Get Ahead are an award winning Virtual Assistant Agency, with 50+ specialists ready to provide virtual support to your business, in a flexible and affordable way. If any of these sound familiar, we can help: • You’re growing and you need some additional expertise. • You don’t have enough time to focus on the bigger picture. • You’re doing tasks that aren’t the best use of your time. We offer outsourced support to businesses of all sizes, small and blossoming, to larger and more-established. The wide range of business services include – Virtual Assistants, Online Event Support, Social Media Management, Marketing Support and Business Support. We match our business experts, with your business needs, as and when you need it!
Streamlining the process of obtaining property searches by keeping all of your search needs in one place. We host the majority of data that's used to generate your reports within our cloud infrastructure ensuring faster turnaround times and reduced costs.
As experts in business, we offer our members a wide range of vital business services including advice, financial expertise, support and a powerful voice heard in government. Our mission is to help smaller businesses achieve their ambitions. The 5.8 million small businesses in the UK make up 99.3% all private sector businesses. They contribute a staggering amount to the UK’s economy, as well as being a major source of employment. We encourage our members to get involved with our work – from engaging with our campaigns, to standing in our local and national member volunteer elections. Together, we are stronger.
Pete Thornton-Smith is the man to see and chat to if you want someone to ‘Lighten the Load’ of that Quality Management System whether installing, maintaining or resurrecting. He can deliver on 9001, AS9100 Aerospace, 14001 and 45001 including the transition to 45001 from 18001. On his stand today you can discuss your requirements and also get copies of many support documents. There’s simply no need to put your revenue, resources or reputation at risk these days because of ineffective systems, processes and people. Grab the opportunity and see to it that you don’t leave before you have had a chat.
At Nottingham Trent University (NTU), we are committed to delivering innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges. Earlier this year we launched the Sustainability in Enterprise project that provides practical support and funding to local SMEs to reduce their carbon emissions and become more sustainable through four key areas: people, products, premises and processes. We also offer a fully funded course – Sustainability and Inclusive Leadership – to employees of local SMEs to improve their understanding of sustainable actions and carbon literacy. This support is complemented by our wider array of business support that can connect businesses with the best student and graduate talent, opportunities to up-skill through our professional and short courses, and access to our academic expertise and facilities. The Sustainability in Enterprise project and SAIL course are part-funded by the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF).
East Midlands Business Link has carved an excellent reputation for providing businesses in the region with intelligent research. It has become a must read publication and online resource for all those in industry and commerce; from boardroom executive to senior manager and professional advisors The online service furthers our commitment to providing up to the minute news as it breaks.
The IoD is a chartered membership organization for those in a position of senior responsibility in the private, public or not for profit sector. Key benefits include networking events, meeting spaces, professional development and information and support services. In the East Midlands we deliver some 60+ events each year across Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Northamptonshire. The IoDs Head Office is at 116 Pall Mall in London which has various meeting spaces for members. We also represent the views of our members to Government and regularly lobby on issues of concern to businesses.
East Midlands Chamber ( Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire) is the leading voice for business in the region of the East Midlands. With a growing membership base of 3,800 businesses, it is the second-largest chamber in the country. Members benefit from a wide range of business support services from lobbying and campaigning, helping businesses realise their international trading ambitions, showcasing and market making activities to workforce training. Apprenticeships and development. No other business support organisation can offer what is at the heart of Chamber activity – a passionate commitment to putting its Members first.
My HR Hub is Nottingham’s leading and award-winning outsourced HR consultancy service, providing human resource support for start-up, small and fast-growing businesses
We are passionate about helping the exciting growth in the East Midlands’ business scene and partnering with you on your journey through our HR services. We offer best in class HR services and support with a wide selection of ‘one-stop shop’ outsourced HR software and additional HR supporting services, great products and connections to help you get the best out of your people so you can focus on what you do best, grow your business.
We are a financial intermediary broker that arranges finance for businesses across many sectors, with products ranging from simple hire purchases to invoice financing. Our specialists in a number of industries, including agriculture, property, construction, and healthcare, support customers’ access to finance using our extensive panel of banks and funders. Because of our relationships with these funders, we understand what they like, and don’t like, and we work efficiently to deliver a bespoke solution for businesses. We also have a number of partners to help clients' businesses, including help with carbon net zero targets, commercial insurance or foreign currency risk.
