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What's new from the growth hub

29th January 2024

The highly acclaimed Help to Grow: Management programme at University of Gloucestershire has opened registration for the next cohort of businesses looking to elevate their

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Sign up for National Apprenticeship Week information and networking event at University of Gloucestershire

Sign up for National Apprenticeship Week information and networking event at University of Gloucestershire

29th January 2024

On Wednesday 7 February 2024, University of Gloucestershire will be hosting an annual event for National Apprenticeship Week.

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Gloucester Growth Hub Mentors

Gloucestershire's finest offer free business mentoring

18th December 2023

For established business owners, brand new start ups, and serial entrepreneurs – nothing comes close to having that trusted, knowledgeable peer to bounce ideas off and be accountable to.

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Hub mentors

5 mins

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.

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2 mins

Investment of up to £5m now available for Gloucestershire businesses

Gloucestershire businesses invited to bid for share of new investment fund

8th July 2023

British Business Bank has launched the South West Investment Fund, where Gloucestershire businesses can bid for loans, debt finance, and equity finance.

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5 mins

Applications open for the September 2023 cohort of Help to Grow Management

Applications open for the September 2023 cohort of Help to Grow Management

10th May 2023

Designed and delivered by entrepreneurs and industry experts at world-class business schools, the Help to Grow: Management Course

5 mins

Expert Panel on Pitching Strategies Announced for the Women’s Business Club Conference

Expert Panel on Pitching Strategies Announced for the Women’s Business Club Conference

17th April 2023

Are you looking to improve your pitching skills? Do you want to overcome the systemic barriers that women entrepreneurs face in the business world?

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5 mins

Become a Hub Mentor with The Growth Hub

The Growth Hub is recruiting new Mentors, as the Hub Mentor programme relaunches to support local businesses

31st March 2023

Following the previous successful run of The Growth Hub’s Hub Mentor programme, demand from local Gloucestershire businesses has kick-started th

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Hub mentors

5 mins

Business Networking Groups in Gloucestershire

Business Networking Groups in Gloucestershire

28th March 2023

Never underestimate the power of new connections.

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Operations
Sales & marketing
Strategy

11 mins

Gloucester Growth Hub launches breakfast networking event

Gloucester Growth Hub launches breakfast networking event

27th March 2023

The Gloucester Growth Hub is delighted to launch its 2023 networking series with an exciting new event in partnership with Help to Grow Management.

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People & skills
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Hub mentors

6 mins

Forest of Dean Growth Hub

Forest of Dean Growth Hub to receive £79,000 funding to create jobs and support business

24th March 2023

The Forest of Dean District Council has allocated £79,000 from the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) to support the Growth Hub to create new jobs and support local businesses.

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Strategy
People & skills
Hub mentors

5 mins

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