30 May

‘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...

30 May

Having Wellness in Mind

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

Having Wellness in Mind By James Marquis Psychology Services A light-hearted workshop which will also bring insightful and effective perspective to the topic of Mental Health. Mental Health in...

5 Jun

How & Why It’s Time to Get Serious about Linkedin

9:00 - 15:30 | EKM

Are your customers and targets on LinkedIn? Shouldn’t you be? The classic B2B platform LinkedIn can, when used correctly, be an endless source of new contacts and business growth...

8 Jun

Update from the Bank of England

8:30 - 10:00 | Samlesbury Hotel

Based on the latest Monetary Policy Committee forecast, hear John Young (Bank of England’s North West agent) presenting insights on the outlook for the UK economy. Event information The Inflation...

11 Jun

Build a Digital Marketing Plan with Google Garage

13:00 - 15:30 | Media Innovation Studio, Media Factory

In association with Digital Lancashire, Propeller and The Lancashire Forum Creative Google Garage present… Marketing and more with Google, Digital Garage In this FREE hour seminar, learn from Google-accredited...

12 Jun

How Facebook can support the Growth of your Business

9:00 - 15:30 | EKM

Looking to boost sales and brand awareness? Facebook can help you. Social media plays a significant role in the business environment. As a way of growing your business and...

12 Jun

Foreign Exchange Health Check

9:00 - 17:00 | North & Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce

The British Chambers of Commerce has partnered with exchange experts, Moneycorp to provide money saving foreign exchange to chamber members. If you have international payment requirements, Moneycorp can help...

12 Jun

Understanding Finance Masterclass

9:00 - 16:00 | Preston Docks

“Every decision you make in business has a financial consequence” – Ian S Dixon , Access To Finance Team Leader The Access To Finance Service are delighted to invite...

14 Jun

Introduction to Equity Investment for SMEs

12:00 - 16:30 | Greenbank Building

The University of Central Lancashire has launched a FREE investor led Investment Readiness Programme, offering unique insights into what is needed to secure equity investment for your business. Led...

20 Jun

Business Crime Conference

17:00 - 19:00 | Ellis Centre

“Cybercrime is a fast growing area of Crime. More and more criminals are exploiting the speed,convenience and anonymity of the internet to commit a diverse range of criminal activities...

21 Jun

Plan, Pitch and Sell

9:00 - 15:30 | Oak Royal Golf & Country Club

Need help nailing that sales pitch? This master class has been created for businesses that struggle with the sales side of their business. Selling yourself and products/services can be...

27 Jun

Research and Development Tax Credits – Tips and Tricks

12:00 - 14:00 | MIST, 4th floor Media Factory

This joint event with ICAEW Lancashire and South Lakeland society and Lancashire School of Business and Enterprise willl be a fascinating insight on R&D tax credits and how SMEs can make...

28 Jun

The Manufacturing Club

8:00 - 9:30 | HSBC

Develop and Grow your Manufacturing and Engineering Business The manufacturing and engineering sector is essential to the UK economy, and it is important to ensure that your business continues to grow...

5 Jul

Forward Thinking Funding Workshop

9:00 - 16:00 | Preston Docks

“The ability to communicate your business proposition effectively is a critical funding hurdle. ” – Ian S Dixon , Access To Finance Team Leader The Access To Finance Service...

11 Jul

Introduction to Equity Investment for SMEs

12:00 - 16:30 | Greenbank Building

The University of Central Lancashire has launched a FREE investor led Investment Readiness Programme, offering unique insights into what is needed to secure equity investment for your business. Led...

8 Aug

Pink Ladies – Summer Regional Meeting

9:30 - 15:30 | Preston Marriot Hotel

This popular summer event for woman in business, gives you the opportunity to connect with like-minded business women from across the North West. Enjoy a picnic themed lunch, browse...

2 Oct

Central Lancashire Business Event

17:30 - 20:30 | Deepdale Stadium

This year’s 12th annual Central Lancashire Business Event was hosted by Preston City Council. The theme of this year’s event was ‘Customer at the Heart’ and focused on how...

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