Latest News

14 Aug

Impact of lost businesses felt in latest employment figures

The impact of a number of high-profile business closures earlier in the year has begun to filter through to the unemployment figures for the East Midlands.

14 Aug

Rural Community Awards Now Open

The Plunkett Foundation is welcoming applications for this year’s annual awards celebrating achievements of rural community businesses in tackling rural issues.

08 Aug

Seasalt launches new IT support partnership with Retail Assist

Cornish womenswear retailer, Seasalt has partnered with Retail Assist for IT Support

Growing Your Business

 

The D2N2 Growth Hub exists to enable you to 'power up your business' in the UK's most inspirational postcode area.

Call us on 0333 006 9178 with your specific enquiry regarding growing your business in D2N2.

We can guide you through local access to finance and sources of business advice within the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership area.

Our focus is on developing the eight D2N2 Priority Sectors.


Case Studies

Find out how local business used services and funding to prosper.


Information you may need when planning to grow your business could include:


Location

Choosing the Right Premises

Find out what you need to know to make sure you choose the right premises for your business.


Employing People

Employing people can be daunting, information and advice to help you to get it right.


Innovation

Innovation and New Products

How to innovate your products and services to help develop your business.


Regulation, Accreditation and Business Security

Better Business Regulation

Making business regulations easier to access and understand.

Quality Accreditations

Aim to work toward gaining a recognised quality standard or accreditation.

Protecting Your Business

Advice to help you protect yourself from the many common pitfalls in business.


An Online Presence

Local Support to develop Your Business Online

Develop your business with a strong and powerful online identity.

Do More Online - Business Is Great

Aiming to help small business get digital skills to improve and save money.

Go faster with superfast broadband in Derbyshire or Nottinghamshire.


Business Development and Promotion

Marketing Your Business

Resources and guides to help you plan and develop your marketing strategy.

New Business Opportunities and Tenders

Take advantage of opportunities available to your business.

Exporting

Information on developing new export markets.

Business Awards

Providing opportunities for companies to showcase their successes and raise their profile.