Abri’s Create boosts self-employment skills in free training course

Shaping Portsmouth and Abri are working closely with the wider team within our Skills & Employability Programme to work through a 5 year skills strategy for the city. The objective is to have a highly skilled and motivated work force which will be utilised by our local businesses and to help as many people as […]

Digital Enablement programme wins Teach Portsmouth Partnership Award

On Thursday 5th July our Bridging Portsmouth’s Digital Divide programme, which is led for Shaping by Hasmukh “Husky” Patel and delivered alongside Portsmouth City Council, The Thinking Schools Academy Trust, and The Hive, won the Partnership Award at the Teach Portsmouth Awards 2021. The award recognises two or more organisations who have worked together on […]

Fareham College becomes a Shaping Patron

We at Shaping Portsmouth are very pleased to announce that Fareham College has joined us a Patron. Fareham College first came on board to support our successful 100 in 100 campaign, also the first time all four local colleges collaborated with us on a single project, and we’re looking forward to working with them on […]

Smarter shopping – what Full Fibre means for the future of retail

For some time, we’ve been hearing about the decline of physical retail, spurred on by the digital age and our growing preference for the online marketplace. In the 10 years between January 2010 and January 2020, for example, the UK lost over 50,000 shops. Despite that, physical retailers still hold much of the market share. […]

4th August: CIPD Wessex Independent People Professionals’ (HR, L&D, OD&D) Special Interest Group

Theme: Marketing for Business Development, plus networking Main Point of Contact Name: Martine Bolton Main Point of Contact Email: martine.bolton@sunshinedevelopment.co.uk Date of Event: 2021-08-04 Start Time: 12:00 End Time: 01:30 The event will be: Online Location: Via Zoom Registration Instructions: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/independent-people-professionals-marketing-for-business-development-tickets-158173293579

18th November: Big Networking Night 2021

Name of Event: Big Networking Night 2021 Main Point of Contact Name: Jaimes Harrington Main Point of Contact Email: jaimes.harrington@port.ac.uk Date of Event: 2021-11-18 Start Time: 18:00 End Time: 21:00 The event will be: In Person Location: Boathouse 7 Main Road H M Naval Base PO1 3PX Registration Instructions: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/big-networking-night-2021-bnn21-tickets-80212763535 Link to more details: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/big-networking-night-2021-bnn21-tickets-80212763535

Join the Shaping Team: Business Operations Manager

Shaping Portsmouth is pleased to announce that with the continued growth of the organisation, we have a vacancy for a new role within the Shaping team. We are looking for a Business Operations Manager to run selected management systems and support both the Head of Programmes & Partners and projects for the CEO’s office. Key responsibilities […]

The News joins the Shaping Team

We at Shaping are very pleased to welcome The News as the latest local organisation to become a Patron. Since the very start of Shaping’s formation The News has been a great supporter of our work and has helped us with both news coverage and Editor Mark Waldron’s personal commitment and activity on a number […]