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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.
Dec 10
8:45 am-12:00 pm

The Fundamentals of Social Media Marketing

Dec 10  ·  8:45 am–12:00 pm

Social Media Marketing is one of the most effective ways to get your business out to a mass audience. However, it’s not easy.

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Dec 10
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Barnsley’s IP Clinic

Dec 10  ·  4:00 pm–5:30 pm

December’s innovation and branding clinic for Barnsley will be hosted on Tuesday 10th December 2019, (4pm – 5.30pm) in Building 1 at Barnsley BIC Wilthorpe site.

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Dec 10
8:30 am-10:00 am

Breakfast Networking

Dec 10  ·  8:30 am–10:00 am

A chance for a catch up with members of the Enterprising Barnsley and Launchpad teams in an informal setting and to make new friends who will no doubt inspire you!

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Dec 11
9:30 am-12:00 pm

Coffee and Mince Pies 2019

Dec 11  ·  9:30 am–12:00 pm

Join us for friendly, relaxed and informal networking over coffee and a mince pie. Stay for 20 minutes or the rest of the morning. This event will give you the chance to explore the various services available to your business through your membership and to meet Chamber staff. Not a member? Come along to find […]

Dec 11
5:30 pm-8:30 pm

LinkUp: The Big Networking Quiz of the Year

Dec 11  ·  5:30 pm–8:30 pm

Come along to our networking quiz for a great way to wrap up the year of LinkUp events.

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Dec 12
5:00 pm-6:30 pm

Baubles and Business

Dec 12  ·  5:00 pm–6:30 pm

Hear about the delicious art of chocolate making along with how you can get involved in offering work-based opportunities to our students?

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Dec 13
11:45 am-3:00 pm

Women in Business Christmas Lunch 2019

Dec 13  ·  11:45 am–3:00 pm

Join us at the former ancestral home of the Earls of Wharncliffe the Lords of the Manor of Wortley for this year’s annual Christmas lunch. Wortley Hall is a grand venue steeped in history and you can be sure of a warm festive welcome. This is a great opportunity to meet the Women in Business […]

Jan 15
8:45 am-1:00 pm

Introduction to Public Sector Tendering

Jan 15  ·  8:45 am–1:00 pm

This half day Masterclass provides an essential introduction to public sector tendering for small and medium -sized enterprises (SMEs).

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Jan 15
11:30 am-2:30 pm

Chamber Hub in association with Utilita

Jan 15  ·  11:30 am–2:30 pm

Join us at our first Chamber Hub Lunch of 2020 which takes place at the AESSEAL New York Stadium. The event – powered by Rotherham United platinum partner Utilita Energy – allows you to begin networking as soon as you arrive as well as enjoying a buffet lunch. Utilita ambassador and broadcasting legend Gary Newbon […]

Jan 16
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Building Employee Confidence

Jan 16  ·  10:00 am–12:00 pm

At White Apple we love to share our message and we deliver many events throughout the year. Amongst other things we offer free introductory workshops, specifically aimed at Women in Business, we also deliver one day paid workshops on a number of different topics and Lisa can be seen across the region delivering content at […]

Jan 16
9:30 am-12:30 pm

Develop & Grow Your Business

Jan 16  ·  9:30 am–12:30 pm

Get ahead of the game this year as we invite you to get away from the hustle and bustle of work life to have that ‘one day’ to work on your business, leaving the day with an action plan.

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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 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 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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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
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 […]