Effective Communication – 11th Nov 2014

A return session by Dr Louise Mullany, this time she’s focusing on ‘Effective Communication in Business’. Full details to follow. The programme: 07:45 – 08:10… Registration, breakfast and networking 08:10 – 08:15… Welcome and introductions 08:10 – 08:45… Dr Louise Mullany will be giving direct insights into effective communication styles...

Future Gazing & Future Shaping – 30th Sept 2014

Nobody can predict the future. However, by studying the latest technology developments, social trends, and data on resource availability, it is possible to predict a range of possible futures. In turn this can allow individuals and organizations to anticipate the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead, and to take actions to shape the...

Making Good Decisions – 25th September 2014

A free one-day workshop for East Midlands SMEs. For any company, making the right decisions is key. Whether those decisions concern hiring, firing, planning or evaluating, difficult decisions will have to be made – and made quickly. This one-day workshop will provide business leaders from the East Midlands access to...

Vertical Farming & Urban Agriculture – 9 & 10 September 2014

The Centre for Urban Agriculture at the University of Nottingham is organising an International Conference on Vertical Farming and Urban Agriculture. This event aims to bring together scientists, engineers, industrialists and policymakers to discuss current ideas, technologies, commercial applications and research opportunities in Vertical Farming and Urban Agriculture. It will evaluate the benefits, opportunities, risks...

Nottingham Jobs – 7th August 2014

‘How to get free recruitment support and funded apprentices through Nottingham City Council’ Presented by Jessica Grice of the Employer Hub & Owen Harvey of the Apprenticeship Hub Case study by the Nottingham CleanTech Centre The Employer Hub offers a recruitment service which can help source the most suitable candidates for...

Nottingham Regional Growth Fund Roadshow – 1 August 2014

Round 6 of the Government’s Regional Growth Fund is now open with over £200 million available to businesses in England. Potential bidders can find out more at regional roadshows running in July and August throughout England. BIS will be hosting an additional roadshow on Friday, 1 August in Nottingham with...

D2N2 Growth Deal

Government and D2N2 – the Local Enterprise Partnership for Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire – 7th July 2014 agreed a £554.4m investment package to accelerate economic growth across Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. The joint investment programme secures £174.4m from the Government’s Local Growth Fund over six years – with £47.4m of...

Health & Safety Headaches?

Make use of of the Chambers FREE health and safety advice service. For the next 6 months we’re offering free health and safety advice to businesses across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. Our accredited health and safety practitioner can help you: Identify cost effective solutions to health and safety problems Avoid gold...

Small Business Charter Award

Nottingham University Business School wins prestigious Small Business Charter Award Nottingham University Business School is celebrating after attaining a Small Business Charter Award in recognition of the role it has played in helping to kick-start British enterprise. The Small Business Charter Award scheme — of which Nottingham University Business School...