Dorset LEP is to receive government funding to enable the expansion of the Dorset Careers Hub.
During the Covid-19 pandemic more than 123,000 jobs have been supported in Dorset, either by the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) or by the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme.
People will need to allow extra time for their journey if they are travelling to Bournemouth via Wallisdown from next week
In an effort to close Dorset’s skill gap, Dorset LEP is investing £712,800 into three facility upgrade projects at Bournemouth & Poole College.
If there is one thing lockdown has demonstrated, it is that technology is vital in 2020, so it is good to hear that Dorset is to become a trailblazer in this sphere.
Fears for the future of tourism in Dorset – which is valued at around £1 billion a year, and supports almost 40,000 jobs – has been highlighted in two surveys conducted by Dorset Council’s Visit Dorset team and Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP).
Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has put in place a range of initiatives to support the region’s economy as a response to the immediate impact of the COVID-19 outbreak.
To understand the impact of COVID-19 on Dorset’s business community, Dorset LEP has launched a Business Impact Survey, which is open to businesses of all sizes, the self-employed, and charities in the county.