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Forthcoming Events

Business Wales Events Finder:

Use these quick links to get to some of this month’s up and coming skills and training events:

Skills and training
20 Oct 2018
Managing Your Finances
Pencoed
This workshop looks at the key elements of running...
22 Oct 2018
Copy Writing
Cardiff
This highly practical course will help participants...
23 Oct 2018
Introducing Usability Testing
Cardiff
Experience hands-on usability testing and gain valuable...
24 Oct 2018
Presentation Skills
Cardiff
People with excellent communication skills are more...
24 Oct 2018
Managing Your Finances
Merthyr Tydfil
This workshop looks at the key elements of running...
25 Oct 2018
Superfast Business Wales - Sell More with Social Media
Caerphilly
90% of businesses increase brand awareness with social...
25 Oct 2018
Workforce planning and Brexit: addressing talent shortage
Carmarthen
This one-day course highlights why workforce planning...
29 Oct 2018
Mentoring Matters - Business Wales Conference
Northop
After the success of last year’s event in Wrexham,...
30 Oct 2018
The Road From Start-Up to Exit - Growing Your Business For Your Eventual Exit / Sale
Deeside
This workshop is aimed at all growing businesses!...
31 Oct 2018
Superfast Business Wales - Win More Customers with a CRM
Swansea / Abertawe
Using a CRM system could increase your sales by...
1 Nov 2018
GDPR - Taking Action Workshop - Autumn 2018
Cardiff Bay
Delegates attending this session will build a picture...
6 Nov 2018
Superfast Business Wales - Sell More with Social Media
Carmarthen
90% of businesses increase brand awareness with social...
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Press Data

5 compelling reasons for businesses to invest in older workers

Did you know? Within the next five years, one in three people of working age in Wales will be over the age of 50.

Apprenticeships

Wales has developed a highly successful apprenticeship programme with framework completion rates consistently over 80%.

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water

Future-proof your company with a dedicated talent programme.

Jobs Growth Wales

Tap into a pool of enthusiasm - we’ll help find someone right for your business and support their employment.

Welsh Government News

Mainetti

Apprenticeships improve engagement for Wrexham manufacturer.

Redrow homes

Apprenticeships bridge skills gaps for national housebuilder.

Programme creates 2000 jobs in Wales

The Accelerated Growth Programme forms part of the Welsh Government's Business Wales Entrepreneur and SME support services.The aim of the programme is to support and develop Start up and SME's within Wales that have high growth aspirations and potential.    

Barclays (YouTube)

How do I recruit staff with the talent to drive the business forward?

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