Biz Ex Networking Event – Nottingham & Lincoln

Nottingham 9th May 2017 NBV Biz Ex Members and guests were welcomed to our very own Mercury House building in Nottingham for our fully booked networking event with guest speaker Victoria McDonagh. Victoria delivered an informative and exciting talk on content...

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Member Profile – Mediabox Productions

Member Profile – Nick Nixon, Mediabox Productions Website – www.mediaboxproductions.co.uk Twitter / Facebook – @mediaboxprod / Mediabox Productions Where is your business based? Nottingham Where do you cover? Nationwide Tell us about your...

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How to use LinkedIn to Generate Leads 

Creating a profile on LinkedIn is no longer enough to boost brand awareness, generate leads and encourage potential customers to engage with your business. Sure, it is an invaluable way to introduce who you are, your products and your services; however for real lead...

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NBV Member i-Sourcer wins Entrepreneurial Spirit Award!

NBV member and Social Media Agency i-Sourcer has scooped the Entrepreneurial Spirit Award at the Mansfield 2020 Business Awards which took place on Friday 28th April. The award was given to an individual or business who the judges believed could demonstrate the...

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Member Profile – RoundWorks IT

Member Profile – Luke Watts, RoundWorks IT Website – www.roundworks-it.co.uk Twitter / Facebook Links – @RoundWorks_IT / RoundWorks IT Where is your business based? Nottingham Where do you cover?         The whole of the UK Tell us about your...

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6 COMMON BLOG MISTAKES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

Blogs are the new communication tool for businesses. They’re the perfect opportunity for companies to reach out to current and future customers, to spread their brand message and uphold their company message. The only issue with commonality of the blog is the scope...

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Long Eaton Hub & NBV Networking

NEW NETWORKING EVENT! Long Eaton Hub and NBV are combining forces to offer this new informal networking event held on the first Thursday of each month. This vibrant event is an opportunity for you to increase your connectivity with Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire...

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5 signs your business needs IT support

You’re a business owner and have been doing fantastically over the recent years without any need for someone to watch over your IT. Like everything recently, your business depends on IT; emails, databases, documents – even niche software just for your business. When...

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Member Profile – Ovy Design

Member Profile – Wendy Walker, Ovy Design Website – www.ovydesign.co.uk Twitter / Facebook Links – @ovydesign / Ovy Design Where is your business based? Bingham Where do you cover? UK & Abroad Tell us about your business… We are a small...

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Biz Ex Networking Events – Leicester & Nottingham

Leicester 8th March 2017 We welcomed Biz Ex Members and guests to our Leicester Biz Ex networking event at the always lively venue in Leicester town centre, The Phoenix. Did we see you there? Guest Speaker John Morley of i-Sourcer delivered some excellent advice on...

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Biz Ex Networking Events – Derby & Lincoln

Derby 31st January 2017 NBV Biz Ex Members and guests were welcomed to YMCA, Derby for our second networking event of the year so far! The Derby event was very well attended, with delegates networking over the refreshments and mouth-watering lunch time buffet, before...

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Member Profile – Green Giant Consulting Ltd

Member Profile – Peter Storer, Green Giant Consulting Ltd Website – www.greengiantconsulting.co.uk Twitter – @green_giant_ltd Where is your business based? New Basford – Nottingham Where do you cover?        Midlands Tell us about your...

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Got something to SHOUT about?

Got something to SHOUT about? Here are our 5 Top Tips to help you reach your audience! In the UK in 2015 advertising expenditure was estimated at over 19 billion British pounds! The strategies and marketing techniques at your disposal to engage with your prospective...

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All you need is LOVE… and Money!!

Valentine’s Day is expensive business across the UK with at least £1.6bn spent on gifts and treats for the occasion, it is estimated. So here are our 5 top tips to save our members money on Valentine’s Day 2017… Psssst…. read to the end for a chance to win a...

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NBV Member benefit plans with HMCA

NBV Member benefit plans with HMCA Hospital and Medical Care Association is a specialist in offering benefits exclusively to members of professional and trades associations and membership groups. Our plans are available exclusively to members of an association and not...

