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#LoveYourBusinessWeek – A Week of events to help you start or grow your business


Love Your Business Week is on the way, and we’ve got an exciting line-up of events to share with you!

Running from 24th – 28th February 2020, this week of training, workshops and events will give you the skills to start or grow your own business.

Through-out the week, you can follow #LoveYourBusinessWeek over on Twitter to stay up to date with whats going on across the Liverpool City Region.




Love Your Business Week 2020 line up…

Monday 24th February 2020

‘Protect your brand!’ trademarks and trademark searching workshop
Where: BIPC Liverpool Central Library
When: 24th February – 18:00-19:00

An essential guide to understanding how trademarks can help your business succeed.

Book on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/protect-your-brand-trade-marks-and-trade-marks-searching-tickets-91639096003

Tuesday 25th February 2020

Enterprise Hub – Business Live Stream!
Where: The Women’s Organisation, 54 St James Street, L1 0AB
When: 25th February – 11:00-11:20

Thinking about starting or growing your own business? Our business experts will be hosting a 20 minute live stream answering all your burning questions.

Booking: Live from Facebook 

Wednesday 26th February 2020



Location, Location, Location: Finding the perfect premise for your business
Where: 54 St James Street, L1 0AB
When: 26th February – 13:00-17:00

Delivered by Louise Kissack, Founder of Spaghetti Group, this session will guide you through the process of:

  • Identifying your target customer
  • Finding the right location for your business
  • Understanding your lease and negotiating with your landlord
  • Navigating the legalities of commercial property

Booking: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/location-location-location-find-the-perfect-premises-for-your-business-tickets-94660649551

Wednesday 26th February 2020

St Helen’s Chamber’s Enterprise Hub Drop in Clinic
Where: St Helens Chamber, Clickworks, 4-6 Hardshaw St, WA10 1RE
When: 26th February – 13:00-16:00

If you have a great idea for a business but don’t know where to start, the drop-in clinic can provide you with advice and guidance.

Booking: https://www.sthelenschamber.com/events/661918-business-start-up-drop-in

Wednesday 26th February 2020

Business Start-Up Conference in partnership with BIPC Liverpool and The Women’s Organisation
Where: BIPC Liverpool, Liverpool Central Library
When: 26th February – 10:00-13:00

This informative half-day workshop will help you consider registering as a sole trader, limited company and the tax implications involved.

Kelly Phillips, Co-Founder of unique arts school for children Connect Studios, as well as Francisco Carrasco and Max Alder from Arts & Cultural Organisation, Luma Creations will be joining us to share their start-up journeys

Book on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/enterprise-hub-start-up-conference-tickets-92338552095

Thursday 27th February 2020



The Business Boost Halton – 1-day Marketing and Social Media course
Where: Halton Stadium, Lower House Ln, Widnes WA8 7DZ
When: 27th February – 09:30-16:30

This 1-day programme will enable you to use different Marketing and Social Media techniques to promote your business both on and offline.

Book on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-business-boost-halton-1-day-marketing-social-media-course-tickets-92173444253

The course is part of the Enterprise Hub programme and is open to newly registered businesses in Halton who have registered with HMRC or Companies House within the last 42 months.

Thursday 27th February 2020

Enterprise Hub Presents: Bookkeeping & Finance with Wirral Chamber
Where: Egerton House, Tower Road, Birkenhead, CH41 1FN
When: 27th February – 09:30-12:30

This informative half-day workshop will help you consider registering as a sole trader, limited company and the tax implications involved.

Book on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/enterprise-hub-presents-bookkeeping-finance-tickets-82577963913

Thursday 27th February 2020

Business Forward: The Innovation & Resilience Clinic
Where:The Women’s Organisation, 54 St James Street, L1 0AB
When: 27th February – 09:30-12:30

Whatever support your business needs, we can give you on the spot advice or signpost you to someone who can help you further.

Book on Eventbrite or drop in: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/business-forward-innovation-resilience-drop-in-clinic-tickets-92716271865

The UK has now left the EU, the Local Growth Hub is committed to helping Liverpool City Region businesses be more resilient as they go through the transition period and beyond.

We have created a dedicated page to help you through this period https://localgrowthhub.com/transition/

Thursday 27th February 2020

Entrepreneurial advice with Cllr Gary Millar
Where: BIPC Liverpool, Liverpool Central Library
When: 27th February – 13:00-16:00

Cllr Gary Millar and his team of business experts will be on hand to answer to your business start-up questions in this friendly drop-in session.

Booking: You don’t need to book, just drop in on the day

Thursday 27th February 2020

Patents advice with Dr Les Prichard (Culverstons)
Where: BIPC Liverpool, Liverpool Central Library
When: 27th February – 13:00-16:00

Free, expert patents advice.

book in advance by emailing to libraries.enquiries@liverpool.gov.uk

Thursday 27th February 2020

Business website advice with Digital Config 
Where: BIPC Liverpool, Liverpool Central Library
When: 27th February – 13:00-16:00

Booking: You don’t need to book, just drop in on the day

Friday 28th February 2020



Let’s Talk Business – Drop-in for business Start-up advice
Where: The Women’s Organisation, 54 St James Street, L1 0AB
When: 28th February – 10:00-14:00

Thinking of starting a business? If you have an idea or a hobby you could turn into a business, drop in for an informal chat with an expert Business Adviser at The Women’s Organisation. You’ll find out more about the logistics of going self-employed and discover what support is available to you.

Book on Eventbritehttps://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lets-talk-business-drop-in-for-business-start-up-advice-tickets-92341490885

Open to men and women who are thinking of starting a business in the Liverpool City Region. Booking essential. Secure your slot by contacting hello@thewo.org.uk or calling 0151 706 8111.



For more details you can contact us on 0151 706 8113 or get in touch via e-mail at enterprisehub@thewo.org.uk


You can follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram using @MerseyEntHub to be the first in the know about #LoveYourBusinessWeek.



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