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Aaron Nell of Swindon Wildcats on building a winning team
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The Swindon Wildcats are a professional ice hockey team that have had their two most successful seasons. After winning two cups in 2018, the Wildcats won the National Ice Hockey League South this...
Tim Thurston
Tim Thurston
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Posted on: 05.09.19
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Businesses helping students in Bath to learn lessons of work

The examination season is barely over and here we are starting another school and college year, with the Universities close behind. It’s the beginning of an important period, especially for those who...
Ian Bell
Ian Bell
Business West
Posted on: 05.09.19
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Bristollywood in the making? Bristol's growing film and TV industry

For many years, Bristol has doubled up for elsewhere in TV and film, and we’re regarded as a filming location of choice for production companies. Broadmead is where Del Boy and Rodney donned Batman...
James Durie
James Durie
Business West
Posted on: 29.08.19
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How your business can learn from the success of the Swindon Wildcats

In September, business leaders will have the opportunity to learn from Aaron Nell, head coach of the Swindon Wildcats, on how to build and lead a winning team. The Wildcats have had their most...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 13.08.19
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Gloucestershire's emerging cyber security cluster

Attending a GFirstLEP cyber security meeting, I was impressed by the enthusiasm of some of the leading lights in cyber which I believe will be a key cornerstone in Gloucestershire’s industrial future...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 05.08.19
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Financial support for apprenticeships: Ian Mean interviews The Rt Hon Anne Milton MP

Further education colleges in the South West are up in arms over what they see as a stifling of financial support from the government. They claim this has led to many of them being unable to support...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 04.07.19
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Chipping Campden harnesses the power of digital to give High Street a boost

Chipping Campden in the heart of the Cotswolds has made a bold move into the world of digital marketing to help preserve its shops and businesses. The town’s Business Forum launched its association...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 02.07.19
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Business West training programme opening up career pathways in international trade to students

Business West’s award winning International Trade Centre is responsible for assisting over £700m worth of UK exports annually. With unparalleled expertise and a track record of facilitating and...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 19.06.19
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Bath & North East Somerset needs to keep hold of talented graduates

From time to time I have written about the importance of keeping young people who have graduated from our Universities and College in the area after they have finished their studies. They bring...
Ian Bell
Ian Bell
Business West
Posted on: 06.06.19
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