News and Events

BUSINESS NEWS:

Current Programmes: 

Inspiring Enterprise & Growth (IEG) 2016 - 2019 (Part funded by ERDF) giving specialist support to Start-ups and enhancing the competitiveness of Small Medium Enterprises

Steps into Work 2016 - 2018 (London Councils & ESF funding) will provide support to 771 beneficiaries who are long term unemployed or economically inactive from 6 south London boroughs - Croydon, Kingston, Lambeth, Merton, Sutton and Wandsworth.

Aim Higher 2016 - 2018 (London Councils & ESF funding) will provide support to 84 beneficiaries who are long term unemployed or economically inactive from the north London boroughs of Islington and Camden.

The RAISE 2017 – 2019 (Big Lottery Fund & ESF under the Building Better Opportunity Programme) project aims to support at least 200 refugees and equip them with skills and competences to improve their work readiness. It covers the South London boroughs of Bexley, Bromley, Croydon, Kingston, Merton, Richmond and Sutton.

 Please go to Current Programmes for further information


On-going news & events....

A Free Social Network for Women Business Travellers - http://www.maiden-voyage.com/ - 'Offers opportunities to meet like minded professionals, stay in female friendly hotels and gives useful safety tips'

Research at City Business Library - http://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/business/economic-research-and-information/city-business-library/Pages/default.aspx - 'Also offers events and workshops'

Representing and networking businesses in London - http://www.londonchamber.co.uk/lcc_public/home.asp - 'LCCI connect to over 500,000 business people every year and offer members a wide range of services'

Doing business abroad - http://opentoexport.com/ - Includes information on 'winning business from global sporting events, emerging markets, growing your own online business internationally and much more'

Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs - http://www.erasmus-entrepreneurs.eu/ - 'A cross border exchange programme, which gives new aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs in participating countries'

Enterprise Europe Network London - http://www.een-london.co.uk/lnx/ - Offers opportunities 'looking for partners, new products or technologies?'