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Q&A with Amanda Gallagher, Corporate Partnerships Fundraiser at Children’s Hospice South West

Tell us a little about yourself; your job role and career background? I’m Amanda Gallagher, Corporate Partnerships Fundraiser at Children’s Hospice South West, Charlton Farm. My role is to make it as...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Business West
Posted on: 21.04.21
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Digital support for family run businesses – apply by 28 April!

Evolve Digital is a fully funded national programme which offers family businesses the opportunity to identify hotspots in their processes which could be improved by digital technology.
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 20.04.21
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The benefits of eco-friendly waste management for a small business

As a small business, there are a lot of things to consider when starting out, and how to manage your waste may not be top of your priority list. However, there are a lot of reasons why eco-friendly...
Harvey Holloway
Harvey Holloway
Posted on: 14.04.21
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The Start-up's Guide to Marketing in a Saturated Market

Any start-up has to quickly find its audience and convince potential customers that it’s worth checking out. Often, the new company will be doing this while competing with well-established businesses...
Eleanor Hecks
Eleanor Hecks
Designerly
Posted on: 01.04.21
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Covid-19 – One Year On – how we united as a Business Community

It’s been a year like no other. Overnight the business landscape changed, let alone education and home life. As we look back on this tumultuous year, we reflect on how we, as a leading organisation...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Business West
Posted on: 31.03.21
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Tewkesbury's Bright Future

This week, Ian Mean, Director of Business West Gloucestershire hosted an interesting Business and Economy Meeting focusing on the Tewkesbury Powerhouse. It’s not often you hear the words ‘Tewkesbury...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Business West
Posted on: 18.03.21
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Somerset Start-Up Support Package: Q&A with Jane Purdy

jane_profile_pic_resized.jpg We caught up with Enterprise Manager Jane Purdy to find out more about her role and how she and her team can help businesses in Somerset to start and grow. Tell us a bit...
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 17.03.21
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IWD 2021: Q&A with Amy Kinnear, CEO, Southmead Development Trust

As part of International Women’s Day on 8th March, we spoke to Amy Kinnear, CEO of Southmead Development Trust to learn more about her views on women in business and what a more gender-balanced world...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Business West
Posted on: 08.03.21
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IWD 2021: will the economic impacts of Covid-19 set gender equality back decades?

International Women’s Day (IWD) is not just about celebrating women’s achievements; it is also a call to action to raise awareness about women’s equality and to accelerate gender parity. This year’s...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Business West
Posted on: 08.03.21
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