London Business Academy (LonBA) held its Executive Launch. The theme “Scaleup and GoGlobal”, highlighted the prime objective of this Training Academy to support UK Small Business. LonBA is a collaboration between PBLink and East London Export Club. Event was hosted by Nick Howe, NatWest Regional Enterprise Manager at RBS, 250 Bishopsgate, London.
Ade Awokoya Co-Founder of East London Export Club was Moderator for both Panel session organised.
Session One : Scaleup and Grow and Session Two: Grow and GoGlobal
The event was aimed at established small and medium sized business (SME), that want to ‘Scale Up and GoGlobal’. A selected list of growth-oriented business seeking know-how, connections and inspiration were invited to learn from the Panel who are actively supporting UK companies to Scaleup and Grow. Read more
Polish Congress summit to help foreign business executives.
Polish Business Link “PBLink” is the facilitator of the 2016 Congress of Polish entrepreneurs in London. Congress takes place annually with the inaugural event held in 2014 and 2016 Congress is the 3rd session with the current focus on business growth. It will have a stellar panel of Speakers who will expand on key principles of implementing business growth. Speakers will cover topics, based on their real-life case studies as entrepreneurs.
PBLink provides a forum for networking with diverse Entrepreneurs to get exclusive contacts, know-how and attractive discounts to help you grow your business. This is done through hosting monthly networking events in and outside the UK to help SME business grow on domestic and global markets. Read more
Urica Limited partnered with East London Export Club (ELEC) to host a Business Seminar evening to support UK Tech companies to export on an International platform. This was held 21 September 2016 at WeWork Chancery Lane, London.
Introduction by Ade Awokoya, Founder ELEC. The speakers were Mark Walker, London & Partners (L&P) and Wayne Morris, Urica Ltd with an expert panel included.
The event was to proffer a joined up view to export with Mark’s talk on “Go to Grow” and Wayne on “Export Finance”. The panel experts on Fintech were to explain how the technology was now the defacto platform for export payments. i.e. Urica payment system is actually based on fintech innovation. Read more
ExportingisGreat: It is an often overlooked fact that the Creative and Technology sectors are the growth areas for Exports, e.g International Trade, with London as the (Heart) pulsing megalopolis of the United Kingdom.
eCommerce Sales Growth
Reality today is that largest export base is through e-commerce with customer channel via digital marketing. The focus of your export business will be on the e-commerce platform and digital marketing, however consideration needs be on how to “Refresh your Business Model to Grow Sales” and revitalize your business sales growth using the “Value Proposition Canvas”.
Newham Chamber’s Sweet Breakfast Meeting at Tate & Lyle Sugars
7 – 9am, 20-Jul-16 (Sponsored by Tate & Lyle Sugars) and held at their refinery HQ.
Arrived at 7:10 am to find there were already early delegates. We then had full english breakfast at the Company canteen with discussions amongst chamber members. The programme included Talk in the Conference room 8-9am, and an extensive tour of the Refinery (9-10:30am) which finished at the Education Resource Centre. Read more