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31st October 2022

As a result of central government’s drive for giving more powers to the regions and the devolution agenda in England, all Local Enterprise Partnerships will be integrated in

Strategy
5 mins

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Business Recovery Toolkit

2nd September 2020

GFirst LEP decided to review the wealth of information being promoted during lockdown and, taking that as a base, develop a methodology that businesses of

People & skills
Covid 19
Operations
Sales & marketing
Strategy

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

how accounting will change in 2021

How accounting will change in 2021

29th April 2020

The global outbreak of COVID-19 has put most business plans on hold. Recruitment drives, training programmes, office expansions and new market entrances have become difficult, if not impossible.

Eu exit
Export
Finance
Innovation
Strategy

6 mins

Keeping up with the EU Exit

Keeping up with EU Exit

2nd April 2020

It's now been almost 4 years since David Cameron oversaw the EU Referendum.

Eu exit
Export
Operations
Strategy

10 mins

Trade deals - What's everybody else getting?

Trade deals - What's everybody else getting?

28th March 2020

It can be easy to fall prey to tabloid scaremongering about the UK's exit from the EU.

Eu exit
Export
Sales & marketing
Strategy

8 mins

what are freeports and why do they matter

What are freeports and why do they matter?

10th March 2020

Freeports are Westminster's flavour of the week. But what exactly are they, why do they matter to your business, and what have they got to do with the UK leaving the EU?

Eu exit
Export
Operations
Strategy

4 mins

Launch of Hub Mentors at GFirst LEP Annual Review

High-calibre Mentors already matched with high-calibre businesses

14th October 2019

HUB Mentors is now live following GFirst LEP’s Annual Review.

Hub mentors
Operations
Sales & marketing
Strategy

10 mins

Collaborate with the next generation of creative talent

Collaborate with the Next Generation of Creative Talent

14th October 2019

The Photography: Editorial and Advertising course offered by the University of Gloucestershire is a UK leading professionally-focused degree.

Sales & marketing
Strategy

4 mins

Export

Opportunities for UK Exporters: Emerging markets and the economic landscape in 2030

2nd October 2019

This post was written by Andrea Collins, Managing Director of The Export Department, who have exp

People & skills
Export
Finance
Operations
Sales & marketing

11 mins

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