Breakfast Club – How to value your business

It’s never too early to prepare your business for sale. In this session Robert Carpenter, from Management Inspirations Limited, will be presenting about how to prepare a business for sale and the steps to selling a business. Also details about how to value a business. If you own a business, at some point you will wish to sell it and …

How Extech Cloud helped a start-up business in the financial sector

When financial services provider, Verdant Financial Planning was founded in 2020, the founder recognised the importance of choosing a dependable, flexible and easily accessible IT solution, which has supported the company in getting to where it is today. Putting its IT system completely in the Cloud with Extech Cloud from the start has not only helped Verdant Financial Planning to …

Tourism & Hospitality Symposium 29 March

Join us for a FREE Symposium for all West Sussex Tourism and hospitality businesses at the South Downs National Park Centre in Midhurst on 29 March hosted by Experience West Sussex Partnership and South Downs National Park. This is a unique opportunity to develop your tourism business and hear about the latest trends from industry experts Expedia Group and Visit …

Last few spaces – Networking 10th March

Where can you get a complimentary drink, brilliant networking opportunities and unfettered access to fellow business owners who are just as passionate and driven as you; HHBA’s sponsored drinks at Freshmill in Haywards Heath on March 10th is the perfect networking event to propel your business forward. Book Yor Ticket Here We are delighted to announce that our event sponsor …

Opportunity Mid Sussex Investment Prospectus

We are now delighted to share our Opportunity Mid Sussex Investment Prospectus with you.  This interactive prospectus promotes Mid Sussex and all that it offers in terms of a place to live, work and invest. Opportunity Mid Sussex – Investment Prospectus This investment prospectus will be used to showcase Mid Sussex and the benefits of locating here, to encourage businesses, …

Start-up or scale-up with our expert support

The Business HotHouse helped hundreds of business owners and start-up founders to grow their productivity, turnover and profit, by helping to bridge their business knowledge gaps with free business coaching sessions, and by contributing cash – from our Invest4 Grant Fund – to help them buy what they need to start-up or scale-up. Over the next fortnight you can attend …

What’s New in Windows 11’s First Big Update (February 2022)

Since its first release, Windows 11 has received a steady stream of minor updates. Now, though, Microsoft has launched the first massive update for the operating system that changes the game with lots of new features and tweaks. Image: The Cloud Consultancy How To Get The Latest Version of Windows 11 Before we jump into what you’ll get with Windows 11’s first …

Bluebell Digital are Google Partners

Bluebell Digital are proud to have maintained their Google Partner status. The Google Partner programme is reserved for companies who can demonstrate the relevant expertise and experience to get the best from Google ad products. Google has recently relaunched its partner programme, introducing more onerous qualification standards for partner companies, including examinations on Google Ads, Google Display, Google Shopping and …

Next first aid courses available to book on to

Would you like to join a fun and interactive first aid course to gain useful skills for every day life and/or work? Here are my next courses available to book on to: – Emergency First Aid at Work – Wednesday 9th March, 9:30-4:30pm in Uckfield. Gives a 3 year qualification which satisfies the requirements of the HSE. – First Aid …

Foreign Office targeted in a ‘serious cyber security incident’

Britain’s Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) was the target of a serious cyber security incident that forced it to seek urgent cyber security help from one of its cyber security contractors. The existence of the incident was revealed in a public tender document posted on the government’s website, as discovered by The Stack. The document, published on February 4, revealed that the …

Way to Work Initiative

Hopefully you are aware that the government has just announced the ‘Way to Work’ initiative to help 500,000 people into work by the end of June. New jobs mission to get 500,000 into work – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk) I wanted to write and let you know how we will be delivering this within Surrey and Sussex and ask for your support …

Have your say today!

The Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) 2022 Quarter 1 is now live – This is your chance to drive change Since the COVID-19 crisis, the QES has consistently demonstrated the scale of impact on UK businesses. The survey has been essential in understanding the short and longer-terms impacts on businesses of different sectors and sizes. The QES carried out by the British …

