FSB South East has approximately 15,000 members. Here is a selection of some of the upcoming events to help you and your business – plus some local member news.
South East events
11 July NHS procurement session, Surrey
13 July Surrey Hills Business Breakfast, Betchworth
19 July Business Breakfast, Tonbridge
27 July Apprentices information event with Gillian Keegan MP, Birdham
9 August LinkedIn Masterclass, Croydon
5 September FSB Skills 30:30 workshop, Wilmington Academy, Dartford
17 October FSB/Bank of England roundtable, Medway
FSB Award-winner opens London Stock Exchange: Julianne Ponan, FSB Business Awards Overall Winner opened the London Stock Exchange accompanied by National Chairman, Mike Cherry and Regional Chairman, Brian Woods this month.
Students network with businesses to help close skills gap: Hartsdown Academy welcomed local business owners into their school this June for a ‘Skills 30:30’ event hosted by FSB and the Careers Enterprise Company. Paul Andrews, CEO of Jobs in Kent said, “A third of small businesses looking to recruit have faced skills shortages. Bosses tell us that they can’t find the right staff, or that young people may have the right certificates but the wrong attitude and skills.”
Mina grows the Ditzy media team: “Deciding to become an employer was a massive step – as was taking on premises. I highly recommend others thinking of this step, work with a good business coach so you can plan your growth”
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