Wrekin College


Forthcoming Events

Mock Employment Tribunal

On Tuesday 27 June at 3.30pm the Wrekin College Business School will host the MFG Solicitors and Hays Recruitment Mock Employment Tribunal. This FREE event is an opportunity for Managing Directors, Finance Directors and HR personnel involved with people management and training to take part in an event to enhance their understanding of what really happens in an employment tribunal. Places for this event can be booked by calling 01562 516021.

She Means Business 

Wrekin Business School is hosting this amazing event on 28 June 2017 10.30-1pm in collaboration with Enterprise Nation.

Join small business community Enterprise Nation for business advice, inspiration and networking, as part of the She Means Business campaign with Facebook.

Bring your questions and business cards and come away hearing other start-up stories, advice on how to grow and monetise your social media presence and make valuable contacts with like-minded people.

This event is part of the She Means Business campaign, an initiative to up-skill 10,000 women in business. Enterprise Nation and Facebook are running a series of nationwide events to inspire creativity, empower confidence and educate on how to best utilise Facebook and Instagram to grow your business.


10.00am: Registration
10.20am: Welcome - with Eric Smith of BBC Radio Shropshire and Fay Easton, director of Shropshire Enterprise
10.30am: Meet your business goals with Facebook - with Alison Battisby, founder of Avocado Social
11.00am: My start-up story and tips for success - with Leanne Crowther, founder of Flower and White
11.20pm: Getting your brand in the press - with Tracey Rous, Director of Nathan Rous
11.40pm: My start-up story and tips for success - with Carrie Bate, founder of The Little Coffee Bag
12.00pm: How to use Instagram for business - with Alison Battisby, founder of Avocado Social
12.30pm: Female founder Q&A panel 
1.00pm: Event close

Speakers include:

Alison Battisby founded Avocado Social, having worked in the social media marketing industry since 2008. Alison is a Facebook She Means Business certified trainer and has been involved in some groundbreaking social media projects for brands including Nokia, Tesco and Pringles as well as a range of UK start-ups and growing enterprises.

Book here Eventbrite