Free Rural Business Breakfast Meeting – Fit for Business – Robertsbridge – Wednesday 22nd May – 8.30am – 10.30am

Rural communities across East Sussex are full of small businesses and enterprises many run by a single person, often from home or a small business facility.

In partnership with Lets Do Business Group, this event is part of a new initiative which seeks to provide an informal forum for local business to ensure that their company is legally compliant. It also an opportunity to hear about the wide range of FREE business support on offer to assist them in growing their business and running it effectively.

Attendance is FREE and open to all types and size of business within East Sussex.


Who is this event for?

  • Anyone who would like to know more about ensuring their business is legally compliant
  • Anyone who would like to meet and engage with other local business people
  • Anyone who already runs a rural business in East Sussex
  • Anyone who is starting or is thinking about starting their own business
  • Anyone seeking access to FREE impartial advice and guidance or any aspect of running a business


Ian Slater has been working as a freelance business management consultant for 7 years working with a wide range of businesses with experience in developing business and change strategy in micro, SME and corporates business in Sussex, Surrey and Kent.

Ian‘s background is working at board level developing business growth strategy, devising and delivering strategic change strategy and nurturing merger and acquisition strategy. Ian has worked in NHS Commissioning and Logistics, Civil Engineering Transport Infrastructure Maintenance and Passenger Services for Home to school, community and specialist transport.

In this session he will be discussing why having a clear strategy is important for micro and small businesses growth and the importance of being  tuned into the business environment that you operate in ensure that your business aspirations are realised.

More about the event

  • Informal
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Light refreshments available

*** Please Bring your Business Cards ***

Event Details

Robertsbridge Village Hall, 11-23 Station Road, Robertsbridge TN32 5DA Map

Wednesday 22nd May 2019

08:30 to 10:30

Booking via Eventbrite


For further information, please contact Email:

Tel: 01273 473422

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