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06 Dec 2018

LLEP issues Local industrial Strategy Call for Evidence

The Leicester and Leicestershire Local Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) has today (6 December) issued a Call for Evidence to inform the development of its new Local Industrial Strategy. Businesses can respond to the Call at www.bit.ly/llepcallforevidence In July 2018, Leicester and Leicestershire was one of only six wave two Local Enterprise Partnership areas invited by Government…

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06 Dec 2018

The tills ring out for independents as the nation gets behind small business campaign

An estimated £812 million was spent with small businesses across the UK on the day. This was an increase of 8% on Small Business Saturday last year. Both #SmallBizSatUK and #SmallBusinessSaturday were in the UK’s top five Twitter trends throughout the day. More than 250 small business organisations supported the nationwide initiative, including the Federation…

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05 Dec 2018

National accolade for East Midlands Chamber

East Midlands Chamber has secured one of the most significant and highly-sought accolades in business. In a night of celebration at the prestigious British Chambers of Commerce Business Awards, held in London, it was East Midlands Chamber that won the overall Chamber of the Year title, sponsored by Quest. Now in its 15th year, the…

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12 Dec 2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Effective Search Engine Optimisation
Kilworth House Hotel, North Kilworth Leicestershire

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13 Dec 2018

EUREKA Eurostars Funding National Info Day

Outside Leicestershire

The Enterprise Europe Network in partnership with Innovate UK invites you to attend an exclusive FREE half-day information and networking event introducing the EUREKA Eurostars programme and other funding opportunities delivered via other EUREKA Network programmes.

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13 Dec 2018

An Introduction to Paid Social Advertising

Leicester City

 

 

 

 

If you are already using social media for your business, you will be aware that social media marketing can be cost effective, highly targeted and adaptable to any business objective.

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18 Dec 2018

Blogging for Business

Leicester City

Businesses that use blogs generate over 67% more leads than businesses who ignore the value of blogging.

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19 Dec 2018

SEO, Digital Content & Social Media – Free Workshop

North West Leicestershire

SEO, Digital Content & Social Media

SEO, Digital Content & Social Media

A full day workshop, inclusive of lunch – FREE* to Quiet Storm web clients.

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08 Jan 2019

Collaborate: Textiles & Fashion Manufacturers: Drive your profitability

Leicester City

Collaborate for growth ethical compliance workshop

If you are a fashion or textile manufacturer and want to improve your business profitability through efficient processes and improving productivity book for this free workshop.

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09 Jan 2019

An Introduction to Paid Social Advertising

Charnwood

 

 

 

 

If you are already using social media for your business, you will be aware that social media marketing can be cost effective, highly targeted and adaptable to any business objective.

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09 Jan 2019

Effective Search Engine Optimisation

Leicester City

SEO – it’s a foreign language to many, but not nearly as complicated as you may think. With the help of the Digital Growth Programme, we’ll give you the insider knowledge on how to get your website content written and structured in such a way that proves search engine effective whilst being reader-friendly and relevant to your visitors. BOOK YOUR PLACE TODAY

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09 Jan 2019

Enterprise inCharnwood – New Year, New Business

Charnwood

Contact CASE to book your place on our FREE business workshops. We also offer one-to-one advice sessions to help you establish, grow and develop your business. This service is FREE to all Charnwood residents so give us a ring to find out how we can help!
Workshops include:

  • Starting up in business
  • Developing leadership and management skills
  • HR and employment law for small businesses
  • Developing and growing your business

Email enquiries@case.coop
Call 0116 222 5010
Visit our website at www.case.coop

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15 Jan 2019

Getting Ready for Cyber Essentials

Leicester City

Want to protect your business against online cybercrime and attract new business with the promise you have cyber security measures in place? Explained using simple terminology this Cyber Essentials workshop will help you to guard against the most common cyber threats and demonstrate your commitment to cyber security. BOOK YOUR PLACE TODAY

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15 Jan 2019

Working with Digital Images and Video

Charnwood

We all know the importance of marketing and communicating the right message to the right audience here we look at your options in creating, editing and sharing digital content.

