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Why WeChat Mini Programs can be key for UK brands wishing to test the market in China

Find out why selling on China's biggest app WeChat could be the perfect stepping stone into the market for your business.
Patrick Dicks
Patrick Dicks
Business West
Posted on: 29.10.20
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Say Yuup to Bristol; Bristol’s online marketplace for local experiences
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We’ve launched Yuup, a new online marketplace where you can book and gift experiences in Bristol. With the aim of helping local businesses and individuals with a talent or an idea to create new...
Dominic Mills
Dominic Mills
Yuup
Posted on: 15.10.20
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Putting IP to work: attracting investors and generating fresh revenue streams

As the global pandemic restricts cashflows, we examine how IP assets can help raise capital through funding and licensing
James Cortis
James Cortis
Business West
Posted on: 11.09.20
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Coronavirus & Mental Health: the view from two Swindon companies

Founder of two companies based in Swindon, Luke Wareham shares his views on how Coronavirus has impacted his businesses and employees, and how they are adapting.
Luke Wareham
Luke Wareham
Swindon Tuition Centre / BAILA
Posted on: 28.07.20
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Swindon Business: How Kapada is surviving Corona

As more businesses had to close due to the impact of COVID-19, it was hard not to get wrapped up and feel depressed. But, after a few days off, taking it all in, I felt I had to adapt to survive the...
Ellen Wray
Ellen Wray
Kapada Vintage
Posted on: 28.07.20
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UK innovators go online to do business in South Korea

It might not be business as usual, but business is still being done (and across borders), as a two-day virtual workshop connecting UK and South Korean firms in advanced manufacturing and materials...
Leigh Jenkins
Leigh Jenkins
Enterprise Europe Network
Posted on: 29.04.20
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South West Businesses join forces to fight COVID-19 with Ventilator Challenge UK

Medical ventilators are vital in the battle against coronavirus. For patients in intensive care, these life-saving machines breathe for you allowing virus-infected lungs to rest and recover. The UK...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Posted on: 01.04.20
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#PayItForward - #KeepTheTribeAlive
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As part of the Enterprise Nation and Crowdfunder #PayItForward initiative, our It's a Shovel tribe have put together the #KeepTheTribeAlive campaign to help other small businesses with the critical...
Jessica Whitcutt
Jessica Whitcutt
It's a Shovel
Posted on: 30.03.20
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A positive mindset can help your sales strategy

Every business relies on sales of its products or services to be successful, but how long is it since you looked at your own sales strategy?
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 10.03.20
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