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Access small business support in Mansfield

Did you know that you can access specialised business support tailor-made for small and medium sized businesses in the North Nottinghamshire area?

At Nottingham Trent University we are keen to work with businesses across North Nottinghamshire, to offer access to our academic and industry expertise. Through the Enabling Innovation programme, Nottingham Business School and Vision West Nottinghamshire College in Mansfield are working in collaboration to offer a series of workshops and events to local small and medium sized businesses. Businesses from any industry are welcome, and all our events held at Vision West are free of charge.

In Vision West’s innovative new University Centre, you can attend workshops on topics as diverse as strategic digital marketing (May 2017), pitching and presenting (September 2017), and managing talent (November 2017).

Nottingham Business School focuses on providing innovative support to businesses, to help you move your business forwards. The events are also fantastic networking opportunities, helping you source new leads and learn and discuss best practice across a broad range of industries.

Upcoming free events hosted at Vision West Nottinghamshire College include, but are not limited to:

Expanding Internationally for SMEs
Wednesday 17 May 2017
Hints and tips for local businesses thinking about trading overseas – discover the challenges and opportunities before you take the plunge.

Strategic Digital Marketing
Wednesday 24 May 2017
Reaching new customers and communicating with existing ones – managing and improving your online presence.

More events will soon be added to the website. This will include an event about Big Data on Wednesday 21 June 2017 and a workshop about Entering New Markets on Wednesday 20 September 2017. Please contact for a list of the upcoming events held at Vision West Nottinghamshire College, or to register your interest in attending future events.

Want to find out more about Enabling Innovation, and how we can support your business? Sign up to our mailing list by emailing

Enabling Innovation is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund. For further details, including about eligibility for businesses, please click here.

Access small business support in Mansfield

Published on 29 April 2017
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