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Christmas networking lunch. Friday 16th December

Join us for open networking with a Christmas theme

Time to meet some of Leicester's leading business people and enjoy a Christmas themed lunch

Cost £20 Inc. VAT – booking closes noon Wednesday 14th December

Venue

College Court Conference Centre
Knighton Road
Leicester, LE2 3UF
Friday 16th December 2016

Advanced booking only: £20 Inc. VAT - book online at http://www.network-midlands.co.uk/next-event

Business networking lunch and talk "The Secret to Working Less and Earning More"

Business networking lunch and talk by Stuart Carter

All effort is not created equal. Nor are your customers. Nor is your time.

In this talk, we'll explore the disconnect between effort and results, and find those golden gems in your business that, if exploited, will let you achieve remarkable results with less effort.

Work less, earn more and delight your customers into the bargain!

Cost £20 Inc. VAT – booking closes noon Wednesday 19th October

Venue

College Court Conference Centre
Knighton Road
Leicester, LE2 3UF
Friday 21st October 2016

Networking lunch & mastermind discussion

What is a mastermind discussion?

This is a time where you can bring your business ideas, issues and problems and get input from some of the top small business owners in Leicester

Have you got an idea but not sure where to take it?
Is there a business issue you need some clarity on?
Or is there a problem you need some insight on how to deal with?

We will discuss them, in complete confidentiality, over a 2 course lunch

And, of course, you can network with other business owners
Format for the lunch

12:00 Arrive, register and network
12:30 Lunch

Make your business successful on Twitter. Friday 15th July

Join us for lunch and an opportunity to meet some of Leicester’s leading small business owners.

Karen Cureton, of Cureton Consulting, will be sharing on how to get more business by using Twitter.

Karen asks

“How much business do you get from Twitter?
Over 70% of my clients come to me from Twitter so, do you want more?”
Come and join her on 15th July to find out some tops tips and new features to make your business successful on Twitter.

Cost £20 inc VAT – booking closes noon Wednesday 13th July

Venue

College Court Conference Centre
Knighton Road
Leicester, LE2 3UF

Summer barbecue & networking lunch. Friday 17th June

Join us for a barbecue lunch and an opportunity to meet some of Leicester’s leading small business owners
Cost £20 inc VAT – booking closes noon Wednesday 15th June

Venue

College Court Conference Centre
Knighton Road
Leicester, LE2 3UF
Friday 17th June 2016

Advanced booking only: £20 inc VAT - book online at http://www.network-midlands.co.uk/next-event

Networking lunch & Business Builder. Friday 20th May

• Are you stuck on how to achieve a business goal?
• Do you need help on a business issue?
• Do you want to generate new business ideas?

Join us for lunch and an opportunity to get other business owners’ input to help you grow your business
Cost £24 inc VAT – booking closes noon Wednesday 18th May

Venue

College Court Conference Centre
Knighton Road
Leicester, LE2 3UF
Friday 20th May 2016

Advanced booking only: £24 inc VAT - book online at http://www.network-midlands.co.uk/next-event

Seminar & networking lunch – “Pitching for business”.

Speaker: Priscilla Morris of Loud and Clear

Did you realise that every time you open your mouth you are influencing others? If this is positive there’s more chance of doing business, but if you get it wrong it can prove hard to reverse the subconscious influence of how you sound.

Come and learn some best practice with one of the UK’s top spoken voice experts, Priscilla Morris of Loud and Clear voice coaching

Cost £24 inc VAT – booking closes noon Wednesday 13th April

Venue

College Court Conference Centre
Knighton Road
Leicester, LE2 3UF
Friday 15th April 2016

Networking lunch & speaker – Financial goal setting.

Speaker: Julie Langton of True Potential Wealth Management

Julie says: “As a Financial adviser the biggest risk our clients face is not hitting their goals, this can have a major impact on their future lives. It’s important to look at the time scale of these goals, for example short, medium and long term and plan accordingly. I will be looking at Goal setting and how this can be as important in Business as it is in the financial world.”

