Meeting 14 January 2015

Bringing the Aagrah from Chakswari to Ilkley Moor FROM PAKISTAN TO ILKLEY MOOR The speaker at Ilkley Business Forum’s meeting on Wednesday, 14th January 2015, will be Mohammed Aslam, MBE, the managing director of the Aagrah Group of Restaurants.  He will describe his progression from his arrival in England from Pakistan as a young man […]

Meeting 10th September 2014

ILKLEY BUSINESS FORUM FREE 5TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT 10th September 2014 at The Craiglands Hotel, Cowpasture Road, Ilkley LS29 8RQ 5.45pm – 7.45pm There will be cake!  To all Members – come along and hear about the prospects for the future and our plans for next year. (as well as the AGM)   Our Guest speaker […]

Meeting – 9 July – The Box Tree

Make the most of the Tour de France – Ilkley is a Spectator Hub for this fantastic event and we will celebrate our town’s fantastic event – no speaker, just a good timefor all. Limited to a maximum of 45 – book on Eventbrite

Meeting 11 June 2014 – Andi Lonnen

          Andi Lonnen will be presenting: Get That Money In!   Fed up of being paid late by your customers?  Unfortunately, this is an all too common complaint which can ruin businesses, large or small.  Join this engaging and inter-active workshop to learn how to be in the best position possible […]

Meeting – 14 May 2014 – Lisa Richards

Come along and learn how to: “To improve is to change – how to be successful at change” Lisa Richards of Alto Coaching and HR will be our speaker. In this session Lisa will cover tips for how to be more successful when making changes in our businesses. For a full profile of Lisa see: […]

Meeting April 2014

Wednesday 9th April 5.45pm – 7.45 pm at The Wheatley Arms, Ben Rhydding, Ilkley Networking, refreshments, members’ pitches and Simple Sales Basics and Sales and Customer Service Skills that anyone can implement to give confidence and generate more business and loyalty. with Becky Leach Becky Leach is a Sales Consultant and Trainer at People Buy People. Becky […]

March Meeting

Wednesday 12th March 5.45pm – 7.45 pm at Ilkley Rugby Club, Denton Road, Ilkley Networking, refreshments, members’ pitches and  How is the Power of Habit Affecting your Business? with Rick Armstrong   Rick founded Mentor Group providing management consultancy services to companies and organisations such as: Saudi Aramco Oil Co; Gulf Air; Reebok Middle East; IHG; Emirates […]

February Meeting

 Wednesday 12th February 5.45pm – 7.45 pm at Ilkley Rugby Club, Denton Road, Ilkley Networking, refreshments, members’ pitches and  Email Marketing! Email marketing is another way to get more business for your business. This will cover : – Benefits of email over other forms of marketing (eg social media, direct mail, cold calling) – Uses of email […]