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Free Workshops to Grow Your Business


TWO FREE BUSINESS WORKSHOPS will give local business men and women in Broxtowe advice on how to grow their customer base, maximise branding, secure funding and more next month.

The sessions, run by the D2N2 Growth Hub in partnership with Broxtowe Borough Council include:

Thursday 15th June, 9.00am to 4.30pm, Eastwood Hall, Mansfield Road, Eastwood
• Morning session: access to finance for growth
• Lunch and networking
• Afternoon session: how to maximise your brand

Tuesday 20th June, 12.00pm to 5.00pm, Beeston Town Hall, Foster Avenue, Beeston
• One to one Broxtowe business health check surgery with support provided by a D2N2 Growth Hub business adviser who can identify business needs for growth and direct businesses to the most appropriate routes to make expansion a reality
• Slots available to book at 12.00pm until 1.00pm, 1.20pm until 2.20pm, 2.40pm until 3.40pm and 4.00pm until 5.00pm

John O’Donnell, Business Finance Manager at the Growth Hub said: “The Growth Hub can help businesses re-focus and direct them into the many financial and practical support programs that are available so they become more profitable, efficient and contribute to the growth of our local economy.

“Two of the most asked for areas of support are around finance and marketing so these workshops are an ideal opportunity for local businesses to learn new skills that will hopefully boost their business performance and growth.”

To book for Thursday 15th event, please visit

To book an appoint at Broxtowe business heath check surgery, please email eooi.eeomn@rxoegvucnmcdvlpetbotw.o.k or call 0115 917 3826

For more information, please contact Broxtowe Borough Council on 0115 917 3826, email eooi.eeomn@rxoegvucnmcdvlpetbotw.o.k or visit