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How to overcome small business set-backs in uncertain times

In the modern era, there has never been a more challenging time for UK small businesses. The current political and economic climate, in particular Brexit-related uncertainty, is creating unique...
Dakota Murphey
Dakota Murphey
Posted on: 19.07.19
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Great Western Powerhouse could be good for Gloucestershire

We constantly hear about the activities of the Northern Powerhouse and the Midlands Engine economic models which started evolving five years ago. So, where is the Powerhouse to drive the burgeoning...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 18.07.19
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5 reasons strong leadership is important in a business

The leadership of a business is felt throughout an organisation and can be the difference between a company’s success or failings. We’ve put together 5 reasons why strong leadership is important to a...
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 05.07.19
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Berkeley chosen as the location of a new Police Academy

Great news this week that Gloucestershire Constabulary have chosen Berkeley for their new Police Academy. The site of the old nuclear power station is literally rising from the nuclear ashes as the...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 02.07.19
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YESwindon ignites entrepreneurial spirit at inaugural event

YESwindon (Young Enterprise Swindon), the new networking group aimed at 18-35-year-olds, hosted its first event at Desk Cowork, Swindon last night (Thursday 13th June). The event saw over 40 young...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 14.06.19
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Growth in the self-employment sector

There are now more than 4.8 million self-employed people in the UK and they represent more than 15% of the work force. The financial crash in 2008 has led the way for many people to refocus their...
Dakota Murphey
Dakota Murphey
Posted on: 02.05.19
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VIDEO: Business and Education Engagement Network

Watch how to engage with education establishments more effectively and hear how attendees are pledging their support to the future workforce.
Jenny Oksien
Jenny Oksien
Posted on: 25.04.19
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10 Golden Rules For Google Ads Newbies

If you’re just starting off with Google Ads, it can be a bit daunting. To help you, SEO expert and founder of Emarketeers, Jonathan Saipe lists 10 key elements to consider when setting up and running...
Jonathan Saipe
Jonathan Saipe
Emarketeers
Posted on: 25.04.19
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Big Data, Artificial Intelligence & Blockchain – What The...?!

Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain: an ABC guide to the latest tech trends and what they mean for your business
Lee Allen
Lee Allen
Data³
Posted on: 12.04.19
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