Build and forge new relationships, and raise your own profile

Make valuable new connections as well as gain fresh insights from our monthly seminars

We help members establish and develop a network of supportive and knowledgeable senior contacts, as well as make their expertise more visible. However, before we can do that you need to attend one of our events and discover for yourself why members find our format so relevant.

Calendar of Events

Our forthcoming events are listed below. Part knowledge-share, part networking, whether they are online or face to face, our events offer you the ideal opportunity to engage with a diverse group of senior decision-makers in a business-focussed environment.

For information on the format of our online events please click here.

For information on the format of our face to face events please click here.

For your first, exploratory, visit you can choose to book one of our next three events.

2021
July
Online Event
Wednesday 14th

11:00 - Sign In 11:00 Start - 12:45 End
Seminar start - 11.15 am
An online business networking event connecting business owners, directors & senior contacts from across the business community in & around South Herts
Seminar: Helping you Achieve your Business Aspirations
August
Live Event
Wednesday 4th

11:45 Start - 14:00 End
Seminar start - 10.00 am Registration and Refreshments for a 10.30 am Start
The Village Hotel, Elstree
A business networking event connecting business owners, directors & senior contacts from across the business community in & around South Herts
Seminar: Workshop on Managing Stress and Building Resilience
September
Live Event
Tuesday 14th

11:45 Start - 14:00 End
Seminar start - 10.00 am Registration and Refreshments for a 10.30 am Start
DoubleTree by Hilton, Borehamwood
A business networking event connecting business owners, directors & senior contacts from across the business community in & around South Herts
Seminar: Topic to be confirmed
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Present a seminar

Our seminar presenters are drawn from the membership. Delivering a seminar offers a great opportunity for you to showcase your expertise and increase your profile within the membership and beyond.

If you are interested in presenting at one of our networking events, please get in touch.

Call 01923 606 444
or email: sharon@business-network.co.uk

Come and join us at our
Next Event
Wednesday 14th July 2021

Networking Events' Seminar Topics

Seminar: Helping you Achieve your Business Aspirations
Presenter - Mark Sacofsky

CONTENT

Whether you're looking to build and maintain a lifestyle business or grow a business to achieve a significant exit, this seminar will walk you through some of the business principles that will help you achieve your aspirations.

This seminar will cover:

  • What are your aspirations?
  • SME business dilemmas
  • Making your business fit for purpose
  • How to avoid some of the common pitfalls
  • Planning for the future
  • Achieving work/life balance

ABOUT THE PRESENTER

Having flirted with accountancy at the beginning of the 80's, Mark then spent the next 38 years in business. He started his own business in 1983 and exited in 2008. Since then he has built up a number of business interests.

However, Mark's great passion is working with young entrepreneurs. Over the last 10 years, drawing on his own experiences, he has worked with numerous businesses to help them navigate the inevitable problems that occur when running a business.

Online Event
Wednesday 14th July
11:00 - Sign In 11:00 Start - 12:45 End

Seminar start - 11.15 am
Seminar: Workshop on Managing Stress and Building Resilience
Presenter - Alex Crow, Stress Boffin

A one hour workshop on building resilience and proactively preventing and dealing with stress, that ensures you have the most effective workforce, with less lost days due to sickness and a more focussed attitude to work.  

WORKSHOP PROGRAMME

Exploring the causes of stress (in the workplace and at home)  

  • Building Resilience 
  • Reframing (cause versus effect) 
  • The three lenses (three different ways of looking at stressful situations)  
  • Tips to avoid feeling overwhelmed and more  

Interactive Exercises  

  • Acting Mindfully  
  • Body scan  
  • Heartmath exercise  
  • Breathing exercise  

ABOUT THE PRESENTER

As well as being a professional mindreader, Alex Crow is also Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming and runs workshops on managing stress and building resilience as "The Stress Boffin" for companies of all types and sizes throughout the UK and beyond. His workshops are interactive and engaging and give everyone the tools and resources they need to manage their stress no matter the cause. 

Live Event
Wednesday 4th August
11:45 Start - 14:00 End

Seminar start - 10.00 am Registration and Refreshments for a 10.30 am Start
The Village Hotel, Elstree
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What our
members say...

The most friendly and productive networking group you're likely to join. No pressure, great connections, educational seminars and sound advice.
Rick Coleman
Rick Coleman Caricaturist
I have recently become a member of the Business Network South Herts and would like to let you know how welcome I have felt from the first meeting I attended. Sharon has a wonderful way of making you feel comfortable and integrated. She is keen to know more about you and your business, as it helps her to connect you with people you are likely to develop a synergy with. This is clearly her thinking behind the way she puts the table plan together and it proves to be quite effective. The morning workshop, the lunch and the various networking opportunities throughout the meeting all work together very nicely to help you engage with like-minded business people. The members of the group are business owners and key decision makers. If you've not had a chance to visit the Business Network South Herts, why not come along to the next meeting? Like others before, you are likely to come away feeling "positive and energised"!
Olivier Carion
Sales Masters Guild
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