Need to brush up on your employment law? There is a free event taking place in August for business owners/directors in and around Bath.
HR24 and Avensure are hosting an informative, interactive and commercially focused HR/Employment law seminar. Delivered by expert speakers, this brief but valuable event will help improve the way you run your business by providing you with the knowledge and advice to resolve any employee issues.
The Carbon Trust Green Business Fund is an energy efficiency support service for small and medium-sized companies in England, Wales and Scotland. It provides direct funded support through energy assessments, training workshops, equipment procurement support and up to £5,000 capital contribution towards your energy saving equipment purchase.
As the city’s newest shared workspace centre, Spaces Bath are celebrating their opening with an event for the local business community on 22 February. Based at Northgate House opposite the Guildhall, the centre houses a large, open-plan co-working area along with meeting rooms available to hire and over 70 private offices.
In conjunction with the four Further Education Colleges of the West of England and the Western Training Provider Network, Business West is holding an Apprenticeship Conference on Friday 9 February at SGS College.
Businesses are invited to join the organisers in Filton, Bristol to:
Are you aware of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that's coming into force this May, and how it can affect your business? The GDPR places new requirements upon businesses regarding the collection and handling of data that can identify individuals, such as customer sales lists and members of mailing lists. There is also the risk of fines for businesses that do not comply with the new regulations.
The January Get For Business Breakfast is all about the new Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme. If you are a small or medium-sized business in Bath & North East Somerset, you may be able to get a grant of up to £3,000 to upgrade your business broadband to a gigabit-capable connection! Now at this exclusive breakfast networking event at the new Apex City of Bath Hotel, you can get the chance to hear about the scheme and how it can help your business.
The inaugural Country Living Festival is coming to Bath next Spring, from 11 to 13 May 2018, bringing the country to the city. The Festival will feature three days of shopping, arts, music, food, drinks, entertainment, talks and workshops. It’s a wonderful opportunity to engage, inspire and entertain residents and visitors alike. At its heart will be a celebration of small rural businesses, talented crafts people, artisans and designers.
How does Bath use development opportunities to create its future, without undermining the past? What are the jobs that Bath needs to create to diversify employment opportunities for our people? Should we aim to create jobs that retain more of our local graduates? How can we build on Bath’s many assets to attract more exciting, forward-thinking businesses to the city, and how do we create workplaces that people will thrive in?