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    Landward Research Ltd’s first five years

    11th October 2015. Landward Research Ltd started trading five years ago today. Since then, this business has developed, changed and grown in many ways. Originally just Kenneth Aitchison as Executive Director and Ian Aitchison as Company Secretary, Ross Padwick became the company's Financial Director and Mark Spanjer joined the Board of Directors soon after the business started. Doug Rocks-Macqueen joined the company as a Researcher in 2012, and transitioned from employee to become the Director of Analysis, Research and Technology in 2015. Doug and Kenneth are both still on the payroll, as is Ben Lewis, who joined the company as a UCL Advances intern in the summer of 2015 and is…

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    SHEFFIELD – EDINBURGH – LONDON – NEW MEXICO – KATHMANDU Landward Research Ltd is consultancy which identifies and delivers ways to strengthen the skills, competencies and capabilities of individuals, organisations and communities. Our work focuses on measuring, building and evaluating capacity development through: the delivery of labour market intelligence research (to measure capacity and contextualise needs); we also undertake broader social and economic research that contributes to this area, the development and delivery of e-learning and video training resources (to build capacity and skills), and the monitoring and evaluation of educational programmes (to evaluate capacity development). We are a not-for-distributable profit social enterprise with a commitment to social and environmental…

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    social enterprise

    Landward Research Ltd is a social enterprise, a business with a commitment to social and environmental responsibility. Any profits are reinvested in the company or donated to or invested in social and environmental causes. No profits are distributed to shareholders or other investors. The company operates to the "triple bottom line" concept of reporting not only on the basis of financial performance, but on environmental and social performance too. The company will seek to ensure that all projects and outcomes can be positively evaluated in terms of their impact upon people, planet and profit, showing defined social benefits, not leading to adverse environmental impacts (and ideally leading to environmental enhancement) and…

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    Landward Research Ltd

    Landward Research Ltd is a labour market intelligence, skills development and monitoring & evaluation consultancy. We are committed to developing people's skills to support communities and to protect environmental assets around the world. We are a not-for-distributable-profit social enterprise with offices or staff in Sheffield, Edinburgh, Musselburgh, Stoke-upon-Trent and New Mexico from which we seek to form global project partnerships. Company Profile