There are lots more opportunities, events and resources to get stuck into this week, but as always, if you'd like to suggest content for the SVBS newsletter, please get in touch with us. - Team SVBS
Does your business have a presence on LinkedIn?
We've teamed up with Concise Training to deliver a free workshop on using LinkedIn to generate business. This workshop is aimed at South and Vale based businesses and will cover the main aspects of LinkedIn, with an emphasis on creating optimised profiles, using LinkedIn for relationship and content marketing, and making use of the LinkedIn database.
Date and time:
Thursday 14 April 11:00 - 12:30
At the end of this webinar, businesses will be able to create an optimised personal and business profile, develop a personal network and build relationships, create engaging content and use the LinkedIn search functionality.
The difference between personal and business profiles
Creating an optimised LinkedIn profile
Increasing the volume & quality of your connections
Creating content that will build your brand, attract prospects and establish you as an authority in your sector
Developing productive relationships with connections
Exploiting the full database of LinkedIn
Apply for Vale of White Horse District Council's Climate Action Fund
Communities are invited to apply for a share of Vale of White Horse District Council's new £50,000 Climate Action Fund, which is open to all town and parish councils and local not-for-profit groups.
Grants from £250 to £5,000 are available for projects that help to tackle climate change and increase people’s awareness and knowledge of the climate emergency.
Register for our free online marketplace for South and Vale businesses
We’ve partnered with ShopAppy to pilot an online marketplace for independent High Street businesses located in South and Vale. The platform will be free for the area’s businesses to access over the first 12 months of the scheme (excluding bank / card charges). Businesses will need to allocate just 20 minutes a week to managing their profile.