20 Feb

Let’s Go Technical – #DigitalMeetupPreston

19:00 - 21:00 | Society1

This is your (EXCLUSIVE) February meetup of #DigitalMeetupPreston (Free to Attend) for anyone who is interested in digital marketing. Sponsored by Digital Lancashire Come along and chat to like-minded...

26 Feb

Selling Well: Maximise Your Sales Performance

12:00 - 16:00 | Creative Innovation Zone (ME414)

For the second of 2019’s Think Tanks the Lancashire Forum Creative is pleased to be able to welcome back sales and personal performance expert Darren Lawrenson. Darren spent many...

27 Feb

The Business Clinic ‘Peerworking’ Business Support Surgery

8:00 - 10:30 | The Business Clinic Preston

‘Sharing the expertise, knowledge, ideas and experience of people across a range of businesses in a friendly, informal and confidential setting’ Why not experience the power of ‘Peerworking’ for...

27 Feb

Brexit and its impact on manufacturers

8:00 - 10:00 | HSBC, Fulwood

Join the Manufacturing Club to hear about the potential impact of Brexit and how your business can be prepared. We are leaving the European Union on 29 March 2019....

27 Feb

LSBE Enterprising Women’s Group – Inspiring Speaker

12:00 - 13:00 | Enterprise & Innovation Studio, UCLan

As part of the Schools Enterprising Women’s Group initiative, LSBE are hosting a variety of speakers to provide inspirational presentations to students, staff and external business professionals. This free...

28 Feb

Can’t sell won’t sell……creating your sales model

9:00 - 15:30 | Cotton Court

Think you can’t sell? Think again! You can’t build a successful business without selling – whether selling your service to customers, selling your vision to employees, selling your business...

1 Mar

The Business Clinic ‘Peerworking’ Business Support Surgery

8:00 - 10:30 | The Business Clinic Preston

‘Sharing the expertise, knowledge, ideas and experience of people across a range of businesses in a friendly, informal and confidential setting’ Why not experience the power of ‘Peerworking’ for...

6 Mar

Advice on Brexit from Sirka Moore

18:00 - 20:00 | The Business Clinic, Preston

The Business Clinic is playing host to the knowledgeable Sirka Moore from BDC Moore this March… If your eager to make sense of Brexit and what it means for...

6 Mar

How to Get from ‘To Do’ to ‘Done’

10:00 - 12:00 | Society 1

Do you usually find your days running away with you? Are you looking for ways to help you stay on track? Master the art of no-nonsense Productivity Tracking and...

7 Mar

Introduction to Equity Investment for SMEs

12:00 - 16:30 | UCLan Preston

Need finance for growth? Want to understand what venture capital is and how to successfully apply? Perhaps unsure whether venture capital or business angel finance is right for you?...

7 Mar

UCLan Business Breakfast

8:00 - 10:30 | Media Factory (4th Floor)

We are delighted to invite you to join us at the first UCLan Centre for SME Development Business Breakfast of 2019. Breakfast Highlights: Brexit – what it means for...

12 Mar

Propeller Networking – How to do your own PR

16:00 - 19:00 | Media Factory

Public Relations (PR) is all about how you communicate with the public and media. It’s different to advertising in that PR provides free coverage, rather than paying for space....

13 Mar

The Business Clinic ‘Peerworking’ Business Support Surgery

8:00 - 10:30 | The Business Clinic Preston

‘Sharing the expertise, knowledge, ideas and experience of people across a range of businesses in a friendly, informal and confidential setting’ Why not experience the power of ‘Peerworking’ for...

15 Mar

‘Peerworking’ Business Support Surgery at RaH

8:00 - 10:30 | Right at Home

‘Sharing the expertise, knowledge, ideas and experience of people across a range of businesses in a friendly, informal and confidential setting’ Why not experience the power of ‘Peerworking’ for...

19 Mar

Creating a Winning Value Proposition….

9:00 - 15:30 | Cotton Court

Is there a market for your product or service? Successful businesses match their product or service with a market niche that values what they offer and ultimately are willing...

19 Mar

Digital Marketing Workshop

9:30 - 13:00 | Ribby Hall Village

Getting into digital marketing can feel like taking a dive into the unknown for a lot of small business owners, especially if you don’t spend all your time online...

20 Mar

Get Yourself a Digital Marketing Mindset – #DigitalMeetupPreston

19:00 - 21:00 | Society 1

This is your (EXCLUSIVE) March meetup of #DigitalMeetupPreston (Free to Attend) for anyone who is interested in digital marketing. Sponsored by Digital Lancashire Come along and chat to like-minded...

26 Mar

How to Build Resilience to Manage Work & Stress

14:00 - 16:30 | Society1

Do you feel overly stressed in your day-to-day? Do you regularly face high-pressure or deadline-driven situations? Is this impacting on your ability to get your work done or grow your...

27 Mar

The Business Clinic ‘Peerworking’ Business Support Surgery

8:00 - 10:30 | The Business Clinic Preston

‘Sharing the expertise, knowledge, ideas and experience of people across a range of businesses in a friendly, informal and confidential setting’ Why not experience the power of ‘Peerworking’ for...

27 Mar

Digital Marketing Workshop

9:30 - 13:00 | Garstang Country Hotel

Getting into digital marketing can feel like taking a dive into the unknown for a lot of small business owners, especially if you don’t spend all your time online...

27 Mar

Digital Skills Training

13:00 - 16:30 | Society 1

The Digital Skills Training Programme by Facebook and Freeformers, in partnership with The Extraordinary Club & Agent Academy focuses on enabling you to develop the confidence and the skills you...

29 Mar

The Business Clinic ‘Peerworking’ Business Support Surgery

8:00 - 10:30 | The Business Clinic Preston

‘Sharing the expertise, knowledge, ideas and experience of people across a range of businesses in a friendly, informal and confidential setting’ Why not experience the power of ‘Peerworking’ for...

2 Apr

From Recruitment to Retention to Termination

18:00 - 20:00 | The Business Clinic Preston

Abigail Mottram from Forbes Solicitors on… From Recruitment to Retention to Termination. Outlining the basic requirements of employment law. Managing an employee employer relationship can be difficult, particularly if...

2 Apr

Introduction to Equity Investment for SMEs

12:00 - 16:30 | Adelphi Building

Need finance for growth? Want to understand what venture capital is and how to successfully apply? Perhaps unsure whether venture capital or business angel finance is right for you?...

9 Apr

Propeller Networking – The challenges and rewards of enterprise

16:00 - 19:00 | Media Factory

Whether you’re already an established entrepreneur or just toying with the idea of starting your own business, you want to give Mike Peters MBE a listen. Mikes’ own journey...

26 Apr

Brexit Conference

8:30 - 12:30 | Preston Guild Hall

Everything businesses need to know An unrivalled line up of experts including Kwasi Kwarteng MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Exiting the EU will deliberate on the most...

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