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Networking in Derby

Derby Networking ClubThe Derby Networking Club meets once a month at the Oberio Business Hub on Pride Park.Frequency – MonthlyTime – Breakfast/morningCost – £10 per meetingFurther details – Derby HubThe Derby Hub is a diverse group with a guest speaker, discussing a specialist subject.Frequency – Bi weeklyTime – LunchtimeCost – £15 per meeting (visitor) […]

Are you missing out on R&D tax credits?

There are thousands of pounds being lost in tax relief by eligible companies every year. This reflects the common misconception that Research and Development (R&D) is confined to manufacturing plants, tech giants or research laboratories, when in reality, the ideas and inspirations that move industries forward have their roots in everyday innovation by the professionals […]

Small Business Support in Derby

If you are an SME in Derby or Derbyshire, are you aware of the support available for your business? Here we take a look at some of the options available. Apprenticeship Grant If considering employing an apprentice, employing a 16-18 year old makes you eligible for a £1,000.00 grant. Employing an apprentice allows you to […]