Can you encourage and support more supply chain networking between the area’s businesses?
Can you do more to promote the local business offer? directories, portals?
Could ‘open source’ Research & Development be funded for local businesses in some sectors?
Are there opportunities for academic institutions to link with the needs of local businesses?
Can support services e.g. training, finance, accreditation, advice, be tailored to meet local, sector-specific needs and conditions?