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Business Continuity Advice & Guidance
How to prepare your business for those small or large things (accidental or deliberate) which may cause unforeseen problems to your business.
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An Introduction to Creating a Food Safety Management System
A Food Safety Management System (FSMS) helps a food business operator avoid potential hazards in food preparation and handling.
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Meeting the challenges of growth
As your business grows, different problems and opportunities demand different solutions.
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The 5 most common mistakes in preparing and drafting grant proposals
In this article, GRANTfinder Senior Consultant Remco van der Zouw describes what he’s learned over years.
guide
Developing a Marketing Plan
Developing a marketing plan is one of the most effective ways for a small business to survive and thrive, especially in increasingly competitive times
Community News
Is your business taking advantage of the latest technology?
Don't fall behind this fast moving industry.
Preparing businesses for EU Exit
The UK will leave the EU on 29 March 2019. Leaving the EU means businesses may need to prepare for change.
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Strategic planning for growth
Creating a strategic plan is a key component of planning for growth. It will help prepare a realistic vision for the future of your business and maxim...
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Is your business ready to scale?
Is scaling-up the right strategy for you? Understanding how your business is currently performing is key to help you decide.
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Costing and Pricing a Product or Service
It is important to understand the impact of pricing on profitability and be able to choose the best pricing strategy for a business.
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Creating a Marketing Strategy
This factsheet explains the importance of having a marketing strategy, and how to use it properly to maximise the success of a business. It also inclu...
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Profiling Your Target Market
This factsheet provides an introduction to profiling your target market and customers and explains the importance of fully understanding their needs.

News

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Nationwide Building Society has received a £50m gr...
RBS bailout fund provides funding for development
Business Continuity Awareness Week 2019
Monday 13 May through to Friday 17 May 2019.
Community News
New Business West Initiative Manager
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Prosper with a business-academic partnership: appl...
A Knowledge Transfer Partnership could help you collaborate with a university, research organisation...
Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund: for research a...
A fund to strengthen UK science and business innovation and take on the biggest challenges that soci...
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Making Tax Digital becomes law
New digital tax system to give more than one million businesses more financial control.
Community News
Fast growing Wasdell Group invests in US facilitie...
Just the latest step in extending the companies global reach
Community News
Images show new Swindon Science Park
Oxford Architects and Architecture in Motion progressing on project
Good Energy to take major stake in Zap-Map
Electric vehicle charge point app seen as key service.
Community News
Wavin moves to fully renewable energy
Energy company Ørsted appointed for four sites
New ministerial champion to back jobs, growth and ...
Lord Henley to provide local leaders with a single point of contact in the heart of government.
New expert brought in to boost government’s relati...
New 'Small Business Crown Representative' will make sure government gets best value and small busine...

Events

Workshop Community Events Online Marketing Made Easy - August
Swindon 12 Hosted by Business West - Enterprise Services
Workshop Community Events Social Media Made Easy - August
Swindon 12 Hosted by Business West - Enterprise Services
Workshop Community Events Marketing Made Easy - August
Swindon 12 Hosted by Business West - Enterprise Services
Workshop Community Events Social Media Made Easy - September
Swindon 12 Hosted by Business West - Enterprise Services
Workshop Community Events PR Made Easy - September
Swindon 12 Hosted by Business West - Enterprise Services
Workshop Community Events Business Planning and Finance for Business - September
Swindon 12 Hosted by Business West - Enterprise Services
Workshop Community Events Marketing Made Easy - September
Swindon 12 Hosted by Business West - Enterprise Services
Workshop Community Events Business Planning and Finance for Business - October
Swindon 12 Hosted by Business West - Enterprise Services
Workshop Community Events Marketing Made Easy - October
Swindon 12 Hosted by Business West - Enterprise Services
Workshop Community Events Social Media Made Easy - November
Swindon 12 Hosted by Business West - Enterprise Services
Workshop Community Events Marketing Made Easy - November
Swindon 12 Hosted by Business West - Enterprise Services
Business Breakfast Community Events Rooster Talks: Building A Brand with Robin Worrall
Bradford on Avon Free Hosted by Glove Factory Studios

Community Insights

advice
Business Continuity Advice & Guidance
How to prepare your business for those small or large things (accidental or deliberate) which may cause unforeseen problems to your business.
guide
An Introduction to Creating a Food Safety Management System
A Food Safety Management System (FSMS) helps a food business operator avoid potential hazards in food preparation and handling.
advice
Meeting the challenges of growth
As your business grows, different problems and opportunities demand different solutions.
advice
The 5 most common mistakes in preparing and drafting grant proposals
In this article, GRANTfinder Senior Consultant Remco van der Zouw describes what he’s learned over years.
guide
Developing a Marketing Plan
Developing a marketing plan is one of the most effective ways for a small business to survive and thrive, especially in increasingly competitive times
Community News
Is your business taking advantage of the latest technology?
Don't fall behind this fast moving industry.

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