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Event report: How to Thrive as a Creative Business (1 July 2015)

The title Three Guys Walk Into A Bar may sound like the set-up for a joke but it’s the highly appropriate name for Jim Shields’ new book that began life as a talk given at conferences and other business events. Jim is the Creative Director of Leicester’s Twist & Shout Communications, which specialises in making entertaining, story-led videos for companies to use …

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New limited-time grant funding for local SMEs

NBV is offering matched grant funding for between £500 and £5,000 to local small to medium sized businesses. The money comes from an allocation of ERDF funding through NBV’s Grow Your Own Enterprise programme. It’s suitable for short-term investment on capital items such as new equipment or machinery (up to five items). Grants will cover up to 40% of the …

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