A supplier of translation and logistic support services to government and industry clients throughout the UK and Europe has put a team through a leadership and team skills programme.
Established family firm CF Roberts has been training its next generation of leaders with the help of GEL’s Supervisor Development Programme.
After leaving school with few qualifications and starting his working life as a storeman at SPP Pumps Ltd in Coleford, he is now a member of the firm’s management team and is studying for a degree.
Zoe Thomas has seized new career opportunities, taking on a managerial role at her firm after completing leadership and IT qualifications with Gloucestershire Enterprise Ltd.
Usually a degree takes three years, but this programme recognises previous practical business management experience, allowing students to go straight to the final year.
Hotels in Stroud and the Cotswolds are limbering up for Gloucester’s forthcoming Rugby World Cup matches as fans snap up accommodation as far afield as Tetbury, Westonbirt and even Bibury.