Velocity News

Higher Apprenticeships – Planning for the Levy

The University of Bedfordshire is hosting an information day for local employers looking to find out more about the changes to the way apprenticeships are funded and delivered. The Apprenticeships Employer Engagement event will be held on Friday 23rd September at the University’s Putteridge Bury campus...

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We are Sponsoring the Corby Business Awards

We are sponsoring this years Corby Business Awards, which will take place on 30th September 2016 at the Rockingham Forest Hotel in Corby. The full list of categories is; NEW BEST USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA New for 2016, we wanted to celebrate those companies who go above and beyond...

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Brexit – What Does It Mean To Your Business?

HMRC has this week confirmed that in 2015 exports to the EU from South East Midlands-based businesses amounted to over £4.7 billion and in the same year total exports from local businesses was over £7.8 billion. With exporting so central to our local economy we have...

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Velocity Marketplace

Suppliers of business services who are looking to secure more work locally have a new outlet for promoting themselves in the South East Midlands, courtesy of Velocity Growth Hub. Velocity Marketplace is an online directory for local businesses to find suppliers and professional advisers and in...

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Velocity Helps Ease Growing Pains for Businesses

One of Velocity’s new business advisers reflects on a busy time helping local businesses that are dealing with the challenges of growth. Aruna Bhagwan joined Velocity in January this year to support businesses in Bedford and the north of the county and she has been impressed...

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