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How To Take Risks As A Small Business

Business is built on a series of calculated risks. In order to grow, small businesses must acknowledge and accept a certain amount of risk if their aim is to become an established player in any...
John James
John James
Posted on: 28.11.18
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6 important ways to promote your business online

Are you doing enough digital marketing and advertising? Some of you may think the answer is yes, some of you will know you could be doing more. It’s important to know all of the techniques to promote...
Daniel Trim
Daniel Trim
Posted on: 27.11.18
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Delegation from China visits Leigh Court to strengthen trade links with Bristol and the West of England

Business West Chambers of Commerce welcomed a delegation of business leaders from the Shandong Province Chamber of Commerce to Leigh Court this week to help strengthen trade links between this...
James Durie
James Durie
Business West
Posted on: 26.11.18
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Meet the Skills West Team: Julia Gurr

Julia Gurr is an Employability Adviser working on the Skills West project. She works with businesses and training providers across the West of England to help give young people a taste of work life...
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 26.11.18
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Get involved with Small Business Saturday

On Saturday 1 st December small businesses up and down the country will be taking part in Small Business Saturday. How can you get involved?
Jennifer Rollason
Jennifer Rollason
Business West
Posted on: 26.11.18
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How West of England business is driving the UN Sustainable Development Goals

I was recently asked to present at the UN Sustainable Development Goals Roadshow in Bristol , which helps align business goals with the UN’s sustainable development goals adopted by the UK and the...
Jaya Chakrabarti MBE
Jaya Chakrabarti MBE
Posted on: 23.11.18
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Global Parliament of Mayors - empowering cities as drivers of change

Nearly 350 people from around the world took part in the Global Parliament of Mayors Annual Summit 2018 with over 2,500 local people involved in related events . Around 80 mayors and city network...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 22.11.18
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Export Growth Partners make a splash at The Business Show in London

Export Growth Partnersattended the UK’s largest business show to officially launch the new venture. Over the course of the two day event, the team connected with over 250 business consultants.
Lizzie Plumb
Lizzie Plumb
Business West
Posted on: 20.11.18
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Meet the Skills West Team: Lizzie Lyons

Lizzie Lyons is the Business Skills Manager working on the Skills West project. She manages a small team of Skills Advisers and helps West of England businesses in the construction and rural and food...
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 20.11.18
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