The concept (widely referred to as Growth Hubs) is currently being trialled across the country. The key objective is to raise awareness of the different forms of business support that are available for start up and existing businesses.
The D2N2 Growth Hub links businesses with an ambition to grow in the D2N2 area, the UK's Most Inspirational Postcode, with support and information, the Growth Hub is the gateway for businesses in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.
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 improve the ability of businesses in the D2N2 area to value and engage appropriately with business service providers (be they public or private), and to help business service providers to improve their offer.
LLEP Business Gateway is a brand new business support service for Leicester and Leicestershire. This ‘one-stop shop’ Growth Hub offers access to a wide range of business related support, initially through a website and telephone advisory service.
LLEP Business Gateway provides a signposting service to different forms of business support that are available; whether for those looking to start-up or already in business, we’re sure there is something that will be of interest for all. This includes business support that is available from local and national partners across a wide range of industries and sectors.
This service is for anyone who is considering starting their own business, or those who are already in business and in need of support and assistance.
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Lobbying & Campaigning
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Strategy and Influence Group
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Quarterly Economic Survey
The Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) is the regional barometer of business confidence.
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Initiatives to help young people develop essential employability skills.
A range of packages help reduce the risks of trading with a new client.
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D2N2 Growth Hub
The D2N2 Growth Hub links businesses in the D2N2 area with support and information.
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Advice and information on the funding options available to new businesses.
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Current sources of local funding for businesses in the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire region.
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National Funding & Grants
National business support products available to growing companies in the region.
The latest information for accessing finance and news regarding financial support.