Blog: Business

Professor Kamil Omoteso, Pro Vice-Chancellor at the University of Derby, explains how Derby and Derbyshire have significant strength and diversity in business.

Melanie Powell, Senior Lecturer in Economics at the University of Derby, gives her pre-Budget view on what the Autumn 2018 Budget might have in store.

Professor Keith McLay shares his thoughts on an overseas trip with Professor Judith Lamie visiting partners old, new and prospective in China and Hong Kong.

Derby has attracted £4 billion of investment over the past 10 years. We recognise the part we play in providing businesses with the skilled workers, academic expertise and technological resources they need to thrive, as well as the valuable economic contribution we make to the UK.

Dr Fred Paterson, the University of Derby's Project Lead for the Low Carbon Business Network, looks at how the city is setting achievable, sustainable goals.


Maria Adeseun, a Doctoral student in Logistics and Supply Chain at the University of Derby, explores the benefit of technological innovation to industry.

CMI Awards presentation

Business Management student, Danielle Keeling, takes us through her experience of volunteering for and influencing the Chartered Management Institute (CMI).

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Cecilia Terral explains where her postgraduate degree has taken her and how it will help her to take on the world of business.

Person looking at a computer screen showing stocks.

Dr Eugene Michaels and Mel Powell, both Senior Lecturers in Economics at the University of Derby, discuss the rise of inequality.

Warren Manning discusses the government's long-awaited Industrial Strategy which aims to boost the country’s productivity and earning power.