Network & Learn – Be a Better Business

Organiser: SEMLEP Growth Hub & ActNow Consulting

Venue: Vulcan Works, Northampton

Address: Vulcan Works
34-38 Guildhall Road

Date & Time: 28 Nov 2023 - 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Contact Email: [email protected]

Taking place on 28th November at Vulcan Works, Northampton, this FREE monthly networking event will give you the opportunity to:

• Listen, learn, and share with members of your business community.

• Hear from Guest Speaker, Alexina Cassidy, about how to become a ‘better’ business through B Corp Certification and ESG strategy solutions

• Discover the variety of business support and workshops available from SEMLEP’s Growth Hub

• Meet your local advisers


9:30 am – Arrival, networking and refreshments

10:00 am – Business “pitches” – 90 seconds to tell us about your business

10:30 am – SEMLEP’s Growth Hub Business Support Update

10:35 am – Guest Speaker Presentation, Alexina Cassidy, ActNow Consulting Ltd

11:20 am – Q&A

1130am – Introduction to South East Midlands Careers Hub – engaging the future workforce through volunteering with local schools

11:40 am – Networking

12pm – Close

This month’s guest speaker:

Alexina Cassidy, ActNow Consulting Ltd

If you are a mindful and responsible business, keen to balance profit with positive impact, but unsure where to begin, then our introduction to becoming a better business with B Corp expert Alexina Cassidy is the place to start your journey.

Alexina will discuss the importance of an ESG strategy, explain what B Corp is and how it can help your business, why it is such an important global movement, the benefits you can expect and why certifying will improve any business. You will learn how best to balance people, planet and prosperity within your business, creating a positive impact on society and the environment whilst ensuring long-term profitability.

ActNow Consulting Ltd provides consulting services to companies and organisations wishing to become ‘better’ businesses – either through B Corp Certification, adoption of SDG goals and/or by advising on the incorporation of an ESG strategy.

Event details:

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact our Partnerships & Events Manager, Samantha Hunter: [email protected]

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