Cost £24 inc VAT – booking closes noon Wednesday 2nd March

Venue

College Court Conference Centre
Knighton Road
Leicester, LE2 3UF

Networking lunch & speaker - How to not reach your goals

Friday 5th February 2016

What stops you reaching your goals? Why do your dreams not become reality? Trevor Wood will talk about 6 key issues – with some help from Lewis Hamilton

Cost £24 inc VAT – booking closes noon Wednesday 3rd February

Venue

College Court Conference Centre
Knighton Road
Leicester, LE2 3UF

Advanced booking only: £24 inc VAT - book online at http://bit.ly/1HSzEcD

Table swap networking lunch

Friday 8th January

You each have about 2 minutes to say who you are, what you do and who you want to meet. After you’ve all spoken there will be a short time to chat before moving on to the next table. By the end of the session you will have met everybody in the room.

Cost £24 inc VAT – booking closes noon Wednesday 6th January

Venue

College Court Conference Centre
Knighton Road
Leicester, LE2 3UF

Advanced booking only: £24 inc VAT - book online at http://bit.ly/1HSzEcD

Networking lunch: Managing Your Time

Are you
“Ticking away the moments that make up a dull day
You fritter and waste the hours in an offhand way.”?

Or does it seem that
“Every year is getting shorter; never seem to find the time.
Plans that either come to naught or half a page of scribbled lines”?

Paul Kaerger of PKMS can help. He’ll be sharing some tips on managing out time better.
When & Where: Friday 4th December 11:30am – 2pm at College Court Conference Centre in Leicester
Cost £24 inc VAT – booking closes noon Wednesday 2nd December

Programme:

Open networking
Lunch, Good News & Who’s In The Room

Networking lunch: LinkedIn or Locked out – A LinkedIn Masterclass

Julia Canham of The Secret Marketing Coach will show us some tips & tricks to make LinkedIn work better for us.
When & Where: Friday 6th November 11:30am – 2pm at College Court Conference Centre in Leicester
Cost £24 inc VAT – booking closes noon Wednesday 4th November

Programme:

Open networking
Lunch, Good News & Who’s In The Room
“LinkedIn Masterclass”
Round table discussion & more networking

Advanced booking only: £24 inc VAT - book online at http://bit.ly/1OG0Lb8

A Jedi mind-manipulating masterclass. 3 ways in which you can persuade your customers to buy from you and your co-workers to hel

Have you ever needed someone to take an action that will help you, whether it is a co-worker or a customer? And yet you just didn’t know how to persuade them? Phil Atherton of Precept Optimum Performance will show you 3 ways in which you can get people to take the action you want by using their own thought processes to bend them to your will.

Where: College Court Conference Centre, Knighton Road, Leicester, LE2 3UF
When: Friday 2nd October 11:30 - 14:00
Cost: £20+VAT

Programme:

Open networking
Lunch, Good News & Who’s In The Room
Speaker
Round table discussion & more networking

Natural As Nature Inteded

Date: 25th November 2016
Time: 10:00am - 6:00PM
Place: Holiday Inn Camden
30 Jamestown Rd
London NW1 7BY

Natural As Nature Intended - A taster session with free samples, refreshments and interaction for all who attend. This event is free with limited spaces for beauticians and bloggers who are interested in natural products that benefit the skin.

The prime focus is to allow you to engage face to face with us and the products we make in the company of others who share Three, common factors these being natural products, skincare and quality.

The only way is up!

Struggling to get motivated after the summer break? In need of some inspiration?

Come and hear Sam Houghton of Iridescence talk about the tough struggles she has not only overcome but has also lead her to start up her business. Sam says "My business is growing and is exploding!" and asks "How are you going to kick ass this month"

Where: College Court Conference Centre, Knighton Road, Leicester, LE2 3UF
When: Friday 4th September 11:30 - 14:00
Cost: £20+VAT

Programme:

Open networking
Lunch, Good News & Who’s In The Room
Speaker
Round table discussion & more networking

What is Emotional Intelligence?

Wikipedia defines Emotional Intelligence as "the ability to recognize one's own and other people's emotions, to discriminate between different feelings and label them appropriately, and to use emotional information to guide thinking and behaviour."

