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Funding up for grabs for Stoke businesses promoting well-being

Funding up for grabs for Stoke businesses promoting well-being

Business in Stoke-on-Trent are set to benefit from a new funding scheme designed to enhance employee health and well-being. More

24/10/14 08:22 | 81 reads | News

£500K programme switches on Black Country firms to superfast broadband

£500K programme switches on Black Country firms to superfast broadband

A £500,000 technology initiative is set to help hundreds of Black Country companies maxmise their use of IT and capitalise on new superfast broadband. More

23/10/14 10:02 | 108 reads | Business Support

 Managing Holidays - Stafford - 13/11/2014

Managing Holidays - Stafford - 13/11/2014

This two hour briefing will cover the main provisions of managing holidays, the impact of not managing holidays successfully and help you identify the areas of your existing policies and procedures you may need to review. More

23/10/14 09:56 | 65 reads | Events

All you need to know about Shared Parental Leave - Stafford - 12/11/2014

All you need to know about Shared Parental Leave - Stafford - 12/11/2014

2014 brings the biggest shake up in maternity and paternity rights in recent times. Learn about all the changes and what you need to do to manage the process fairly in your organisation. More

23/10/14 09:45 | 70 reads | Events

 Bullying and Harassment at Work - Stafford  - 04/11/2014

Bullying and Harassment at Work - Stafford - 04/11/2014

Bullying and harassment lead to increased levels of absence and staff turnover as well as reduced productivity and staff morale. Its effects are harmful to all concerned and expensive for your organisations. This course provides our delegates with in depth and practical guidance on dealing with bullying and harassment in the workplace More

23/10/14 09:35 | 68 reads | Events

Start up Champions - Burslem  - 19/11/2014

Start up Champions - Burslem - 19/11/2014

To help support business start-up & entrepreneurship in North Staffordshire, Business Enterprise Support (BES) have teamed up with Port Vale FC to organise an event to help support those interested in setting up a new business and also those running existing small businesses. More

23/10/14 09:07 | 65 reads | Events

Regions steeled for growth as £6m fund launches

Regions steeled for growth as £6m fund launches

UK Steel Enterprise has launched a new £6m scheme aimed at driving growth in England’s steel regions, including The Black Country and Stoke-on-Trent. More

21/10/14 09:11 | 66 reads | News

Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Lichfield - 16/12/2014

Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Lichfield - 16/12/2014

Blue Orchid will offer a Workshop which is an introduction into ‘Self Employment’ and is available to all residents of Cannock. Lichfield, Tamworth and East Staffordshire. Similar events are held in the other Boroughs/Districts on other dates,full please examine website for alternatives More

20/10/14 14:07 | 106 reads | Events

Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Tamworth - 25/11/2014

Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Tamworth - 25/11/2014

Blue Orchid will offer a Workshop which is an introduction into ‘Self Employment’ and is available to all residents of Cannock. Lichfield, Tamworth and East Staffordshire. Similar events are held in the other Boroughs/Districts on other dates,full please examine website for alternatives More

20/10/14 13:56 | 171 reads | Events

Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Burton - 11/12/2014

Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Burton - 11/12/2014

Blue Orchid will offer a Workshop which is an introduction into ‘Self Employment’ and is available to all residents of Cannock. Lichfield, Tamworth and East Staffordshire. Similar events are held in the other Boroughs/Districts on other dates,full please examine website for alternatives More

20/10/14 13:49 | 182 reads | Events

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Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Lichfield - 05/11/2014Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Lichfield - 05/11/2014

Blue Orchid will offer a Workshop which is an introduction into ‘Self Employment’ and is available to all residents of Cannock. Lichfield, Tamworth and East Staffordshire. Similar events are held in the other Boroughs/Districts on other dates,full please examine website for alternatives More

20/10/14 13:39 | 171 reads | Events

Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Cannock - 01/12/2014Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Cannock - 01/12/2014

Blue Orchid will offer a Workshop which is an introduction into ‘Self Employment’ and is available to all residents of Cannock. Lichfield, Tamworth and East Staffordshire. Similar events are held in the other Boroughs/Districts on other dates,full please examine website for alternatives More

20/10/14 13:34 | 178 reads | Events

Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Burton upon Trent - 21/11/2014Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Burton upon Trent - 21/11/2014

Blue Orchid will offer a Workshop which is an introduction into ‘Self Employment’ and is available to all residents of Cannock. Lichfield, Tamworth and East Staffordshire. Similar events are held in the other Boroughs/Districts on other dates,full please examine website for alternatives More

20/10/14 13:22 | 164 reads | Events

Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Cannock - 03/11/2014Exploring Enterprise - Self Employment Workshops from Blue Orchid - Cannock - 03/11/2014

Blue Orchid will offer a Workshop which is an introduction into ‘Self Employment’ and is available to all residents of Cannock. Lichfield, Tamworth and East Staffordshire. Similar events are held in the other Boroughs/Districts on other dates,full please examine website for alternatives More

20/10/14 13:16 | 157 reads | Events

Tooling Funding Available for North West ManufacturersTooling Funding Available for North West Manufacturers

