Velocity News

New advisers to help local businesses achieve faster growth

This month, Velocity Growth Hub has welcomed three new business advisers to the team dedicated to helping small and medium-sized businesses achieve their growth ambitions. Now a team of seven, Velocity Growth Hub’s experienced advisers provide one-to-one support to businesses tailored to their individual needs. This...

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New business growth workshops

This month, Velocity Growth Hub launches our Spring/ Summer series of ERDF-funded business support workshops.  All workshops are free of charge and available to small and medium-sized businesses in the South East Midlands area, who aspire to grow their business. Topics were chosen following a survey of...

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Innovation Bridge

Supporting your business to innovate and grow with free advice, access to specialist university expertise and grants. Innovation Bridge is partly financed by £1.948 million from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). Innovation Bridge is a three-year business support project worth nearly £4m, running until summer...

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Cranfield Masters in Management Internship Programme

Cranfield School of Management are reaching out to companies to ask whether they might consider sponsoring one of our MSc in Management students for a three-month paid in-company internship from June to August each year. The importance of industry experience cannot be underestimated, and so...

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Apprenticeship Support for the South East Midlands

Employers across the South East Midlands are being given the chance to expand their workforce and embrace the new world of apprenticeships. A new project has been launched to encourage employers to integrate apprentices into their existing staffing structures, helping create new jobs and get people...

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Skills Show July 2017 – employers and exhibitors needed

Prospects would very much appreciate if you could be a part of their event this summer! Exhibitors and experiences are needed to reflect local sector including high performance technical engineering; construction; food manufacturing/technology; creative/cultural; shoe industry; & logistics. Employers are needed to come up with...

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