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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 – 

 

 

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Cranfield University & SEMLEP’s Growth Hub FREE three-part business leadership masterclass series supporting business leaders of scale-up businesses to enhance skills & plan for long-term growth.

September  9am – 11am :  Wk 1 Weds 23rd Sep / Wk 2 Thurs 1st Oct /  Wk 3 Thurs 8th Oct

October dates 9am – 11am: Wk 1 Thurs 22nd Oct / Wk 2 Thurs 29th Oct / Wk 3 | Thurs 5th Nov

 

 

            Register interest HERE

 

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Webinar – Introduction to Lean Start-Up

Weds, 7th October 11am – 1pm

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 – Funding Clinic: a live, interactive Q&A on raising investment
Weds, 7th October 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 – Soul Trader – Build your business by heart

Thurs, 8th October 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 – Networking for success – Express

Thurs, 8th October 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 – UON Start Up Support – Introduction to Social Enterprise
Thurs, 8th October 9am – 9:30am
 
This webinar will introduce you to the concept of social enterprise.
 
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Webinar – How to Grow Your Business Using Finance

Thurs, 8th October 10am – 12pm

We know that loan funding is often perceived to be ‘bad’ by businesses and intermediaries alike, whilst owners also believe that they will lose control of their business if they take equity investment. So why take the risk?

 

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Webinar – Reset. Restart: your market opportunities

Mon, 12th October 2pm – 4pm

Open to all business owners, our Reset. Restart programme is here to help you transform, future-proof or grow your business through the Covid-19 pandemic and beyond.  After the uncertainty of the last nine months with the COVID-19 pandemic and the pending Brexit scenario, how is business, and the world in general, evolving? 

 

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Webinar  – Reset. Restart: your mindset (introduction to programme)

Mon, 12th October 9am – 11am

Business success starts with your mind. During this session you will get an understanding of how your mind works and how stress manifests itself, while learning simple but powerful techniques to cultivate a positive and productive mental attitude. The aim of this is to equip you so that you are ready for any setbacks in your business journey.

 

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Webinar  – Reset. Restart: your business model

Tues, 13th October 1pm – 3pm

An understanding of business models will assist you in improving your business delivery, increasing your differentiation and therefore competitiveness.  
 
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Webinar – Innovating for Growth:Get started part 1

Tues, 13th October 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  – Reset. Restart: your Customer Offer

Tues, 13th October 10am – 12pm

Learn how to create a powerful value proposition to attract more customers.

 

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Webinar – Innovating for Growth : Get started part 2

Weds, 14th October 10am – 1pm

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, 14th October 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 – Doing business research at home

Weds, 14th October 12pm – 1:15pm

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 – Owning the Winter

Thurs, 15th October 1pm – 5pm

When Coronavirus transformed our lives back in March, we brought our business community together to provide insights and information.

Now, we want to help you succeed through the winter months and the many challenges that they are likely to bring.

 

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Webinar – The new way to raise capital for your business: agile funding

Weds, 21st October 3pm – 4pm

What’s the quickest way to find and secure investment to keep growing your business?  The way that founders are raising funds for their companies these days is fundamentally changing.
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Webinar – Introduction to copyright for business
Weds, 21st October 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 social media for small business
Weds, 21st October 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 patents searching

Thurs, 22nd October 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 – Capital Allowances for the self-employed
Thurs, 22nd October 11:15am – 12:15pm
 
This webinar covers how to claim Capital Allowances for plant and machinery (equipment you use in your business)
 
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Webinar – Why you need a Trade Mark and how to search for one

Fri, 23rd October 2pm – 3:15pm 

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 – Introduction to Lean Start-Up

Fri, 23rd October 11am – 1pm

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 – Doing business research at home

Weds, 28th October 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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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