Networking for introverts

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If the prospect of networking fills you with dread or you think it's something only extroverted people do, think again. You don't need to have a gregarious or outgoing personality to build a network of professional contacts - in fact, your approach may be better received than the brash personality…


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The launch of Ask the Expert

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One of the new features that Derby Hub have recently implemented is; 'Ask the Expert'. The first person in the spotlight was our 'legal expert' Martin Jinks, partner at Nelsons Solicitors. Some of the topics covered were: Data protection, when you should be registered When a business…


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Choosing a graphic designer

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Get one step ahead of the game by getting the most from your graphic design company. Here are '10 top tips' to consider, when choosing a graphic designer to work with on your projects: 1) You are only as good as your last performance Ask to see examples of their previous work, it is not…


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Your networking tool kit

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Networking should be considered part of your normal working day, when you go to a networking event you should take your tool kit with you, just the same as if you were going to see a client and you would take the tools of your trade. Would a plumber turn up to do jobs without his monkey wrench or joiner…


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Grand Charity Auction

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At The Westfield Centre Derby 28th – 29th November 2013 18.30 – 18.30 (24 Hours +) James Lewis, twice winner of The Auctioneer Of The Year award, is to attempt to set a world record by holding the longest auction ever held by a single auctioneer, in aid of charity. The auction is to take…


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Networking tips to springboard your business

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"When two or more people coordinate in a spirit of harmony and work towards a definite objective or purpose, they place themselves in position, through the alliance, to absorb power directly from the great storehouse of Infinite Intelligence." - Napoleon Hill, author of Think and Grow Rich. That sounds…


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