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Meet the Scale up Adviser: Q&A with Victoria Matthews

We caught up with Scale up Adviser Victoria Matthews to find out more about her role and how she supports local businesses.
Jennifer Rollason
Jennifer Rollason
Business West
Posted on: 16.11.18
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Selling your business: get the exit you deserve
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Shaw & Co are an advisory team established to help owner-managers maximise and realise the value within their business. They've worked with Pukka Herbs, Voucher Cloud, Gradwell, and Trunki among...
Jim Shaw
Jim Shaw
Posted on: 16.11.18
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Business West current position on Brexit news

Commenting on the current situation with Brexit, Phil Smith, managing director of Business West said: “Businesses were hoping that the Prime Minister’s deal would present some much needed certainty...
Tom Smith
Tom Smith
Business West
Posted on: 15.11.18
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Future is bright for the Forest of Dean

Time was when the Forest of Dean seemed like a forgotten island, stuck on the edge of Gloucestershire and only a few miles from the Welsh border. I am happy to say that my view has changed...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 15.11.18
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Work Experience Charter for Gloucestershire

How often do we hear local employers saying that they just don’t get the raw material they need from young people leaving education? Quite a lot in my view. And while I tend to support the employers...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 13.11.18
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Bristol & Bath innovation cluster to rival the likes of Seattle

A major study by consultants SQW , leaders in the field of innovation and economic analysis, highlights that the Bristol and Bath city region is well positioned to rival the top innovation cities in...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 13.11.18
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See behind the scenes of Bristol’s creative and digital industry

Business West has teamed up with Bristol Media and the BBC Academy to give guests a unique opportunity this November. As part of Digital Cities Bristol, between 26th and 30th November, creative and...
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 12.11.18
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Why an AEO certification can add real value to your business
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Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status is an internationally recognised mark of quality, a certificate which demonstrates that your company supply chain is secure, and that your customs controls...
Katherine Lovell
Katherine Lovell
Posted on: 12.11.18
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Digital Cities Bristol 2018: Open Doors: Meet ADLIB

Nick Dean ADLIB 3 As part of Digital Cities Bristol 2018, Business West and Bristol Media are working in conjunction with the BBC Academy to coordinate a series of Open Doors events. Creative and...
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 09.11.18
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