Government News and Updates

Mims Davies office have sent the following Government updates, please read the full details below. Guidance for UK Businesses that trade with Russia or the Ukraine>>https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/russia-sanctions-guidance Closure of the Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme>> https://hmrc.imicampaign.uk/seeemailinfull/EmailServlet?campaignkw=notrack&tid=CC03_1645608013422662471&signature=A1283575C47A721023544E3C1A82910A Keep your clients goods moving in or out of the EU>>https://hmrc.imicampaign.uk/seeemailinfull/EmailServlet?campaignkw=notrack&tid=CC04_1645186051583682741&signature=9D59B9AF39D27ED633B4216AD1EE84B3 HMRC telephony shuttering in February and March>>https://hmrc.imicampaign.uk/seeemailinfull/EmailServlet?campaignkw=notrack&tid=CC04_1645021936050613441&signature=1F9E65018410B3CCAB1138A7AE0DD10F Important information for employers>>https://hmrc.imicampaign.uk/seeemailinfull/EmailServlet?campaignkw=notrack&tid=CC04_1645007959546614721&signature=0BEF19D4B9ADAAC7F9BF2A8E8591C5F3 Agent Update 93 has …

Networking at Freshmill 10th March

Where can you get a complimentary drink, brilliant networking opportunities and unfettered access to fellow business owners who are just as passionate and driven as you; HHBA’s sponsored drinks at Freshmill in Haywards Heath on March 10th is the perfect networking event to propel your business forward. Book Yor Ticket Here We are delighted to announce that our event sponsor …

Digital Ad Experts

HHBA member Cross Origin Ltd  have a new side line that is specifically set up for small businesses.  Do you need professional looking ads that get results? Do you find that managing your advertising campaigns are a bit too confusing? Have you tried Facebook advertising but struggled to get leads? Digital Ad Experts Activities: Facebook advertising creation and management that …

HHBA Drop in Session 24th Feb – Maximise Your Membership

Visit our new drop in session and find out how to maximise your membership. We often get new members joining the HHBA who have quite a few questions in order to get themselves up and running and making the most out of their membership. And for existing members who wish to become more involved in the business community and want …

Join Mims Davies MP for a Business Breakfast

Mims would like you to join her for a Local Business Breakfast on Friday 18th February from 8am – 10am at CAE UK plc. Innovation Drive, Burgess Hill, RH15 9TW (please see invitation below). Local Business Breakfast As you may know, Mims has been engaging with  local businesses in Mid Sussex since she was elected, so a business breakfast is a perfect …

TRUSTEES WANTED

Kangaroos Mid Sussex is a registered Charity that provides social opportunities for people with Learning Disabilities.  We have around 250 members from 0 – 38 years old and run clubs by age group on evenings, weekends and in school holidays. Our sessions are run by experienced and qualified staff with the support of volunteers.  We have a permanent office team …

How do you know if you need a sales coach?

Working with a sales coach can help you achieve your business goals, increase productivity, overcome challenges to name a few. My clients often comment on how fun and beneficial it is having me as their sales coach. The truth is you can hardly make a rational decision of anything unless you have experienced it. It is only natural that you …

MSDC is delighted to announce that ShopAppy.com is coming to Mid Sussex

Mid Sussex District Council has partnered with ShopAppy.com to provide local businesses with access to the platform free of charge for the first 12 months. This initiative has been made possible by the Government’s Welcome Back Fund with funding from the European Regional Development Fund. Hear more from ShopAppy below, about the platform and how your business can benefit and …

Sebs IT are offering a FREE domain scan

Did you know we offer a FREE domain scan to see if any of your data has been leaked on the Dark Web? Click on the link to receive your complimentary scan:https://www.e-sebs.co.uk/cyber-security#contact Or phone call today to find out more information on 01444416641

Apple Aims to Debut a New Low-Cost 5G iPhone and iPad in Early March

Bloombergs Mark Gurman has published a predictive report with Bloomberg’s sources sharing details on Apple’s upcoming Spring event. The report claims Apple Inc. is targeting a date on or near March 8 to unveil a new low-cost iPhone and an updated iPad, according to people with knowledge of the matter, kicking off a potentially record-setting year for product launches. The announcement will mark Apple’s …

Sussex Business Show

Trio of Event Partnerships. It happened on LinkedIn one Friday afternoon…. Sonny was looking for keynote speakers for his new event, The Sussex Business Show which is being hosted in Ardingly, West Sussex, and he was also looking for other expos to promote, and to see what other regional events there were in Hampshire and Surrey, just to see if …

How to rollout a new brand identity

8 years ago we rebranded, changing our company name to Tomango. Finding the perfect name and brand identity was difficult enough, but then we had to deal with the complexities of implementing that change. Once the dust had settled, we reflected on what we’d done right and wrong, and wrote it all down in our blog. Creating a useful checklist …