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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

1st August 2019

We love that plenty of you already call The Growth Hub home.

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the good work plan

The Good Work Plan - What, Why and When.

29th July 2019

This post was written by Kay Hamblin, Director of Cheltenham-based employment law specialists Eight Le

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Cirencester Growth Hub celebrates their first birthday with cake

Cirencester Growth Hub celebrates its first anniversary

24th July 2019

Cirencester Growth Hub – created to help drive economic growth in the town and county – is celebrating its first birthday.

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stop the leak, how to keep your best staff

Stop The Leak! How To Keep Your Best Staff

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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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

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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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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Ella from Fitbakes

From a Cotswold kitchen to the shelves of Selfridges. How one self-confessed tech nerd found 23,000 good reasons to succeed

21st February 2019

Fitbakes is a new low sugar cake range taking the market by storm.

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closer not clearer brexit

Preparing for Brexit: It's getting closer, but not getting clearer.

15th January 2019

This post was written by Robert Capper, Head of Sectors and Head of Commercial at

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