Business Training Events

Specialist Groups and Seminars:

How to Grow your Business in 2017

If you are involved in running a business in South Wales, you won’t want to miss this event!

While the world may seem uncertain around us, it’s more important than ever to ensure our businesses are thriving and ready to face whatever challenges the future may bring!

With this in mind, on 9th March 2017, we’ll be joining forces with fellow Award-Winning Businesses and UK Export Finance to bring you a one-off seminar. This FREE event will be packed with insights to help strengthen your business.

The speakers will be talking about:

·      The availability of support and finance if you are exporting or looking to start exporting. This support is available to both product based and service based businesses.

·      Tips for how you can drastically improve your future business results.

·      How you can get dynamic finance solutions, even where your existing Bank relationship has exhausted options, or if you have credit restrictions or problems.

·      How you can use business trusts to protect your personal position as an owner or director of a business.

PLUS an additional guest speaker will be sharing some Top Marketing Tips to help you attract more customers and clients for 2017.

Thursday 9th March 2017. 7:30am – 10:00am
Vale Hotel Golf & Spa Resort, Hensol Park, Hensol, CF72 8JY

Click Here to Register for this Fantastic Event

How Do Employment Law Changes Affect You?


15th July, 9.30am – 12.30pm

Get FREE advice from Employment Law specialists, Peninsula. Focusing particularly on The New Living Wage, Health and Safety and other essential updates.

A must if you are unsure of what you must do or how you may be affected.

For more information or to reserve your place please get in touch on 02920 735 502.

First Aid For Parents

A worryingly high percentage of parents and carers wouldn’t know what to do if their child was choking…would you?

Join Medical Training company ‘Lubas Medical’ at our offices, Friday 10th June where you will be provided with the following:

The skills you need to recognise and manage common emergencies in children
Peace of mind that you will be fully prepared in an emergency
Relaxed, practical training in a comfortable environment
A chance to discuss your experiences with other parents and an experienced instructor

Friday 10th June, 12 – 2pm

CLICK HERE for more info.

Money Talks

Learn the steps to financial freedom!

Join ‘The Investment Club Network’ for an exciting talk and find out how to learn the tricks of the trade and get a better return on your money.

The Investment Club’s tried and tested methods are already proving successful for many of our friends and clients.

More info here

Monday 23rd May, 5.30pm – 7.30pm

Call or email now to book your place 02920 735 502 –


T4C – Funding & Training Consultancy

Do you develop new products or processes?

Do you employ technical staff, engineers, software developers, designers or scientists? 

Do you spend  on staff, consumables or subcontractors so you can undertake development work?

Is your business technically innovative in any way and does your product enhance Technological advancement?

As a Lewis Ballard client you are a proactive and innovative business owner, constantly seeking to improve the way your business runs and the range of services you offer customers.

If you answered “Yes” to any of our questions you could soon benefit from thousands of £s in Research and Development funding.

Just pop along to our offices 3rd March at 9.30am and meet the funding experts from T4C who will quickly help you identify your potential R&D claims or any other grants available to you and then skilfully help you negotiate the process.

Many of our clients are already claiming valuable funds through T4C,  please invest this time in your business now and it may well prove to be the most profitable time you’ve ever spent.

Due to the individual attention given after the talk, please ring us now on 02920735502 to book your time slot.


The HUGE Power of Small – Paul Dunn


Lewis Ballard Accountants are thrilled to welcome Paul Dunn to Cardiff on Monday 30th November 2015! After recently winning the Most Inspiring Accountants award and AVN Firm of the year, the team are raring to go and looking for new ways to help our clients.

Paul is one of the world’s leading business thinkers and speakers and is flying in from his headquarters in Singapore to deliver another fantastic business-building event in Cardiff.

paul dunno

As well as his many business accolades, Paul is currently chairman of – ‘Buy1GIVE1’ an organisation that is dedicated to helping businesses create positive impacts around the world, and something that Lewis Ballard is very proud to be a part of.

Paul is a 4 times TEDx speaker and has recently featured (with Sir Richard Branson) in two pieces on ‘Disrupters in Business’ in the global Forbes magazine. His talent for public speaking, coupled with his passion for business means his events are always sell out!

The magic in this event (live on 30 November) is that Paul gives you insight after insight in the most inspiring of ways — ways that he calls “The Power of Small”.

You’ll see that almost all of the insights are zero-cost-to-implement ideas for you to apply. Instantly.  And you’ll see the difference instantly too.

“Since first meeting him in 1995, Paul’s insights have helped to shape my career and I truly believe that it’s through implementing many of his strategies that we have become officially The UK’s most Inspiring Accountants.”  Neil Ballard, Managing Director.

Tickets are £137 but you can save £40 instantly by following the link below.

Please don’t miss this opportunity – you’ll love it!

P.S if you are a Lewis Ballard client please get in contact for your special discount code for even more money off



The Investment Club Network

Eager to learn the steps to financial freedom?

