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What's new from the growth hub

1st July 2020

This post was written by Sophie Bennett, a keynote speaker and author. Sophie is trained in the science of business communication.

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People & skills
Sales and marketing
Operations
5 mins

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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme & Self-Employment Income Support Scheme updates

1st June 2020

This update was shared by Jim Harra, Chief Executive and Permanent Secretary – HMRC on Friday 29th May 2020.

Covid 19
News
People & skills

14 mins

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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.

Innovation
People & skills
Legislation
Covid 19

5 mins

Social distancing at work

Working safely during coronavirus (COVID-19)

12th May 2020

Guidance to help employers, employees and the self-employed understand how to work safely during the coronavirus pandemic.

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People & skills
Innovation
Finance
Covid 19

6 mins

Zoom Guide

Lights, Camera, Zoom: How to Present Yourself on Video Calls

22nd April 2020

This post was written by Dan Barker of Dan Barker Studios.

Sales and marketing
People & skills
Covid 19

11 mins

CJRS

Help to claim – Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

16th April 2020

HMRC have released further details on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.

News
People & skills
Finance
Covid 19

9 mins

EU Exit in Gloucestershire: Local Opinion

EU Exit in Gloucestershire: Local Opinion

10th April 2020

It's easy to think that EU Exit is the stuff of Westminster and Brussels, of politicians and diplomacy, and of corporations and conglomerates.

Eu exit
People & skills
Export
Operations

5 mins

Navigating

Navigating business change in unprecedented times

6th April 2020

This post was written by Richard Gray, a Business Growth Coach and Director at Canoe, offering business coaching that achieves real results. R

People & skills
Operations
Innovation
Sales and marketing

9 mins

GFirst Chair

A New Chair a Big Challenge

4th March 2020

GFirst LEP is approaching its first ever change in leadership. Dr Diane Savory OBE is stepping down from her position as Chair after 9 years at the helm.

People & skills

5 mins

Jan

Why we all deserve a break…

14th January 2020

This post was written by Alex Cottrell, the Gloucester Growth Hub Manager. As part of our Gloucestershire Expertise series, we are giving local leaders the opportunity to share their k

People & skills
Operations
Innovation

12 Mins

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