We are pleased to invite you to the first UCLan Business Breakfast of 2017! The event will take place on Tuesday 24th January in the Media Factory at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in Preston.
Business Breakfast Highlights
• Happy Hour! - The science of happiness within the workplace
Coming to you in the middle of the January Blues is an uplifting presentation and mini workshop around the science of Happiness delivered by Lowri Dowthwaite who is a lecturer in Psychological Interventions in the school of Health and Uclan’s Happiness expert!
Lowri is particularly interested in how the science of happiness can be utilised within the workplace, from small businesses to large organisations. Attending this uplifting session will allow you to explore new ideas to improve your happiness and the happiness of those around you back in the workplace.
• Higher National Apprenticeships - What can businesses expect?
In April 2017 the government will launch the new Higher / Degree Apprenticeship Levy. Higher and Degree Apprenticeships provide an opportunity to combine working while studying for a work-based academic or vocational high-level qualification. This presentation will provide an overview of the who, when, where, how, why and what it means for those who will be pay the levy and the opportunities presented to SMEs who can take advantage of the funding to cover training fees.
• Expand your professional network – networking opportunity
As always at our Business Breakfasts we encourage you to network and make new contacts. We expect around 80 business representatives at this event, so book your free place(s) today by clicking the green button above, we look forward to seeing you there!
The Centre for SME Development