Monthly Archives: November 2015

BBIS member Andrew invited to deliver his ‘fluent story’ to Penistone students

Penistone Grammar School has joined the growing number of schools who are embracing Lifetime’s ‘Barnsley Businesses Inspiring Students’ scheme. Stuart Turner, owner of sushisushi.com (pictured below), was the first BBIS member to speak to the school’s Year 11 students at a special event recently – and will be returning in January to speak to Year 9s. And now…

Everyone left with a warm glow as BBIS speaker Amanda is a big hit at Greenacre!

It is always nice to share a ‘good news’ story…… And there was certainly a warm glow – a feeling of something really clicking into place –  on Wednesday as Greenacre School welcomed its very first speaker from Lifetime’s Barnsley Businesses Inspiring Students project. After an initial trial at Horizon Community College, our ‘BBIS’ venture is now being…

Greenacre School to welcome their first ‘BBIS’ speaker

Greenacre School are looking forward to having their first ‘BBIS’ speaker on Wednesday (November 25). After an initial trial at Horizon Community College, Lifetime’s ‘Barnsley Businesses Inspiring Students’ project is now being rolled out to other schools in the borough – and Greenacre were delighted to take up the opportunity. Their first ‘BBIS’ speaker is Amanda Heenan (http://lifetime-fm.com/bbis/amanda-heenan/) When trying…

All seems a long way from my quiet garage in 2004!

Here is the latest blog from Lifetime financial planner Paul Lee: “When I left Friends Provident in January 2004 I don’t think I really knew how big a change becoming a self- employed financial planner was . “It was only when I sat in my converted garage at home with a brand new desk ,…

Lifetimer Bill and his three-minute bucket goes down a storm at university event!

“Some great presentation work by Lifetime – definitely drumming up student interest tonight!” That was the twitter message posted by the University of Sheffield Careers Service – after Lifetime Communications Director William Bottomley (pictured below) and Social Media Manager Andrew Lodge joined the likes of HSBC, Lloyds Banking Group, Deloitte and CPA Australia at the University’s exclusive networking…

Lifetime comes together to celebrate retirement of brilliant colleague Barbara

The Lifetime ‘family’ came together on Friday afternoon to mark a very special occasion – the retirement of their brilliant, stalwart colleague Barbara Collins. Bubbly Barbara (pictured below) has been  with the company for around 17 years – and both Managing Director Ian Dickinson and Communications Director William Bottomley were gushing and heartfelt in their…