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Pioneering business support initiative launched across Nottinghamshire

A new drive to boost the Nottinghamshire economy and create jobs by championing business innovation has been launched. Managed by Oxford Innovation, Pioneer 10 Notts is a free growth coaching programme for entrepreneurs in Nottinghamshire. Tailored for start-up and growing businesses, the programme includes; workshops, online tools and one-to-one support...

East Midlands Scale Up programme launched

The East Midlands Scale Up programme has been launched to seek out the most ambitious high growth companies from across the region who have a desire and the ability to successfully scale their organisations. The programme is initially open to just 50 businesses with the potential to quickly reach the next level of...

£1500 grant available to take on a University of Nottingham graduate intern

The University of Nottingham is offering a £1,500 grant to support companies to take on a University of Nottingham graduate through the Nottingham Internship Scheme. “A great calibre of students” A graduate internship can be an excellent way to complete a project that your company might not otherwise have the resources for, or...

Work experience partnerships offered by Politics

The School of Politics and International Relations at The University of Nottingham is committed to enhancing graduate employability. Recent research has shown that work experience is now just as important to employer organisations as is degree course and classification. We have therefore established structured Placement Programmes and Employer Partnerships for our...

Ingenuity nominated for a Guardian University Award

The University of Nottingham has been nominated for a Guardian University Award for an innovative project which uses expertise and insights from Arts academics to help businesses look at their issues in a different way. The University’s Ingenuity programme provides workshops and seminars for businesses, giving them the opportunity to...

SABRE Postgraduate Internship Programme 2016

Assisting innovative companies to develop products and services in the space sector. Calling all companies to host a graduate this summer.  The SABRE Internship programme 2016 will be made up of several calls for projects during the year. Each project selected will be eligible for financial support to go towards...

Nottingham’s New Tech Start-Ups Celebrated

Each November Nott Tuesday celebrates Nottingham’s newest generation of tech start-ups from the past year. This year, the cream of Nottingham’s new tech start-up companies were given the opportunity to compete for a cash prize of up to £2,500 and face-to-face sit-downs with the hottest start-up programmes around, at the...

Nottinghamshire ‘Dragons Den’

The British Indian Business Forum (BIBF) Nottinghamshire and the High Sheriff Dr Jas Bilkhu are inviting applications from budding entrepreneurs to apply for a grant to support their business development. BIBF is a partnership of local highly successful Indian business men and professionals that supports economic development and business growth....

The Next Big Thing – Book Release

The Next Big Thing explores future revolutions that will determine how things are made, who we share the planet with, where resources come from, and the evolution of the human species. Beyond 2030, the way we live today will no longer be sustainable. We will therefore need to develop technologies...