Business Crime Newsletter

20th August 2015

The latest Business Bulletin from the West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner can be viewed here

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Broadband Scheme

7th August 2015

Broadband Connection Voucher scheme
Your business could get up to £3k towards faster and better broadband, through the Broadband ... more »


Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Programme - Applications Open

12th December 2013

Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Programme - Applications Open

As the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses programme continues to go from strength to strength, Aston Business School announces the recruitment of new participants for a sixth cohort.
This innovative fully funded programme designed to unlock the economic and job creation potential of small businesses and social enterprises, is delivered by Aston Business School in partnership with the Goldman Sachs Foundation and it is targeted at the owners of small businesses and the most senior decision makers in social enterprises who have clear ambitions to expand.
The aim of the programme is to provide participants with practical tools and resources to help them lay the foundations to grow their businesses. This support includes attendance at twelve high quality, practically-focussed business and management education modules, delivered by Aston Business School, plus a range of other tailor-made support services e.g. specialist workshops, one to one business support including a tailored business growth plan and becoming part of a growing alumni of like-minded business leaders both regionally and nationally.
The on-going success of 10,000 Small Businesses, is at the heart of a report launched earlier in the year. The report, entitled Stimulating ...

Meet the Buyer for Housing Repairs and Maintenance

5th December 2013

Birmingham City Council needs suppliers to repair and maintain its 64,500 homes in the city from Oct 2015 – and you can meet the buyers one-to-one by joining us on Thursday 5 December at the Library of Birmingham

You can meet the council’s top-tier contractors too, with Mears, Wates Living Space, Interserve and PH Jones all available for one-to-ones.

Don’t miss out on your chance to supply the biggest landlord in Europe! Book your place today because we’re expecting high demand.

Book your place at 'Meet The Buyer for Housing Repairs and Maintenance' today.

More details will be posted as they become available.

National Aerospace Supply Chain Conference

5th December 2013

We’re excited to be hosting a special supply chain workshop on Thursday 5 December, sharing essential knowledge for current and aspiring suppliers to the thriving aerospace sector.

At the morning event, taking place at Sandwell Council House, you’ll hear from one of the West Midlands’ biggest aerospace firms (Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems), learn about the huge potential in this growing market and get valuable insight into essential industry standards – including funding routes to achieving the required accreditation.    

The event costs nothing to attend but is expected to fill up very fast.
Read more and act now to book your space.