Northern Business Podcast

by Business Unmuted

Take yourself off mute with host Graham Robb to discuss a different theme in the world of business every episode.

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • June Economic Snapshot

    June Economic Snapshot

    Welcome to the Northern Business Podcast. Each week we talk to people active in business and the economy about the big issues driving growth in the North of England. We are sponsored by Vertu Motors, one of the UK’s largest motor retailers. Check out its website at VertuMotors.com. Our host is Graham Robb, owner of Recognition PR. Recognition helps scores of businesses promote their products and services; some are featured on this podcast. Make sure you never miss an episode by subscribing on YouTube or wherever you get your podcasts. Both of our guests are down the line – we have Fhaheen Khan, Senior Economist at Make UK and Patrick James Glennon, Owner and Senior Mortgage Advisor at Patrick James Solutions. But first we start with our reporter Jamie Collis , speaking with with Gary Russell, General Manager at Supply Technologies.

  • Can Robots Deliver on Productivity?

    Can Robots Deliver on Productivity?

    Welcome to the Northern Business Podcast. Each week we talk to people active in business and the economy about the big issues driving growth in the North of England. We are sponsored by Vertu Motors, one of the UK’s largest motor retailers. Check out its website at VertuMotors.com. Our host is Graham Robb, owner of Recognition PR. Recognition helps scores of businesses promote their products and services; some are featured on this podcast. Make sure you never miss an episode by subscribing on YouTube or wherever you get your podcasts. In the studio today, we have Atif Syed PhD, CEO & Founder at Wootzano Ltd, and Philip Cunliffe, Business Editor at Insider Media. Later our reporter Joss will be speaking with Ruck Engineering and AV Dawson about reducing the carbon emissions at one of the busiest ports in Teesside. If you’d like to join us as a guest on Northern Business Podcast, feel free to get in touch, we’d love to hear from you. With thanks to podcast producer Harry Sinclair and technical operator Kieran Graham. Join us next time for the Northern Business Podcast. Never miss an episode – like, rate and subscribe on YouTube or wherever you get your podcasts.

  • How do the economy and tech developments interact?

    How do the economy and tech developments interact?

    Welcome to the Northern Business Podcast. Each week we talk to people active in business and the economy about the big issues driving growth in the North of England. We are sponsored by Vertu Motors, one of the UK’s largest motor retailers. Check out its website at VertuMotors.com. Our host is Graham Robb, owner of Recognition PR. We help scores of businesses promote their products and services; some are featured on this podcast. Make sure you never miss an episode by subscribing on YouTube or wherever you get your podcasts. In the studio today, we have Andrew Haley, Chartered Financial Planner at Active and down the line is Jamie Hardesty, Director of Communications and Ecosystem Development at Sunderland Software City. Later, our reporter Joss Havakin will speak with Aman Chahal from TaperedPlus and academics from Teesside University about the AI they have developed to streamline the company’s operations

  • Small Business Commissioner visits the North East

    Small Business Commissioner visits the North East

    Welcome to the Northern Business Podcast. Each week we talk to people active in business and the economy about the big issues driving growth in the North of England. We are sponsored by Vertu Motors, one of the UK’s largest motor retailers. Check out its website at VertuMotors.com Our host is Graham Robb, owner of Recognition PR. Recognition helps scores of businesses promote their products and services; some are featured on this podcast. Make sure you never miss an episode by subscribing on YouTube or wherever you get your podcasts. In the studio today, we have Liz Barclay, the Small Business Commissioner and Chris Beaumont, Partner at Clive Owen LLP. Later, we speak with Jenny France, Area Director for Merseyside at Lloyds Banking Group.

  • Is British business on the up?

    Is British business on the up?

    Welcome to the Northern Business Podcast. Each week we talk to people active in business and the economy about the big issues driving growth in the North of England. We are sponsored by Vertu Motors, one of the UK’s largest motor retailers. Check out its website at VertuMotors.com Our host is Graham Robb, owner of Recognition PR. Recognition helps scores of businesses promote their products and services; some are featured on this podcast. Make sure you never miss an episode by subscribing on YouTube or wherever you get your podcasts. Both our guests are down the line today, we have John Pearce, Made In Britain CEO and James Callaghan – Director at The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales Later our reporter Joss Havakin speaks to Molly Broome, Economist at the Resolution Foundation