With the latest Brexit deadline looming and our relationship with the EU still undecided, now is a time of economic uncertainty for people running a business. Regardless of the outcome of the forthcoming deliberations, if you are self-employed or run a business there are positive steps you can take to help prepare for the potential eventualities.
An interested group of built environment specialists have put together a 7 day festival covering all elements of the theme of ‘The Therapeutic City’. The festival runs from Friday 20th – Friday 27 September. It includes walks, talks and events in and around Bath.
This festival will explore why health and wellbeing are essential parts of good placemaking and city design and management. It will bring together an inspirational set of speakers to share some of the best examples from around the world.
The Festival of Sustainable Business is coming to the West of England this September. Organised by The Future Economy Group, the festival is set to be the largest day of celebrating environmental business in the Bristol and South West region.
The Sustainable Technologies Business Acceleration Hub is running a number of events and workshops and are inviting organisations and individuals to register for tickets to their next sustainable economy event.
The event is free for all to attend and is being held in Bristol at the Engine Shed on Thursday 27th June from 8am-10.30am - it is part of a series of linked events aimed at exploring approaches to creating a sustainable economy.
TrueSpeed and The Somer Valley Chamber of Commerce, a dynamic group of local businesses and retailers networking together to promote commerce, are delighted to be partnering to host a business and networking breakfast on how to ‘Grow Your Business with Better Broadband’. The first of its kind, the event is designed for professionals and business owners to discuss how connectivity can positively influence company growth.
The preparations for the Bath Business Expo on the 21st March at The Assembly Rooms, Bath are continuing at a pace, with new seminars announced.
The event, which is about helping small & medium sized established businesses and locally-based corporates, Start-ups and Pre-Start-ups to get networked and better known in the regional business community (Bristol, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Somerset), also aims to inspire business growth with a comprehensive free business seminar programme.
Thinking of starting a business and want some free support to help make it a success?
This one-day workshop is a must for those individuals who are close to, or who have recently started their business. This forms part of our Starting in Business programme and is a follow on from our 3 hour Starting in Business workshop.
This is a practical workshop which will provide you with the essential tools and information you need to set up and run your new business.
During the day, Cool Ventures will explore key topics such as:
The South West welcomes the Export Forum Breakfasts in February and March as the perfect environment to prepare your local businesses for the EU Exit and ensure that they are in the best position to take advantage of future international sales opportunities.