If you’ve been contemplating starting up your own business or maybe expanding an existing one, the 13th Business Startup Convention—the UK’s premier exhibition for startups—will be well worth a visit.
Many smaller companies are missing out on the chance to raise their profile and build sales through effective use of the media. As the cameras roll or the reporter’s pencil hovers expectantly, business owners frequently lose their nerve and fail to get across their message, wasting a golden opportunity. Complete Media Confidence for the Smaller Business delivers over two hours of video material, allowing smaller companies to receive the kind of inside information usually reserved for big-company media training.
The Great British Business Show will be taking place on May 17 and 18 at ExCel London and is completely free to attend. If you’re an SME, entrepreneur, or startup looking to grow your business this show is for you; it’s also an excellent networking opportunity for virtual assistants, freelancers, and business owners.
You may or may not have heard of the bar code’s posher cousin, the QR code, but you won’t be able to ignore it for long. QR codes are changing the way businesses interact with customers by offering an opportunity to bridge the gap between online and offline marketing.
The Work From Home Expo is a new exhibition for the home-working market. It will be taking place at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry (England) on Thursday, 20 October 2011.