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17 Oct

Latest employment figures confirm robust regional economy

Employment in the East Midlands continues to evidence a robust regional economy according to figures released this morning.

17 Oct

Shell Springboard: Calling all low-carbon SME's

The application window for Shell Springboard is now open and will close at 10am on Monday, 29th October.

15 Oct

Search has started for the year's most enterprising women

The annual quest to find the region’s most successful and inspirational businesswomen has begun.

About D2N2 Growth Hub

 

D2N2 Growth Hub - Power up your business!

The D2N2 Growth Hub is a vital network for growing and ambitious businesses across Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

 


At the heart of everything we do is a thriving business community that has the potential, ambition and commitment to grow, from small to medium sized enterprises to large, established businesses.

The Growth Hub team includes dedicated, experienced and expert advisers who give free, impartial advice to help businesses grow. This support is available to start-ups, growing businesses and companies who are ready to scale up their operations.

There is a vast array of services on offer from the public, private and third sectors but many businesses struggle to find the best services to fit their needs. The D2N2 Growth Hub fills this gap by providing up-to-date, valuable and relevant information, guidance and support – saving you time and helping you to focus on what’s important for your success.

So whether you need access to finance to expand, guidance on the latest legislation or practical business support the D2N2 Growth Hub is here to help.

Once you have connected with the D2N2 Growth Hub we will shout about your success, give you access to workshops and events, share the latest funding news and keep you informed of any regional or national programmes that will help with your growth plans.


The D2N2 Growth Hub aims to:

  • Create awareness of the benefits of taking up the business services available
  • Help businesses understand what services they should be using, and why
  • Help business leaders to make informed choices about the service providers they engage with
  • Encourage more businesses to work with business service providers and to keep on working with them as they address evolving challenges and opportunities
  • Help service providers to understand what customers need and to shape their offer to better match the evolving needs of businesses
  • Work with the public, private and third sectors to find ways of appropriately filling the 'gaps'
  • Increasingly allow the D2N2 Growth Hub to be recognised as the place to go for information and advice about the business services market in the D2N2 area.

We work with many partners in the public and private sector, to find out more about how we work you may wish to read:-