Emergency Business Support Webinar with Q&A panel

Emergency Business Support Webinar with Q&A panel

November 5, 2020
Online Webinar via Zoom @11am
11:00am - 12:00am

The Stoke-on-Trent & Staffordshire Growth Hub are hosting a free Emergency Business Support Webinar with an open Q&A panel, in light of the government announcement made at the weekend.

This Webinar aims to cut through the jargon and demystify the fog to help businesses and individuals understand the support that is available to them through this testing period.

There will be a range of advisors on the panel talking you through topics such as; funding and grant support, HR support, marketing advice, recovery support and general business advice.

The interactive Q&A session will invite delegates to ask any questions, helping them to make sense of the newly released support packages and have their queries answered.




Rebecca Parker, Business Helpline manager & general business advisor –
Becky will be providing an insight into the available funding schemes and local authority grants that are available to your business. Becky will also give an in-depth overview of the Winter Economy Changes for those businesses that will be forced to close as of Thursday 5th, as well as a general round up of business growth grants for capital and revenue for SME’s in Staffordshire.


Joe Gill, HR specialist advisor –
Joe will provide a clear overview of the newly announced HR support package, including the extension of the Furlough Scheme (CJRS), who is eligible and how it will work and the Job Support Scheme. He will also enlighten delegates of the fully funded HR support that can benefit businesses and individuals at this time.


Fiona Miller, Marketing specialist advisor –
Fiona will be on hand to talk you through the ‘marketing essentials’ and provide advice on how to market efficiently, responding to the changes your business may face over this period. This will be useful for businesses or individuals that are keen to understand the basics of marketing if they have had to adapt or change their services to carry this out online.


Pam Wallis, Business advisor for South Staffordshire –
Pam is one of our accredited business advisors that covers the South Staffordshire region. Pam will give an overview of the general business support available to businesses and individuals within Staffordshire and how to access this.