10 November 2012 – 11 November 2012
Led by food industry expert Monique Borst, the Food Business Start-up Boot Camp is touring the country this year and comes to Wallacespace Covent Garden.
Starting a food business can be a daunting task ... you need to be aware of all the rules – environmental, health, licensing and insurance – competition is fierce and profit margins are small. You also need a marketing strategy to give your business the best chance of being seen and heard and a realistic business plan.
1 November 2012 – 30 November 2012
MyFamilyClub.co.uk in conjunction with MumsClub has created the very first campaign to help mum owned businesses advertise online without spending a fortune.
The 100 Mums campaign will give mum run enterprises a platform to shout about their business on newly launched parenting website, MyFamilyClub.co.uk for a fraction of the cost of normal online advertising.
For information about the campaign and to find out what the advertising package contains, please check the website. http://www.myfamilyclub.co.uk/100-mums/apply
The 100 Mums Campaign will actually end on the 8th March 2013.
12 November 2012 – 16 November 2012
The British Council is hosting a seminar that will bring together policy, decision makers and senior educationalists in the area of technical education and skills to debate common challenges and share best practice in developing the skills needed for global economic growth. The event will be held at Digital Enterprise Greenwich whis a hub for innovation and job creation and will be held in partnership with the Peter Jones Foundation.
The UK is placing a significant focus on enterprise and entrepreneurship as a way to support economic recovery.
14 November 2012
As a key event in Global Entrepreneurship Week, 16-30yr old entrepreneurs are invited to join us at Shell LiveWIRE LIVE! in London on Wednesday 14th November.
This annual mini-conference and networking event will see up to 250 young entrepreneurs from across the UK come together to network and learn from some of Britain's leading business minds (see below).
Join us at the spectacular Altitude 360 at Millbank Tower, overlooking the London Eye, Houses of Parliament and River Thames.
Shell LiveWIRE LIVE!
Registration - Please arrive promptly
Welcome and Introductions
14 November 2012
This is a transnational conference that brings together people throughout the UK and the European Union who understand the importance of giving a voice to our growing, ageing population. The conference will explore how enterprise can provide personal, social and financial independence to the over 50s.
The event will be held in BT's Conference Centre and will be attended by thought leaders, entrepreneurs, politicians, people from the world of business, age and enterprise, NGOS and transnational organisations.
16 November 2012
Four winners from England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales plus a wildcard contestant chosen by the public will pitch for business support worth £50,000 at The Pitch 2012 Grand Final at London's legendary Ministry of Sound nightclub on 16 November.
Join the great and good of the enterprise world for an entrepreneurial party like no other! For more information, visit http://www.thepitchuk.com/the-pitch-after-dark
The Pitch 2012 is organised by BusinessZone.co.uk in association with Yell and sponsored by Crunch and ICAEW.