Business events and networking

The district's business events and support groups are listed below. 

 Popup Event

5 July, 9am to 1pm, Civic Centre, Selby District Council

More details and book

Have you ever wished that you had all the answers to your business questions in one place? Well that's what a Popup Business Cafe is. 

We will have a room full of trusted experts waiting to give practical answers to your questions on a range of business topics. Totally informal,friendly and free, turn up when you like, leave when you like, come back again when you feel like it. It's a cafe, not a conference. So come along and chat with an expert and get some genuinely free business advice. Ask questions of people who know about:

Websites, Marketing, Social Media, Raising Finance, Tax & Accountancy, HR and Business Start-up and Growth.

What people have said about the Popup event:

"I love to come and talk to people, especially because I work on my own. I always leave a Popup feeling inspired". C Calbert

"I enjoyed knowing that I could come in and get advice quickly from a reliable source." K Marshall

"I didn't know what to expect, I'm really glad I came along." M McCready

Here's details of who has volunteered to have their brains picked by you:

Nicky Hayer - NIMA consultancy - ask her about social media and digital marketing

Andy Allerton - of createdred media- ask him about web design

Simon Shepherd - of client marketing - ask him about marketing

Joseph McCullough - of Crombie Wilkinsons - ask him about legal matters

Heidi Green - from Selby District Council - ask her about starting or growing a business

Cassandra Fennell - of WJC Solutions - ask her about tax and accountancy

Ashley Heeley - of Gateway HR - ask him about HR matters

Selby Enterprise Café

Monday 25 June – 10 to 12 at the Civic Centre Doncaster Road

Save the date for the next Selby Enterprise Café as this is not to be missed.  Ask yourself two  questions – Can you afford to be absent from work due to illness?  Would you like to eat more and lose weight?  -Mark Wilson from Lion Fitness will be doing the presentation this month and helping us take small steps and make minor changes to reduce the likelihood of illness and sharing some hints and tips on how we can get the right balance with our diet.

 

Friendly, informal and productive networking is all part of the package.  So, come along, share your news, pick up some valuable information and learn what everyone else is doing.

 

All this for just £5, pay on the day, email hgreen@selby.gov.uk to book or for more information

 

Business Masterclasses

Heidi Green, Selby District Council’s Senior Business Advisor, will be hosting a series of business masterclasses in partnership with business specialists,  focusing on the big things that matter to you. 

More details will be announced soon. 

Yorkshire Leading Ladies

Yorkshire Leading Ladies is a business networking group run by women for women with the aim of supporting women to expand their businesses, make links in the community and learn new skills.

Yorkshire Leading Ladies generally meet on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at the Regen Centre in Riccall, North Yorkshire, from 7pm to 9pm.

Each session costs £6 for members and £10 for guests. 

Find out more about the group

Business Network Group (BNG) 

The Business Network Group (BNG) is a well-established and popular network group with Tadcaster and Sherburn in Elmet businesses.  All events take place at Dintingdales, Scarthingwell Golf Course and there is a cost of £10.00 per delegate, to cover the costs of room hire and beverages.

Find out more about the group

Alternatively you can confirm your attendance by emailing osgoldcrossrotary@gmail.com.

Pop Up Business Cafe

Have you ever wished that you had all the answers to your business questions in one place? Well that's what a Popup Business Cafe is.

The  room will be full of trusted experts waiting to give you practical answers to your questions on a range of business topics. Totally informal, friendly and free, turn up when you like, leave when you like, come back again when you feel like it. It's a cafe, not a conference.

Ask questions of people who know about:

Websites, Marketing, Social media, Raising Finance, Tax & Accountancy and Business Start-up and Growth.

Find out more on the How’s Business website.  

Selby Business Buddies

Selby Business Buddies is a relaxed, business introduction networking group. The group meet fortnightly at alternate venues, Franklin Centre on Vivars Way in Selby and Monk Fryston Hall, from 7.30-9am.

It costs just £5 to cover the cost of food & refreshments. Bookings are not taken for this event. 

Let's NetWalk North Yorkshire

A group for small local business owners who want to connect, share ideas and empower each other. 'Let's NetWalk' combines networking with exercise, allowing business owners the chance to get fitter while making new connections and friends in a relaxed, informal environment.

To find out more about the group click here or email laura.richardson@flpcom.

Welcome to Yorkshire

Welcome to Yorkshire (WTY) host numerous events and courses for businesses in the tourism and hospitality sector. 

For a complete listing of events please click here.

 

Do you host an event that's not listed? 

If you host a business event or networking group and wish for the details to be added to our website please contact us via email at communications@selby.gov.uk