Industry leader welcomes opportunity to share business lessons

Ian Marchant, Chairman of the Wood Group, has welcomed the opportunity he will have to pass on lessons he has learnt to current and future business leaders later this month.

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Business leaders to pass on their secrets of success at business masterclass

The Institute of Directors (IoD) Aberdeen branch is organising a business event at which established business leaders will pass on the skills and experience that have helped them in developing their careers.

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New chairman and secretary appointed at IoD Aberdeen

The Institute of Directors (IoD) has appointed a new chairman and secretary to head up its Aberdeen and Grampian branch. Mark McCue takes over from Mike Bowyer as chairman, while Jody Mitchell becomes the new branch secretary. Read More...

‘Responsible Budget largely welcome for business’ says IoD Scotland director

Comment on the Budget from David Watt, Executive Director of the Institute of Directors (IoD) Scotland.

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Scotland’s leaders line up for IoD Director Awards

Some of Scotland’s top executives have been shortlisted for this year’s Director of the Year Awards, to be held in Glasgow on 26 March 2015.  Announced today, a shortlist of 45 Scottish directors will go through to the final stages, competing for awards across 10 key director categories and six regional categories.  Read More...

Two-day programme aims to help people with long-term health conditions

Independent charity Grampian Opportunities is organising a two-day programme in Aberdeen on February 18 and 19 to help people with a long-term health conditions to find the knowledge and information to help them cope. Read More...

Election parties to outline business policy plans

The UK General Election on May 7 looks set to be one of the most fascinating for many years. The Institute of Directors (IoD) is teaming up with ACCA to organise a Westminster Election debate in Dundee on Friday, February 20 – just less 11 weeks before the election.

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Celebrating 800th anniversary of Aberdeen Burgesses charter

Later this month (February) the Burgesses of Guild of the City of Aberdeen will be celebrating the 800th anniversary of the charter granted to them by King Alexander II. It conferred on the guild various privileges and powers which enabled the burgesses to play a key role in the growth and development of Aberdeen over the centuries.

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Autism review panel call Aberdeen school a “centre of excellence”.

Camphill School Aberdeen has received a glowing report from the expert review panel who were re-assessing the school for the internationally recognised Autism Accreditation as the only school in Aberdeen to hold the international standard.

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Highland house prices rise as market continues to strengthen

Figures just released by the Highland Solicitors Property Centre (HSPC), leaders in Highland properties sales for more than 30 years, show that average house prices and total sale value both increased in 2014.

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