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Christmas Party Nights

“We still have availability, but be quick! 🎄🎁❄️ We even have space for private parties of 70-80. contact us for availability on 01444 447165 or events@birchhotel.co.uk and quote...

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Maximise the value of your business – Free seminar

The seminar will cover: the value of your business and how to maximise it, whether your business is sellable, taxation issues, Entrepreneurs Relief, Brexit’s influence on the market, and the legal process of selling a business. Every attendee will be provided with a...

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Challenge Yourself in 2019!

Why not raise some money doing something you've never done before? Cross an item off your bucket list with one of our 2019 challenge events! The selection of challenge events we have this year is listed below. For more information, please click on one of the links. Or...

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Ashdown Park Hotel celebrates 25 years at gala dinner

East Sussex hotel Ashdown Park Hotel & Country Club celebrated its 25th year as a hotel with a celebratory gala dinner in October. Taking place on Saturday 27 October, ahead of the hotel’s official opening anniversary on 11 November, the gala dinner was held in...

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Working Capital

Working capital and cash flow are the lifeblood of any business. This portfolio of articles looks at the subject from different angles, including how to instil best working practices among employees, the thorny issue of payment terms, innovative technological...

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Chair’s Update

Dear HHBA Community, Welcome to our monthly newsletter! Each month we provide the Haywards Heath Business community firstly with a platform to deliver local news, but also an opportunity to stay connected and read about local news. If you haven’t yet published an...

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Bennett Christmas Wins ‘Independent Broker Of The Year’

The team at Bennett Christmas Insurance Brokers have been celebrating winning Broker Network’s much sought-after ‘Independent Broker Of The Year’ award. Broker Network’s Richard Pitt commented “You’ll notice the strapline of ‘Our People Make The Difference’ running...

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Maximise the value of your business

Ever wondered what your business is worth? Want to sell your business now or in the future? Unsettled by Brexit and want to make sure you have a business that can weather the storm? Thinking of buying a business? We have teamed up with Business Doctors and The...

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What type of business coach do you want?

If you’re a business owner who thinks you want to work with a business coach, it might be useful to first decide whether what you need is a coach or a consultant. In other words, if you feel you need someone else’s subject matter expertise to diagnose what your...

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Gatwick Airport Draft Master Plan Consultation

You will be aware that Gatwick Airport Ltd has recently launched a new Draft Master Plan to support growth of the Airport across the next 5 years and then rolling out to 15 years. The Draft Plan sets out three growth scenarios and includes detail on how it will...

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New member – Smarter Business

Smarter Business is one of the UK’s leading independent consultancies, helping businesses secure the most comprehensive savings solutions from utilities contract management and procurement to business loans and facilities maintenance. Our mission is to help all...

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What Government is doing for SMEs

HHBA has received the following letter, from the Minister for Small Business, Consumers and Corporate Responsibility, Kelly Tolhurst, this was sent to me by Nicholas Soames MP. Dear Colleague, Britain’s 5.7 million small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are the backbone...

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Flexible working – why isn’t change happening?

Why aren’t more people adopting flexible working since 2014 legislation came in to help them do just that? Well, this is a no brainer for us. Employers simply aren’t making it easy for employees to work in the way they want to. As a well-established flexible...

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Elite Hotel Group wins Best Work Experience Provider award

Leading independent hotel group Elite Hotels has been named the Best Work Experience Provider at the 2018 Springboard Awards for Excellence. The Elite Hotel Group operates four luxury four-star and five-star hotels: Ashdown Park Hotel & Country Club in East Sussex,...

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New member – Pure Storm Digital Services

As a new member to the HHBA it was fantastic to have been met with such a warm welcome at the recent event at The Talbot, but for those of you whom i've yet to meet I thought I best introduce myself! Pure Storm Digital Services is a company based in Mid Sussex that...

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We are 1!

I am delighted to be able to announce that The HR Dept: Haywards Heath & Crowborough, celebrates its first birthday on 31st October.  Far from being a Hallowe'en Horror, the first year of trading has been fun, informative and rewarding.  I can't wait to embark on year...

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