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What Does GDPR Mean for Senior Management?
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What Does GDPR Mean For Senior Management? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a set of regulations designed to protect the data of people living in the EU. These regulations will change...
Ben Hancock
Ben Hancock
Posted on: 07.03.18
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"I'm proof that apprenticeships offer a rewarding career path" - Ian Mean

Gloucestershire Chamber director Ian Mean reflects on how training as an apprentice put him on course for a long and succesful career in journalism. Two undisputed highlights of which were his run-...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Posted on: 06.03.18
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West of England showcases ambitious plans at MIPIM

The West of England will showcase investment opportunities worth at least £10 billion at this year’s global property and real estate show MIPIM . Businesses and public sector partners, led by Invest...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Posted on: 05.03.18
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Why did I choose an apprenticeship?

As part of National Apprenticeship Week, we asked Abi, an apprentice in Business West' Skills Team, why she chose the apprenticeship route and why she would recommend it to others.
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Posted on: 05.03.18
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How to start a blog and get your content seen

Hoping this year will be the year you crack blogging? Whether you’re new to blogging or a seasoned writer with years of experience, it’s always helpful to get back to basics. Read the ultimate guide...
Freya Jeffries
Freya Jeffries
Posted on: 05.03.18
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Brexit latest: Theresa May sets out her vision for businesses

For the first time, the prime minister set out her vision for Brexit in a lot of detail and probably hit the nail firmly on the head as to just what business were thinking.
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Posted on: 02.03.18
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What is an apprenticeship?

Nicky Williams, Skills West Programme Manager, highlights the benefits of apprenticeships and what they mean for businesses in the region.
Nicky Willams
Nicky Willams
Posted on: 01.03.18
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Think your business is too small to hire an apprentice? Think again.

As a small business owner, you may think hiring an apprentice is not plausible for you. Gildas Jones from Dial A Geek explains the benefits it has brought to his business and why it is an option you...
Jennifer Rollason
Jennifer Rollason
Posted on: 01.03.18
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Q&A with Inga Beale DBE – CEO at Lloyd's of London
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UWE, in partnership with Business West, runs an annual lecture series that brings top business leaders to Bristol. We caught up with Inga Beale DBE, CEO at Lloyd’s of London , before she gave her...
Lynn Barlow
Lynn Barlow
Posted on: 28.02.18
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