D2N2 Growth Hub
The D2N2 Growth Hub covers Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire and links businesses with an ambition to grow with available support and information.
For example, for many businesses there are difficulties in finding a good supplier, a better deal, or even to decide what their strategy should be and what assistance might help them to realise their potential
The overarching aim of the D2N2 Growth Hub is to help businesses value and engage appropriately with business service providers (be they public or private), and to help business service providers to improve their offer.
Visit the D2N2 Growth Hub website www.d2n2growthhub.co.uk or call the helpline on 0333 006 9178
SCR Growth Hub
The Sheffield City Region Growth Hub also covers the whole of the Derbyshire Dales area. It aims to be a single point of contact for all business support across the SCR area. A number of programmes are available supporting access to finance, export, skills, new business and innovation.
Business growth advisors are available to work with a business to understand the issues and provide advice and information. This could include for example, business planning, sales and marketing, suppliers, financial planning and projections, manufacturing support, systems and processes or HR issues.
Energy for Business
This programme aims to help businesses become more energy efficient Offered by the University of Nottingham it is available to SME businesses in the Derbyshire Dales. If you want to adopt sutainable and renewable energy technologies this programme can offer 2-3 days of funded consultancy time.
For more information contact: Tim.Saunders1@nottingham.ac.uk or download the brochure. www.nottingham.ac.uk/research/groups/etri/index.aspx