South Lakeland District Council hold regular free working lunches and networking events throughout the year across South Lakeland. These events help SLDC engage with businesses in South Lakeland and provide a forum for businesses to discuss issues that directly affect them. They also provide a ideal opportunity to network with other businesses and make new contacts.
Business Breakfast Event
Reducing your Business Costs and Business Rates Update
Date: Thursday 13 March 2014
Time: 9.15am to 11.30am including breakfast and networking
Venue: Kendal Town Hall
The event will include topics on :-
How to get your customers to pay you on time - Federation of Small Businesses
Debt Recovery - Livingstons Solicitors
Business rates Update including retail relief and flooded business relief - South Lakeland District Council
How South Lakeland Citizens Advice Bureau can support your employees - Citizen Advice Bureau
How Lancaster University could help reduce your business costs - Lancaster University Management School
To attend this free event please complete the short online registration form below. Please note places are limited to 2 attendees per company. Open to any South Lakeland business including those wanting to relocate to South Lakeland.
Google team up to help local businesses
Google Juice, Brewery Arts Centre, 29 November 2013
Our latest business event "Google Juice" was held on Friday 29 November and representatives from 160 local businesses packed into the Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal to receive free advice from Google about how to grow their digital presence.
The Google Juice Event was organised by South Lakeland District Council and supported by Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron who introduced proceedings.
Previous topics have covered:
Marketing your business effectively online and social medial for business
Business Crime, minimising the risks
Green Deal Opportunities
Improving Your Business Retail Revitalisation
Employment sites and how these can be brought forward
Environmental advice and waste management for businesses
Advice and help available to South Lakeland businesses
Help with finding and accessing finance
Superfast Broadband and Connected Cumbria - to keep up-to-date please visit www.connectingcumbria.org
You can view the presentations from our previous events at Invest in South Lakeland
Please visit www.investinsouthlakeland.co.uk/events for full details of up and coming events.
If you would like to receive details of our events and be kept up-to-date with news, opportunities, grants and business advice please visit www.investinsouthlakeland.co.uk/subscribe/ and complete our very short online registration form. We provide a free listing of business events taking place in and around South Lakeland.
Your details will only be used by South Lakeland District Council Economic Development Team and are not passed onto third parties without your consent.