Spring into Summer

For the first time, we are allowing business stalls at Spring into Summer! Event Timing: Sunday 2nd June 1.30pm-4.00pm Event Address: Muster Green, Haywards Heath If you would like to attend the event, please fill in the form below. The deadline for booking forms to be received is Wednesday 15th May. We may be unable to accommodate any bookings after this …

Seated Laughter Yoga on World Laughter Day 5th May 10.30-12.30pm

Join us for a joyful event designed for you to break out of your comfort zones for more progress. Destress, and connect with others through Seated Laughter Yoga! Sam has been teaching laughter yoga for seven years: Sam in action: 100 second video 🎉Laugh. Connect. Support. Join us for World Laughter Day- Sunday 5th May 2024 – Book here https://www.tickettailor.com/events/samrehan/1226785 ✨ Boost Your Health: Experience the rejuvenating effects …

Invitation to a Taster session for the Profitnet Innovation Programme – University of Brighton

Dear Haywards Heath Business Association Members, We are excited to extend an invitation to you for a unique opportunity offered by the University of Brighton: the Profitnet® peer-to-peer action learning programme. This initiative is dedicated to fostering innovation within your business and something members asked for in our recent member survey. Profitnet® has been described by past participants as akin …

Celebrating 3 Years of Cybility

Running a small business is like navigating a daily obstacle course, and we get it – your budget is tight. However, skimping on cybersecurity can lead to a game-over situation. In 2023, 50% of UK  businesses faced cyber incidents (source: Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2024, DCMS, UK Government). Sure, you might have an IT provider with technical defences in place, …

The Sussex Business Conference and Awards

The Sussex Business Conference and Awards is taking place at the Hickstead Showground on Thursday 10th October 2024. This brand-new event will combine high profile speakers, B2B exhibitors, networking and local business awards. It’s being organised by media company Total Sense Media and will be extensively promoted across their Sussex brands: More Radio, More Radio Retro, Sussex Living Magazine and …

Achieving Faster Business Growth in Your Business

Growth in business can mean many things…from profit, margins, scale, your team and more. How you grow is closely tied to your business direction, and your operations, systems and processes need to keep pace to support and enable that growth. Growing and scaling a business is a leadership challenge in its own right and sadly many struggle to achieve it. …

Plumpton Racecourse is a hidden gem

Plumpton Racecourse is a hidden gem in the world of horseracing. The thrill of Jump racing, the joy of a win, delicious food and drink, and stunning rural backdrop provide a memorable sporting experience for everyone from novice to racing expert. Our Eggcellent Easter Festival is coming up on Sunday 31st March and Monday 1st April, and we would love …

Last Call to Get Ahead of the Digital Curve in 2024!

It’s been an exciting few months since we launched the Grow Digital West Sussex roadshow. Now, we’re approaching the end of the road so we’d love to share the feedback, and to offer you one last chance to attend. During the course of the programme, it’s truly been an honour to help local businesses. We’ve met lovely people during the …

Help to Grow funding finance event

Brought to you by Help to Grow in partnership with Let’s Do Business and supported by NatWest, this networking breakfast at Plus X is an exciting opportunity to discover what funding and growth support is available to Brighton and Sussex SME leaders. Join us for a coffee and pastry and learn how to navigate the funding landscape with Fiona Anderson …

Plumpton Racecourse Fixtures in March

Plumpton Racecourse is a hidden gem in the world of horseracing. The thrill of Jump racing, the joy of a win, delicious food and drink, and stunning rural backdrop provide a memorable sporting experience for everyone from novice to racing expert. We love our Monday fixture on Cheltenham week and alongside our six fantastic races, you can get the inside …

Find your peer to peer community at a monthly meetup

Bill Withers was onto something – we all need somebody to lean on. Widening your professional network especially helps you during a crisis. But knowing somebody at face value is different to truly leaning on someone you trust. Cultivating a community at a regular monthly lunch hub means you widen your professional network with people who you can trust. So …

Join the Talented Expert Speakers at our Final Grow Digital Workshops

From coast to country, and towns in between, we’re blessed to have a diverse business talent pool across West Sussex. March might be the final series of workshops in the Grow Digital programme, but we’re squeezing every last drop of knowledge from our local experts to help you take flight this year. Yes, like fledglings from a nest, we want …

Join the Talented Expert Speakers at our Final Grow Digital Workshops

From coast to country, and towns in between, we’re blessed to have a diverse business talent pool across West Sussex. March might be the final series of workshops in the Grow Digital programme, but we’re squeezing every last drop of knowledge from our local experts to help you take flight this year. Yes, like fledglings from a nest, we want …

Wellbeing in the Workplace Feb 21st

Rockinghorse Children’s Charity and Flexibility Matters are hosting a Wellbeing in the Workplace event in Brighton on the 21 February 2024 with gold-medallist Sally Gunnell OBE. Presented by Rockinghorse and Flexibility Matters, this event, with panellists S4DW, Elekta, Float Spa, Stratus Coaching, and Acumen Business Law, and table discussions hosted by Myla Health, Little Jasmine Therapies and Spa, The Agora Clinic, and Sam Rehan – The Wellbeing Motivator, and …

Grow Digital West Sussex

Free Business Support to Boost Your Digital Toolkit It would be wonderful to dwell on success, but series three awaits. With new venues, inspiring speakers, and the usual delicious food on the menu, it’s time to fill the workshops with motivated local business owners. If that sounds like you, this is where you’ll find us.  23rd January, Mid Sussex:    …

Let’s Go! Net Zero Event

The event will focus on sustainability in the manufacturing industry, with the opportunity to take a tour of the Adelphi manufacturing site to see how they’ve integrated sustainability into their business, including their innovative heating and cooling systems, water management, and onsite renewable energy generation. You’ll also hear from a panel of experienced West Sussex manufacturing businesses about how they’re …

Beat the January Blues. Propel Your Business into 2024!

Take a deep breath and relax – the silly season is over. Once you’ve restored some normality, take a minute to consider the year ahead. How is it looking for your business?   If you’re ready to launch headlong into a fruitful year, Grow Digital West Sussex is ready to help steer your focus in the digital landscape of 2024. With …

Spring Cleaning your Business: Make the Changes Needed (Crawley)

Making change happen and stick, in your business is not easy! Hosted by HHBA member, Growth by Design, this educational seminar will provide delegates with practical and realistic advice and guidance on how to make the changes they want in their business happen. Drawing on a wealth of industry and first-hand experience, you will not only hear from Henry Laker from the …

January 2024 Events from BIPC Sussex

Can you believe that January 2024 marks the beginning of the fourth year of BIPC Sussex? It’s amazing that we’ve been able to help so many startups & existing business grow in such a short time! And this has only possible with your input – the amount of people who discover the BIPC thanks to word of mouth – recommended …

How to take action on net zero if you’re office-based: a sustainability masterclass

January Wed 31, 9.30am – 12pm BST The Dome Cinema, The Atrium, 21-22 Marine Parade Worthing BN11 3PT Link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-take-action-on-net-zero-if-youre-office-based-tickets-775421294967?aff=oddtdtcreator Summary How to take action on net zero if you’re office-based: a sustainability masterclass is exclusively for office-based businesses in West Sussex. From sourcing sustainable stationery supplies to adopting low carbon cloud services, there’s tonnes your business can do. There’ll …