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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 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 Vijeshrie Vaghela

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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. Brexit image 2019 Navigating Brexit for SMEs
    Find your way through the Brexit Jargon with these one to one workshops taking place across London. Delivered as 3-hour (general business) and 5-hour (sector specific) sessions, this will help London's businesses build #Brexit #Resilience
  3. Keyboard 2019/06/19 B2B database training
    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.
  4. start business image 2019/06/20 Introduction to business start-up
    In this group workshop you can learn what you need to do when starting a business. Our business advisors talk you through the planning and research stages for your business.
  5. Colin Rutt - speaker 2019/06/21 121 CV clinic
    Update your CV with the help and advice of Colin Rutt to successfully get your perfect job.
  6. Mike Loomey 2019/06/23 A step by step guide to getting on page one of Google
    Mike Talks you through the steps to ensure your website is viewed on page one of Google.
  7. Ezra Moffatt - speaker 2019/06/25 HR essentials for businesses
    Every business needs to take care of their employees. This session will help you understand human resources and apply it to your business.
  8. Martina Eco - speaker 2019/06/26 Marketing to an international audience
    This session aims to break the barriers of language in marketing. We often forget many of our customers may not speak English as a first language Martina will help you market your product across all languages.
  9. Veronica Broomes - speaker 2019/06/27 5 essential steps to setting your business goals
    Learn how to apply SMART goals to your business plan and achieve them in this inspiring talk with Veronica.
  10. Joanna Sutton - speaker 2019/07/02 GDPR... One year on
    This seminar will recap on the key changes made under the GDPR, look at the enforcement action that has been taken by the data protection regulator, the Information Commissioners Office and the lessons learnt as a result.
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