The Peterborough Biscuit Business Event is an event for businesses that operate within 25 miles of Peterborough to showcase the local business community and encourage businesses large and small to utilise the knowledge and skills available on our own doorstep.
The Biscuit already SOLD OUT for exhibitors with more than 120 stands and we are expecting thousands of local business owners, managers and purchasers to descend on the Peterborough Arena on the day.
The Aim Of The Biscuit
The Biscuit is designed to showcase local businesses and celebrate the diverse products and services that they deliver. There have been business exhibitions in Peterborough before but none have captured the imagination and driven more excitement than the Peterborough Biscuit.
What Will Be Happening
Businesses have been able to reserve stands where they can talk to visitors and fellow exhibitors about what they have to offer and increase their local visibility.
There will be plenty of networking opportunities courtesy of the speed networking events running throughout the day. There will also be a range of local business experts giving seminars to help attendees increase their knowledge base
Why Should I Attend
If you own or work within a business in the Peterborough you should attend the Peterborough Biscuit as it will allow you to
Promote your business to the local business community
See what products and services are offered locally
Build you business skill sets
There will be speed networking sessions organised by BNI throughout the day that will allow you to promote your business to other attendees. So make sure you bring energy and business cards to the event.
Sycamore BMW - www.sycamorebmw.co.uk
enACT - http://en-act.co.uk
DowSocial - http://www.dowsocial.com
Moore Thompson - http://www.moorethompson.co.uk/
Cubex Contracts - www.cubexcontracts.com
Principal Protection Ltd - www.ppl-events.com
Sphere RHSM - www.sphererhsm.co.uk
Jo Valente - Apprentice Winner
Apprentice winner Joseph Valente who will be talking about his business journey and how he has translated his experiences with Lord Sugar into growing his company Impragas.
Tamsen Garrie - enACT
Hear Tamsen talk about why the thing that you love the most about working for yourself is the very thing that is sabotaging your success - http://en-act.co.uk/
Kristian Downer www.dowsocial.com
Will be talking social media and how to implement a strategy that works in 2017
Enact TV - http://en-act.co.uk/
Business owners who are growing their business and sharing their successes at the launch of a new TV channel for business owners
Jason Duff - www.keepinghrsimple.co.uk
Will be giving insights into the HR implications for local businesses of recent changes
Cubex Contracts - http://www.cubexcontracts.com/
Talking about how to make more efficient use of space within your business premises.
Moore Thompson - www.moorethompson.co.uk
Will be giving advice and guidance on managing your business finances
Sphere RHSM - www.sphererhsm.co.uk
Talking about what businesses need to know about health and safety
enACT TV Speakers
enACT will be hosting enACT TV – the seminar area of the event!
10am - Bridget Cook - greenacreschiropractic.co.uk
ARE YOU SITTING EFFECTIVELY?!
Bridget will explain why a healthy spine and posture is about so much more than a good ergonomic set up of your workstation and how it can infiltrate into all aspects of life: from how you sit, stand, lift, and carry to your hydration, exercise, breathing, food and sleep.
10.45 - Alison Pike - http://retailpost.co.uk
THOUSANDS OF SOCIAL MEDIA FOLLOWERS. WHO CARES?
Alison will explain why having 1000’s of followers on your social media accounts is not a short cut to sales growth and why Social Media is a marketing channel that is just as dependent on building trust and adding value as having a 1-2-1 meeting.
11.30 - Caroline Prout www.inspiredtochange.biz
TRAIN YOUR BRAIN FOR SUCCESS
Take a whistle stop tour of the brain, based on modern neuroscience with Caroline and understand, in simple terms both how your brain works and how you can use this powerful tool to create significantly more success in your life, work and relationships.
12.15 - Tamsen Garrie - en-act.co.uk
ACCELERATE YOUR BUSINESS RESULTS WITH TRIED AND TESTED ACCOUNTABILITY MEASURES
If you look up any successful entrepreneur out there, you will find that all of them, without exception, when asked how they came to be so successful, will reference some form of accountability that they leveraged in their business. We ALL need accountability, because without it we tend to let ourselves off the hook and when we have it, we get MORE done and FASTER – and let’s face it, ultimately, we get PAID on what we get DONE!
13:30 - Siobhan Stirling - www.sharpminds.agency
HOW TO CREATE AN EFFECTIVE MARKETING PLAN
Siobhan will explain how to create a effective marketing plan to accelerate your business growth by giving you strategies to identify your 4 Rs: right messages, right audiences, right voice, right channels/
14.15 - Mark Terrell and Sarah Stones - www.1stclasscoachingsolutions.com
MOTIVATION – THE KEY TO PERSONAL AND BUSINESS SUCCESS
Learn how you can make better career choices and create high performing teams and successful businesses by understanding what motivates you and the people you work with. A practical session from which you will take away clear and simple strategies for improving engagement which you can immediately put into place.
15.00 - Paul Clayton - www.healdi.co.uk
THE SALES PERSON IS DEAD! LONG LIVE THE SALESPERSON!
Paul Clayton FInstSMM helps successful businesses to increase their success by improving people, processes and profits.Paul will share how the buying process is changing and specifically how sales people need to adapt in order to succeed.
15.45 - Andy Lindsay www.modshoes.co.uk
With a career in web design and now a successful independent shoe manufacturer Andy will be telling us about his journey.
16.30 - Kristian Downer - www.dowsocial.com
HOW TO USE LINKEDIN TO CONQUER YOUR SALES FUNNEL
LinkedIn is one of the most powerful yet underestimated social media platforms by business owners, marketers and sales teams.
This talk will outline the potential and understand where the platform fits within the sales and marketing of your business. The talk ends with some powerful tips that you can implement within your business the moment you get home.