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Is your business paying too much for energy?

Although TV and radio bombard us with messages to switch our home gas and electricity bills, plenty of us don’t do anything about it. The same goes for businesses. Research and face-to-face...
Jason Smith
Jason Smith
Posted on: 06.01.17
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Presentations are dead. Long live conversations.

Presentations have always been an important part of business. Whether you're an audience member or the one giving the presentation, this is where ideas are shared and deals are done. However, there...
Russell Anderson-Williams
Russell Anderson-Williams
Posted on: 19.08.16
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3 questions for business ahead of the EU referendum

From television to the tabloids, you won't go a day without hearing a new argument from each side on which way to vote in the EU referendum. But with the vote in less than two months, do we have...
Chris Danks
Chris Danks
Posted on: 27.04.16
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Powering the nuclear sector - the brains behind the billions

If you'll pardon the most obvious pun in the book - the nuclear industry is about to boom. 50,000 person-years of employment will be required across the manufacturing, construction and operation...
Jessica Vallentine
Jessica Vallentine
Posted on: 22.02.16
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5 ways the Chamber of Commerce can help you grow your business

With the start of the year providing the perfect excuse to try something new, here's how joining the Chamber could help your business turn over a new leaf.
Andy Grey
Andy Grey
Posted on: 18.01.16
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6 Influential Business Women to Follow in the South West

As we see a rise in female MPs in Britain following the General Election, plus a noticeable boost in the economic empowerment of women, Business West has connected with seven of the most influential...
Charlie Bradley
Charlie Bradley
Posted on: 20.05.15
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3 ways to get ROI on Chamber of Commerce membership

Paying to join a business membership organisation when you're starting out or running a business in tough economic times can seem an extra expense. The first thing to consider is whether the...
Laura Cunningham
Laura Cunningham
Posted on: 15.04.15
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Digital Marketing Strategy: An Interview With The Experts

For a business to succeed in today's fast paced digital environment it is important to maintain a solid presence online. But this isn't easy. To help, our panel of 4 digital experts share their...
Chris Danks
Chris Danks
Posted on: 10.04.15
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How to deliver a compelling presentation - 4 tips to help you succeed

It's a key life skill, and one that we've all agonised over at some point. It is also a skill that is sorely neglected. So let's dispel a few myths about giving a presentation, and look at a few key...
Monty Halls
Monty Halls
Posted on: 24.03.15
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