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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.

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14th August 2019

The finalists for the 2019 Gloucestershire Business Awards have been announced!

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New ‘integral’ free mentoring service to be launched in Gloucestershire

6th August 2019

Mentoring: the not-so-secret sauce which the world’s biggest businesses have used to make millions.

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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 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

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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Are you proud of your people?

21st June 2019

There are just two weeks left until the Gloucestershire Business Awards 2019 deadline.

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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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Winning More Business: The First Selling Meeting

16th April 2019

This post was written by David Tovey, Director of Stroud-based First Base Employment and author of 'Principled Selling - How To Win More Busines

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How Cirencester Growth Hub is bringing businesses together, over food and conversation

16th April 2019

The Cirencester Growth Hub opened its doors last summer, and those doors have swung more than 2,000 times to business leaders from all over the county.

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