Business and Employers

Work with us to help take your business
to the next level

Business and Employers

Work with us to help take your business to the next level

Business support and services

Helping organisations grow
and develop

If you’re looking to recruit new talent, develop your employees or access a range of knowledge, skills and expertise then talk to us!

Whatever business you're in, whatever size or sector, we can help you with:

  • Accessing knowledge, expertise, and experience
  • Up-skilling and developing current team members
  • Identifying business funding support including Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs)
  • Recruiting new talent
  • New business start-up advice and guidance
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Lecturer teaching

Why work with us

Flexible and agile in our support

We pride ourselves on our ability to work quickly to find the solutions to your needs.

Our expertise in working with smaller businesses means we are more flexible and agile in our support. We work to identify the right expert to work with you to get you the results you need faster.

Our services

Discover our range of services and support options

Access to Expertise

We offer tailored programmes, professional qualifications, short courses, focused consultancy, coaching and research across a wide range of subjects and areas.

Business Hothouse

The Business Hothouse offers free expert advice, workshops, and guidance to business and start-up owners in the coast-to-capital area to help bridge your business knowledge gaps.

Recruit a Degree Apprentice

Find out more about our how Degree Apprenticeships work, the benefits they can bring to your business and how you can join our current partners and offer them to our students.

Executive Short Courses

We offer a variety of vocational, practical and in-depth short courses in events management, hospitality, marketing, leadership, people management and personal development.

Reach Our Students

We can help you to find the right person for your vacancies, from student work placements to graduate internships, or filling full-time, part-time and seasonal vacancies.

Contact us

Get in touch

If you would like more information or would like to discuss a project specific to your needs, please contact a member of our Business Management team.

Andrew Adams

Business Development Manager

Andrew covers all areas of consultancy options across the University, with a particular focus on Health and Social Care, Education, and Business.

Andy Slade

Business Development Manager

Andy oversees consultancy options across all our areas, with a particular focus on Creative Industries, Engineering, Design and Computing, and Sport.

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