Purposeful businesses, charities and social enterprises based in Bristol, Bath & the West of England are invited to this unique free event, hosted by Bristol & Bath Regional Capital (BBRC).
Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about place-based impact investment and how it can help tackle local issues and build a thriving regional economy, as well as networking with like-minded partners and potential collaborators.
The event will include a range of informative short presentations, providing attendees with first-hand experience and food for thought on impact investment in action. The BBRC team will also talk about plans to develop new funds of £50-100m to invest in impactful businesses accelerating the route to Net Zero.
Alongside the talks, attendees can explore a marketplace of exhibitors, featuring some of BBRC’s investees, including:
– Bristol-founded brand, Yumello, with their award-winning vegan nut butters
– Fashion industry disruptor Amschela, with their range of sustainable and affordable luxury handbags
– Big Issue eBikes, with their e-bikes & new corporate e-bike scheme for staff
– Demos of the GenieConnect digital companion and the Autonome app, both helping improve the lives of vulnerable people
The BBRC team will also be on hand to talk to potential investees and investors.Book now
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Purpose in Practice || How Can Investment Work For New Founders?
Pervasive Media Studios, BS1 5TX
If you’re a startup or someone who wants to see new ideas in the City get the money they need, this event is an opportunity to come together and learn what’s possible.
In this event, hear first-hand experience of founders and professionals who’ve sought, secured or passed up investment as they’ve created businesses they believe in. Talks/ discussion 6.00pm – 8.00pm. Networking from 8.00pm.
How to have a tough conversation – navigating conflict in your business: a talk with Meg Lovell
Online via Zoom
From uncomfortable conversations around raising fees, to responding to the client with the ever-expanding brief, we all regularly face conflict situations in business that can be the difference between making or losing money, or a functional or frustrating working relationship.
In this online talk, Meg Lovell will work through communication methods to address these situations both proactively and reactively, giving you a blueprint for action the next time a tricky situation arises.
Funded Management Training
Develop your skills and knowledge, to manage a team, with our virtual Step up to Lead course over 6 months.
This ILM accredited Level 3 Certificate is designed for upcoming managers, and will support you with key managerial skills, such as managing conflict, motivating your team and delegation. This course will prepare you for a career in management and leadership roles, with tutorial guidance available throughout the programme.