The Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce and Sara Penrose Ltd are delighted to be holding a practical skill development workshop to help business boost operational efficiency on Wednesday 10th April 2024. 0930 – 1230 at the Vulcan Works in NorthamptonJoin us as for a three hourly highly interactive in-person workshop where we will focus on the key business objective of operational efficiency.Operational efficiency focuses on how you better manage resources effectively. If resources are used more effectively, you save money.In the workshop delegates willBe introduced to why operational efficiency is important Learn the skills to achieve better operational efficiency e.g....

The Wellingborough & East Northants Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to unveil an impressive lineup of speakers for its upcoming Spring Meeting, set to take place on Friday, March 22.As one of her first engagements since being newly elected as the Member of Parliament for Wellingborough and Rushden, Genevieve (Gen) Kitchen, pictured, will be joined by Danny Cross, representing Winvic, and Adam Fox, business growth expert, each bringing their unique expertise to the forefront.Speaker Highlights:1. Gen Kitchen, MP for Wellingborough and Rushden hear what the newly elected member of Parliament has to say.2. Danny Cross, Business Development Director at Winvic, a leading construction company.3....

The Northamptonshire Business Exhibition is set to be the highlight of the business calendar this Friday, March 8th, 2024, at the picturesque Wicksteed Park in Kettering. With hundreds of local businesses converging from across the county, this event promises a myriad of opportunities for attendees of all sizes and industries.One of the key reasons people should mark their calendars for this event is the unparalleled opportunity it presents for networking. Whether you're a seasoned entrepreneur or just starting out, the exhibition offers a platform to forge new connections, exchange ideas, and explore potential collaborations. Meeting face-to-face with fellow professionals opens...

The creators of Towcester Food Festival and Bite Street NN are launching a brand new gastronomic extravaganza this summer – the Delapré Food Festival.The food and drink festival will take place within the beautiful surrounds of Delapré Abbey, which organiser Crispin Slee says is tailor-made for the event.He said: “It’s such a special place and the perfect spot for the festival. We want to bring the grounds to life for a grand summer weekend celebrating artisan food and drink.”Delapré Food Festival will feature all the temptations that made Towcester Food Festival so popular – bustling with food and drink stalls,...

In the dynamic landscape of personnel management, the challenges of handling holiday requests, tracking right-to-work checks, and staying abreast of employment law updates can be overwhelming. If you find yourself struggling with these tasks, you're not alone. While there may not be a magical solution, there is an efficient alternative – HR software.This Thursday, Nicky Buckley from East Midlands HR will be delivering a free webinar for you to learn more about this game-changing tool to transform the way you manage your employees and run your business. Taking place at 12 noon, the webinar will offer a unique opportunity to...

Are you in the logistics industry and in the process of evaluating or updating your ERP systems?Understanding ERP specifications can significantly enhance the efficiency and efficacy of your operations.Here’s why attending this event could be a game-changer for your business:📌 In-Depth Understanding: Gain clarity on the nuances of ERP systems and the considerations crucial to your logistics operations. 📌 Local Networking: Connect with fellow logistics professionals from CILT in the Northamptonshire area. Share insights, experiences, and build valuable partnerships. 📌 Expert Insights: With guidance from Paradise Computing Ltd, Sicon and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) UK, get an insider's perspective on the latest ERP...

Unlocking the Future of Northamptonshire's Manufacturing IndustryAs we navigate the ever-evolving landscape of technology and innovation, it's crucial to remember the backbone of our local economy: the manufacturing industry. On  National Manufacturing Day, 28 September 2023, Paradise Computing invites you to join us for an exclusive Factory Tour at igus UK, based in Brackmills, Northampton.Why Support Local Industry?Manufacturing is not just about producing goods; it's about producing value, jobs, and sustainable growth for our community. By supporting local manufacturers, we're investing in the future of Northamptonshire. We're fostering an environment where businesses can thrive, innovate, and contribute to the local...

Northamptonshire Membership Organisation, NNBN, is backing the Northamptonshire Business Exhibition led by the Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce this September.Taking place at Northampton Saints Rugby Football Club from 10.00 am to 3.30 pm on Thursday 7th September, the Northamptonshire Business Exhibition is going to be another great day for the County’s business community to come together with big names supporting the event.Boxing legend, Frank Bruno MBE, will be attending as part of a Q&A session talking about his boxing career and his battle with mental health providing an amazing opportunity for local businesses to learn more about his career and inspirational...

A new website promoting the tourism offering across the local area has been launched, coinciding with the school summer holidays and following the opening of the Discover Northamptonshire hub at Rushden Lakes earlier this year.The Discover Northamptonshire website provides a one-stop shop for anyone visiting, as well as residents of, Northamptonshire with information on a variety of areas to discover including:What’s on and events across Northamptonshire Accommodation Days out Arts, culture and heritage Food and drink Walking and cycling Sports and Leisure Local towns Jobs in the tourism sectorWebsite visitors can also create itineraries based on their interests and...

Get ready for one the most anticipated business events in the region - the Northamptonshire Business Exhibition, proudly sponsored by Wilson Browne Solicitors. This premier event, organised by the Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce, will take place on Thursday, September 7th. Join us at the Northampton Saints Rugby Football Club from 10 am to 3.30 pm for a day of invaluable discussions and networking opportunities, all completely free of charge.This year's exhibition is set to be bigger and better than ever, with an array of esteemed organisations already on board, including key stakeholders like the West Northamptonshire Council and the University...

Local businesses, organisations, HR personnel, workplace health, wellbeing, safety, and mental health practitioners are invited to attend an international workplace health summit to be held at the University of Northampton on 30th August – 1st September 2023.The global summit with the theme Good Health is Good Business is hosted by the Global Centre for Healthy Workplaces (GCHW) and builds on the huge international success of previous Awards and Summits hosted around the globe. During the summit we will examine how the very best employers are addressing the future of employee wellbeing. Discover the strategic models they are putting in place and learn how they build...