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Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy’s series of webinars on #workingsafely to help you ensure your workplace is COVID-19 secure webinars can be found on You Tube – 

 

 

            WATCH HERE

 

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Webinar – Fashion founder Friday
Fri, 31 July 11:30 am – 12:15pm
 
During this period of lock down we wanted to reach as many of our community of fashion founders as possible, so have introduced our FREE weekly #FashionFounderFriday Q & A sessions, in conjunction with the British Library’s Business & IP Centre, each Friday at 11.30am.
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Webinar – HMRC Extension to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and flexible furloughing

Fri, 31 July 9:45am – 10;45am

This webinar provides an overview of the changes to the scheme, how employers will be affected, flexible furloughing, key dates and support available.

 

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Webinar – Running a food and beverage business in the new normal
Fri, 31 July 10:30am – 11:30am 
 
As our food and beverage venues start to reopen and restart in the next few weeks, what steps should we take in order to comply with the “new normal”, keep our teams and customers safe, and most importantly, make sure that we’re achieving enough sales to keep our business viable?
 
 
 
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Webinar – Introduction to patents searching

Tues, 4 August 12pm – 1:15pm

This webinar will explain the basics behind patent protection and registration, and how to use internet databases and resources to search for patents

 

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Webinar – Introduction to registered design searching
Weds, 5 August 12pm – 1:15pm
 

The webinar will explain the basics behind registered design protection and registration, and how to use internet databases and resources to search for designs.  Almost every organisation has intellectual property of some sort – this webinar, as part of a series of intellectual property webinars, helps businesses to understand and protect it.

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Webinar – Running a food and beverage business in the new normal
Fri, 7 August 1 July 10:30am – 11:30am 
 
As our food and beverage venues start to reopen and restart in the next few weeks, what steps should we take in order to comply with the “new normal”, keep our teams and customers safe, and most importantly, make sure that we’re achieving enough sales to keep our business viable?
 
 
 
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Webinar – Business model canvas

Tues, 11 August 11am – 12:30pm

During the workshop we will introduce you to the Business Model Canvas – the world’s most popular strategic management and entrepreneurial business tool used extensively by business owners and corporate teams

 

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Webinar -Get started part 1

Tues, 11 August 10am – 1pm

Get the knowledge and information you need to successfully launch a business – Get Started Part 1 is part of two online workshops (Get Started Part 1 and 2) that together will cover the essentials of what you need to do to set up and launch a business.

 

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Webinar – Introduction to registered design searching
Weds, 5 August 12pm – 1:15pm
 

The webinar will explain the basics behind registered design protection and registration, and how to use internet databases and resources to search for designs.  Almost every organisation has intellectual property of some sort – this webinar, as part of a series of intellectual property webinars, helps businesses to understand and protect it.

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Webinar – Plan don’t panic

Tues, 11 August 11am – 11:45am

You’re a freelancer or founder of a micro-business, your customers are other businesses and you’re wondering?

  • How on earth should I be engaging with my prospective customers right now?
  • Should I be reaching out to new ones in this climate?
  • What if I’m being perceived as someone taking advantage of a crises situation?

 

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Webinar – Doing business research at home

Weds, 12 August 11am – 12:15pm

This webinar aims to help people who are working at home but still need to use information to help them to plan and deliver business activities without usual access to the resources offered at Business & IP Centres which are closed during the current crisis.

 

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Webinar – Funding Clinic: a live, interactive Q&A on raising investment

Weds, 12 August 3pm – 4pm

Join funding expert Paul Grant and Angel Investor Colin Coghlan for an open, interactive Q&A session where he’ll answer all your questions on raising investment for your business.

 

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Webinar – Introduction to registered design searching
Weds, 5 August 12pm – 1:15pm
 

The webinar will explain the basics behind registered design protection and registration, and how to use internet databases and resources to search for designs.  Almost every organisation has intellectual property of some sort – this webinar, as part of a series of intellectual property webinars, helps businesses to understand and protect it.

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Webinar -Get started part 2

Weds, 12 August 10am – 3pm

Get the knowledge and information you need to successfully launch a business. Get Started Part 2 is part of two online workshops (Get Started Part 1 and 2) that together will cover the essentials of what you need to do to set up and launch a business.

 

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Webinar – Introduction to intellectual property

Weds, 12 August 2pm – 3:15pm

An understanding of intellectual property and its protection is vital for anyone with an idea, whether it’s an invention, a brand name or a song. 

 

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Webinar – Networking for success – Express

Weds, 12 August 2pm – 3pm

Join leading life and business coach Rasheed Ogunlaru for this special FREE online event to help you build your networking strategy and activities in person – and online during the times we’re in.

 

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Webinar – Soul Trader – Build your business by heart

Weds, 12 August 10am – 11am

Join leading life and business coach Rasheed Ogunlaru for this inspiring and empowering FREE webinar for sole traders, freelancer and small business owner passionate about building an authentic business – mindful of times we’re in.

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Webinar – Introduction to Lean Start-Up

Mon, 17 Aug 9 July 1pm – 2:15pm

Lean Start-Up helps entrepreneurs reduce the cost of developing new products and services by ensuring that they do not waste time and money designing features that customers do not want.

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Webinar – Research for new business
Weds, 19 August 16 July  11am – 12:15pm

How to find the information you need to start and grow your business.  You’ve had an idea to start a business. Now what?

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Webinar – Business support for success
Thurs, 20 August 11am – 12pm

This webinar will be hosted by SEMLEP, whose current focus is to develop the economic recovery plan for the South East Midlands, ensuring attention is placed on rebooting the economy as quickly and safely as possible as lockdown eases.

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Webinar – Community Grants Information Webinar

Thurs, 20 August 9am – 11am

Thinking of applying for a Community Grant? Find out about the programme, eligibility and application process during this free webinar

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Webinar – Profit with Purpose: Hope Ahead

Thurs, 20 August 4pm – 5:30pm 

Profit with Purpose – our popular series of events focusing on socially impactful business – is your chance to hear from a select group of successful and innovative social entrepreneurs. They will be sharing their secret ingredients for success, talking about their biggest challenges and answering your burning business questions.

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Webinar – Introduction to social media for small business
Mon, 24 August 29 July 12pm – 1:15pm
 
Everyone seems to talking about social media these days, but how can Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube and blogging actually help your business?
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Webinar – Introduction to copyright for business
Weds, 26 August 29 July 2pm – 3:15pm

Almost every organisation has intellectual property of some sort – this series of webinars helps businesses to understand and protect it.

Copyright protects a variety of types of work – from music to marketing materials.

 
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Webinar – Introduction to patents searching

Thurs, 27 August 12pm – 12:15pm

This webinar will explain the basics behind patent protection and registration, and how to use internet databases and resources to search for patents

 

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Webinar – Why you need a Trade Mark and how to search for one

Fri, 28 August 12pm – 1:15pm 

A practical guide to choosing and protecting your business name

Every business needs a trading or brand name. Customers need to be able to identify your business from your competition in a highly competitive market place.

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Webinar – Community Grants Information Webinar

Weds, 2 September 4:30pm – 6:30pm 

Thinking of applying for a Community Grant? Find out about the programme, eligibility and application process during this free webinar

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HMRC YouTube

Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs is the UK’s Tax, Payments & Customs authority.

This YouTube channel supports customers who need help completing a variety of transactions with HMRC and Learning Together programme with Tax agents and advisers.

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The Department for Education has launched a collection of job-related online courses, teaching numeracy, coding and internet skills with The Open University and Google being among the providers. Find out more HERE