NFBP – Business Support and networking in the New Forest

Overcome the rising cost of transport and travel with free advice from My Journey

With National Cycle to Work day on 3rd September, there’s never been a better time to think about the journey to work that you and your staff make.

By rethinking the way you travel for business, it is possible to save time and money

You can boost your profitability and competitiveness by reducing car use and choosing smarter, cleaner travel for more business journeys. A dedicated local team of advisers is ready to work with you to transform the way you travel for business.  (more…)

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1st September 2015

by Matt Callaghan

EAFRD Funding announced for local businesses

Over £1m of funding has been announced for micro and small businesses in rural areas under the EU EAFRD funding scheme. The grants will be delivered under two criteria; firstly for micro and small businesses in rural areas for business development purposes. Secondly to support investment in new or existing visitor attractions. In both cases grants will be awarded between £50,000 up to approximately £140,000 and at up to 40% of total eligible cost. (more…)

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19th August 2015

by Matt Callaghan

Presentation skills for business – Find your stage presence! – 16 Sept – Ringwood

Find your stage presence – for business.

Kirstie Davis has been Artistic Director for the Forest Forge Theatre Company for six years. As well as supporting emerging artists, championing new writing and directing highly acclaimed plays she also delivers workshops to managers, business leaders and entrepreneurs. Her workshop ‘Finding Your Stage Presence – for business’ gives those people who are required to deliver presentations or speak in public the tips and skills that actors use in their performances. The workshop will cover various topics including, exercises to overcome stage fright, using and projecting your voice, and how to engage with your audience. (more…)

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23rd July 2015

by Matt Callaghan