Meet the Foundry
(Please note: this event has passed)
Date: Thursday, 18th February 2016
Venue: Barrhead Foundry
Members £FREE, non-members £FREE
Come along to our February Event to hear from the Chamber and its partners Business Gateway, Skills Development Scotland and WorkER on how they can support your Business. Registration opens from 6pm with a light buffet served on arrival.
Here is some more information about the organisations that will be at the event:
Business Gateway - is a funded East Renfrewshire Council service contributing to the economic well being of the local area by providing access to free business support services. They give assistance and impartial advice to people starting or growing their business through courses, workshops, facilitation to funding and expert consultancy.
Business at the Barrhead Foundry - is a members-only one-stop-shop for new and growing local businesses and entrepreneurs. You will be able to network and share ideas, access business advice and funding, and take advantage of first-class office and meeting space. Business at the Barrhead Foundry is operated by Innovation Centres (Scotland) Ltd, specialists with over 25 years of experience in providing businesses with the support they need to grow and develop.
Skills Development Scotland (SDS) - is the national skills body supporting the people and businesses of Scotland to develop and apply their skills. Working with their partners, they strive to ensure employers have the right skills at the right time in high performing, fair and equal workplaces, and that every individual has the skills and confidence to get a job and progress in the workplace, achieving their full potential. Their support for employers includes tailored skills advice and funding for workforce development.
WorkER - is the name for the Employability Services within East Renfrewshire. They aim to help individuals and businesses identify opportunities for meaningful employment, training and education. We bring together the expertise of a wide group of organisations, including Jobcentre Plus, Skills Development Scotland, specialist support services, colleges, training providers and voluntary organisations.
This event is free to members and non members so please come along as hear how these organisations can help support your business.