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17 Apr

Driver recruitment firm reveals secret to success

A Nottinghamshire recruitment firm has doubled turnover in the past 12 months thanks to a “change of mindset”.

16 Apr

Employment improves but fluctuations suggest lack of confidence among employers

The number of people in work in the East Midlands rose in the three months to the end of February according to figures released this morning.

15 Apr

Going Green - Berkeley Inns install electric vehicle charging points at all sites

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Funding secured to help supply chain grow

January 26th, 2015

UKCES is investing over £875,000 in six pilot projects across the country, all aimed at developing innovative ways of boosting leadership and management skills in UK businesses.

Chamber Welcomes Latest Good News on Jobs

January 21st, 2015

In Derby and Derbyshire, there were 491 fewer Jobseekers’ Allowance (JSA) claimants in December than there were in November, representing an annual fall of 5,517, or 36%.

Business Rates Reform

December 3rd, 2014

George Cowcher, Chief Executive of the East Midlands Chamber, which represents businesses in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire, said: “With a General Election now firmly on the horizon, the Chancellor was never going to deliver an Autumn Stat

Government Funding to Support Small Business Growth

December 1st, 2014

Small businesses (SMEs) across the UK are being offered the chance to receive £2,000 towards a series of growth advice workshops and one-to-one mentoring support through the new Small Business Charter Growth Vouchers Scheme.