Our speaker at August's Network Midlands networking lunch is Paul Kaerger of PKMS and he will be opening up for us "The Power of Emotional Intelligence"

Where: College Court Conference Centre, Knighton Road, Leicester, LE2 3UF
When: Friday 7th August 11:30 - 14:00
Cost: £20+VAT

Programme:

Open networking

Networking Lunch 3rd July 2015

College Court Conference Centre, Knighton Road, Leicester, LE2 3UF

Guest speaker: Guest speaker: Julia Canham of Secret Marketing Coach

Julia has a passion to help business owners escape mediocrity and live the life they want to live

We all have ex-clients, clients who were great to work with but have moved on for whatever reason. Julia will be showing us

How to reactivate old clients

Open networking
Lunch, Good News & Who’s In The Room
Speaker
Round table discussion & more networking

Advanced booking only: £20+VAT - book online at http://bit.ly/1QX1ClF

Business Development Lunch 5th June 2015

College Court Conference Centre, Knighton Road, Leicester, LE2 3UF

Guest speaker: Phil Atherton of Precept Optimum Performance

Last year Phil used a baseball bat to demonstrate some of his Marketing Jedi mind tricks

He returns for this event with a talk called
How do I convince people they should buy from me?

Open networking
Lunch, Good News & Who’s In The Room
Speaker
Round table discussion & more networking

Advanced booking only: £24+VAT

Circle Business Networking Event – Natalie Bennett

Tuesday 23rd September 2014
12.00noon-2pm
Buffet Style Lunch
Tickets £10.00 per head
(£5 for concessions/students)
Circle Cafe, Northampton Jesus Centre, Northampton NN1 4AE

Book online now: http://tinyurl.com/qbakx8v

Green Party Leader Natalie Bennett is an active worker on policy, on issues ranging from the abolition of the Corporation of the City of London, abortion rights, to the treatment of women offenders, the rights of asylum-seekers and sex workers.

Networking lunch, Leicester City Football Club, King Power Stadium, Leicester

Friday 7th March 2014. 11:30am-2:00pm

Open networking
Introduction to corporate hospitality at King Power Stadium
Buffet lunch
Guest speaker

Guest speaker package available - promote your business with a 20 minute speaker slot, highlighted on pre-event emails and publicity. Contact Trevor Wood on 0116 210 1338 or 07941 208957 for more information.

Venue

Leicester City Football Club
King Power Stadium
Filbert Way
Leicester
LE2 7FL (map - https://goo.gl/maps/q3pst)

Date

Table swap networking, College Court, Leicester

Wednesday 5th February 2014. 6:00pm-8:30pm

New year, new location, new time - but still the same great networking

Start the evening with a buffet and open networking then at 6:30 we'll move on to the table swap networking where you will be seated in small groups and have a minute or two to tell the rest of the group who you are, what you do and what sort of work you are looking for. You'll then move to another table and repeat until you have met all the delegates.

Venue
College Court
Knighton Road
Leicester, LE2 3UF (map - http://goo.gl/maps/Iah8g)

Date

The Business Growth Show comes to Leicester

Monday 25th November 10am - 4pm at the National Space Centre, Exploration Drive, Leicester LE4 5NS

If you're continually looking for inspiration to grow your business, you can't afford to overlook the free advice and support
available to you at The Business Growth Show, East Midlands taking place at The National Space Centre, Leicester on
Monday 25th November. There are literally hundreds of reasons why business leaders and entrepreneurs attend the
show; I've put together my hot list of not-to-be-missed features, so there's no excuses not to register for your tickets
today

Networking lunch, Village Urban Resorts, Nottingham.

Friday 25th October, 11:30am - 2:00pm

A relaxed time to network over a buffet lunch.

Relax over a light buffet lunch, make new contacts, renew older ones. Then you have permission to goof off early to start the weekend!

Venue

The Village Urban Resort
Brailsford Way
Chilwell
Nottingham, NG9 6DL (map - http://goo.gl/maps/xGUwY)

Date

Friday 25th October. Online booking closes noon Wednesday 23rd October

Attend event - £20
Display pop up banner - £6

Speed Networking. Fieldhead Hotel, Markfield, Leicestershire

It’s fast, it’s furious, it’s fun – it’s speed networking. Meet and talk to everyone in the room in just 2 hours.

