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What's new from the growth hub

2nd September 2020

GFirst LEP decided to review the wealth of information being promoted during lockdown and, taking that as a base, develop a methodology that businesses of

Covid 19
Strategy
Operations
Sales and marketing
People and skills
5 mins

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plan for jobs

Summer Economic Update: A Plan for Jobs

9th July 2020

The Chancellor delivered his Summer Economic Update in Parliament yesterday, which outlined a package of measures to support jobs in every part of the country, give businesses the

News
People & skills
Finance
Operations
Covid 19

6 mins

A woman writes in a note book.

Leading by Example. Effective Management in Uncertain Times.

1st July 2020

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

News
People & skills
Sales and marketing
Operations

5 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

Keeping up with the EU Exit

Keeping up with EU Exit

2nd April 2020

It's now been almost 4 years since David Cameron oversaw the EU Referendum.

Eu exit
Export
Operations
Strategy

10 mins

money materials and markets

Keeping money, materials, and markets flowing

21st March 2020

Maintaining the status quo is one of the biggest challenges of any business interruption event.

Eu exit
Operations
Export
Sales and marketing
Finance

5 mins

what's stopping you from trading internationally

What's stopping you from trading internationally?

15th March 2020

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

Eu exit
Operations
Export
Sales and marketing

4 mins

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

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