Support for businesses

Webinars/training/workshops

There are webinars that can help you with recovery advice for businesses. Continue checking here for any upcoming webinars/workshops for businesses

London Business Hub

You can visit the London Business Hub website for a number of resources available to help you start, sustain and grow your business including a number of webinars.

Newable

Newable helps companies thrive by providing the essential resources they need to take the next step with their business. They support companies of all shapes, styles and sizes because variety and diversity fuels a thriving economy.

Upcoming webinars will be updated here or you can visit Newable to find out more.

Microsoft Courses for businesses

We have teamed up with Microsoft to provide businesses with free online courses to support and grow your business. For those who believe they would benefit, we encourage you to take advantage of the offer and join the online courses available. Please have a look at the list of courses available below and if you would like to attend any of the workshops, email us stating which one would like to attend. If you have already emailed us, you do not need to respond again.

  • Cyber Security for Business
  • Microsoft Teams Training for Business – master working from home with Microsoft Teams
  • Grow Your Business with LinkedIn.

Be cyber aware

The National Cyber Security Centre has launched a self-assessment tool to help sole traders and micro businesses check how safe they are from cyber threats, and to give advice on areas of improvement. To use the toolkit and for more information visit CyberAware.gov.uk

Upcoming Webinars

Do you import food and drink products from the EU to Great Britain? If so, the following government webinar might be of interest:

  • Food & drink on 29 March at 2pm

To register and for more information, and to watch previous webinar recordings, visit the gov.uk website

Newham Chamber of Commerce

Newham Chamber of Commerce is holding the following free meetings over the next four months, providing an opportunity to promote your business to others:

Thursday 8 April

17:30-18:30

Evening networking event

Friday 23 April 

08:30-09.30

Breakfast business meeting

Thursday 13 May

17:30-18:30

Evening networking event

Thursday 3 June

08:30-09:30 

Breakfast business meeting

Wednesday 23 June

17:30-18:45

Annual general meeting

You can join the breakfast meeting on zoom

You can email [email protected] to book for the evening meeting

Heading Business development

Innovate UK EDGE is holding a series of webinars called 'Six Stages of Innovation' which are designed to help you evaluate, refine and evolve your innovative product or service and future-proof your business to keep up with today's ever changing landscape.  ​​​

Stage 1

Design Thinking ​​​​​Unpacked: Getting Started​​​

Tuesday 13 April 

10:00-12:00

Stage 2

Developing Your Concept: Roadmap to Success

Tuesday 27 April 

10:00-12:00

Stage 3

Access Key Expertise: Technical, Grants & IP

Tuesday 11 May

10:00-12:00

Stage 4

Achieve Growth by Scaling Your Product or Service

Tuesday 25 May

10:00-12:00

Stage 5 

Deliver Effective Marketing: Grow Your Brand​​​

Tuesday 15 June

10:00-12:00

Stage 6 

Develop an Impactful Sales Strategy

Tuesday 29 June

10:00-12:00

Places are limited, so we encourage you to apply quickly.​​​​​​