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The Three P’s of Business – Pizza, Prosecco and Peroni!

Do you have a great idea for a business? Unsure where to go for help and information. Come join us at the Enterprise Hub Start Up Event at Rent A Space, Dunnings Bridge Road, Bootle L30 6UU.  The event starts at 6.00pm.

Liverpool City Region 4 Week Summer Walk/Cycle to Work Challenge

Department for Transport Cycling and Walking to Work Fund Walk or Cycle your way to great prizes and increased physical activity levels! We would like to invite businesses across the Liverpool City Region to participate in and promote the Cycling and Walking to Work 4 Week Challenge (running until August 24th 2018). This is a fun way of encouraging staff to choose cycling or walking as part of their journey to and from work, which can be a great way to fit regular exercise into their daily routine. To further incentivise people to take up the challenge, we are running a prize draw for participants. The top prizes are a bike voucher, a tablet and Liverpool One vouchers, with runners-up prizes of walking, cycling and public transport goodies. Please see attached challenge form for completion by interested employees. Alternatively. employees can complete the online survey via the following link. https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/LCRchallenge Any queries please let us know. We hope that staff...Read More >

The Healthy Future Partnering Event

THE DEVELOPMENT OF DIAGNOSTICS, TREATMENT AND MANAGEMENT TO TACKLE THE HEALTH CHALLENGES OF THE FUTURE. The Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) have teamed up with 2018 International Business Festival in Liverpool, a global market place for creating connections and doing deals. It brings together thousands of businesses from around the world for three weeks of events, networking and deal-making. Taking place on International Health & Life Sciences Day of the festival the partnering event will provide delegates with the opportunity to meet potential collaborative partners through facilitated face-to-face meetings. This is a unique platform to share innovative technologies, initiate co-operation and to find new international business partners. Participants can request pre-arranged one-on-one meetings according to their interests, enabling you to make the most of your visit. Target audience Companies, universities and research organisations from Europe and beyond active in biomedical sectors including: Biotech and Pharmaceutical Contract Research Organisation (CRO) Contract Manufacturing Organisation (CMO) Diagnostics Analytical Medical Technology Healthcare Precision Medicine Digital Health...Read More >

Sefton Economic Forum- Programme released!

InvestSefton will host a topical Sefton Economic Forum on Friday 8th June. Panelists will include; Tony Evans – Journalist, author and former football editor of the Times Peter Moore – Head of Commissioning, Sefton Council Rob Capleton – International Business Festival, Liverpool Vision Robin Tudor – Liverpool John Lennon Airport Q & A Session The Forum will be chaired by Kevin Murphy, Director of Rent A Space, a Sefton based business. The full programme for the morning can be seen below. The Growth Hub Marketplace held immediately after the Forum will provide an opportunity for businesses to browse a range of funded support available to businesses from Sefton Council and our City Region partners. Programme 7.30am-8.00am          Breakfast and Registration 8.00am-9.30am          Forum 9.30am-10.30am        Growth Hub Marketplace & Networking Who can attend? Any business in Sefton! Still feeling peckish? During the marketplace high quality cheese and artisan crisp breads will be provided by Elite Food Cheese Importers Ltd and PlainTasty Ltd.  Both...Read More >

Business start up event welcomes Sefton residents

Have you got an idea for a new business and you need help with its development? You can come along to a free event where you can network and gain advice and guidance from experienced people from the world of business. The Business Start Up Conference takes place June 20, 6pm-8.30pm at Venue Rent a Space and is open to anyone over the age of 16 and living the Liverpool City Region. You can hear first hand experiences from local business owners who will tell you how they got to where they are and give tips on how you can make your business a success. If you are thinking of being self employed, you can learn about the practicalities and the right approach to take. You can also meet like minded people who are thinking about starting up a business, share ideas and make valuable contacts. Find out about FREE support to help you get started. Event address: Venue Rent a...Read More >