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Member Profile – KuKu Connect

Member Profile – Stephen Goddard, KuKu Connect Website – www.kukuconnect.co.uk Twitter / Facebook –  @KuKuConnect / https://www.facebook.com/KuKuConnect/ Where is your business based? Leicester Where do you cover? Leicester / Leicestershire Tell us about your...

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Biz Ex Networking – Nottingham 10th January 2017

NBV Biz Ex Members and guests were welcomed to our Mercury House premises in Nottingham last month for the first networking event of the New Year. The fully booked event was very well attended and the day started off with our lively delegates chatting and networking...

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Member Profile – Sore Thumb Marketing

Member Profile – Julie Wilson, Sore Thumb Marketing Website  – www.sorethumbmarketing.co.uk Twitter / Facebook  – @sorethumbmkting / Sore Thumb Marketing Where is your business based? Newark, Nottinghamshire Where do you cover? UK Tell us about your...

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Looking for Office Space?

Whether you’re renting an office for the first time or relocating from existing premises, NBV run two Enterprise Centres in Nottingham, with fantastic transport links to both. Whether you want to relocate to an affordable new office space or just need someone to take...

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New Year…. New Promotions!

Start off 2017 with new promotions for your business! Got something to shout about…. why not let us shout for you! Do you ever find yourself asking….What’s the best way to promote my business? How can I advertise my business and get my name in front of potential...

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Biz Ex’Mas Festive Event

As some of you may know last month we held a festive get together event for our Biz Ex Members, Tenants and Virtual Tenants. The evening was a fantastic hit with lots of people coming along to the NBV Enterprise Centre and bringing guests along with them. We greeted...

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Biz Ex Networking – Nottingham 23rd November 2016

Biz Ex Networking – Nottingham 23rd November 2016 Once again we welcomed guests old & new to our latest event in Nottingham at our Mercury House venue. The event was very well attended and the session kicked off with hearing some great tips from our wonderful...

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Biz Ex Member wins Great British Entrepreneur Awards!

Biz Ex Member wins Young Entrepreneur of The Year at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards Our very own Biz Ex member, Simon Crowther is celebrating after winning ‘Young Entrepreneur of The Year’ at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2016 last week. The 22 year old...

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Biz Ex’Mas Festive Celebrations!

Biz Ex’Mas Festive Celebrations It’s that time again… Christmas! December is here and brings with it all the excitement of Christmas….. and the festive season! We would like to invite all our Biz Ex members to bring yourselves and a guest to join us for festive drinks...

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Biz Ex Networking – Derby 18th October 2016

NBV Biz Ex Members and guests were welcomed to Derby for the third Biz Ex Event of the new 2016/17 season and this time we tried out the new venue YMCA! Claire Fisher is the principal Data Protection Advisor at CLF Consulting. Claire brings a practical and...

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Bravo to two NBV Biz Ex Members!

Once again we see two Biz Ex members working together to aid the growth of their business – A&B Inventory Services Ltd and Bravo Bravo. We talk to both companies about their plans on working together and the benefits of becoming a Biz Ex member. New kids on the...

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Getting the most from your membership

We’ve featured some of the member benefits in the newsletter before so you know the value of your Biz Ex membership but how do you go about getting the most from your membership? In the first of a series of articles we talk about how to get the most from Biz Ex...

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Welcome to the new look Biz Ex Members Newsletter!

Biz Ex members may remember that back in the June edition we asked for your feedback to help shape the Biz Ex service of the future. We’d like to thank everyone who sent us feedback, good and bad, and we’ve taken on board your suggestions as we re-launch Biz Ex from...

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Work That Room!

Biz Ex Member Benefit #4 As a NBV Biz Ex member, you get free access to our Biz Ex networking events including NBV & East Midland Chamber joint networking lunch events! Networking is a key marketing strategy for start-up and established businesses. It’s a great...

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Biz Ex Networking Event – Lincoln

NBV Biz Ex Members and guests were welcomed to BG Futures in Lincoln for the final Biz Ex Networking session before the summer holidays! Our Guest Speaker, Matt Youdale – Arch Communications, is a former award-winning BBC journalist and founder of Nottinghamshire PR...

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NBV & East Midlands Chamber do Lunch!

NBV are pleased to announce that it has partnered up with the East Midlands Chamber to offer you the opportunity to gain contacts in a wider network. We have teamed up to offer members of both organisations an open format networking session that is available free of...

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