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The wind of change is blowing – a blog by Steve Wooler

The wind of change is blowing….. This well known, and often quoted, phrase was the introduction to a famous speech given by Harold Macmillan to the South African Parliament in 1960. The context was the British Government signalling its intent to grant independence to former British Colonies in Africa.  “The wind of change is blowing… Read more

AdamsonJones to provide an IP overview

Nottingham Means Business Members, AdamsonJones would like to invite all fellow members to an event they are holding on 9 October. The event aims to provide an understanding of the basis of intellectual property to those in the professional services sector (accountants, tax consultants and non-IP solicitors) and business advisers which they can in turn pass… Read more

Party at Potter Clarkson

Nottingham Means Business Members, Potter Clarkson LLP celebrated their 125th anniversary by holding a party at their offices at The Belgrave Centre, Talbot Street. The partners welcomed over 100 local dignitaries, clients, professional contacts and friends to a champagne reception at their state of the art offices in The Belgrave Centre, Talbot Street at which… Read more

Air IT offered GrowthAccelerator support package

Nottingham Means Business Members, Air IT are on track to break their £2m sales target by the end of September, thanks to the help of a support package given to them by GrowthAccelerator. They have also added six new members to its management team. The full article can be found here.

TDX awarded Nottingham Technology Grant Fund

NMB Members, TDX, have won £100,000 from the Nottingham technology grant fund. N’Tech is a fund set up by Nottingham City Council to help businesses whose technology can help drive growth in the city economy. The award will help TDX employ a further 70 people over a two year period. Click here for the full… Read more

Great British Blusource Bake Off!

Blusource would like to invite all Nottingham Means Business Members to their Great British Blusource Bake Off on Friday 26th September. Please join them for coffee and cake at their Nottingham office to help support MacMillan.  An array of Blusource’s most prestigious treats will be available from 10:00 to 12:00 noon, so please go along… Read more

Interested in learning more about CleanTech?

The CleanTech Centre in Nottingham is keen to invite all Nottingham Means Business Members to their events. The Centre is managed by Inntropy Ltd and is a home for entrepreneurs, start-ups and small companies developing products or businesses relating to clean technologies. For more information on their events, please click here.

Nottingham Trent University – free help to reduce energy costs

Nottingham Business School, part of NTU, are working with the University’s Future Factory on a scheme to help local businesses save on energy bills. They are offering a free carbon reduction action plan package. Interested organisations are asked to apply now as places are limited. For further information click here.  

Training for the Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge – an interview with Paul Brown

The Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge – Team NMB Profile: Paul Brown Occupation: Director of Finance and Company Secretary at DNLCC (Derbyshire Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire Chamber of Commerce). Distance to run: As part of the Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge, supported by Nottingham Means Business I’m running the Ikano Robin Hood Mini Marathon, a distance of 1.5… Read more