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The following Business Wales and Superfast Business Wales Events are being held at Conwy Business Centre, Llandudno Junction, LL31 9XX

All events are free to attend.

For more information and to book, please go to:
https://wales.business-events.org.uk/

Starting and Running a Business – Taking the Plunge

Sessions on the following dates:

23 October 2017 / 14 December / 18 January

9.30am – 4.30pm

Business Start Up – Social Media and Digital Marketing

20 November 2017

10.00am – 4.30pm

Superfast Business Wales – Winning with Social Media for Tourism

Thursday 23 November 2017

9.00am – 1.30pm

Superfast Business Wales – Winning with Social Media

Thursday 14 December 2017

9.00am – 1.30pm

 

 

Forthcoming Event

#FSBConnect in North Wales

1st Tuesday of every month commencing 5th September.
6.30pm – 8.30pm
3RD SPACE at the Great Orme Brewery. Unit 3, The Old Abattoir, Builder St, Llandudno, Conwy, LL30 1DR.

Your opportunity to join #FSBConnect Networking and effectively develop and grow your business through our national network of events

#FSBConnect in North Wales costs £10.00 and includes a hot meal.

All welcome, so why not bring a friend or colleague?

Join fellow business owners and entrepreneurs over lunch in a friendly, informal environment
Click here to read more

Year of the Sea 2018 Roadshow

Thursday 19 October 2017

Venue Cymru, Llandudno, LL30 1BB

10.00am – 4.30pm

Cost: Free (light lunch provided)

Visit Wales will be on the road in October for a series of roadshows to explore how you can work with them on the Year of the Sea in 2018.

A showcase of Welsh food and drink with a Year of the Sea theme will also be available throughout the day.

Find out more and book here:

Managing Sickness Absence
FREE Workshop for Small/Medium Businesses

Monday 23rd October 2017
St Mary’s Church Hall
Holyhead Road
Betws y Coed, Conwy LL24 0AA

This workshop will be  delivered  in ENGLISH

Sickness absence causes businesses in Wales millions of pounds a year in lost work days.

Rhyl City Strategy are currently able to offer a FREE training workshop to employers from small to medium sized enterprises (organisations with under 250 staff) aimed at helping employers to understand:

–  How to reduce short-term absence
–  Causes and costs of absence
–  The MICE model for dealing with absence

To book a place, please contact the office on 01745 336442 or hello@rcs-wales.co.uk

Registration: 2.00pm, Workshop 2.30 pm until 4.30 pm, light refreshments provided

NATIONAL LANDLORD’S ASSOCIATION  CONWY BRANCH MEETING

Wednesday 25th October 2017 5.30pm – 8.00pm
(Doors open from 5:00pm)

Council Chambers, County Offices, Bodlondeb,
Bangor Road, Conwy, LL32 8DU

Julie Woolfenden, NLA Representative for North Wales and Conwy Council, cordially invite you to the next Conwy NLA Branch meeting.

This meeting will include:

• Updates from the National Landlords Association.
• Presentations from:
Nia Jones of DWP regarding Universal Credit;
Ecologist, Barbara Owsianka, speaking about bats in your property; Alex Weaver announcing a new Bond scheme and revamped Lettings Agency.
• Stalls from local service and agencies offering information and advice.
• Networking.

Tea and coffee will be available from 5.00pm.

If you are planning to attend please contact housingsolutions@conwy.gov.uk or call on 01492 576264 to book your place.

Grow your business drop-in Business Finance Surgery

The Development Bank of Wales is holding a ‘Grow your business’ drop in surgery from 9:00  – 17:00 on 15  November 2017 at the Conwy Business Centre, Junction Way, Conwy LL31 9XX.

Micro Loan Investment Executive, Heather Abrahams can answer your questions and discuss finance solutions for your business. Come and talk to Heather about your business and plans.

Conwy businesses can apply for loans from £1,000 to £100,000 and more from the development bank. These loans can be used to start-up strengthen and grow a business, and can be used to buy new equipment or stock. The Development Bank can even help you buy another business.
The Development Bank of Wales is the UK’s largest funder of its type. They manage over £1 billion across a number of funds. They can make loans or equity investments up to £5 million.

If you are interested, please email emily.wood@developmentbank.wales to book a 30 min slot. You can also call Emily on 029 2033 8110.

Forthcoming Event

 

Outstanding Customer Service

One Day, Open Workshop

Wednesday 15 November 2017

Conwy Business Centre
Junction Way
Llandudno Junction
LL31 9XX

What you can expect to gain from this workshop:
• Create a Magical Customer Experience
• Developing an Authentic Vision for 5 Star Service
• Emotion versus logic – the Feel Good Factor!
• Low and no cost Customer Service Strategies
• Building rapport to Strengthen the Customer Relationship
• Verbal and non verbal communication
• Inspire Confidence, Trust and Loyalty
• Dealing with difficult customers
• Turn your customers into ‘Raving Fans’
• Build a positive Customer Referral Machine

from just £95 + VAT

Funding available for businesses in Wales and North West England

Workshop designed and delivered by Brigette Handley, Training Director of Zeta Learning 4 Change

Click  here to book

Strengthscope Workshop
By Helping Reach Potential Ltd

28 November 2017
Conwy Business Centre
Llandudno Junction

What would it mean to your organisation if you could unlock your people’s energy and potential to increase productivity and in turn deliver a better bottom line?

Whether you’re an experienced HR professional working for an organisation or a freelance business coach or consultant, using Strengthscope to develop your people can boost all of the above – and more.

Join me 28th November for a one-day training workshop and become Strengthscope accredited and become qualified to use one of the most comprehensive strengths-based profiling and development tools in the world today.

Places are strictly limited so BOOK NOW by clicking here 

Surf Snowdonia Christmas Markets

 

Head to Surf Snowdonia on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th December as we’re going to be hosting what will almost certainly be the coolest Christmas market this side of Lapland!

We’ll have stall traders, mulled wine, festive foods, music and all things festive! The markets are completely free to attend.

STALL TRADER ALERT – if you are a producer or retailer we still have a limited number of stalls left. 

Drop our event organiser Nikki an email on n.jones@surfsnowdonia.com

www.surfsnowdonia.com 

Conwy Business Centre