Being made redundant is a frightening prospect for any employee.
But for Mark Nicholson of Indigo Lithoprint in Trafford Park, it was the push he needed to fulfil his dream of running his own business.
Now, 23 years after losing his job with the National Print Board, he’s survived three recessions and hopes to double his workforce over the next five years.
I went along to interview Mark to put together a piece for GM Business Connect magazine about how his business has evolved and you can read the full article below.
Writing about yourself can be hard, and often a fresh pair of ears can uncover something that makes your story really stand out for an article like this.
If you’d like a feature putting together for a business magazine, the local media or a blog for your website, please feel free to give me a call.