BilliBiz - The Show is the Billingshurst Business Event of the Year with the aim of shining the spotlight on local businesses.
Online PR News – 25-September-2012 – Billingshurst, West Sussex – BilliBiz-The Show, the sequel to the Billingshurst Chamber of Commerce’s highly successful business show and networking event of last year, is far more than just a business show. It has a menu of companion workshops, announced today, that are completely free. West Sussex County Times and Fowlers Estate Agents sponsor the show.
The half-hour seminars run by local experts address a range of essential topics including tips for a sound start in business, strategies to help you work less and do more, how to maximize your on-line marketing, getting to grips with social media, and a wealth of information from Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs. (See program details below)
BilliBiz-The Show, which is also free, will be double the size of last year’s and is staged by the progressive Billingshurst Chamber of Commerce in Billingshurst Centre on Thursday 25th October from 12 noon - 6.30 p.m.
Explaining the rational of the seminars, Pat Ungless, a member of the Billibiz-The Show organising committee explained, “People want to learn everything they can to help their businesses in this tough business cycle. Last year’s seminars were a full-house success. The want to ensure that BilliBiz-The Show 2012 is dynamic with visitors and exhibitors alike gaining from the experience and leaving better equipped for business than they arrived”.
Keith Paul, Chair of the BilliBiz-The Show organising committee, concluded, “There has been extraordinary support for the second, and bigger and better, Billibiz-The Show. This restates the Billingshurst Chamber of Commerce’s determination to provide our 80 plus member companies (and all their employees) with real value, and do everything possible to help them punch above their weight when times are tough”
The Free Seminar Programme includes:
Would You Like More Customers Than You Can Manage? with David Hardisty, Growth & Internet Marketing Expert from Be Successful.
He says “In 2012, if you don't understand the massive impact online marketing now has for small business owners, the likelihood is that your potential customers are going to your competitors!”
Discover why most small businesses fail with online marketing, and learn three key strategies that are easy to implement and will maximise your online success.
Work Less, Do More and Scoop! with Pat Ungless, Personal Coach, from Hakalau Life
Pat explains how to use your precious time more effectively and get those important tasks done. “You know the ones” she says, “They are most likely the tasks you have been putting off!
Tips For a Sound Start For Your Business with Ann Swain, Horsham Branch Chairman from Federation of Small Businesses
Advice from an experienced Business Start-up Advisor on how to avoid the common and some not so common pitfalls when setting up your business.
Banish Stress By Learning How To B.O.U.N.C.E. with Helen Turier, Trainer and Speaker from Bounce-back Ability
You know how some people fall ill every time they take time off work or when they go on holiday? This is a sign that the body is struggling to balance the many conflicting demands on it. This is a big red flag. She says: “I’ll show how to use the B.O.U.N.C.E. model of resilience to banish stress and optimise health”
About Billingshurst Chamber of Commerce
The Billingshurst Chamber of Commerce represents some 80 local businesses and exists to help its members achieve objectives they might not be able to achieve alone. It is the aim for the Chamber to be recognised as the voice of Billingshurst business with the influence to effect change through focus and cohesion, and to create opportunities for its members. It is with this unity, combined with the diversity of our businesses and our common interests, that we shall succeed. Our mission is to achieve a prosperous Billingshurst.