Workshops for Pre-Start and Small Businesses at the Library of Birmingham

  • Date: 10th November 2017 - 24th November 2017
  • Every week
  • Location: Library of Birmingham ,
    Centenary Square,
    Broad Street,
    Birmingham B1 2ND
  • Time: 11:30 - 16:00
  • Cost: Free

Free workshops to support pre-start and small businesses.

Business planning

In partnership with Louise Page of the Royal Literary Fund, Business and Learning is presenting "Four Fridays in November."

Each Friday we will be holding a different workshop aimed at developing your business presentation and pitching skills, and to help develop you personally whether in business or work.  

"Four Fridays in November" will not only support business owners but will be useful for anyone looking to improve the personal presentation skills in the workplace. This will include job seekers and those wishing to fine tune their interview skills.

Skills you need to confidently set up and lead a small business to success!

Friday 10 November 11:30am to 4:00pm - When you set up in business you’re not just the leader of the business you are the business! This workshop will cover: motivation, communication, vision, passion and the skills you will need to achieve your goal of being the best leader you can be!

Pitching Your Business Idea

Friday 17 November 11:30am to 4:00pm - Learn how to develop your presentation skills to deliver an effective business ‘pitch’ to showcase your business idea.

Business Presentation Skills

Friday 24 November 11:30am to 4:00pm - Develop your skills and techniques around delivering a successful presentation, or for that all-important interview. Delivered by Louise Page, Playwright, Broadcaster and Fellow of The Royal Literary Fund.

To book a place on any of the workshops contact the Business & Learning team by:
Speaking to a member of the Business Team on the Level 3 Customer Service Desk or at the Library Reception on the Ground Floor of the Library of Birmingham
Telephoning: 0121 242 4242 (11am-5pm) Email:

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