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16 Jan 2019

RSM Research & Development (R&D) Tax Credits Workshop

Leicester City

De Montfort University in association with RSM is hosting a workshop to help local businesses and students to understand and maximise the potential of Research & Development (R&D) tax credits and obtain cash back from HMRC.

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17 Jan 2019

Finance Masterclass for Business Owners

Leicester City

 

Ambitious for your business but frustrated by your finances? Are your business finances stopping you living the life you want? Do you have too much stress and uncertainty in your business? Do you need better financial information, visibility and skills in your business?

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17 Jan 2019

Understanding Google Analytics

Leicester City

Understand and manipulate visitor data from your website and learn how to capitalise on the information.

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22 Jan 2019

Collaborate: BRC Standard for Food Safety – Issue 8 Update

Leicester City

Food and drink manufacturers the BRC Standard has been revised. Ensure your business is able to continue. Book this workshop for free information and advice.

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22 Jan 2019

‘Are end-users just ‘idiots’? – using human factors to understand why employees don’t engage in Cybersecurity

Leicester City

You are invited to attend a talk by Lee Hadlington, Associate Professor in Cyber Psychology. During the talk Lee will explore the potential reasons why employees fail to adhere to accepted rules when it comes to organisation information security and cybersecurity, as well as present a potential mitigation strategy that could be used to help engage employees more in this.

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29 Jan 2019

Video Marketing, including Live Streaming

Melton

An insight into how valuable video is to businesses both on their website or across their social media channels. With the continued improvement in technology it has never been easier to produce video content. BOOK YOUR PLACE TODAY

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30 Jan 2019

Collaborate: SALSA and Issue 5 update for food and drink manufacturers

Leicester City

A practical session for food/drink manufacturers on the changes to the SALSA (safe and local supplier approval) standard and how it affects your business.

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31 Jan 2019

Developing Effective Content for Web

Leicester City

Create fresh, unique and interesting content for your website that engages and inspires.

Content is King, in all forms, from the visuals you present to the words that represent your business. Everything matters from a marketing point of view.

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12 Feb 2019

Collaborate: Product development: from concept to launch

Leicester City

Aimed at food and drink manufacturing businesses this workshop will highlight the importance of product development and show the processes required to achieve successful development.

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26 Feb 2019

Collaborate: Design Sprint Masterclass – build better products faster

Leicester City

Collaborate for growth ethical compliance workshop

A workshop on Design Sprints – learn how to save your business money and time using this method when undertaking product development. This is being used by the likes of Google, Facebook, Air BnB to innovate and make faster decisions.

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05 Mar 2019

Collaborate: BRC Standard for Food Safety – Issue 8 Update

Leicester City

Food and drink manufacturers the BRC Standard has been revised. Ensure your business is able to continue. Book this workshop for free information and advice.

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14 Mar 2019

Collaborate: Principles of Preservation and Shelf Life for food and drink manufacturers

Leicester City

Everything you need to know if you are a food or drink manufacturer that needs to know or refresh your  knowledge about food preservation.

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02 Apr 2019

Collaborate: Internal audits – food manufacturing

Leicester City

A workshop for food and drink manufacturers that will provide help and guidance on how to do audits in the correct way and how they can help you continuously improve.

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11 Apr 2019

LLEP Digital Conference 19

Oadby

This fully-funded Conference will help businesses across Leicester and Leicestershire make the most of the very latest digital technologies.

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29 May 2019 - 30 May 2019

Make it British Live! 2019

Outside Leicestershire

Make it British Live! began in 2014 and was originally called Meet the Manufacturer.

The brainchild of Kate Hills, a former fashion buyer, who founded a website called Make it British in 2011 as a platform for promoting UK manufacturers and British-made brands.

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