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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 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. If you would like to host an event of your own, please get in touch with Kevin Steel our Business Development Manager.   You can call him on 07970 930560 or email  If you'd like to be kept up to date with everything that's going on and receive regular updates about all our upcoming events, please sign up to our newsletter.
Jan 22
8:00 am-9:30 am

Handling Poor Performance

Jan 22  ·  8:00 am–9:30 am

Most businesses will have to handle poor performance at some point. I’m sure you will know that the issues should be dealt with in a prompt and effective manner but how exactly is this done?

Jan 23
6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Chamber Curry Club

Jan 23  ·  6:00 pm–9:00 pm

£20.00 payable on the night (cash only) Places are currently limited to two attendees per organisation This is an informal event for local business people to come and meet like-minded individuals in a relaxed environment with some tasty food! The format for the evening will be as follows: – 6pm – 7.15pm – Networking & […]

Jan 23
8:45 am-12:30 pm

Facebook for Business

Jan 23  ·  8:45 am–12:30 pm

Attend our interactive workshop and discover how you can use Facebook to boost your businesses profile online.

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Jan 28
1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Mitigating against the effects of disability discrimination

Jan 28  ·  1:00 pm–4:00 pm

Provider: Emily Weston, Solicitor Irwin Mitchells Venue: Irwin Mitchell, Riverside East, 2 Millsands, Sheffield S3 8DT,  Tel: 0114 276 7777 (Lunch Provided)

Jan 29
8:45 am-12:30 pm

LinkedIn, Your Profile and You

Jan 29  ·  8:45 am–12:30 pm

Our LinkedIn workshop is packed full of useful tips to help you increase your relevant audience and create and share interesting content tailored to your connections and potential audience.

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Jan 30
8:30 am-1:30 pm

January’s Chamber Coffee Club

Jan 30  ·  8:30 am–1:30 pm

Would you like to find out how Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber can support your business? Join us this January 30th for our Monthly Chamber Coffee Club! Pop into the Bistro and have an informal chat with Gaynor Wand, Membership Executive for the Barnsley area to find out about the Chamber and the many services and […]

Jan 30
9:30 am-12:00 pm

Supporting employees with cancer in the workplace. Preventative and living with and beyond cancer

Jan 30  ·  9:30 am–12:00 pm

Provider: Alison Spencer Barnsley NHS Trust and Ian Duffy Be Cancer Safe Services Venue: Town Hall, Barnsley, S70 2TA Be Cancer SAFE

Feb 4
7:30 am-9:30 am

City Region Networking Breakfast

Feb 4  ·  7:30 am–9:30 am

Following feedback from members, the City Region Business Breakfast will now be held at different venues across the Sheffield City Region, in order to make the event more accessible to a larger pool of business delegates. Membership of the Chamber is all about helping your business to grow and what better way to meet new […]

Feb 7
8:15 am-10:15 am

Join us for our First Friday Networker! LinkedIn; Boost Your Online Profile

Feb 7  ·  8:15 am–10:15 am

Discover how using LinkedIn for just 15 minutes a day can dramatically boost your online profile and help you get noticed by the key networks and influencers in your business sector.

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Feb 11
9:00 am-12:00 pm

Achieving your Goals through Digital Marketing

Feb 11  ·  9:00 am–12:00 pm

Virtually every market is highly competitive with hundreds if not thousands of businesses doing what you do. However, through utilising technology combined with basic marketing theory, you can put yourself in front of your target market and get them to come to you. This masterclass will not only show you basic marketing techniques that will […]

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Feb 20
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Script Media: Digital Health Check

Feb 20  ·  11:00 am–12:00 pm

Script’s digital health check is here to help you know whether your website is performing to the best of its abilities.  This health check takes a look at what’s going on ‘under the bonnet’ of your website to give you a score of 100 – a higher score, means a high ranking on search engines, […]

Feb 26
9:30 am-4:00 pm

The ScaleUp 360 – Business Support Clinic

Feb 26  ·  9:30 am–4:00 pm

The ScaleUp 360 accelerator programme is designed to provide free business support and advice to ambitious businesses and entrepreneurs in the Sheffield City Region in order to help them sustainably scale their ventures. As part of a consortium of expert business partners from across the region, ScaleUp 360 aims to deliver a tailored high growth support […]

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Feb 27
11:00 am-12:00 pm

Script Media: Online Accessibility

Feb 27  ·  11:00 am–12:00 pm

A new legislation comes into play in April that says every website must be accessible to all.  Those that are not in legislation, will run the risk of receiving a government fine!! Script Media has produced a new accessibility widget which will ensure your business stays ahead of the curve and helps you to avoid […]

Mar 6
12:30 pm-4:00 pm

International Women’s Day & ATHENA International Awards 2020

Mar 6  ·  12:30 pm–4:00 pm

Join Women in Business for their annual International Women’s Day gathering, this year at Tankersley Manor Hotel, Barnsley. We are pleased to once again be joining millions of other women, and men, world-wide celebrating the massive contribution that women make to our lives, in business, in the community and in family – a day to […]

Mar 11
8:45 am-12:00 pm

Leadership and Management

Mar 11  ·  8:45 am–12:00 pm

This Masterclass aims to provide a framework for monitoring, discussing and managing the performance of staff in a fair and transparent way.

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Mar 19
9:30 am-11:30 am

Introduction to Mental Health in the Workplace

Mar 19  ·  9:30 am–11:30 am

Have confidence when dealing with your employees & team members in regards to mental health – the biggest cause of sickness absence from work

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Mar 19
6:30 pm-10:30 pm

Chamber’s Charity Quiz 2020

Mar 19  ·  6:30 pm–10:30 pm

Save the date. Come and join us for our annual quiz in aid of our Charity of the Year – FareShare Yorkshire. The quiz is open to all and quiz master Dominic Beck of Beck Financial Planning will cover a range of topics which will appeal to all ages. Entry fee for a team of […]

Apr 29
9:30 am-2:30 pm

Meet the Buyer Expo

Apr 29  ·  9:30 am–2:30 pm

Barnsley & Rotherham Construction Forum are providing a great opportunity for other businesses to ‘meet the buyer’ at the next Construction Plus Network event. Taking place at the the Rigby Suite, Barnsley Metrodome, there will be various stands representing a range of local organisations, and the event will enable visitors to meet buyers in the […]

Sep 3
9:30 am-2:30 pm

Chamber Means Business Exhibition 2020

Sep 3  ·  9:30 am–2:30 pm

SAVE THE DATE. Chamber Means Business is an annual exhibition which has been put together to give member businesses the opportunity to promote themselves and their products and services. The exhibition is free to attend and gives businesses the opportunity to talk to other businesses, build relationships and trade services and support. Exhibition space will […]

Oct 16
6:30 pm-1:30 am

Barnsley and Rotherham Business Awards 2020

Oct 16  ·  6:30 pm–1:30 am

SAVE THE DATE. The Barnsley and Rotherham Business Awards are one of the region’s most prestigious business events held annually in October. The awards are organised by Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber of Commerce and they aim to: • Reward excellence in the region • Celebrate local successes • Raise the profile of business in the […]