Bond Legal Ltd is a boutique employment law & HR consultancy which was founded by solicitor Simon Bond. We help employers manage their HR needs in a cost-efficient way so that they can focus their effort on running and growing their business. We show business owners and managers how to develop an HR strategy which gives them the reassurance that they will never put a foot wrong and provides the maximum protection from employee claims.
FOLK2FOLK is a peer-to-peer lender operating across the UK. We understand the financial needs of small and medium sized businesses. We can help you make your land and property assets work harder for you by using them as security. We offer short to medium term loans from 6 months up to 5 years. All loans are interest only, taking pressure off you cashflow. FOLK2FOLK has lent over £0.5bn of loans to businesses, often unable to meet the lending criteria of many traditional funders, to enable their businesses to grow, develop and diversify.
Signature Property Finance is a principal lender providing short term property finance to property developers, landlords, limited companies and investors. We have a proven track record in delivering quality property finance deals and the strength in depth to cope with the most complex of deals.
Based in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, Bridge Help offers short-term commercial finance for investors in land with planning and commercial, semi-commercial and residential (Buy-to-Let) properties, as well as refinance for loans with existing lenders. We provide short-term loans from £150,000 and specialise in complex deals. We pride ourselves on our personal approach to commercial lending, ensuring that borrowers and brokers have direct contact with the decision makers within Bridge Help. Our complete inhouse solution, which incorporates legal and valuer teams, also means we can also act swiftly and decisively to ensure deals get over the line.
We can provide Property Investors with Below Market Value properties and high loan-to-value finance in one package. This means investors can expand their property portfolios with very little of their own cash.
A truly independent Commercial Finance Brokerage helping businesses, landlords and property developers secure finance to meet their specific needs.
Our extensive experience in the commercial finance sector enables us to source a wide range of funding options including Commercial Mortgages, Property Portfolio Finance, Investment Property Finance (BTL), Development Finance and Bridging Loans. As an independent Commercial Finance Brokerage, we can provide a completely bespoke service, meaning we can introduce you to a wide range of Lenders including Specialist and Alternative Finance providers.
The business landscape is facing new and emerging challenges in a volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous (VUCA) world. The role of leaders and their ability to respond has never been more important. BGU's Degree Apprenticeships solve the urgent need for leaders who can drive positive change by providing the knowledge and skills to manage risk, optimise opportunities and innovate to shape the future for themselves, their organisations and their industries.
Tutoring Services in Nottingham, Leicester, Derby, Lincolnshire, East Midlands for Primary, GCSE, KS3 & A-Level. Specialising in SEN, behavioural education and home school tuition. Subjects include: English Language & Literature, Maths, Business Studies, History, Biology, PE plus BTEC Level Sport and Sport Science.
Christina Saccoh is a successful teacher specialising in English and SEN. Over the last 18 years, Christina has gained a headship, the first being only four years after qualifying, been an accomplished speaker motivating and raising the aspirations of students as well as women in business and to round it off, set up her own behavioural school from scratch. The latter enabled her to support the work of one of Prince Harry’s Nottingham projects to improve opportunities to encourage young people, involved in crime, back into education.
Christina has been tutoring for over 11 years and is well-known for being the teacher that gets results, by teaching outside of the box, with innovative and creative techniques. Her encouraging style of teaching enable students to think beyond what’s in front of their faces as well as building confidence, Christina believes these skills are key to unlocking a child’s potential. Her "quirky and engaging” delivery of learning are just some of the many reasons why her students do so well academically.
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"Krissi has been an amazing tutor bringing my own son on from a Grade 3 to Grade 6 in English Language in a matter of months. He looks forward to his sessions each week and says they have helped him no end! I can't recommend Krissi highly enough" - Jules Platt, Parent from Bingham
"Krissi taught my daughter in preparation for her GCSE's. She completely restored her confidence and she absolutely loved going. Krissi is down to earth and down with the kids! She had my daughter completely engaged and interested in English again. I would totally recommend her to anyone thinking about extra tuition. Best money you'll ever spend" - Rachel Turner, Owner The Garden Room