Are you an SME investing in new product tooling for your business? Would you like up to 50% match funding? More

17/10/14 13:35 | 119 reads | News

11,000 new jobs pledged for Stoke and Staffordshire as £82m Growth Deal is signed11,000 new jobs pledged for Stoke and Staffordshire as £82m Growth Deal is signed

Business leaders and councillors in Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire have pledged the creation of 11,000 new jobs and transport improvements after signing a Growth Deal agreement with the Government. More

17/10/14 13:34 | 113 reads | News

Start Up Support - Barclays Business Planning Workshop - Tamworth - 01/12/2014Start Up Support - Barclays Business Planning Workshop - Tamworth - 01/12/2014

Business Enterprise Support (BES) as a social enterprise, are a non-profit organisation aiming to help people, of all backgrounds, to become self-employed. More

17/10/14 13:32 | 47 reads | Events

Start Up Support - Barclays Business Planning Workshop - Tamworth - 03/11/2014Start Up Support - Barclays Business Planning Workshop - Tamworth - 03/11/2014

Business Enterprise Support (BES) as a social enterprise, are a non-profit organisation aiming to help people, of all backgrounds, to become self-employed. More

17/10/14 13:03 | 204 reads | Events

Lichfield Enterprise Club - Lichfield  - 25/11/2014Lichfield Enterprise Club - Lichfield - 25/11/2014

The Enterprise Club is an informal opportunity for you to meet with a BES Enterprise Coach and other local people who are interested in self- employment. More

17/10/14 12:58 | 100 reads | Events

StartUp Support -Awareness Session & Will My Idea Work? Workshop - Stoke-on-Trent  - 11/11/2014StartUp Support -Awareness Session & Will My Idea Work? Workshop - Stoke-on-Trent - 11/11/2014

Business Enterprise Support (BES) as a social enterprise, are a non-profit organisation aiming to help people, of all backgrounds, to become self-employed. More

17/10/14 12:35 | 188 reads | Events

Start Up Support - Marketing Your Business & Business Planning Workshop  - Stoke-on-Trent  - 04/11/2014Start Up Support - Marketing Your Business & Business Planning Workshop - Stoke-on-Trent - 04/11/2014

Business Enterprise Support (BES) as a social enterprise, are a non-profit organisation aiming to help people, of all backgrounds, to become self-employed. More

17/10/14 12:32 | 210 reads | Events

Start Up Support - Legislation Workshop - Burton upon Trent - 14/11/2014Start Up Support - Legislation Workshop - Burton upon Trent - 14/11/2014

Business Enterprise Support (BES) as a social enterprise, are a non-profit organisation aiming to help people, of all backgrounds, to become self-employed. More

17/10/14 12:20 | 154 reads | Events

Start Up Support - Marketing your Business Workshop - Burton upon Trent - 07/11/2014Start Up Support - Marketing your Business Workshop - Burton upon Trent - 07/11/2014

Business Enterprise Support (BES) as a social enterprise, are a non-profit organisation aiming to help people, of all backgrounds, to become self-employed. More

17/10/14 12:16 | 194 reads | Events

Start Up Support - Business Planning Workshop - Burton upon Trent - 31/10/2014Start Up Support - Business Planning Workshop - Burton upon Trent - 31/10/2014

Business Enterprise Support (BES) as a social enterprise, are a non-profit organisation aiming to help people, of all backgrounds, to become self-employed. More

17/10/14 12:10 | 168 reads | Events

Women In Business - Stoke-On-Trent - 07/11/2014Women In Business - Stoke-On-Trent - 07/11/2014

“I never dreamed about success. I worked for it” – Estee Lauder More

17/10/14 10:48 | 103 reads | Events

HR Breakfast: Benchmarking Your Pay! - Stoke-on-Trent - 04/11/2014HR Breakfast: Benchmarking Your Pay! - Stoke-on-Trent - 04/11/2014

Are your staff expecting a pay rise this year? 25% of respondents to the Chamber’s Workforce Report expected a 2-3% pay rise in the next 12 months. More

17/10/14 10:32 | 82 reads | Events

Speed Networking - Stone - 05/11/2014Speed Networking - Stone - 05/11/2014

Speed networking is fun, energetic, and it works! More

17/10/14 10:18 | 58 reads | Events

Stoke-on-Trent to launch business case for HS2 stationStoke-on-Trent to launch business case for HS2 station

Business and city leaders in Stoke-on-Trent are due to launch their business case for an HS2 station later today. More

15/10/14 14:19 | 82 reads | News

Serious Games Studio to partner with Innovation Birmingham for gaming eventSerious Games Studio to partner with Innovation Birmingham for gaming event

Coventry University’s Serious Games Studio has signed up as a partner of Innovation Birmingham’s LAUNCH event series for digital gaming and mobile app developers. More

10/10/14 08:31 | 97 reads | News

Social finance fair reveals £1m Key Fund is heading to the West MidlandsSocial finance fair reveals £1m Key Fund is heading to the West Midlands

A new £1m social investment fund for the West Midlands has been unveiled at the Social Finance Fair in Birmingham, the largest outside London. More

10/10/14 08:21 | 106 reads | News