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22 Nov

Our Future Derby

A new and exciting initiative which engages primary school children and introduces them to the changing world of work is being rolled-out across 37 primary schools in Derby. Find out how you can get involved.

21 Nov

New EAFRD to help create new jobs for Rural Businesses

The Rural Development Programme for England (RDPE) Growth Programme has opened a new call under the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD) worth £35 million.

18 Nov

Enterprise and Innovation Centre at Nottingham Trent University

The new home for local businesses, start-ups, students, graduates and local entrepreneurs. Nottingham Trent University are opening a dynamic and innovative centre for both entrepreneurs and growing enterprises that want to work and co-locate with them.

Growth Hub Blog

Raising Finance for your Business

June 6th, 2016

Once established, high growth potential small businesses often require additional external finance to achieve their aspirations. According to research undertaken by the British Business Bank, the small business finance markets are responding to some degre

All you may need to know about the Apprenticeship Levy

May 23rd, 2016

In April 2017 the way the Government funds apprenticeships in England is changing. Some employers will be required to contribute to a new apprenticeship levy, and there will be changes to the funding for apprenticeship training for all employers.

Innovate 2 Succeed

May 9th, 2016

It is estimated that well over half of new, innovative products and services launched onto the market fail. For those that are successful there are any number of reasons cited;

NBV Launch Grant For Enterprise

April 18th, 2016

Businesses in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire can access a brand new grant fund to assist them in growing their business.

NatWest raises Fraud Awareness

April 15th, 2016

Fraud techniques continue to evolve as criminals look for new ways to defraud their victims. Everyone is a potential target. NatWest is committed to helping businesses safeguard their money and uses a wide range of fraud prevention and detection processes

Transport and Logistics Resources for Schools

April 11th, 2016

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) have a proactive schools strategy and are involved in developing resources and current careers advice for anyone interested in seeking advice in the logistics and transport sector. An ambitious aim