Grow Your Businses

From tailored business advice to serviced office space, if you are looking to grow your business we are here to support you.

Grow your business with Business Assist


Expert, impartial business advice from advisers you can trust.

Running your own business can be a lonely occupation. What could improve this? How about the advice of an impartial, experienced business person? Someone to act as a sounding board, providing focused and objective assistance. If you think you could benefit from a fresh perspective the NBV Business Assist programme could be just what you need. Read more about Business Assist

Grow your business with Start Up Finance


Up to £2,500 to help your business

NBV have directly supported local businesses to access over £2m in grant funding over the past 3 years. We can now offer businesses in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire & Lincolnshire the Grant for Enterprise. Eligible businesses can claim up to £2500 for specific projects or investments. Find out more about Grant for Enterprise.

Grow your business with Biz Ex Membership


Expert support awaits you as a member of NBV Biz Ex.

NBV Biz Ex membership is a subscription based business support package for small businesses based in the East Midlands. By joining as a member you’ll benefit from a fantastic range of business support services which will help your business flourish. Find out more

Grow your business with business workshops


Get the skills you need to succeed.

Improve your business knowledge and practical skills by accessing our varied programme of workshops, seminars and events. Hosted by NBV and partner organisations we cover a diverse selection of business topics. Need start-up advice, help with social media, marketing tips or money matters? Find all this and much more on our events calendar

Grow your business within our business workspaces


Diverse workspace for new and growing businesses.

Our business centres in Nottingham offer serviced office space, hot-desking and shared space as well as low-cost meeting rooms and conference facilities. Not ready for physical space? Try our Virtual Tenancy: we have flexible, affordable packages in Nottingham, Leicester & Lincoln. Read more on our Property page.

Grow your business with our Media Services at NBV


You’re in business, spread the word!

NBV has a number of media services to help you to market your business across the East Midlands, all at a cost effective price. What’s more, if you are a member of Biz Ex, you’ll be able to tap into an array of promotional opportunities included in your subscription at no extra cost!  Read More