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Important: Please read all the information on this page, including the FAQ section, before registering. It helps keep queries and admin to a minimum. Thank you. ___________________________________________________________

Following the overwhelmingly positive feedback we received from our #GrowBromley events during May and October last year, this is the third business growth event which is being organised by the London Borough of Bromley and the South East London Business Network (SELBN™) through their strategic partnership.

This event is being made possible by the kind sponsorship of Your Bromley, Thackray Williams Solicitors and FLR Spectron enabling us to offer complimentary tickets.

On Wednesday 9th May, leading experts will share their proven strategies relating to marketing, sales and business growth. They all run established businesses and have many years’ proven experience between them.


Matthew Smallwood-Conway, Business Support at the London Borough of Bromley.

John Coupland, Founder, South East London Business Network (SELBN™) and Marketing & Business Growth Professional, ACCELerate™ Your Business.



10.00am - 10.30am: Arrival & informal networking.

10.30am - 10.40am: John Coupland and Matthew Smallwood-Conway. (Welcome and introductions).

10.40am - 11.00am: Robert Clay. (Marketing).

11.00am - 11.20am: Janice Gordon. (Sales).

11.20am - 11.40am: Break / Networking. (Including complimentary teas and coffees).

11.40am - 12.00pm: Joe Hinton. (Business Growth).

12.00pm - 12.15pm: Panel Q&A.

12.15pm - 12.30pm: John Coupland and Matthew Smallwood-Conway. (Announcements).

12.30pm - 1.00pm: Informal networking and meet the sponsors and speakers.

1.00 pm - Close.



Robert Clay, Marketing Wizdom, will be sharing tips on how you turn a good business into a great business.

'Your Business Reimagined.'

  • Attract more of your ideal clients more rapidly, who then do more business with you, more often than ever before.

  • Generate enough income to allow you to live on your own terms.

  • Give you complete control over your cash flow and financial future so that you can spend more of your time doing more of what you most love doing.

Follow Robert @marketingwizdom

Janice Gordon, Scale Your Sales, #SageTop100 Global Business Influencer 2017, will be presenting:

'Why Your Sales Do Not Scale – The Future Is Not Bright Unless You Do!'

  • Let’s talk about what changes are affecting your business.

  • Why you need to change what you do in business.

  • Scale Your Sales.

Follow Janice: @Janicebg

Joe Hinton, UK Business Mentoring Ltd.

From his talk, ‘How the Zulus Help Businesses Grow’ Joe will be sharing:

  • The five key reasons that businesses don’t grow. – What we can learn from failure.

  • How to get your business in shape for growth. – The Zulu Business Model.

  • Strategies for growth. – Which are right for your business?

Follow Joe: @UKBusMentoring

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N.B. We are expecting this event to be fully booked and spaces will be limited. (Max. 3 tickets per business. See 'Other information' within the FAQ section if you want to book more than one ticket).

Our speakers will be providing their insights without charge.

Please only register if you have a genuine intention to attend and you are focused on developing your business, whether you are in start-up or scale-up phase.

As this is not an expo, we kindly ask that registered attendees please arrive promptly at 10.00am and stay for the duration of the event. Thank you.

The organisers reserve the right to change the content and agenda of the event without notice.

<< Please see FAQs and other information below the image. >>

Bromley Civic Centre


What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Bromley town centre has fantastic links right across the borough. You can plan your journey via: https://tfl.gov.uk/plan-a-journey

If you are driving, the closest car park is at Civic Centre (Bromley Town Centre) multi-storey car park. See: http://bit.ly/CivicCentreCarPark (Check further parking options and information at: http://bit.ly/BromleyCarParks)

What can I bring to the event?

As there will be some networking included, bring plenty of business cards. Please also bring a pen and a notepad as there will be many strategies you will be learning about! :) (Due to security and copyright reasons, no cameras or video cameras please. Smartphones to be at least on mute during the event. Thank you).

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Via 'Contact' at the base of the page.

What's the refund policy?

As the event is free, a refund policy does not apply however we kindly ask that, if you find you cannot make the event, that you please remember to cancel your booking via Eventbrite. This saves us admin time and also frees up a space for someone else who would like to attend. Thank you.

Other information:

Registering on this page means that your details and e-mail address will be added to the databases of both the London Borough of Bromley and the South East London Business Network*. They will be respectively marketing and sharing their own and also some third-party news, information and events to you. You may opt out of their emails at any time.

*(South East London Business Network, SELBN, was founded by and is run by ACCELerate™ Your Business who are likely to email you directly too. Again, you may opt out at any time).

Please ensure that the email address you are registering with is one that you access regularly. We will be emailing you with more information about the event beforehand so you can make the most of your visit.

If you wish for a colleague or business partner to attend: Please forward the original email or notification to one of them so he / she may register and agree to the terms on this page themselves. (N.B. Max. three attendees from any business or organisation. If we receive a fourth or more bookings, we are likely to cancel them as spaces are limited and it's important we provide other businesses with the opportunity to attend where we can).

Thank you. We look forward to seeing you!


(You may also be interested in SELBN's May 2018 Networking Event, 6.30pm Tuesday 15th May, Beckenham)


Follow / Like / +1:

Twitter: @LBofBromley, @JohnCoupland_ and @SELBN_UK #GrowBromley

LinkedIn: Bromley Council / SELBN™: Page / 3000+ member regional group

Facebook: Bromley Council / John Coupland

Google Plus: Bromley Council / John Coupland


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