Training - Chelmsford-Essex

Training, business advice and seminars

Training, business advice and seminars will be vaialable at the Chelmsford City Showcase for Business held on Wednesday 20th November during Global Entrepreneurship week (GEW). Global Entrepreneurship Week is a large international campaign to promote entrepreneurship and is a vital part of making the UK more entrepreneurial, encouraging more people to start up businesses. In 2012 the Showcase was recognised as a High Impact GEW UK event.

The Showcase is hosted and organised by Chelmsford City Council’s Inward Investment, Economy & Growth team in partnership with the Chelmsford Business Forum. It is designed to demonstrate the extent of business support and the range of commercial opportunities available.

The day provides you with valuable business advice and guidance including free training seminars and exhibitors who offer a range of support and ideas. Throughout the day there are opportunities to network with fellow business people. Showcase 2012 had 400 visitors, a series of 10 training seminars, and over 40 exhibitors.

Footage of Showcase 2012 can be found by following the links on the right hand side, including an interview with the event organiser and footage of the official opening.

2013 Event – Wednesday 20th November, Anglia Ruskin University

The 2013 Chelmsford City Showcase for Business has another great line up of speakers and exhibitors.

The day starts with a breakfast business briefing (7.30 for 8.00am) with guest speakers Phil Eckersley, the Bank of England’s Agent for the SE & East Anglia and Brooks Newmark MP the Government’s Small Business Ambassador for the East. Numbers are limited so early registration is encouraged.

The Mayor of Chelmsford Cllr Trevor Miller will officially open the exhibition and the rest of the day’s programme at 9.30am. There will be 41 exhibitors and a series of eight training seminars running throughout the day until 5.00pm.

The training seminars this year will cover the following:

It’s Time To S.H.I.N.E. – Are You Ready?

Communication Alchemy

Brilliant Networking – helping you to take a step forward

Building a brilliant brand

How Using Data Better Will Rocket Your Business Growth

Search engine optimisation (SEO) and user experience: Is your website losing you customers?

Use your website to sell your products/services globally

Making Social Media successful for your business


Registration to the Showcase and in particular the seminars and events is advisable to avoid disappointment. Register via this link.