Spring into Action!

Posted on: April 24th, 2014 by Jessica

Improve the performance of your business with a range of taster sessions in Social Media, Project Management, Finance for business and How to Sell Online.

Join us for this free event on Thursday 8th May 2014 at The Business Space, Truro 8.45am-1pm.

Click here to book online

You can sample a wide range of taster sessions, presented by experienced trainers. Find out about our short course range and hear from a local business that has saved money and increased sales and efficiency. Network with like-minded business people and find out about funding available to support your training needs.

Who should attend?

If you run your own business, manage staff or want to update your business skills this event is for you.

Why should I attend?

  • Get a taste of our wide range of degree level short courses
  • Hear from a local business who has saved money, increased sales and efficiency through training
  • Network with like-minded business people
  • Speak to the trainer to get advice on the right course for you
  • Book any course on the day of the event and secure funding*


8.45am     Arrival, coffee and networking

9.15am     Welcome and introduction

9.25am Guest Speaker: Kate Cozens, Reflex Marine

9.35am Social Media, Speaker: Lucy Thornton, Perfect Balance Marketing

This taster will identify the benefits of social media, including facebook, to drive sales. Find out why twitter is key to building relationships and how to use social media to support and compliment your wider marketing tactics.

10.15am     Refreshments and networking

10.45am Project Management, Speaker: Ashley Davies, CCB

This taster will give you five tips including the art of planning, organising, securing and managing resources, to successfully complete projects within time.

11.25am Finance for Business, Speaker: Helen Opie, Consultant

This taster will demonstrate how you can make accounts work for you to enable your business to become more cost efficient.

12.05pm How to Sell Online, Speaker: Peter Verboom, CCB

This taster will look at how to make your website stand out in the ultra-competitive online market place.

12.45pm     Round up:

Support and guidance from Cornwall College Business. Funding available.

1.00pm     Buffet lunch & networking

Places are free and include refreshments and buffet lunch.

*Funding available subject to criteria.