3 Oct

MHA Manufacturing and Engineering Survey Launch

8:00 - 10:30 | Birchall Foodservice

Moore & Smalley and Lloyds Bank invite you to attend the launch of this year’s MHA Manufacturing and Engineering Survey Report. The much anticipated report will soon be revealed....

9 Oct

Business Basics (#BBW17)

10:00 - 11:00 | Business First Centre - Burnley

Delivered by Enterprise Lancashire If you are considering working for yourself this one and a half hour workshop is designed to give you an outline of what’s involved, what...

9 Oct

Connect with Central & Eastern Europe (#BBW17)

12:00 - 18:00 | Business First Centre - Burnley

Delivered by East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce Meet with Adrian Vicol, CEN Regional Export Project Manager based in Romania, responsible for helping British companies to export to this region....

9 Oct

Sell – Don’t Tell (#BBW17)

10:30 - 12:00 | Burnley Central Library

Advertising and the Power of Persuasive Writing – Delivered by Peter McLean of 2BR Radio How do you persuade someone to do something? Do you ever find your head...

9 Oct

Tell your story to a journalist… (#BBW17)

13:00 - 15:00 | Northbridge House

Without sending them to sleep – Delivered by Viva PR Award-winning PR company, Viva PR, will present a masterclass for businesses on the art of storytelling. It’s designed to...

10 Oct

Prince’s Trust Enterprise Programme (#BBW17)

10:00 - 16:00 | Prince's Trust, Sandygate

Delivered by Prince’s Trust Thinking about starting a business or self employment? This workshop will get your thoughts in order and explain in plain language what may be required...

10 Oct

Product development and manufacturing support (#BBW17)

9:00 - 16:00 | DigitMe2 advanced manufacturing lab, UCLan

Delivered by the Advanced Manufacturing Lab, UCLan Burnley The University of Central Lancashire offers a range of manufacturing, engineering and product development support to Burnley businesses. Come along and...

10 Oct

Corporate and Social Responsibility in the workplace (#BBW17)

9:00 - 12:00 | UCFB, Turf Moor

Delivered by Burnley FC in the Community Join Burnley FC in the Community and their delivery partners to discover the importance of delivering CSR to generate better communities and...

10 Oct

Protecting your business (#BBW17)

9:00 - 11:00 | KM Accountants, Burnley Wharf

Delivered by KM Accountants, with Forbes Solicitors In this one hour session, Jenny Burke, corporate law specialist at Forbes Solicitors, will help you understand how to best protect your...

10 Oct

Tap into your talent (#BBW17)

11:30 - 13:30 | AMS Neve

Delivered by University of Central Lancashire UCLan’s new Degree Apprenticeships are a great way for SME’s to invest in their staff, with funding available for 90% of the training...

10 Oct

Network with Confidence workshop (#BBW17)

9:30 - 12:30 | Business First Centre - Burnley

Delivered by Rachel Kay, LoveLocalTraining An interactive workshop to help businesses to improve your networking skills. Participants will learn how to: Decide which types of networking event will suit...

11 Oct

Cyber security and GDPR compliance (#BBW17)

10:00 - 12:30 | Rapid IT / LCWS Ltd

Delivered by HM Network with LCWS Ltd The upcoming GDPR regulations are set to cause the biggest shake up of UK privacy regulations in nearly 20 years with government...

11 Oct

R&D tax credits workshop (#BBW17)

9:15 - 10:30 | Business First Centre - Burnley

Delivered by Pierce Accountants supported by Profitoptimiser Many businesses are still unaware of the significant savings which can be made on corporation tax or tax credits for Research and...

11 Oct

Increasing profits with email marketing (#BBW17)

11:00 - 13:00 | Wired Marketing

Delivered by Wired Marketing Email marketing still generates a higher return on investment than other digital channels. If you’re looking to improve your email campaigns, or see how to...

11 Oct

Strategies to engage people (#BBW17)

11:00 - 12:30 | Burnley FC

Delivered by Scancapture Evidence shows that Lancashire is behind the UK when it comes to Employee Engagement resulting in a reduction in productivity. Half a million workers in Lancashire...

12 Oct

Practical tips on implementing GDPR (#BBW17)

9:00 - 11:00 | Burnley FC

Delivered by Forbes Solicitors Everyone knows the General Data Protection Regulation is coming and it is going to survive Brexit: but what does it mean? This practical session, aimed...

12 Oct

Cloud accounting

9:00 - 10:30 | Business First Centre - Burnley

Delivered by PM+M Accountants Developments in technology are changing the world around us every day – and cloud accounting is the big change for small businesses. Cloud accounting provides...

12 Oct

Design principles

14:00 - 15:00 | Door4

Delivered by Door4 In this fascinating talk hear Leon Calverley of Door4 Creative discuss fundamental principles that all businesses should consider when designing services for their audience. Based on...

12 Oct

Focus on social media (#BBW17)

18:30 - 20:30 | Prairie Sports Village

Delivered by +24 Marketing Now more than ever, you need to focus your social media marketing strategy to rise above the noise. In this session, social media expert, Social...

13 Oct

Why digital projects fail (#BBW17)

9:00 - 10:30 | Burnley FC

Delivered by Andrew Dewhurst of Affilius Group IT and Digital can have a real impact on the performance of a business. Either through the use of software to improve...

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