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 lunch events and agenda are listed below. Our vibrant monthly networking lunches at Edgbaston Stadium offer you the ideal opportunity to engage with a diverse group of senior decision-makers in a business-focussed environment.

Agenda
11.00am – Registration for pre-lunch seminar plus open networking
11.15am – Pre-lunch seminar begins
12.00pm – Drinks reception and open networking
12.30pm – Networking lunch on pre-planned tables
1.25pm – Cross-table networking
1.35pm – Lunch speaker
1.50pm – News round-up from network host Simon Coy
2.00pm – Meeting closes but stay to network and arrange those important 1-2-1s

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

2024
May
Live Event
Thursday 16th

12:00 Start - 14:00 End
Seminar start - 11:00
Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham, B5 7QU
Proactive networking lunch for senior business decision makers. Members and non-member guests all welcome.
Seminar: How To Make Email Marketing Work For Your Business - 6 Simple Steps
June
Live Event
Wednesday 12th

12:00 Start - 14:00 End
Seminar start - 11:00
Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham, B5 7QU
Proactive networking lunch for senior business decision makers. Members and non-member guests all welcome.
Seminar: Want To Know How You Can Increase Productivity By Up To 31%?
July
Live Event
Wednesday 17th

12:00 Start - 14:00 End
Seminar start - 11:00
Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham, B5 7QU
Proactive networking lunch for senior business decision makers. Members and non-member guests all welcome.
Seminar: Show Me The Money
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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 07860 121 773
or email: [email protected]

Come and join us at our
Next Event
Thursday 16th May 2024

Networking Events' Seminar Topics

Seminar: How To Make Email Marketing Work For Your Business - 6 Simple Steps
Presenter - Emma Sansom from Flamingo Marketing Strategies
In the digital age, email marketing remains a cornerstone of successful business growth. However, it's not just about sending emails - it's about sending the right emails to the right people at the right time.  You?ll learn about: Who to target and how to get their data; How many emails to send per week/month... and when; How to stop proposing on the first date - content, content, content, sell; 10 high-performing subject lines to swipe and deploy; Tracking and follow up... turn engagement into leads; Nurture vs. Campaign - why different types of funnels are important.
Live Event
Thursday 16th May
12:00 Start - 14:00 End

Seminar start - 11:00
Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham, B5 7QU
Seminar: Want To Know How You Can Increase Productivity By Up To 31%?
Presenter - George Bain from George Bain Consulting
In this seminar, George Bain will help you understand what motivation is and how optimal motivation not only increases productivity by up to 31% but also generate 37% greater sales figures. Also create more frequency of positive moment to moment interactions that will benefit your business as follows: 3 x Higher creativity on the job; 10 x more engaged in their roles; 40% more likely to receive or be strongly considered for promotion. 3 times more satisfied in their roles. When you master motivational leadership, you ensure that people flourish as they help you deliver the business results you're responsible for and improve business success.
Live Event
Wednesday 12th June
12:00 Start - 14:00 End

Seminar start - 11:00
Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham, B5 7QU
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What our
members and
visitors say...

Having had the privilege of speaking at two of The Business Network events I only need one word to describe how they are organised, promoted and staged - BRILLIANT!
Michael Heppell
Michael Heppell Ltd
The Business Network is the perfect forum for forging new long term professional relationships leading to increased sales and mutually beneficial business. It is great to be part of such an active team of members all assisting one another in such a proactive and effective way ably led by a fabulous leadership focused on developing new business generation which would otherwise not happen.
Simon Martin
Power Solutions UK Ltd
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