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Business Drop-In Oxford

Business and Intellectual Property Centre Oxfordshire (BIPC) Queen Street, Westgate, England, United Kingdom

This is an open event for business owners / leaders to meet OxLEP Business & Skills Advisors and explore the fully funded support available.No appointment needed, Drop in any time between 1pm and 4pm. Register so we know you are coming.We will have a number of expert advisors available to chat with you over a coffee and provide you with the advice, guidance and next steps that you need to support your business.By attending this drop in session you will get:121 time with a business expert to help with a current challengeAdvice and information on apprenticeships and growing your own talent from OxLEP Skills’ apprenticeship advisorsAn introduction to the Business Support Tool so you can have a bespoke plan of all the government-funded support, grants, and events that could help your business.Minimal Financial Assistance (MFA) schemeThe Growth Hub programme operates a Minimal Financial Assistance (MFA) scheme. All SMEs which receive support under this programme are being aided under the UK Subsidy Control Act (2022) and The Subsidy Control (Gross Cash Amount and Gross Cash Equivalent) Regulations (2022 No. 1186).MFA allows a beneficiary to receive up to £315,000 of Subsidy over a three-fiscal year period (i.e. the current and previous two […]

Free

OxLEP Women in Business Gathering

Business and Intellectual Property Centre Oxfordshire (BIPC) Queen Street, Westgate, England, United Kingdom

Are you a female founder, leader, or entrepreneur of an SME in Oxfordshire? Come network at this 'gathering' of like-minded business women.

Free

Start & Grow Your Business Now

Business and Intellectual Property Centre Oxfordshire (BIPC) Queen Street, Westgate, England, United Kingdom

BIPC Start-Up Workshop, in partnership with OxLEP Business, for Oxfordshire residents who want to start or accelerate their businessOverviewThis workshop is designed to encourage you to focus on the fundamentals of a successful business and develop a viable, successful and sustainable business plan. The workshop will be delivered by two of our experienced business experts, providing practical content to help you learn and make progress on the day, alongside a group of supportive peers. The sessions will help you to:• Develop your critical thinking skills• Develop a collaborative mindset• Develop your creativity• Develop your understanding of how ideas can become actions• Develop your understanding of why businesses succeed or fail• Know where to access more support to start and grow your businessYou will finish the day with a clear plan on how to move your business forward and reach your next milestone. 9am Registration The workshop will be in two sessions 9:30 -12:30 and 1:30 - 4:30 (lunch is not provided)PresentersLesley McKie is an experienced provider of mentoring and support to SMEs. She’s a business owner and manager with a strong background in consultancy and leads marketing and communications (online and offline) for a range of clients. Her coaching and […]

Free

Start & Grow Your Business Now

Business and Intellectual Property Centre Oxfordshire (BIPC) Queen Street, Westgate, England, United Kingdom

BIPC Start-Up Workshop, in partnership with OxLEP Business, for Oxfordshire residents who want to start or accelerate their businessOverviewThis workshop is designed to encourage you to focus on the fundamentals of a successful business and develop a viable, successful and sustainable business plan. The workshop will be delivered by two of our experienced business experts, providing practical content to help you learn and make progress on the day, alongside a group of supportive peers. The sessions will help you to:• Develop your critical thinking skills• Develop a collaborative mindset• Develop your creativity• Develop your understanding of how ideas can become actions• Develop your understanding of why businesses succeed or fail• Know where to access more support to start and grow your businessYou will finish the day with a clear plan on how to move your business forward and reach your next milestone. 9am Registration with amazing coffee and cake from an Oxfordshire Start-UpThe workshop will be in two sessions 9:30 -12:30 and 1:30 - 4:30 (lunch is not provided)PresentersLesley McKie is an experienced provider of mentoring and support to SMEs. She’s a business owner and manager with a strong background in consultancy and leads marketing and communications (online and offline) […]

Free