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Welcome to the latest business news stories from across Gloucestershire, as well as blogs by our specialist advisers. Follow us and get involved with the latest discussions by following our social feeds too.

What's new from the growth hub

27th January 2018

An independent evaluation by BiGGAR Economics, published today, shows that The Growth Hub in Gloucestershire is fully achieving its goals in boosting productivity and economic growth in the county.

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The People Deal

Employee Value Proposition: Make Your Business Attractive to Candidates

26th January 2018

This post was written by David Townsend, Founder and Director of Cheltenham-based 

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Festomane 2018 at The Growth Hub

23rd January 2018

Festomane, the Festival of Manufacturing and Engineering was started in Stroud in 2012 by Neil Carmichael, Strou

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What Can Apprenticeships Do For Your Business?

18th January 2018

'Apprenticeships' (or more so 'the apprenticeships levy') is the hot topic on everybody's lips right now. But what about the thousands of SMEs whose wage bill falls below the £3m mark?

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Over half a million businesses helped by Growth Hubs

17th January 2018

The Growth Hub in Gloucester has been open since October 2014. Things have changed a lot since then, based on your feedback and what we’ve learnt in those 3+ years of supporting businesses.

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Glos Expertise Innovation

What does innovation look like in a business?

3rd January 2018

This post was written by BEAF, an innovation agency based in Cheltenham, as part of our Gloucestershire Expertise series.

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National Cyber 101 Bootcamp in Gloucester

15th December 2017

The beating heart of Gloucestershire's cyber security community has attracted a national programme from Digital Catapult, which has announced

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Free Business Health and Safety Workshops at SGS Berkeley Green

24th November 2017

South Gloucestershire and Stroud College (SGS) are hosting a number of workshops and presentations to help businesses stay abreast of their legal obligations

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Gloucestershire Forwards

Onwards and Upwards with Gloucestershire Forwards

9th November 2017

Following the successful launch of Gloucestershire Forwards in October, the team behind this innovative approach to business networking are delighted to announce the next session t

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What help can businesses get at The Growth Hub?

3rd November 2017

For the first three years of The Growth Hub project, our space was known as a go-to venue for business support, advice, events, networking and co-working.

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The Growth Hub Festive Fayre - Friday 1st December

1st November 2017

For the fourth year running, we're excited to be hosting a Festive Fayre, on Friday 1st December from 10:00am.

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