July 2024 Events from BIPC Sussex

Summer is now on our doorstep and with it, a packed programme of events to help you start or grow your business!

Let’s start with the second workshop in our new 5 part series, led by BIPC Consumer Psychology & Marketing expert, Alessandro Calzolari; these workshops are designed to equip business professionals with the tools and insights needed to thrive in today’s competitive landscape – book your place now.

Or why not register for one (or both) of our SEO webinars – BIPC Website Design expert Rick Chapman will be teaching the fundamentals of website SEO, whilst BIPC Marketing expert Rachael Dines will be leading a brand new webinar on Social Media SEO for your business!

Don’t miss out on the Supercharge your networking workshop with BIPC Business Mentor expert Mike Monk, and as always, our team and our experts are on hand for one-to-one chats about your business.

The BIPC Team

Introduction to Intellectual Property: Copyright, Trademark, Patent, Design

Online

Monday, 1 July 2024, 10am – 11am

Whether it’s an invention, design, brand name, literary work or a song – this session with the BIPC team will give you the knowledge to identify the Intellectual Property (IP) assets contained within your business and how best to protect them.

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How to Make the Most of Your Website; The Secret of Onsite SEO

Online

Tuesday, 2 July 2024, 10am – 11am

Ever wondered what can help you make it onto the first page of Google results? Not getting the web traffic you want? Getting to grips with SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) is crucial to ensure that your potential customers can find you in a crowded online marketplace. Join our free practical advice session on SEO with Rick Chapman, founder of The Digital Beacon.

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Search in Social; Your Guide to Social Media SEO

Online

Wednesday, 3 July 2024, 1:30pm – 2:30pm

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) isn’t just for Google and websites, you can apply Social SEO techniques to improve your social media impact. Join our free practical advice session with Rachael Dines of Shake It Up Creative to understand how you can optimise your social media channels to expand your reach.

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How to Start a Business

In-person at Jubilee Library, Brighton

Tuesday, 16 July 2024, 10:15am – 12pm

Looking to start your own business and need some guidance? This is the workshop for you, led by BIPC expert, business advisor Sandra Murphy.

We will will cover: Your core purpose – what value you bring to your target market, Identifying your target market, Standing out from the crowd – what differentiates you from your competition.

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How to Grow a Business

In-person at Jubilee Library, Brighton

Tuesday, 16 July 2024, 12:45pm – 2:30pm

Looking for guidance on how to make your young business grow? Need to re-enegise your established business? This is the workshop for you, led by BIPC expert, business advisor Sandra Murphy.

We will will cover: Your core purpose – what value you bring to your target market, Identifying your target market, Standing out from the crowd – what differentiates you from your competition.

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Group Coaching for Business Owners

In-person at Jubilee Library, Brighton

Wednesday, 17 July 2024, 10:15am – 12pm

Struggling to delegate? Suffering from Imposter Syndrome and burnout? Victoria Ramsden’s group coaching session at Jubilee Library will help solve these and other problems such as  employee management and business growth. This is a non specific workshop where delegates can receive group coaching from an experienced professional while also enjoying a hot drink and snacks.

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Supercharge your Networking

In-person at Jubilee Library, Brighton

Wednesday, 17 July 2024, 1:30pm – 3pm

Networking can seem daunting at first but as we all know, practice makes perfect! In this engaging in-person session at the BIPC in Jubilee Library, Mike Monk, founder of Advantage Business Mentoring will share his 15 top tips for successful networking, to give you the confidence and the tools to make the most of any networking opportunity.

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Business Model Canvas: Who said business planning had to be hard?

In-Person at Jubilee Library, Brighton

Tuesday, 23 July 2024, 10:30am – 12pm

If the thought of writing your first business plan feels daunting and time consuming, there’s a tool to help you – the Business Model Canvas. Foregoing the traditional method of business plan writing, in this practical workshop at the BIPC, you will learn to divide and address each section of the business plan and how each works together to build your business. REGISTER

Transform Your Business: Learn to Adapt and Align with What People Actually Need

In-Person at Jubilee Library, Brighton

Monday, 29 July 2024, 10:30am – 11:30am

This is the second in a series of 5 workshops taking place this year, led by BIPC expert Consumer Psychology & Marketing Expert, Alessandro Calzolari. This series of engaging workshops is designed to equip business professionals with the tools and insights needed to thrive in today’s competitive landscape. Workshop 2 will help you learn how to tweak your business ideas to meet what customers really want and need.

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Starting Up a Business? Start Here

In-person at Jubilee Library, Brighton

Wednesday, 31 July 2024, 10:30am – 11:30am

Thinking of starting your own business but unsure of actual steps involved? What does it actually mean to be self employed? What business structure do you need? What costs are involved? Where exactly do you start? How do you register a business and when? Join this step-by-step workshop which will talk you through those initial steps of starting up, and the information you need to know to get going.

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For more information about BIPC Sussex visit our website:

brighton-hove.gov.uk/bipc