Putting your business needs at the heart of our strategy

Helping you measurably engage, enrich and enhance your business. The Chamber represents a complex business ecosystem in the heartland of the UK. Whatever the sector, shape or size of your organisation, our primary focus is to help you thrive.

At the Heart of East Midlands Business News and Events

22 March 2019

TV's Jason makes spectacular entrance at Chamber's Annual Dinner

He arrived centre stage on a hoverboard
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20 March 2019

Brexit-eve conference will discuss challenges and opportunities

Chamber-led event will discuss how the East Midlands can continue to lead in the sector
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20 March 2019

Reaction to Prime Minister asking for Article 50 extension

Last thing business needs is more delay
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14 March 2019

Chamber reacts to MPs voting to ask EU to allow an extension to Article 50

Clear direction is needed to prevent further 'kicking the can down the road'
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13 March 2019

Chamber reaction to MPs’ vote to reject no-deal Brexit

If it removes the risk of a disorderly divorce, we have to support it
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13 March 2019

Holding Spring Statement failed to send strong message to EU and wider world

'Deal Dividend Statement' promised for the summer
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13 March 2019

Tariffs announcement will bring winners and losers, says Chamber

Protections remain for some sectors but we'll lose trade deal negotiating leverage
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12 March 2019

Chamber reaction to the second meaningful vote

Nothing new, nothing on which business can build, nothing to instil confidence
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11 March 2019

Latest business Brexit video includes strong message to Chancellor Hammond

Use every incentive at our disposal to send message that UK plc will remain open for business, says Chamber
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11 March 2019

International flavour to Spring Statement roundtable event

Businesses to discuss Spring Statement as it happens
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Helping your business grow, whether through optimising processes, upskilling your people or reducing costs through membership benefits – the Chamber connects you to funding, skills, new people, expert help and provides a platform where you and your business can flourish.

How can I grow faster with the Chamber's help?

Whether you want to network, exhibit, learn more about what’s going on in your sector through industry forums – the Chamber helps you access hundreds of opportunities to meet and connect with businesses in the East Midlands every year.

How can I connect with the right people
with the Chamber's help?

To stay competitive means you need good people, with the right skills who feel valued and appreciated – the Chamber can provide you with expert analysis of your current situation, connect you with fully- or partially-subsidised training or even introduce you to new talent.

How can I develop skills more effectively
with the Chamber's help?

Reaching and influencing the right person, whether it’s your industry sector peers, your local MP, a specific Government department or simply people who need what you do – the Chamber is an authoritative body which has the status and mandate to ensure your voice is heard by the right people.

How can I influence the right people
with the Chamber's help?

Whether your business currently operates overseas or not – the Chamber’s award-winning International Trade team can help enable businesses at all stages of the export journey - from start-ups to multinationals - to be successful in overseas markets.

How can I possibly profit more from international business?

 

 

We know that every business is different and that means different priorities, different pressure points, different aims and objectives and, of course, different budgets – the Chamber doesn’t take a one-size-fits-all approach to membership. Our membership criteria is based on the size of your business, so the amount you pay to become a member is relative - minimising risk and maximising value.

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