3 Oct

Central Lancashire Business Event 2017

17:30 - 20:30 | Invincibles, The Villa at North End

This year’s 11th annual Central Lancashire Business Event is hosted by Preston City Council. The theme of this year’s event is ‘Customer at the Heart’ and will focus on...

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....

4 Oct

ISO 9001:2015 Internal Auditor Course

9:00 - 17:00 | Manchester - Venue TBC

The aim of this course is to provide delegates with the knowledge and skills required to perform an internal audit of part of a quality management system based on...

5 Oct

FSB Connect Lancashire

12:00 - 14:00 | Samlesbury

FSB Lancashire & Cumbria Region is hosting a regular monthly #FSBConnect networking event on the first Thursday of every month at Samlesbury Hall, bringing together business owners from across the...

5 Oct

A celebration of food and drink – Lancashire style

14:00 - 16:00 | Stanley House

Natwest is holding it’s third celebration of food and drink in Lancashire on 5th October at Stanley House Hotel and Spa. The event provides a showcase for food and...

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

Business Continuity Planning – Steps to Succession (Manchester)

8:00 - 10:00 | Beever and Struthers

Beever and Struthers, in collaboration with Farleys Solicitors and FW Capital have organised a ‘Business Continuity Seminar: Steps to Success(ion)’ seminar that will be run in Lancashire and Manchester...

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

Pricing for Profit

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

This masterclass is for entrepreneurs that need support with how to manage pricing, how to reduce costs and overheads and how to increase profit margins in order to grow...

11 Oct

Business Mentoring Northern Conference

8:30 - 12:45 | Stanley House

The Association of Business Mentors Northern Conference includes three keynote speakers providing insights into industry activity and mentoring. This event will provide a great networking opportunity to mix with...

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

Introduction to Equity Investment for SMEs – Morecambe

12:00 - 16:30 | The Globe Arena

– 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...

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...

18 Oct

Pendle Connects – Insider Insights

8:00 - 10:00 | Whitehough Outdoor Education Centre

Hear from four of Pendle’s well known entrepreneurs who will share their insider knowledge with you as part of Pendle Business Week 2017.  Pendle Connects Insider Insights event runs on Wednesday...

18 Oct

Lancashire Business Growth Forum

11:30 - 14:30 | Stanley House

Please note these forums are designed for growing businesses across Lancashire. Due to the demand for these forums and eligibility criteria places to this forum are not guaranteed and...

18 Oct

Digital Marketing For Business

15:00 - 18:00 | The ACE Centre

Boost Business Lancashire in collaboration with Pendle Business Week 2017 are proud to bring you ‘Digital Marketing For Business’ Networking event, helping you achieve more sales through digital marketing!...

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