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Coronavirus could change the way we do business for the better

Whilst businesses are still grappling with surviving the lockdown, it’s becoming clear that things will never be the same again. We’re still having regular conversations with members and some of them...
Ian Bell
Ian Bell
Business West
Posted on: 17.04.20
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How to manage a remote workforce during the coronavirus outbreak

If you are one of those companies who are concerned about how your business will cope moving towards a remote working environment, don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. By following the four tips we...
Dakota Murphey
Dakota Murphey
Posted on: 17.04.20
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Compassionate leadership – how you can support your team during challenging times

Leadership is quite often linked to words such as strong, resilient, brave and bold; however compassionate leadership is a key quality and in the midst of an international crisis, it is increasingly...
Charlie Paradise
Charlie Paradise
Swindon Borough Council
Posted on: 16.04.20
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How to look after your staff’s mental health during coronavirus

Are you feeling anxious? Suffering from mood swings? Angry? Despairing? Paranoid? Well, you’re not alone – levels of employee anxiety are soaring with fears around coronavirus. This is affecting...
Laura Ross
Laura Ross
Business West
Posted on: 30.03.20
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3 questions with Lisa Opie, Managing Director of BBC Studios

UWE , in partnership with Business West, runs an annual lecture series that brings top business leaders to Bristol. We caught up with Lisa Opie, Managing Director of BBC Studios before she gave her...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 16.03.20
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Health Secretary outlines coronavirus response at BCC annual conference

Despite the cancellation of a number of large-scale business events such as the Geneva Roadshow due to the coronavirus outbreak, British Chambers of Commerce’s annual conference went ahead as planned...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 11.03.20
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IWD 2020: Q&A with Sarah Dixon, UK General Manager at Praxair Surface Technologies

As part of International Women’s Day, we interview Sarah Dixon, on her role at Praxair Surface Technologies , her views on women in business and what a more gender-balanced worldview means to her...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 09.03.20
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IWD2020: Q&A with Ilham Said, Founder of Engineer2Engineer

As part of International Women’s Day we interview Ilham Said, on her role as founder of Engineer2Engineer, and her views on women in business.
Leigh Jenkins
Leigh Jenkins
Enterprise Europe Network
Posted on: 08.03.20
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IWD2020: Q&A with Kate Sneddon, CEO at Biovault

As part of International Women’s Day we interview Kate Sneddon, on her role at Biovault, her views on women in business and what a more gender-balanced world-view means to her.
Leigh Jenkins
Leigh Jenkins
Enterprise Europe Network
Posted on: 08.03.20
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