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SME Energy Improvement Grants available from Tower Hamlets Council

SMEs can apply for a grant of up to £5000 to help improve the energy efficiency of their Tower Hamlets based premises. Visit the Tower Hamlets website for guidance notes and to access the application form. As you may recall we first posted this opportunity in December 2018, following which one of our clients took…
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Redbridge Business Breakfast Skills Summit

Redbridge Local Authority have commissioned a new skills training programme to improve digital literacy and support digital inclusion across the Borough – focusing on employability and work-readiness. This is an outcomes-led programme to support employers in finding and recruiting newly skilled and motivated local residents. The programme identifies and trains Redbridge residents through a series…
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SiLL Christmas Market 2019

The Start-ups in London Libraries (SiLL) programme will be hosting a Christmas Market at the Woolwich Centre in the Library on Wednesday 4 and Thursday 5 December from 10am to 4.30pm. This is a brilliant opportunity to test and showcase your business to the local community, as well as trade and engage new clients. If…
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Brewing up a solution for pumpkin waste

With Halloween fast approaching and the potential for 18,000 kilos of edible pumpkin flesh being discarded to create lanterns, it is great to see our client Toast Ale being profiled in the Guardian with news of their first commercially brewed bear made from pumpkins. As you may recall we featured Toast Ale in our June…
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The Future of Construction Conference

The Future of Construction Conference, taking place on Wednesday 30 October is a full day event of informative sessions, panel talks, and networking opportunities. Gain insight and benefit from practical advice from a range of sector specialists, major construction buyers and industry associations. Topics Skill shortages in the sector Latest innovations in the sector Diversity and Inclusion…
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The Royal Borough of Greenwich is seeking themed ideas from individuals and organisations to support its London Borough of Culture 2021 or 2023 bid. The deadline for submission is Friday 27 September and a copy of the brief can be downloaded here. You are allowed and encouraged to submit more than one idea if you…
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A to Z of Arts, Community and Social Enterprise Funding

Trying to find the right finance option to help bring a project to life and/or grow your artistic, creative, community facing and Social enterprise, is sometimes tricky as you don’t know where to start and may not meet the criteria to apply for traditional sources. With the Building Legacies programme having a significant number of…
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Claim your Business Day

Tower Hamlets Enterprise Team are  celebrating Black History Month this October with their Claim your Business Day calendar (see image below) Claim your business day is a calendar created to support Tower Hamlets SME business community, during the month of October. The calendar is being used as a promotional opportunity for local businesses who are…
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Top 10 Tips to Creating your Business Strapline

A strapline, tagline, slogan or catchphrase is a short statement that communicates a business’s identity and/or offer. Good straplines can help a business stand apart from competitors, and they can express a promise regarding your product or service. It can influence how people view you, building affinity and sales. L’Oreal has “Because you’re worth it.” John…
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