Category Archives: Grants for Business

ICT Grant Funding

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Looking to enhance your current ICT systems but have a limited budget? Then this could be the answer you have been looking for! If your business is based in the following areas then you need to keep on reading. Ashfield District Council Bassetlaw District Council Bolsover District Council Boston Borough Council Chesterfield Borough Council Corby Borough Council Derby City Council East Lindsey District Council Leicester City Council Lincoln City Council Mansfield District Council Nottingham City Council Oadby and Wigston Borough Council           This discretionary funding programme will provide 50% towards ICT expenditure with the minimum grant amount … Read More

Open Invitation to the Rtec Launch Event Friday 27th June.

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Its going to be a great event with superb networking opportunities so bring your business cards. Please email rtec@exeid.com to confirm your place at the event or for the seminar sessions Seminar Sessions 4:00 – Francine Pickering, Clarity Marketing – Measurable Marketing, how to make sure you never waste money on marketing again 4:30 – Manjit Rana, Ingenin – Can innovative Tech make traditional industries like insurance ‘interesting’?   5:00 – Amir Bazrafshan, Apricot Marketing – 5 key things everyone should know about Video Marketing   MAIN EVENT Networking from 4:00 onwards 5:00 – Ken Clarke QC MP arrival 5.25 … Read More

We examine why everyone should have a hot-desk in the 21st Century.

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Life has never been running at such a break-neck speed as it is today. I’m surprised you’ve got time to read this. I’m surprised I’ve got time to *write* this. Internet, apps, latest news, ‘being the first’ culture, hashtags and instantaneous media are only encouraging us to move faster and enhance our productivity to a super-human level. So it’s only fitting that a solution to commuting, freelancing and start-up businesses would have peaked on the horizon. That solution is hot-desking. We offer hot-desk spaces to everybody who requires one, and with locations across the country and recently it’s become easy … Read More

TechCityNotts announces Nottingham NTech Grant Fund for Business

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Our friends at TechCityNottingham (Twitter @techcitynotts) have just informed us of some exciting news. Whilst Nottingham City council has come under criticism for its lack of support for small businesses in the past it seems that things may well be changing. A number of new initiatives designed to assist the SME sector have been introduced. We’ve talked about some of these before  (click here for info) but one of the more recent initiatives which seems to have slipped under the radar is the N’Tech Grant fund. TechCityNotts and Exeid are therfore delighted to be able to pass on  this information  … Read More

Exeid client Scholarship Press launches urban ballet calendar for Christmas!

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Scholarship Press was formed in 2000 and in 2012, Tim Elwood decided to move his creative design agency to Exeids’ Stanford House. Tim quotes “One of the main benefits of moving to Stanford House was having a glorious city centre location, enabling us to network with a significant number of other organisations”. With help from the Nottingham City Council jobs fund, a new member was swiftly recruited! Lauren Smedley was hired in July 2013, adding a youthful insight and flare to the company’s repertoire.   Tim quotes, “There is no way I could have taken on an apprentice working from … Read More

UKTI is a great place if you are thinking about Exporting.

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This is a really short post just to illustrate the potential benefits of working with the UKTI if you have a business, product, or service that you believe could benefit from promotion via Exporting. By way of example, if you’ve ever fancied doing business in the Caribbean but  have been unsure where to start – then check out the info on the latest trade mission in Jan 2014 to Barbados where UKTI are offering 50% funding for the trip and for SME’s a further c£600 on a first come first served basis. You’ll have the opportunity to leverage the expertise … Read More

Does your business need a boost? – if so, you should consider the Growth Accelerator Programme

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About Stuart Ross and the Growth Accelerator programme.  Stuart Ross is founder of High Growth and the High Growth Academy. Having both been part of and run many high growth organisations, Stuart is now focused on helping other businesses achieve and sustain high growth. Stuart has coached over 500 senior directors and has over 20 years business experience as a director and senior manager. What is Growth Accelerator? GrowthAccelerator is a new, premium service that will help England’s brightest growing businesses achieve their ambitions with rapid, sustainable growth through coaching. Stuart is one of the few approved coaches in Nottingham … Read More

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Financial Grant Assistance for Nottinghamshire Businesses and Organisations

The Jobs Fund is a £1.5million scheme that has been introduced by Nottingham City Council to help jobseekers back in to work – but how does this benefit your business? We asked Rachel Graham is the  Project Manager working along side  Nottingham City Council to help promote the scheme and we asked her  how the scheme works. Rachel said “We’ve been asked to help introduce the Nottingham Job fund to private sector companies, encouraging them to create new roles for unemployed people from Nottingham by providing a financial incentive. For each new role that is filled through the Nottingham Jobs Fund, the scheme contributes … Read More

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