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Healthy ageing and funding for Business
The healthy ageing challenge asks industry and researchers to develop products and services to help people remain independent, productive, active and ...
Community News
Is your business taking advantage of the latest technology?
Don't fall behind this fast moving industry.
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SMEs & Apprenticeships: Recruiting a Balanced Approach
Navigating apprenticeships from an SME perspective in Swindon & Wiltshire.
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Marketing: Profiling a Target Audience
Do you know who your customers are and their needs?
case study
Plain Action and Vale Action Leader Programme
The Local Action Groups (LAGs) administered by Community First, provide grants to help to increase rural jobs, boost tourism, help businesses grow and...
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New opportunities for architects to grow their own talent
Architects can now offer progression opportunities to their existing workforce or employ new recruits via degree apprenticeships with funding from the...
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Can I apply for financial business support?
Guide to available business support funding for Salisbury businesses

News

Coronavirus - business support - Grants
The Government has announced a number of schemes to support businesses. Regular updates are being ma...
Getting help to apply for Universal Credit
Citizens Advice offer a free, confidential and independent service that can help you every step of t...
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Build and Innovate: Swindon and Wiltshire LEP secu...
Funding will develop new projects that will bring public and private sector investment over the next...
Thousands of business advisers to offer free servi...
Thousands of expert professional and business services advisers have signed up to offer free online ...
Flagship business support programme launches in Sw...
£2.4m business support programme launches
Announcement of National Innovation Centre for Rur...
New centre to help unlock potential of the UK’s rural economies
GWP Group assists with PPE work
1,000 visors to be donated out of new cross-county manufacturing partnership.
Swindon to receive an extra £6.2m in funds
Government support Swindon Borough Council in coronavirus crisis.
Devizes Brewery Converts 3 Tankers of Beer into Ha...
Devizes brewery Wadworth has put three tankers' worth of surplus beer to good use – by having it con...
Parking help provided for front-line workers
Chipside working with local authorities to help support the NHS.
Business Basics Programme
The Business Basics Programme is designed to test innovative ways of encouraging small and medium si...
Innovate UK releases 2019-2020 Delivery Plan
Innovate UK sets out plan to drive sustainable economic growth through business-led innovation.
Community News
Nationwide Building Society has received a £50m gr...
RBS bailout fund provides funding for development
Community News
New Business West Initiative Manager
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...
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Government support to boost skills and prosperity
Philip Hammond today announced a package of measures to support business to boost skills, growth and...
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How Salisbury BID Is Representing You & Your Busin...
Salisbury Bid has outlined how it is supporting it's BID members. They have published the following...

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 LinkedIn 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 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
Conference Lunch Networking South Wiltshire Business Summit
Salisbury 0 Hosted by Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership
Community Events Train the trainer in depth
Trowbridge £160pp Hosted by Wiltshire Training
Workshop Community Events SSW Digital Skills & Employer Engagement Workshop
Melksham , United Kingdom Free

Community Insights

How well are UK colleges and universities communicating through their websites?
We reviewed over 100 websites for universities and colleges across the UK, this is what we found...
14 SEO Myths you don't want to fall for
I started providing SEO services in 2001 and things were a lot simpler than they are now. Things have changed, the number of SEO myths has grown and t...
I’M A BUSINESS MILLENNIAL - WE RESEARCH YOU ON SOCIAL MEDIA BEFORE COMMITTING TO...
In this third ‘Millennial Buying’ article series, the below important topic will be investigated: • The importance of ethics and brand to a Millenn...
Top Tips for Negotiation within a competitive and changing business world!
Negotiation tips for converting business and increasing sales.
Why effective communication is so hard, but so important right now (and some he...
For those of us who manage a business, responsible for people in work, this is a really complicated crisis, made harder by the need to use technology ...
Work Hacks – Microsoft Teams
Does anyone else find it really annoying when your colleagues clog up your inbox with replies saying a short ‘thanks’ or ‘okay cool’?

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