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What's new from the growth hub

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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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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Business Networking Groups in Gloucestershire

Business Networking Groups in Gloucestershire

25th November 2018

Never underestimate the power of new connections.

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Key Principles of Leadership for Growth

Key Principles of Leadership for Growth

29th August 2018

This post was written by Stewart Barnes, Managing Director of QuoLux, leadership and strategy development specialists.

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Build Your Future Strategy Now.

7th August 2018

After a successful first round, we're staging the second date in our EVOLVE series: an extended business support programme specifically targeting high-growth £500k+ businesses in Gloucestershire.

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Creative Business Support Programme Launched by The Growth Hub and Create Gloucestershire

7th August 2018

The Growth Hub is here to work with Gloucestershire firms across a variety of sectors, but since Julie Ellison joined our team we've launched a brand new programme specifically for

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Cirencester Growth Hub

Cirencester is open for business as Gloucestershire Growth Hub network takes shape

2nd August 2018

Since first opening in 2014, the Gloucestershire Growth Hub, based on Oxstalls Campus in Gloucester, has delivered an outstanding level o

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