7650804342_9715bb425fWhether you’re an experienced business person or a start up entrepreneur, there’s nothing as useful as attending a great business event. Business events allow you to listen to keynote speakers discussing some of the pressing issues in business today, or explain the secrets to their own success. This is invaluable information, and you’ll also be able to discuss the implications of the speeches with fellow attendees. It’s this networking aspect of business events and seminars that provide their main advantage, allowing entrepreneurs the chance to make contacts with people who could become valued customers or suppliers, as well as providing the ability to learn about the best practices of people running businesses similar to yours. Here are just some of the upcoming business events that you cannot miss.

Growth 100 Awards Lunch 2015

The Growth 100 Awards Lunch for 2015 takes place not far from our region at the luxurious Thorpe Park Hotel and Spa near Leeds. The date for your diary is Monday 5th October with registration opening, accompanied by a drinks reception, at 11.45am. This event, organised by Insider Media, is always a highlight of the autumn calendar as it celebrates the hundred fastest growing businesses in the region. James Cain OBE, Harrogate Spring Water’s MD, will be taking part in a question and answer session and the event will be attended by a large number of successful business leaders. That makes for unbeatable networking opportunities, and you’ll also be able to enjoy a fine lunch. It’s free to attend, but places have to be booked in advance.

Introduction To Business Growth And Finance

All business want to grow, after all in our fast moving world a business that tries to stand still will soon be left behind. One key factor in achieving business growth is having the right finance or investments in place to sustain the things that bring growth. That’s why the Introduction To BGF business event on Monday 24th August can prove so useful. It’s another free event, and it runs from 9am until 11am at Sparkhouse in Rope Walk, Lincoln. This event will take an expert yet accessible look at the Business Growth & Finance programme, explaining the benefits that it can bring and how businesses can make the most of its grant and support elements.

The North Lincolnshire Business Network

If you’re doing business in north Lincolnshire then you really should attend the North Lincolnshire Business Network’s monthly business event. The next event takes place on Thursday 27th August from 5.30pm until 8pm. There is a £10 charge to attend the event, held as always at the Forest Pines Hotel, Broughton, near Brigg, although £60 will buy you an annual membership thus saving on monthly attendance fees. The informal meetings are a fantastic chance to meet people in business within the region, and they always feature an experienced guest speaker. Topics covered change every month, but you can always expect discussions on the latest business news affecting the region, and new business legislation.

These are just three of the exciting business events coming up soon in and around our region, so book your place today.