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What's new from the growth hub

26th June 2019

This post was written by Sue Waters, Director of Gloucester-based recruiters GB Solutions. As part of our Gloucestershire

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5 Ways to Protect the Planet and Your Profits Simultaneously

25th June 2019

Safeguarding the planet should be a no-brainer for Gloucestershire’s business leaders. Why?

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Are you proud of your people?

21st June 2019

There are just two weeks left until the Gloucestershire Business Awards 2019 deadline.

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The Growth Hub is coming to Stroud

10th June 2019

The Gloucestershire Growth Hub Network is strengthening its presence in the county with South Gloucestershire and Stroud College (SGS) confirmed as the partner who will manage the forthcoming Strou

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Most Jobs Are Harder Than You Think

8th June 2019

This post was written by Neil Gilbride, Lecturer in Education at the University of Gloucestershire. As part of our Gloucestershire Expertise series, we are giving loca

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Gordon Ramsay is looking for Gloucestershire's food entrepreneurs

30th May 2019

Gordon Ramsay is looking for the UK's next big thing in food or drink. With Gloucestershire's rich heritage in the sector, we think we know where to look.

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Winning More Business: The First Selling Meeting

16th April 2019

This post was written by David Tovey, Director of Stroud-based First Base Employment and author of 'Principled Selling - How To Win More Busines

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How Cirencester Growth Hub is bringing businesses together, over food and conversation

16th April 2019

The Cirencester Growth Hub opened its doors last summer, and those doors have swung more than 2,000 times to business leaders from all over the county.

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Government now cover 95% of your apprenticeship costs

Government now cover 95% of your apprenticeship costs

15th April 2019

April is a good month for employers who are looking to develop their teams, without breaking the bank.

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Increase Your Sales by 30%: Why User Experience Is Crucial

11th March 2019

This post was written by Andy Thorne, co-founder of Factory Pattern; a leading digital agency in Cheltenham. As part of our

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Food Glorious Food: Growth Hub Clients Clean Up!

8th March 2019

Last night, Gloucestershire's finest food and drink producers faced a Dragon's Den panel of experts, including celebrity chef Adam Henson and rugby star Phil Vickery MBE, for the chance to win £10k

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