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22 Mar

TV’s Jason used a hoverboard to make spectacular entrance at Chamber annual dinner

Arriving centre stage spectacularly on a hoverboard, TV’s Gadget Show host and futurologist Jason Bradbury enthralled guests at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner last night with his take on what’s happening in the world of technology.

22 Mar

Public consultation event for the development of Becketwell to be held in Derby's Intu Centre

Members of the public, local residents and businesses will have the opportunity to view proposals for the development of the Becketwell area of the city at a public consultation event, which is taking place in Derby’s intu centre.

21 Mar

Energy Efficiency project wins regional award for second consecutive year!

An energy efficiency project run by a partnership between Derby City Council and Derbyshire County Council has been announced as a winner at this year’s East Midlands Energy Efficiency awards.

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.