Blog

Keep up-to-date with the latest business news, marketing best practices, success stories and more with content produced by the Business West team and members. Would you like to contribute? Take a look at our blogging guidelines and get in touch.

Emerging into the sunlight

Many of our Bath Chamber & Initiative members adapted quickly to the early challenges of the pandemic, organising different ways of working, which have proved largely successful. They have saved...
Ian Bell
Ian Bell
Business West
Posted on: 11.06.21
Read more

The Western Gateway links with the Forest of Dean

We had a stimulating and encouraging Business & Economy Meeting this week looking at what the Western Gateway means for the Forest of Dean with nearly 50 attendees. The Western Gateway, launched...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Business West
Posted on: 27.05.21
Read more

Bristol's Creative Youth Network helps young people develop skills for the future

What does it take to build a young person? Throughout our early lives, most of us build up a ‘toolkit’ of skills and attributes that we need to thrive as independent adults – but for young people...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Business West
Posted on: 20.05.21
Read more

How to optimise your online networking activities

Networking is part of many business development strategies. Done correctly, it can be an effective way of building strong relationships with clients and other individuals, with the end-goal of...
Luke Marshall
Luke Marshall
Posted on: 19.05.21
Read more

ScaleUp Week 2021: 10 South West ScaleUps to watch

We highlight 10 rising stars in the vibrant South West Scale-up firmament that are growing rapidly with support from Innovate UK EDGE and DIT.
James Cortis
James Cortis
Business West
Posted on: 19.05.21
Read more

Q&A with Amanda Gallagher, Corporate Partnerships Fundraiser at Children’s Hospice South West

Tell us a little about yourself; your job role and career background? I’m Amanda Gallagher, Corporate Partnerships Fundraiser at Children’s Hospice South West, Charlton Farm. My role is to make it as...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Business West
Posted on: 21.04.21
Read more

Digital support for family run businesses – apply by 28 April!

Evolve Digital is a fully funded national programme which offers family businesses the opportunity to identify hotspots in their processes which could be improved by digital technology.
Fay Daniels
Fay Daniels
Business West
Posted on: 20.04.21
Read more

The benefits of eco-friendly waste management for a small business

As a small business, there are a lot of things to consider when starting out, and how to manage your waste may not be top of your priority list. However, there are a lot of reasons why eco-friendly...
Harvey Holloway
Harvey Holloway
Posted on: 14.04.21
Read more

The Start-up's Guide to Marketing in a Saturated Market

Any start-up has to quickly find its audience and convince potential customers that it’s worth checking out. Often, the new company will be doing this while competing with well-established businesses...
Eleanor Hecks
Eleanor Hecks
Designerly
Posted on: 01.04.21
Read more

Pages

Filter results

  • Back to Business Logo

    We are providing guidance & support on COVID-19 for businesses, employers and employees in the region. 

Twitter

  • RT : I'm chairing a free event on Bristol's recovery and what the future holds for our city. Great panel of experts invo…
  • Day 3: Whilst a great opportunity for the UK, Cornwall and the SW to host a global event and showcase our capabilit…
Visit our Twitter