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thumbnailChamber Echoes Report’s Findings on Job Creation
January 19th, 2015
A report published this morning showed that Nottingham is among the top ten UK cities for total job creation over the past decade, while Derby is in the top ten for private sector job growth.
thumbnailChamber Welcomes Peak Resort Announcement
January 15th, 2015
Prime Minister David Cameron is set to announce a £400m leisure development in the Peak District, which will create 1,300 jobs.
thumbnailBabington launches business leaders' qualification
January 14th, 2015
Derby-based Babington Group has launched a range of programmes to provide up to doctoral level qualifications to fit the unique needs of the UK’s brightest leaders and budding entrepreneurs.
thumbnailChamber Calls for Further Clarity on Apprenticeship Funding
January 14th, 2015
Clarity on the future of apprenticeship funding is being sought by the East Midlands Chamber, which represents businesses in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire.
thumbnailPM learns roofing skills
January 13th, 2015
Prime Minister David Cameron learnt a new skill yesterday during his visit to the East Midlands Roofing College and J Wright Roofing headquarters in Bulwell.
thumbnailCare sector focus is just the job
January 13th, 2015
Students at the pioneering Vision Studio School have been finding out about work experience and employment opportunities in the care sector.
thumbnailNottingham is a top target for graduate recruitment
January 13th, 2015
The University of Nottingham is one of the top choices for graduate recruitment among UK employers, a new report has shown.
thumbnailFocus Consultants in Science Museum exhibition role
January 13th, 2015
Youngsters are being inspired to think like engineers by an interactive exhibition at the Science Museum that has been put together by a team led by Focus Consultants.
thumbnailDerby College receives MOD award
January 12th, 2015
Derby College was among 21 local employers recognised at a ceremony for their work to support Defence personnel.
thumbnail£3m Jobs and Growth Fund Re-Opens for Business
January 12th, 2015
A £3m Nottinghamshire County Council fund to boost economic growth and job creation is to re-open for new bids from businesses and other organisations from 7 January.