Creative Coffee Leicester at LCB Depot
Wednesday 13th April from 10-12 noon
We're over at the LCB Depot this week with table expert Matt Bateman, Business Coach from the LCB Depot Business Development Team and Finance Professional Stuart Jones from SJ Business Solutions. Speak to Matt you're looking for help steering your existing business or just thinking of starting one up. Stuart can help you with objective setting, defining your priorities and planning your business finances. You can book a free 20 minute slot with Matt or Stuart via the sign up form.
We'll also have the usual creative discussion, coffee and chat so pop along and see what the burning creative issues are and what's new in the creative industries.
On 13th April we will also bring you FREE 1-1 advice from specialists interested in supporting the creative industries:
Business Coach Matt Bateman from the LCB Depot Business Development Team
A business coaching session may help you improve your business and may involve a diagnostic of your business to help identify barriers to growth, discussing challenges your business is facing or an opportunity to take a step back, assess and plan.
Matt has worked as Business Support staff on the Leicester City Council's Enterprise Hub Scheme for the last 3 years. With over 14 years experience in guiding and supporting businesses he's dedicated to unlocking the potential of your business.
Financial Professional & Mentor Stuart Jones (FCCA & AIC) from SJ Business Solutions
Stuart is an experienced finance executive and qualified business adviser who has worked in senior roles with a variety of companies, including operating at board level. Stuart now works on an independent basis in providing support to SME's from start-up to well-established business, helping them to clarify their strategic objectives and define their priorities for the future. This will usually involve helping them to develop robust business plans and working with them to implement those plans including providing support for raising finance as appropriate. Mentoring business owners and all levels of management play a large part in delivering the support to businesses of all shapes and sizes. As well as being a qualified accountant, he also has a certificate in business support and a counselling certificate.
Stuart also provides support on a voluntary basis to universities, schools, charities & other organisations, including mentoring graduate start-up businesses, developing business plans, practising interview techniques, CV checking, etc.
About Creative Coffee
Creativity, Coffee and Conversation. We're a free fortnightly meet-up for creative people and those looking to meet creatives.
We will always offer you a warm welcome and provide you with the chance to build your contacts, exchange ideas and discuss work opportunities in a relaxed, professional environment.
LCB Depot, 31 Rutland Street, Leicester LE1 1RE
It's friendly and free!
Any questions? Let us know, contact email@example.com
When & Where
Creative Coffee Leicester
Creative Coffee is Leicester’s most friendly and creative meet up. A fortnightly event that connects the creative community to businesses, academics and each other. It’s a new way to exchange ideas, foster innovation and kickstart relationships – all from a relaxed café environment. Alternating between inspiring talks, table expert discussions and informal networking is the best way to inject some creativity into your Wednesday morning!
Everyone from creative agencies to freelancers and organisations looking for creative input are encouraged to attend.