podcast/id1330582595?mt=2) or audioboom (https://audioboom.com/channels/4940074) , Spotify (https://open.spotify.com/show/2sSyUGD801LG3JxX5Z9Zay) , Deezer (https://www.deezer.com/en/show/59722) and Google Podcasts (https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hdWRpb2Jvb20uY29tL2NoYW5uZWxzLzQ5NDAwNzQucnNz) to gain access to more episodes.

    • 11 min

Top Podcasts In Business

Listeners Also Subscribed To