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What's new from the growth hub

18th December 2023

After another successful Net Zero Conference at The Growth Hub, led by keynote speaker Conservative Councillor David Gray, Gloucestershire's businesses are being encouraged to take up the offer of

Net zero
Operations
Innovation
5 mins

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Calling all Gloucestershire creative agencies & freelancers

Calling all Gloucestershire creative agencies & freelancers

12th July 2023

Are you a creative agency or freelance website builder?

We want to hear from you, because we need a new website.

Sales & marketing
Operations
Innovation
Finance
Strategy

2 mins

ROLLING STONE, NME, DOUBLE TURNOVER FOR GLOUCESTERSHIRE MUSIC PR FIRM

Specialist music PR agency hits the right chord by working with The Growth Hub

10th July 2023

Plus Music PR, a specialist Gloucestershire PR agency, has seen its turnover double since working with The Growth Hub.

Sales & marketing
Innovation
Strategy
Case study

5 mins

Gloucestershire activewear brand is UK’s first to launch a sustainable pre-order system

Gloucestershire activewear brand is UK’s first to launch a sustainable pre-order system

17th June 2022

Sara Da Silva Brazilian Sportswear, based in Gloucester, launched their first ever pre-order capsule collection in the UK.

News
Sales & marketing
Innovation
Net zero

6 mins

Innovation Accelerator equips business leaders with the skills to embed innovation and change management within the culture of their business, in order to deliver sustainable growth.

Introducing Innovation Accelerator: New Pilot Programme for Gloucestershire’s SMEs

22nd February 2022

New pilot scheme launched to help Gloucestershire businesses innovate

How d

Innovation
Strategy
News
Start ups

5 mins

Interview with David Chapman - Peer Networks

The benefits of Peer Networks: Interview with Facilitator, David Chapman

3rd November 2021

David Chapman, Managing Partner at Scott Hillam Associates, is a business development professional, with 30 years exper

Peer networks
Innovation

5 mins

Gloucestershire based Forthay Granola product range of five flavours photographed on table

Award-winning Gloucestershire granola is taking over the breakfast table

18th August 2021

Deborah Lamplugh, founder and co-owner of Forthay Bed & Breakfast in Gloucestershire, who has a love for nutritio

News
Innovation
Sales & marketing

6 mins

food and drink panel

Light at the end of the tunnel for Food & Drink

18th February 2021

The food and drink industry has been hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Covid 19
Finance
Innovation
Operations
Sales & marketing

5 mins

A food delivery driver wears a mask

The Future of Food and Drink; New Normal in a post-COVID World

10th June 2020

This post was written by John Taylerson. John is a former Director of several food and drink companies including DairyStix, coffee syrups and coffee / drinks. 

News
Covid 19
Eu exit
Finance
Innovation

7 mins

Computer code shown on a black screen reflects the light

Moving your small business from the physical to the digital

20th May 2020

The National Cyber Security Centre have realised guidance for small businesses on how to keep secure in the new ways of working created by Covid-19.

People & skills
Covid 19
Innovation
Legislation

5 mins

HR Manager sitting at desk, conducting an interview at a laptop

Managing Remote HR: Top Tips for Conducting Virtual Interviews

19th May 2020

This post was written by Liz Collins of Corinium Language Associates.

People & skills
Covid 19
Innovation
Legislation
Strategy

5 mins

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