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Are you thinking of becoming self-employed, starting a new business or wanting to expand your business? City Business Library hosts a range of seminars aimed at helping new/existing businesses including, online marketing, networking, social media, presentations and more. All of our seminars are run by independent consultants, staff or business support organisations.

Our experienced business librarians also run 'business to business database' workshops, to help you get to grips with our specialist electronic resources. In these one hour sessions, you will be shown how to create contact lists and research potential customers, suppliers and competitors.

All events are held at the City Business Library and are booked via Eventbrite.​​​

You can also download the latest City Business Library events programme (3176KB)

Are you a speaker?
If you are interested in becoming one of our speakers email Alexandra Leader

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  1. Text saying CBL. 121 Business Start-up Advice
    This 121 session is suitable for anyone who wants to start a business and needs advice and guidance on what they will need to do.
  2. Picture of Dwain Reid 2019/01/08 The 4 essential steps to starting or growing a successful business
    This interactive workshop will help you evaluate your business or business idea. You will leave this workshop with a clearer understanding of the 4 fundamental stages of going from idea to business success.
  3. Picture of Nerea 2019/01/15 The psychology of business
    This seminar will take you on a journey through your mind to help you understand your version of success and the milestones you need to reach to achieve it.
  4. Picture of Mary Jane Boholst 2019/01/16 Successful networking for entrepreneurs
    Networking can help grow your business or find new clients and partners. This session will help you find your potential.
  5. hands on keyboard 2019/01/17 B2B database training workshop
    A practical group session where you can learn how to use our databases to create business to business contact list. Contact lists are great to grow and develop your business.
  6. Picture of Mike Loomey 2019/01/17 Successfully incorporating Google Maps and Google my business into your SEO
    Search engine optimisation will help others find your website online, this session with Mike will focus on utilising Google maps and Google my business in your website.
  7. Picture of speaker, Yejide 2019/01/23 Cyber security for small business
    Make sure your business and personal details are safe online with this session on Cyber security.
  8. Picture of speaker, Colin Rutt 2019/01/24 121 CV Clinic
    Update your CV with the help and advice of Colin Rutt to successfully get your perfect job.
  9. Picture of speaker, Veronica Broomes 2019/01/24 Pricing strategy for start-ups and SMEs
    Pricing your service or product can be mind boggling. In this talk with Veronica Broomes, she will talk about tips and strategies you can use in your business.
  10. Picture of speaker, Theirry Bayle 2019/01/29 Five golden rules for setting up your business online
    Since setting up a number of online businesses and retail ventures, Thierry talks us through his five golden rules you need to know when setting up a business online.
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