What’s the benefit of attending:You'll extend your business network in an informal and relaxed setting, as well as benefitting from expert advice.
What’s the structure of the event:
7.30 - Open networking over bacon butties, tea/coffee
7.50 - Round Robin introduction of self, company and gives you the opportunity to say who you are looking to connect with?
8.10 - Zoe Whitby – To apostrophe and beyond!
8.40 - Peter Liddle – Why ex-military personnel make a great employees.
9.00 – FSB and other local business news.
9.10 – Open networking
9.30 – Meeting closes
Things you need to know about the event:
Personnel leaving the armed services make ideal employees for many reasons, Peter Liddle from the Officers Association will tell you why and offer the skills and assistance of a serving officer to your company for free for up to six weeks to complete a project in within your company.
You will also have a light-hearted talk from Zoe Whitby who shares an obsession sparked by a challenging job opportunity in her early career when she agreed to boldly enter the realm of grammar, [sic], Plain English, and split infinitives. Is it time to put a full stop to your miss use of punctuation and question whether you know your tomatoes from your tomato’s? She’ll have you reaching for your red pens or squirming in your seats as you realise some of the errors you might be guilty of.