Join ‘The Investment Club Network’ for an exciting talk and find out how to learn the tricks of the trade and get a better return on your money!

The Investment Club Netwok (TICN) teaches its members to become successful Investors and Traders on the the Global Stock Exchange.

We have an exciting opportunity to create our own local investment club within the network where we will have access to educational modules and support sessions from TICN as well as the chance to share best practices with other local investment clubs.

TICN will be holding a talk at our offices on the 4th September at 3pm and we’d love you to join us! Numbers are limited however and spaces are filling up fast – if you would like to attend please email with your details. – Follow link for more information!




The Secrets to Successful Property Investment

Investing in property can be great way to invest your money…if you do it in the right way!

The key to being a successful investor in property is knowing which strategy to use in which market. Wouldn’t it help if you knew the proven strategies of some of the countries top investors?

Join TLC Property Solutions for an introductory workshop where property investment expert Tracy Cartland-Ward will be sharing the secrets to success such as:

– Finding the right properties 

– Buying at auction 

– Knowing which strategies to use and when 

– Being a professional landlord

All this and much more normally comes in at at price of £2000 for a full day workshop, but Tracy has got some great offers including an Early Bird discount as well as a special price for Lewis Ballard clients!

Whether you are just starting out in property, looking for an alternative income to your pension, or an experienced investor, then this workshop is for you, just follow the link below to book your place!

Friday 16th October, 9am – 4.30pm



 Don’t lose sleep over auto-enrolment…

Find out how to avoid an auto-enrolment nightmare at one of our four free seminars:

31st March & 30th April

8.30 – 10.30am & 4.30 – 6.30pm

As always we at Lewis Ballard are here to take the strain and guide you and your business through the whole process of auto-enrolment. If you are concerned about anything from the admin, to rules and regulations then don’t panic, we’ll be holding seminars  to present to you our simple solution, answer any questions you might have and put your mind at ease over auto-enrolment.

Dental Chatter Club

Friday 16th January 2015

Start the New Year in the right way by joining us for an afternoon with our Dental specialists, giving you advice on making the most out of your practice.Topic: How measuring KPI’s can make a real difference to your practice results.Call us 02920 735 502 to book your place!


 Modern uses of Fibre Technology & Composite in General Practice

Thursday 5th February 2015

After the success of their first session, VOCO will be holding another event designed to enhance the knowledge and skills required to work with fibre splints, fibre posts and chair side composite inlay preparation in general practice. 5.30pm-9.00pm and a light buffet included.


Are everyday HR issues disturbing the running of your business?

Thursday 12th February 2015 9-12.30pm

Just when you’re busy running your business…….

                                  3 of your team come-back drunk from the pub

                                  2 fall-out and won’t work together

                                  1 is always late

is it blast off to disaster-Or can you navigate to safety?

Join expert HR and Employment Law Expert Amanda Chadwick for a fun and informative exploration of every day business scenarios and find out how   communicating effectively with your staff could save you time and money!

Scenarios are designed to help you:

  • Act objectively in every situation
  • Understand the importance of your HRpolicies
  • Communicate effectively with yourstaff
  • Spot work place issues early
  • See how Wellbeing and Health & Safety impact on Employment Law
  • Discuss difficult issues such as: long-term or persistent sickness long-term sickness,grievances and socialmedia

Spaces  on this free event are limited to 15 so give us a call on 02920 735 502 to book your place.


 Getting to the  ROOT of  HR, Employment Law and Health & Safety issues in your surgery.

Thursday 12th February 2015 1-4.30pm

A must attend event for Dental professionals

Join  HR and Employment Law expert Amanda Chadwick for a scenario based update on every day issues affecting Dentists every where.

Find out how to manage issues in a fun and informative way, including:

  • New shared Parental Leave/New Rights to Request Flexible Working
  • Handling Grievances both Formal and Informal
  • TUPE for merging Practices
  • Managing your Staff using policies
  • Associates /Hygienist-Employed or Self-employed status
  • Setting Expectancies within your practice
  • Your responsibilities to the HSE as a dental surgery
  • Carrying out your risk management process inline with HIW
  • Systems for supporting evidence for HIW and HSE

Spaces  on this free event are limited to 15 so give us a call on 02920 735 502 to book your place.

Amanda Chadwick

Amanda has worked as a speaker for over twenty years,twelve of which have been on behalf of, and alongside Peninsula Business Services.During her time as a speaker Amanda has advised, and helped,tens of thousands of business owners with everyday issues including employment law  queries.

Amanda’s past experience has involved developing KPI’s, incentive programmes, training packages, motivational conferences, webinars, whilst being fully trained in all aspects of employment and health & safety law.

Amanda is also involved in hosting International Women’s Day, can be heard on various business radio slots-whatever type of session Amanda delivers, you will be guaranteed a fresh, humorous, down to earth style.


Dental Associate Acquisition Day – During an intensive enlightening day we will help you to develop the skills you need to acquire the practice you want.

to find out more about this specialised training click here