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December 2019

Twitter Essentials for Business

December 2, 2019 @ 10:00 - 12:30

Twitter Essentials for Business Twitter is still a very influential, yet greatly misunderstood platform.If you are not using it for business yet you might be seriously missing a trick! In this half-day workshop you will learn: *what it is (and is not) *how and why to use it, * twitter etiquette*building the right audience for you *the cool tools that most people don't even know about.This is a small group workshop so that everyone get attention.You will need a laptop…

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NatWest ‘Back Her Business’ in Lancaster

December 5, 2019 @ 10:00 - 12:00

Interested in finding out more about crowdfunding? Are you a women and interested in starting your own busines or a woman just set up a new business? As part of the NatWest Back Her Business programme, we are running a free of charge workshop here in Lancster to teach you all about how crowdfunding works, and on how crowdfunding and Back Her Business can be an effective way to get your new business up and running. By joining the session…

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The Growing Club Christmas Party

December 12, 2019 @ 12:30 - 14:30

Time to Party with The Growing Club! Please join us at the Herbarium Bar on Thursday 12 December for a fun, festive afternoon with friends. We will be having a "getting to know you" quiz, and Secret Santa. Please bring a small, wrapped gift of no more than £3 cost - it can be recycled - so that everybody gets a little something. Feel free to bring your business cards and small items to sell if you wish. We look…

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January 2020

The Sowing Club – skills training course for women who are unemployed

January 15 @ 10:00 - 12:30
the sowing club, realise your business, women in business, business and entrerprise, lancashire, cumbria

The Sowing Club - Skills training for employment and enterprise The Sowing Club is a 6 week, funded course for women who are economically inactive.The course is for you if you are:in low paid work;living on benefits;have a long term health issue;a lone parent;a carer;leaving domestic violence;facing redundancyand you are looking for employment, further education, or thinking about being your own boss.The course will explore:your existing skillsproblem solvingnew opportunitiesconfidence building and communication skillsavailable supportand what next?The course will be delivered…

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Award in Education and Training – Level 3 Adult Trainers Award

January 20 @ 10:00 - 15:00

Level 3 Award in Adult Education and Training - A 10 session course Level 3 Award in Education and TrainingWho it is designed for?This Level 3 Award in Education and Training (PTLLS) it is designed to give learners the knowledge and confidence to teach in the post 16 education sector. This qualification replaces the old PTLLS (Preparing to teach in the lifelong learning sector) course, certifying people to teach at a nationally accredited standard.DatesThe course will comprise 10 sessions, 6…

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The Growing Club CIC AGM

January 23 @ 10:00 - 12:00

The Annual General Meeting of The Growing Club CIC Please join us at our Annual General Meeting to hear about the progress we have made during the last twelve months, and our plans for the year to come.

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February 2020

Bloom & Grow Lancaster Growth Programme Taster: Getting out of your own way

February 4 @ 10:30 - 12:30

Have you thought about joining The Growing Club's growth programme but would like to know more? Join us for a morning of networking! The Growing Club's Bloom & Grow course is a business growth programme for women running micro-businesses and not-for-profit organisations. Bloom & Grow Lancaster starts on March 3 2020, and we want to give you a taste of what we do.We will run a short session on 6 of the best ways we sabotage ourselves in business and…

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Social Media for Crowdfunding

February 4 @ 13:00 - 15:30

Social Media for Crowdfunding As the regional business support provider for NatWest's Back Her Business initiative, we are putting on 2 social media for crowdfunding workshops. Crowdfunding is a great way to get financial backing for your new business or product when you don't have capital, but it is not easy. Unless you have got a lot of kind aunts, you need to have a built a good following on social media for it to work. And then of course…

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From Sabotage to Support: How to become your own most trusted ally

February 6 @ 10:00 - 12:30

From Sabotage to Support: How to become your own most trusted ally There are many ways we sabotage ourselves when we run a business. Lack of confidence, fear, what ifs and maybes, believing we are not good enough, that we are an impostor and any minute now we will be found out …...Most of this is in our own heads. I believe that we are always doing our best to take care of ourselves and get our needs met. It's…

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Ultimate 2-day Branding Workshop for Small Businesses

February 12 @ 10:00 - February 19 @ 16:00

Looking to develop your business branding? Not sure where to start? Need some guidance? This 2-day ultimate branding workshop is specifically tailored for small/micro businesses and sole traders, looking to start the process of branding their business in a safe, friendly and supportive environment. The workshop gives participants the tools and information to create their business brand strategy and from this understand how to develop their visual brand identity. This is the same process I offer for all my clients,…

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Getting the most from Canva

February 21 @ 12:00 - 14:30

A guide to getting the most out of Canva with Becky Burns of Textile Candy How do people get such great photos on social media? How can I edit my photos without photoshop? How do I add text to images? Canva, that's how!Come along to find out how to use the Canva app to make the most of your photos!Please bring a lap-top or device. Please note, you must create a Canva account before you attend, and you can do…

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Voices from the front line. Women 50 plus

February 24 @ 10:00 - 16:00

Voices from the frontline - creating a film for policy makers. For older women by older women. This Growing Club CIC initiative is funded by ROSA, from their Voices from the Frontline grants.This is 2 days of fun and friendly group work , exploring your stories, experiences and ideas, plus filming.Dates: Monday February 24th and March 9th, 10am to 4pm (vegetarian lunch & refreshments provided, so please let us know your dietary requirements).Venue: Lancaster town hall, banqueting suite.The aim of…

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