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The Staying Connected Series: 2 – The power of connecting business sectors

Posted by Will Lewis

Posted 1 March, 2021 After Work, OBI BLOG, Uncategorised

The ability to stay connected in numerous senses has dramatically changed over the past eleven months due to government restrictions and multiple lockdowns. Though staying home protects everyone’s p...

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The Staying Connected Series: 1 – The power of workplace connections

Posted by Kate Demmerling

Posted 24 February, 2021 After Work, OBI BLOG, Uncategorised

The ability to stay connected in numerous senses has dramatically changed over the past eleven months due to government restrictions and multiple lockdowns. Although staying home protects everyone’s...

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Manchester’s craft beer creators

Posted by Kaleigh Watterson

Posted 20 September, 2016 After Work

Not too long ago, beer in Manchester was dominated by traditional, long-established family breweries such as JW Lees and Robinson’s. They’re still going strong, and are responsible for some fine h...

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A love letter to…rice’n’three

Posted by Neil Tague

Posted 14 June, 2016 After Work

A lot has been written in recent times about Manchester’s quest for a Michelin-starred restaurant. Who cares? They can keep their stars. And if it didn’t mean that the places would get packed out ...

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40 by 40 – inside Manchester’s must-read business novel

Posted by Neil Tague

Posted 31 May, 2016 After Work

Michael Taylor, the former editor of North West Business Insider, has had a pretty busy 18 months. He’s worked in a wide range of roles and projects including the highly acclaimed Manchester even...

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The five best quiet coffees in Manchester

Posted by Kaleigh Watterson

Posted 28 April, 2016 After Work

Need a break from the office or a more central location for a meeting? Coffee shops are ten-a-penny in Manchester with every taste catered for – from the large multinational chains to smaller indie ...

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Q&A – THOM HETHERINGTON

Posted by Neil Tague

Posted 22 February, 2016 After Work, OBI BLOG

The North of England’s largest hospitality event, Northern Restaurant and Bar 2016 (NRB) will take place over 15th and 16th of March at Manchester Central. Director Thom Hetherington talks us throug...

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Everything you need to know about MIPIM but were too afraid to ask

Posted by Neil Tague

Posted 8 February, 2016 After Work

Cards on the table. I’m a MIPIM fan. It has its detractors – Massive International Piss-up in the Med and all that – and true enough, it’s one for those who enjoy the social side of property. ...

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Life as a Working Mum

Posted by Zoe Boddy-McEwen

Posted 26 January, 2016 After Work

Dealing with returning to work following maternity leave is an issue that faces most women at some point. I went back to work when my son was 9 months old. After a traumatic time and a baby with sever...

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