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Surrey Chambers Power Breakfast: Spelthorne

22nd March 2017

Surrey Chamber of Commerce will be hosting one of their power breakfasts in Spelthorne.

Location:
Mercure London Staines Upon Thames Hotel (Thames Lodge)
Thames Street
Staines
TW18 4SJ

Map: Click here

Ian Smith from Shield Associates will cover the key aspects of Personal Protection, specifically highlighting how your staff can benefit from the knowledge he provides on being safe while operating on the move. Come and find out how you can make sure your staff are safe.

This continues our series of Power breakfasts which consist of a speaker presenting a  topic which is then discussed over breakfast. This is a fantastic way to get clued up on a certain subject learning from somebody who is an expert in the field.

It is a great opportunity to start the day on a productive note by being able to walk away with some real tips on how to be more productive as well as meeting and discussing a topic with some great business people

07:45am – Arrival with teas and coffees
08:00-08:20am – Speaker
08:30am – Breakfast and discussion
09:00am -Further networking
09:30am – Close

Surrey Economic Prospects – October 2016

21st November 2016

Headlines
– Enterprise M3 LEP has launched a further round of Growing Enterprise Funding.
 -Surrey Heath Borough Council is set to purchase The Mall Shopping Centre in Camberley .
 – Woking Borough Council is consulting on its draft site allocations document including land at Martyrs Lane (opposite McLaren’s headquarters).

Chamber Connections Weybridge

15th November 2016

Join us for one of our popular networking breakfasts.

Why Attend?

For many businesses, networking forms an important part of their growth strategy. It is a great opportunity to build a strong base of business contacts who can help you to find customers and suppliers.

Our networking breakfast also provide you with the chance to find out more about your local area and business community with regular updates from local companies, councils and other organisations.

Format

This is an informal networking breakfast which means that whilst you may be invited to stand up in front of the group to share what you do, there is no pressure at all to do so.

All in all this is a great way to start the day, meet new people and enjoy a delicious full English breakfast!

Book here

Surrey Chamber of Commerece Presidents Awards Dinner

20th October 2016

brooklands-exterior

Join us for Surrey Chamber of Commerce’s most exclusive event of the year! Our presidents awards dinner is your premier chance to network with over 90 fellow business leaders and professionals, host your clients and to enjoy a delicious three course meal at the charming Brooklands Hotel.

At the event, you will also have the opportunity to hear from our president, Frankie Tierney, Managing Partner, Herrington Carmichael LLP on her vision for the Chamber for the year ahead.

To book this event click here 

What Businesses get wrong about social media

19th October 2016

What Businesses get wrong about social media
And how to get it right

Though social media has become a firmly recognised part of the marketing mix, many businesses still struggle to make it deliver for them.

This workshop will unravel how news and information travels through social channels, and how businesses can harness this to their advantage.

Taking a whistle stop tour of best practice, the latest in social platforms and what media opportunities businesses, large and small, can make the most of.

Find out more here 

Home-Start Surrey- Building Better Futures

6th October 2016

home startPlease join us for an early evening reception during which Home-Start Surrey will be premiering our new, short, documentary showcasing the difference that this leading, local family support charity makes to the lives of families and children living in communities near you.   You will also be able to view an exhibition of observational photo- essays that depict individual Home-Start family stories; the journey they have been on with their Home-Start volunteer, and the positive outcomes of our early intervention approach.

We want you to be part of Building Better Futures for our Children.  Please join us to hear more about the impact Home-Start has across the boroughs of Surrey and find out ways in which you and your organisation can support us to expand our reach to even more parents and children who need us.

Building Better Futures is funded with generous support from the Lottery’s Awards For All programme, and Sally Marks, Chairman, Surrey County Council, (and Patron of Home-Start East Surrey.

For more details click here 

SME Surrey Awards Workshop

15th September 2016

sme surrey masterclass

This event is for businesses who are thinking of entering the SME Surrey awards, they will hear top tips on what to put in their application and advice from previous winners about what awards have done for their business. 

Surrey Economic Prospects – August 2016 Headlines

7th September 2016

 SABMiller’s closure In Woking will lead to more than 500 workers facing unemployment.

 Software company Quortus has relocated its headquarters from Wimbledon to Camberley.

 Wey House, a 45,000 sq ft office building in Guildford, has been acquired by Guildford Borough Council.

Chambers Power Breakfast: The Perfect Business Leader

7th September 2016

Surrey, Chamber of CommerceIan Windle MD of LiveChange and Group Chair with Vistage, where he works with over 40 CEOs and executives in Surrey and the Thames Valley, will share his experiences and insights on the key skills that business leaders need to develop. He will cover 7 essential areas that Leaders and their teams must excel in:

  1. Know your numbers
  2. Inspire a shared vision
  3. Get the right people on the bus
  4. Be the Chief Engagement Officer
  5. Create a Customer Centric culture
  6. Lead…let others manage
  7. Take care of yourself

This engaging session will by supported by an interactive Q & A.

For more details please click here