All of these Burnley Business Week events are free to attend and are designed to grow and sustain businesses in a multitude of ways. Share updates from your event on social media using the hashtag #BBWK2019
Starting Your Own Business – Nov 25th
Burnley Business Week opens with this one day workshop provides you with a detailed look at all aspects of starting and running a business from marketing and business planning to understanding financial aspects within your business. At the end of this workshop you will be able to undertake your own research to see if your business idea is viable, put together a draft business plan and have an understanding of profit and loss. This seminar will give you the tools to help your business take off.
Access to Finance – Barclays – Nov 27th
Come along for an opportunity to discuss your business and its growth with Lee. Lee Hunt is an experienced Barclays Business Manager who is offering appointments for individuals/businesses to discuss ways to support your business. Take advantage of this free event and enable your business to grow with excellent business and financial insights.
Could you benefit from an R&D tax credits claim? – Nov 28th
Research & Development (R&D) tax credits are a tax incentive from the UK Government designed to encourage companies to invest in developing new products, processes or services or enhancing existing ones. If you’re spending money on your innovation, you can make an R&D tax credit claim to receive either a cash repayment and/or a corporation tax reduction.
Climate Emergency Funding to Support Action – Nov 28th
Delivered in conjunction with the Chamber Low Carbon programme and UCLAN’s MaCaw project this seminar will explain what it is to declare a climate emergency and how as a responsible business you can get practical help with tools & techniques, guidance and financial support to play your part, reduce costs, reduce and conserve resources, save money, improve processes, retain existing and attract new business by reducing your businesses carbon footprint.
The Modern Digital Marketer: Metrics that Matter – Nov 29th
Understanding where and how to invest in digital marketing is an enormous challenge, and one that too many businesses have fallen foul of. This session, delivered by Leon Calverley from Door4, will give you a critical insight into planning and measuring digital marketing success. Free of jargon, it explores how to evaluate WHICH digital marketing activities will work to your advantage, and HOW you should measure their effectiveness.