Blog: Business

Buxton cafe at the Dome

Brendan Moffett, Director of the University of Derby's Centre for Contemporary Hospitality and Tourism, explores what the Tourism Sector Deal means for the UK's tourism industry.

Colin Hanson-New, Lecturer in Operations and Supply Chain Management at the University of Derby, examines the impact of a no-deal Brexit on business logistics.

Brendan Moffett, Director of the University of Derby's Centre for Contemporary Hospitality and Tourism, discusses how a funding boost will help grow the tourism and hospitality sector in the Peak District and Derbyshire.

Events and hospitality

To mark the inaugural Hospitality Apprenticeship Week 2019, Brendan Moffett, Director of the University of Derby's Centre for Contemporary Hospitality and Tourism, discusses the power of degree apprenticeships in helping to boost the hospitality sector.

Lubrizol's Mike Harding describes the importance of student placements after University of Derby student Alex Jackson's successful year with the company.

Person fixing a mechanism.

Professor Malcolm Todd, of the University of Derby, writes about the importance of raising the profile of degree apprenticeships.

Rob James focuses on the support the University of Derby offers to businesses and other organisations across the region. 

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Our Internal Communications Officer, Emily Bishton looks at the issue of sustainability in fashion. 

Is leadership dead or is it just evolving? Rob James investigates new theories of how businesses and political movements are led.

Chef perfecting a dish in communal training kitchen.

The government's tourism sector deal is welcome news for higher education providers of skills for the hospitality trade, such as the University of Derby.