Listed below are links to sites that you may find of interest…
The Black Country Chamber of Commerce
Black Country Chamber of Commerce is a membership organisation that represents around 1,500 businesses who employ over 67,500 employees across Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton.
Theo Paphitis SBS
Small Business Sunday, shortened to the hashtag #SBS on Twitter, was created by Theo Paphitis in October 2010. Theo is best known for appearing on Dragons Den on BBC Two. He is Chairman of Ryman Stationery plus Boux Avenue lingerie and Robert Dyas, as well as joint owner of Red Letter Days.
Theo is also a mentor and investor to many other business acquainted via the Den including Wedgewelly and Fit Mix Pro.
Each week, Theo rewards small businesses that tweet him @TheoPaphitis and describe their businesses in one tweet including the all-important hashtag #SBS. Only tweets made in the time slot between 5.00 PM and 7.30 PM each Sunday count.
The Royal Connection
The Royal Connection was started as a fun way to celebrate women in business with the #QueenOf day competition which was weekly during the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of Queen Elizabeth II, this proved so popular that the competition has continued ever since.
This was then expanded to include a #KingOf day weekly competition to celebrate men in business and to include an additional award called #OrderOfFabulous to reward those that are supporting the competitions and its entrants.
Business Bunker Radio
The Business Bunker Radio Show is a weekly show every Tuesday 1-2:30 Discussing all things SME, business and enterprise in South East England.