Midlothian Women in Business 1st Sep 2017

Midlothian Women in Business is an informal networking group bringing like-minded women together once a month, in order to collaborate and share information and experiences in order to grow our businesses. There are no membership costs, and all women who are in business in Midlothian, or are interested in expanding into Midlothian, are very welcome. Just buy your own cuppa. Meetings are held 9.30-11am, Dalhousie Castle, Bonnyrigg.

Every month we have a topic for discussion, led by an industry expert. We have an exciting programme taking us up to Christmas as follows:

Tuesday 19th September, 2017
Phil Bowen, Midlothian View.

Fergus Watson, Tourism Business Adviser, MBTAG (Midlothian & Borders Tourism Action Group).

Midlothian business women, don’t miss this event.   Phil Bowen, Editor of Midlothian View is a mine of information on all things Midlothian and will explore marketing and networking opportunities in the area. Fergus Watson will give an overview of the Midlothian & Borders Tourism Action Group. Come prepared for a lively and informative discussion.

Tuesday 24th October, 2017
George Wilson, Director Online HR/qualified mediator.

Jenny Churchill, HR Consultant, Inline HR.


A not to be missed talk on mediation – an approach to resolving work place conflict. A look at Employment Tribunal reforms and potential issues arising from the abolition of employment tribunal fees. And a discussion around communication and consultation. Vital topics for anyone in business.

Tuesday 21st November, 2017
Elaine Brown, Business Development Manager, Bright Green Business.


Come along and hear Elaine Brown, Business Development Manager from Bright Green Business, talk about how implementing an Environmental Management System (EMS) can help you win tenders, comply with legislation and improve efficiency.  Save the planet and save money!   Elaine will give a brief overview on how any sector and size of business can start to improve their environmental practices.

Tuesday 12th December, 2017
Ho, ho, ho . . . Jingle Bells and a Merry Christmas.


Join us for a fun and informal networking lunch at the beautiful Norton House Hotel, Ingliston, Edinburgh. 12 noon.

To book onto any of the above events, email linda@thekeyplace.co.uk.