Events

There’s always something going on here at The Business Village. Events range from networking and information meetings in conjunction with our tenant businesses, to specialist workshops and seminars via our many partners across the area and connected city regions.

You’ll also find details of events organised by our friends and partners at other venues in and around the area, let us know of yours, we’d love to share them.

We’re always looking for new ideas and topics to share with our many businesses, friends and partners. If you would like to host an event of your own, please get in touch with Kevin Steel our Business Development Manager, he’d love to have a chat.

 

You can call him on 07970 930560 or email ksteel@BarnsleyBIC.co.uk 

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Jul 23
8:30 am-12:30 pm

Chamber Coffee Club…

Would you like to find out how Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber can support your business? Pop in to the Bistro and have an informal chat with Sarah Hattersley, Membership Executive for the Barnsley area to find out about the Chamber and the many services and benefits they can provide to help support you and your […]

Aug 2
9:00 am-4:30 pm

An Introduction to Paid Social Advertising

Social media advertising (or paid social) provides organisations the chance to reach, engage and convert new customers that would not normally see their organic posts.

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Aug 3
8:15 am-10:15 am

How can we be so alike when we are so different?

People are complex, the world we live in is chaotic, change is taking place at an unprecedented pace, our marketplace is global, and with the aid of technology we are accessible 24/7 365days per year. Therefore, finding time to invest in your most valuable asset, can be difficult…

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Aug 14
9:00 am-4:30 pm

Planning an Effective Website

Whether you’re starting from scratch or have an existing site on the web, you need to understand the fundamentals of a successful website. With support from Digital Growth Programme expert consultants, you’ll be able to confidently plan and develop a website that more than meets your business objectives and customer focus.

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Aug 28
9:00 am-4:30 pm

Developing Effective Content for the Web

Content is King, in all forms, from the visuals you present to the words that represent your business. Everything matters from a marketing point of view. Discover how to create content that achieves your business objectives, whether that’s brand promotion or explicit sales.

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Sep 11
9:00 am-4:30 pm

Effective Search Engine Optimisation

SEO – it’s a foreign language to many, but not nearly as complicated as you may think. With the help of the Digital Growth Programme, we’ll give you the insider knowledge on how to get your website content written and structured in such a way that proves search engine effective whilst being reader-friendly and relevant to your visitors.

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Oct 11
9:00 am-4:30 pm

Integrating Social Media Into Your Business (2-Day FREE Workshop)

Nowadays it’s highly likely that you’ll have used some form of social media on a personal level – but what are the benefits of social media for business? From Facebook to Twitter, through to LinkedIn, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest and blogs, businesses across the world are utilising social networks to raise brand awareness, manage their reputation and most importantly of all – gain new customers.

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Nov 6
9:00 am-4:30 pm

Understanding Google Analytics (Free Workshop)

Understand and manipulate visitor data from your website and learn how to capitalise on the information.
FREE 1 Day Workshop

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Nov 15
9:00 am-4:30 pm

Blogging for Business

Businesses that use blogs generate over 67% more leads than businesses who ignore the value of blogging. With that figure in mind, the Digital Growth Programmes’ blogging experts have devised an action-planning workshop to enable you to appreciate the benefits of effective blogging and how it can increase traffic to your website while boosting your search engine rankings.

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