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BLS features in Bristol Post oldest thriving companies in Bristol

Excerpt from the article: How Bristol’s oldest companies are still thriving after more than 100 years in business They include the city’s last-surviving chocolate maker a wine merchant and a tannery. Why do some companies struggle to survive beyond a year while others flourish for hundreds? Although more than 90 per cent of small companies in Britain will survive one … more

The President’s Charity of the Year 2017/18

                      Please see Freewheelers Leaflet 2017 for the fabulous work these volunteer riders undertake to assist the NHS in moving vital supplies and equipment  around the county. Who knows which one of us or someone we know may have already benefited from their amazing work?

BLS Member discount offer on GCHQ certified Social Engineering Course – 8 August

Red Goat Cyber Security are offering Bristol Law Society members a 15% discount on their upcoming GCHQ certified Social Engineering course at Imperial College on the 8th of August. This interactive half-day cyber security course helps you identify and prevent social engineering attacks such as phishing and impersonation by placing you in the position of the hackers to enable you … more

LinkedIn Social Media Workshop – 3rd July 2014, 1.30pm registration, 2pm to 5.30pm, The Law Library, Small Street

LinkedIn is widely regarded as the professionals ‘business to business’ social media network but are we as lawyers using it to its maximum potential?  Those of us who already have a profile are adept at ‘collecting’ connections but are we connecting with the right people and using our LinkedIn presence strategically in our online networking?


Paul Sampson of TheBizLinks will be speaking about how to create a dynamic LinkedIn profile that attracts the people you want to engage with and  how to use LinkedIn to pro-actively identify, connect with and start meaningful conversations with people you want to do business with.  Whether you are new to LinkedIn or a seasoned user, this workshop is full of useful information and tips to improve your online networking activity.  Please see attached flyer for further details.


The seminar carries 3 hours CPD and is £75 + Vat (members) and £100 + VAT (non-members).


Please contact Valerie on 0117 946 8486 or to book your place.  Spaces are limited.