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Packed Programme of Free Support

Article Date: 11 April 2012

The East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce they will be taking part in a packed programme of free business workshops, seminars and drop-in sessions across Burnley from Monday 23rd April to Friday 27th April. The week will be supported by an impressive line-up of business experts at a variety of venues in the Burnley area.

The ‘Business Week’, which has been organised by Burnley Council, will offer the latest advice and guidance on a range of business areas, and there will be something to help all types and all sizes of business, as well as two in depth days with expert advice for people thinking of starting their own business.

Events will cover a diverse range of advice to help businesses maximise their growth covering business areas such as export and international trade, online marketing, energy efficiency and reducing utility bills, accessing apprenticeships, access to business finance, recruitment, retention, training, manufacturing advice, business start-up advice, the North West procurement portal, council business support services, and UCLan business support services, to name but a few.

The East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce will be providing two sessions, aimed at those both new and experienced in the export arena. Delegates are encouraged to attend both as a chance to gain contacts and grow knowledge which will be complimented with lunch and a tour of Moorhouse’s Brewery. International Trade events, all held on Wednesday 25th April include:

- International Trade for beginners: 9am – 11:15am at Moorhouse’s Brewery, Moorhouse Street, BB12 5EN

- Master Class in International Trade 10:45 – 1pm at Moorhouse’s Brewery, Moorhouse Street, BB12 5EN – Lunch provided

The venues where Business Week events will be held include the new Moorhouse’s Brewery, the UCLan campus, Burnley Football Club, the Lancashire Digital Technology Centre, the Town Hall, and Northbridge House.

To book yourself on to one of the International Trade events please contact: Marie White on 01254 356400 or email:m.white@chamberelancs.co.uk alternatively, please click here to download the full programme for Burnley Business week. Altervatively, for the dedicated International Trade flyer please click here.

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