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Business support

Business support

The LEP works with partner organisations to provide support to businesses within our area.

West of England Growth Hub has been developed to help businesses in the West of England to grow and expand:

  • An online portal
  • Access to a connected network of business knowledge
  • Client and partner benefits

Skills junction is a dedicated skills search engine that enables you to access information on:

  • A wide variety of courses
  • Training opportunities
  • Training organisations

Apprenticeship Hub West encourages employers to grow their businesses by taking on apprentices by bringing together:

  • WE Local Enterprise Partnership
  • National Apprenticeship Service
  • Training Providers

Business West provide a whole host of tools and advice on their site including:

  • business advice clinics
  • business coaches
  • tax advice

Federation for Small Businesses is a national body which has useful tools including:

  • Mentoring programmes
  • Networking events
  • Business roadshows

We also have a cross-cutting SME Business Support Group as part of the LEP structure which meets regularly and reports to the LEP Board. Further information on this group can be found here.

 

Sector and cross cutting groups

Sector and cross cutting groups

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