GOOGLE LAUNCHES 'DIGITAL GARAGE' IN BIRMINGHAM
Working with Councillor Penny Holbrook, Cabinet Member for Skills, Learning and Culture (Birmingham City Council), and after very productive meetings with the internet giant Google, The Digital Garage was launched last week in the Library of Birmingham. The Digital Garage is a multi-million pound initiative that will help 200,000 UK British businesses learn crucial skills for the digital age, and use the power of the internet to reach more customers and increase productivity.
The Digital Garage Birmingham is now open for business and provides one-to-one mentoring and events to help businesses fine tune their presence online. You can book a session and find out more here
Sajid Javid, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, who opened the event said "It's vitally important that small businesses here in the Midlands can compete in the digital age. So I'm delighted to see a project like The Digital Garage bringing skills to small businesses and entrepreneurs across the region and acting as a growth engine for our digital economy.”