These FREE Portsmouth Chamber of Solutions events help you make a success of your start-up. Addressing the needs of individuals moving from employment or unemployment into self-employment and business start-up, the first event provides a focus on your journey transitioning from employee to self-employed.

Portsmouth Chamber of Solutions is a partnership of Hampshire Chamber of CommerceShaping Portsmouth and Mission Performance addressing all needs of business start-up, re-skilling and growth strategies. It supports businesses and entrepreneurs in the Portsmouth and South East Hants area; responding to the economic impact of Covid-19. It also provides information on Government, LEP, LA and University support; updates on local planning, technology and investments; as well as access to grants, funding, furloughing and the many new post-lockdown directives.

Benefits of our Chamber of Solutions series include:

  • Insights of experienced business people and professionals
  • Expert facilitation of the event
  • Opportunities to ask your pivotal questions
  • Sharing chat input and occasional breakout groups
  • Joining in with the active online community

Teona Wingate, Business Manager at Global Radio said of the Chamber of Solutions, “The panel members are selected brilliantly and the content is relevant and engaging. I’m so grateful to have been able to join this, huge thanks to Hampshire Chamber of Commerce.’

Please see below the first 3 events of this series.

If you have an interest to offer your services/experience/skills for future sessions in the programme, please contact Tom Colbeck.  

tom.colbeck@hampshirechamber.co.uk

Tuesday 28th July 2020
09:30 – 11:30

Chamber of Solutions for Start-ups

Setting up a business requires absolute commitment addressing many personal challenges, financial insecurity and a sense of isolation as you gradually develop towards a greater sense of self-determination and self-confidence. This is a journey taken by all entrepreneurs.

Chairing the event is Rob Lewis of Mission Performance. He will be joined by a panel of specialists who currently include:

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Tuesday 11th August 2020
09:30 – 11:30

Learning from Lock Down – New Business Models

Growing a business requires absolute commitment and a variety of skills. This is particularly so when looking to make a transformation during a time of great change. Looking across a variety of progressive marketing, finance, management and people strategies this event is a chance to explore new approaches.

Chairing the event is Rob Lewis of Mission Performance. He will be joined by a panel of specialists who currently include:

Tuesday 25th August
09:30 – 11:30

Business and Financial Planning for Success

Understanding your needs and ensuring the best chance of getting it right is so essential when it comes to investing and reinvesting in your business. This is particularly so when going through times of great change as we are across very many sectors. This is a chance to explore the options.

Chairing the event is Rob Lewis of Mission Performance. He will be joined by a panel of specialists who currently include: