College provides free funded consultancy to native companies – Vacation spot Chesterfield

University offers free funded consultancy to local businesses - Destination Chesterfield

By Josh Marsh – February 9, 2021

The University of Derby offers free advice to businesses in Chesterfield and North Derbyshire as part of their commitment to the prosperity of the area.

The advisory service gives companies the opportunity to work with the university’s research and technical team to provide innovative new solutions for their organization.

The project can relate to any business area and the support is tailored to the individual needs of each organization. This could include a different perspective a new idea for your business or when your company is facing a business problem that you need assistance with.

Some of the areas for which the university has already developed solutions are:

  • Business processes and efficiency
  • New product development
  • Recognize future opportunities
  • Marketing and market knowledge.

The University of Derby offers a wealth of subject matter expertise in a range of industries, from science and technology to the arts to professional business services. The academic team is at the forefront of the latest developments in the industry and offers the highest standard of insight and research.

By participating in the program, companies will receive up to 40 hours of advice and £ 500 for any necessary supplies

Cara Roberts, Business Advisor at the University of Derby, said, “We invite any Chesterfield company interested in taking the opportunity to access our funded advice to contact us today or innovate support. “

To learn more about the university’s business advisory service or to discuss a partnership with them, contact the Business Inquiry team on 0800 001 5500 or

The University of Derby supports the city’s marketing and economic growth through Chesterfield Champions, a network of over 180 organizations in Chesterfield and North Derbyshire.

University of Derby St. Helena campus, Chesterfield