After a short time of open networking you will be seated opposite another delegate. You will then each have a approximately 2 minutes to tell each other about yourself, your business and what sort of clients you want to meet. Then move on to the next person. This is a time to connect, not to sell. Meet up after with anyone you want to connect further with.

Venue

The Fieldhead Hotel
Markfield Lane
Markfield
Leicestershire, LE67 9PS (map - http://goo.gl/maps/344dc)

Networking Lunch on Friday 21st June 2013

After a short time of open networking, we will have a "who's in the room" time, where you'll have about 30 seconds to say who you are and what you do. Then, over food, you'll be able to spend an extended time talking with the other people on your table.

Location: The Derby Conference Centre, London Road, Derby, DE24 8UX (map - http://goo.gl/maps/fmKsG)
Date: Friday 21st June, 11:30am - 2:00pm

Would you like to be our guest speaker? We have a speaker package available. Phone Trevor on 0116 210 1338 for more information.

Book in advance: (before noon on Wednesday 19th June)

Progress Networking Group, Leicester. Tuesday May 28th; 7.30am - 9.30am

This informal, early morning gathering will give you the opportunity to network over a coffee in a relaxed setting.

The morning will run from 7.30am until 9.30am at Peppercorns of Anstey, 5-7 Bradgate Road, Anstey, Leicester, LE7 7AB, and is aimed to be very much a ‘drop-in’ type of event. So please pop in on your way to work or come for the whole two hours (and stay for another cup of coffee afterwards, if you wish).

We look forward to seeing you there and thank you in advance for your support.

Networking with the students from The Peter Jones Enterprise Academy, Leicester. Wednesday 1st May

Help our next generation of entrepreneurs develop the skills to build their businesses.

Network midlands have been asked to teach on networking skills. As part of this we will be running a networking event with the students and we need some experiences networkers to help them hone their skills.

Will you help? Places are limited so book now!

Venue

Leicester College
St Margaret’s Campus
St John Street
Leicester LE1 3WL

Date

Wednesday 1st May. Noon - 2pm. Includes lunch provided by 2 of the students. Online booking closes noon Monday 29th April

Progress Networking Group, Leicester. Tuesday March 26th; 7.30am - 9.30am

This informal, early morning gathering will give you the opportunity to network over a coffee in a relaxed setting.

The morning will run from 7.30am until 9.30am at Peppercorns of Anstey, 5-7 Bradgate Road, Anstey, Leicester, LE7 7AB, and is aimed to be very much a ‘drop-in’ type of event. So please pop in on your way to work or come for the whole two hours (and stay for another cup of coffee afterwards, if you wish).

We look forward to seeing you there and thank you in advance for your support.

Speed networking. Hinckley Island Hotel. Monday 8th April, 9:30am - 11:30am

It's fast, it's furious, it's fun - it's speed networking. Meet and talk to everyone in the room in just 2 hours. Spaces are limited, so book now! (http://www.network-midlands.co.uk)

Bacon cobs, coffee, tea & open networking
Speed networking - meet every delegate
More networking

Venue

Hinckley Island Hotel
Watling Street (A5)
Hinckley
Leicestershire LE10 3JA

Date

Monday 8th April. Online booking closes noon Thursday 4th April

Attend event - £18
Display pop up banner - £6
Book online at http://www.network-midlands.co.uk

Progress Networking Group, Leicester. Tuesday February 26th; 7.30am - 9.30am

This informal, early morning gathering will give you the opportunity to network over a coffee in a relaxed setting.

The morning will run from 7.30am until 9.30am at Peppercorns of Anstey, 5-7 Bradgate Road, Anstey, Leicester, LE7 7AB, and is aimed to be very much a ‘drop-in’ type of event. So please pop in on your way to work or come for the whole two hours (and stay for another cup of coffee afterwards, if you wish).

We look forward to seeing you there and thank you in advance for your support.

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