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East Midlands Chamber News

News from September 2011

30 September 2011

A significant number of employers in Nottingham have yet to decide how they will prepare for the implementation of the city's controversial Workplace Parking Levy next year.
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30 September 2011

Don't keep struggling!

Caroline Feneley launches 'Mind and Business' and introduces the innovative 'Integrating Mind and Business Programme' for Business Owners.
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24 September 2011

Children 1st Is Best in Business

Childcare chain Children 1st @ Breedon House has been named as Business of the Year at the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce's Nottinghamshire's BEST Business Awards 2011.
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23 September 2011

Can you help a budding entrepreneur?

Volunteer business mentors are required for a new project to help individuals who have been unemployed for six-months or more to set up and start their own businesses.
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22 September 2011

Chamber Welcomes Ashes Return

Commenting on the announcement that Trent Bridge has won the right to host Ashes Tests in 2013 and 2015, along with a number of other international Test Matches and one day games, George Cowcher, Chief Executive of the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamb
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21 September 2011

September In Business Now Online

September's issue of In Business, the Chamber's official magazine, is now online. This month's issue includes an awards special, an in-depth look at intellectual property rights and a cover story featuring TV star Sarah Beany, fo Property Ladder fame. It
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21 September 2011

Chamber Conference To Boost Global Trade

A panel of high profile business leaders will help local firms to boost their exports at the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce's third annual international trade conference in November.
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21 September 2011

Opportunity For funded Driver Training

Under 25's Funded Driver Training The launch of a new Young Driver Insurance scheme. Funded training for the under 25's, utilising products of various recognised UK Motor Insurers.
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16 September 2011

Education On Agenda At Ashfield Skills Summit

Business, education and political leaders from Ashfield are set meet to discuss ways to equip youngsters with the skills, qualifications and training they require to meet local business needs at a special skills focus group on 30 September.
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15 September 2011

New Sustainability Forum

Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce is about to launch a Sustainability Forum, an exciting new initiative which aims to build on the success of the Chamber's former Carbon Reduction Forum.
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13 September 2011

New cross media marketing solution

Perspektiv, the award winning Nottingham-based specialists in creative data-driven direct marketing, is now providing a new specialist Cross Media Marketing solution to complement their personalised direct mail and email marketing services.
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12 September 2011

Banking Shake-up Must Not Hold Back Business

Commenting on the publication of the final report by the Independent Commission on Banking, George Cowcher, Chief Executive of the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce, said: "Whilst there is clearly a need to ensure our banking system is ro
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12 September 2011

Businesses on board to reduce litter

Fast-food and takeaway businesses are being urged by Chesterfield Borough Council to sign up to a new voluntary code of conduct to help reduce litter. It's estimated that fast-food wrappers top the list of rubbish dropped in more than half the UK's cities
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8 September 2011

Shepherd PR expands

Shepherd PR has expanded on the back of increased demand and investment in state-of-the-art technology.
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8 September 2011

Recent DNCC TV News Coverage

The Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with other local organisations, has played a leading role in ensuring that the campaign in support of Bombardier and the Thameslink furore has stayed in the public eye.
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7 September 2011

Play Football For England

Bring Your Boots - Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber members have the chance to play alongside the England Legends against Scotland at Pride Park live on ITV tomorrow night, in aid of the John Hartson Foundation.
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7 September 2011

D2N2 Newsletter Issue 3 Now Live

The latest edition of the Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottighamshire (D2N2) Local Enterprise Partnership newsletter has been published and is available to view on the LEP's website, www.d2n2lep.org.
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5 September 2011

Bombardier - Made In Britain Blog

Derbyshire and Nottinghmashire Chamber members can keep up-to-date with all the latest news from the official campaign to support Bombardier by visiting its blogsite http://kevinjowen-madeinbritain.blogspot.com.
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2 September 2011

East Midlands Chambers of Commerce Tender

The East Midlands Chambers of Commerce has just released an invitation to tender to recruit a supplier to deliver a three-phase independent evaluation of its Business Steps and Transformational ICT contracts.
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2 September 2011

New Flights From East Mids To Frankfurt

bmi Regional will be the only airline to operate flights direct to Frankfurt from East Midlands Airport and onward connections with our parent company Lufthansa via the Frankfurt Airport hub.
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1 September 2011

Bombardier Jobs Fair

Chamber members and other businesses are being asked to support Bombardier workers facing redundancy at a forthcoming jobsfair.
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