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How to sell a Family Business
Member role

Owning and running a family business can bring you great value, both from a personal and a business perspective. But what happens if the next generation does not wish to take it on? Having family...
Henry Campbell-Jones
Henry Campbell-Jones
Hornblower Business Brokers Ltd
Posted on: 17.02.22
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Demand for office space in Gloucestershire

The demand for small office space in Gloucestershire is outstripping supply as Covid and furlough take their effect. Furlough has meant that there are people deciding they will spread their wings out...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 09.12.21
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Meet the Park House Team - Ruth Gilbertson

Ruth Gilbertson is Centre Manager at Park House, our Grade ll* listed office building situated in the heart of Swindon. Recently upgraded, with faster WiFi and hybrid meeting facilities installed, we...
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 15.11.21
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Three benefits of meeting colleagues in person

The novelty of working from home full time and all the perks that come with it, is starting to wear off for some people, with staff admitting they are missing the opportunity to see their colleagues...
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 11.11.21
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26 For COP26: 26 Ways Business West is taking climate action

The COP26 summit is well underway this week. Already we have seen important discussions around what action needs to be taken to reduce the impacts climate change is currently having on our planet...
Nina Skubala
Nina Skubala
Business West
Posted on: 02.11.21
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19th century grade II* listed business centre Leigh Court puts sustainability first

Leigh Court is the headquarters of Business West - the largest Chambers of Commerce in the UK, which supports more 20,000 businesses across the region. A 19th century mansion, with an exterior made...
Fionuala Lloyd
Fionuala Lloyd
Business West
Posted on: 23.09.21
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Hybrid meetings offer the best of both worlds

September will be a red letter month for members of the Initiative as we meet face to face for the first time in more than eighteen months. But we’ll also be offering people the chance to attend...
Ian Bell
Ian Bell
Business West
Posted on: 09.09.21
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Business West and Lloyds Banking Group – the future of our workspaces

The term ‘office worker’ once lazily defined a vast spectrum of the region’s employees. Now, it’s a label set to fade away as how ‘office workers’ add value to their businesses has evolved beyond...
Freddie Palmer
Freddie Palmer
Social
Posted on: 18.08.21
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Emerging into the sunlight

Many of our Bath Chamber & Initiative members adapted quickly to the early challenges of the pandemic, organising different ways of working, which have proved largely successful. They have saved...
Ian Bell
Ian Bell
Business West
Posted on: 11.06.21
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