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What's new from the growth hub

15th March 2020

International trade is one of the big leaps for any business.

Eu exit
Operations
Export
Sales and marketing
4 mins

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what are freeports and why do they matter

What are freeports and why do they matter?

10th March 2020

Freeports are Westminster's flavour of the week. But what exactly are they, why do they matter to your business, and what have they got to do with the UK leaving the EU?

Eu exit
Operations
Export
Strategy

4 mins

eu exit transition

One month into transition: where do we stand?

3rd March 2020

On 31 January, the UK simultaneously left the EU and entered an 11 month transition period, which ends on Dec 31st 2020

Eu exit
Legislation
Export
Operations

5 mins

Inspire Me

From Minecraft Modding to Featuring in Forbes

21st February 2020

This post was written by Joe Nagel, Innovation Director at The Innovation Beehive. Founded over 10 years ago, The Innovation Beehive

Innovation
People and skills
Sales and marketing
Operations

13 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

F&D event

Food & Drink Producers Invited to Innovate

14th January 2020

The Food and Drink market is driven by trends, which can come as quickly as they go.

Innovation
Operations

5 mins

health and safety

Health & Safety for SMEs

6th December 2019

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has developed a range of

Legislation
Operations

4 mins

Launch of Hub Mentors at GFirst LEP Annual Review

High-calibre Mentors already matched with high-calibre businesses

14th October 2019

HUB Mentors is now live following GFirst LEP’s Annual Review.

Sales and marketing
Strategy
Operations

10 mins

Export

Opportunities for UK Exporters: Emerging markets and the economic landscape in 2030

2nd October 2019

This post was written by Andrea Collins, Managing Director of The Export Department, who have exp

People and skills
Finance
Operations
Sales and marketing
Strategy

11 mins

incubation offices at the growth hub

Would you like to call The Growth Hub 'home'?

1st October 2019

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

People and skills
Operations

6 mins

Brexit Ready

How to prepare your automotive business for EU Exit

30th September 2019

To help you stay on the fast-track to success, we've gathered some resources to ensure you're prepared for EU Exit and what it means for your business. 

Eu exit
Operations
Legislation
Strategy

6 mins

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