Make It York: Connect over Coffee

5 May 2021

FREE online event: 5 May 9.00 – 10.30

Connect over Coffee offers you the space to network, exchange ideas, find support and discuss business challenges.

About this event

In this strange, new ‘normal’ are you looking for a business networking opportunity to re-connect with other businesses out there facing similar unprecedented challenges and questions? Or are you just missing the invaluable opportunity to make links with other like-minded business people, to spark new ideas and creativity? Come and ‘Connect over Coffee’ with Make It York…

Make It York is running a bi-monthly business support forum to help, connect and support businesses. In these challenging times there are so many obstacles, pressures and questions when it comes to running your business. It’s important to make sure that you’re getting the business support you need, ranging from grants, legal advice, training to HR support.

The meetings will also offer you the chance to; hear from guest speakers, network via Zoom breakout rooms, discuss and address your business challenges and much more. The meetings will be chaired by Louise Saw, Business Growth Manager at Make It York.


Do you find yourself feeling uncomfortable at your desk and experiencing aches in various parts of your body? You can relieve those pains! Come and take part in a mini session with Sarah Owen, Pilates Specialist and Personal Trainer, from Perfecting Pilates who can show you what exercises you can do to mobilise your muscles that will leave you energised for the rest of the day!


Every second Wednesday of the month.

As soon as COVID-19 Government guidance allows, we will aim to hold one of the monthly meetings in person.


Connect over Coffee is free to attend and will take place on Zoom for 90 minutes – a worthy investment to talk about your challenges and successes in an open forum with fellow businesses. In return you’ll get the help and support you need to overcome these challenges.

The day before the meeting, you will be emailed with the meeting Zoom link.

Once the session is over you’ll have the opportunity to contact any of the support specialists to follow up for more in-depth advice and help.

Further information

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