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Net-Zero Action: Strategic Action Planning for Sustainable Change
Article Thu, 23 May 2024

Net-Zero Action: Strategic Action Planning for Sustainable Change

Free 2-day training course for eligible businesses in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly

Are you getting your business message communicated successfully?
Article Tue, 21 May 2024

Are you getting your business message communicated successfully?

Listen to a special FSB webinar recording where Cheltenham speaker gives advice to help your communication skills.

Bath businesses - have you seen this support programme?
Article Mon, 20 May 2024

Bath businesses - have you seen this support programme?

Help and advice is on offer for SMEs and sole traders in the Bath and North East Somerset Council area.

Bristol business owners sought for input into new employment research.
Article Wed, 15 May 2024

Bristol business owners sought for input into new employment research.

City SME owners invited to share their thoughts on the impact of 'underemployment'.

Skills Builder Partnership’s new course for SMEs – ‘Essential Skills in Recruitment’
Article Tue, 14 May 2024

Skills Builder Partnership’s new course for SMEs – ‘Essential Skills in Recruitment’

Small and medium sized businesses form the backbone of the UK economy but many are struggling to recruit people with the right skills in order to adapt, develop and drive their business forward. With this in mind, you might be interested in Skills Builder Partnership’s new course for SMEs – ‘Essential Skills in Recruitment’.

Forest of Dean businesses reminded of great support facility they have on doorstep
Article Mon, 13 May 2024

Forest of Dean businesses reminded of great support facility they have on doorstep

New owners keen to encourage more SMEs to take full advantage of Hub.

Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards
Article Thu, 09 May 2024

Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards

Truro and Penwith College has confirmed a date to continue the annual celebration of the amazing work and commitment of apprentices and apprenticeship employers in Cornwall at the next Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards at The Eden Project on Friday 07 February 2025

South West Small Business Index, Q1 2024
Article Tue, 07 May 2024

South West Small Business Index, Q1 2024

Positivity levels are at their highest since October 2021 among our local business respondents.

Good Growth Programme
Article Tue, 07 May 2024

Good Growth Programme

A major new initiative to nurture a culture of business innovation and entrepreneurism, boost research and development and attract investment has won support from the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Good Growth Programme, which is managed by Cornwall Council and funded by the Government’s UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

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