What to do in October?

There are plenty of fun autumn activities such as getting lost in a corn maze, create an unforgettable Halloween costume, celebrate Oktoberfest with beer and sausages, carve your own pumpkin, jump in a pile of leaves and you can also attend various networking events. There are 29 this month! 

Have a great picturesque, spooky and networking time.

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Tue 1st 09:30 – 11:00 SWIB Coffee Meet-Up All Bar One (upstairs) free
This open networking event is for any woman in business, whether running your own company, freelancing or employed at any level.
Wed 2nd 9:30 – 11:00 First Wednesday Village Hotel free
Love to meet new people? Then please come along to First Wednesday Networking in Glasgow every month from 9:30am at the Village Hotel. This is an informal, FREE networking group – open to all businesses.
Thu3rd 18:00 – 20:00 BizSocial Networking Glasgow Virgin Money Lounge £0 – £11.37
BizSocial Networking (Glasgow) NEW Evening Event with our very own AWESOME Barry Clarke as next month’s speaker: Helping you to sell more without being pushy
Fri 4th 12:00 – 14:00 4N Networking Lunch Glasgow Hard Rock Cafe £15
Join us at 4Networking’s all new Glasgow Lunch group, to make new connections & introduce yourself and your business to a new audience.
Fri 4th 11:45 – 13:30 Friday Lunch Club Collabor8te £0 – £10
Down tools and join in for an hour’s lunch and get to know with our members. Chat about what you do, what challenges are ahead of you and how could you help each other.
Fri 4th 12:00 – 14:00 BizSocial Networking Glasgow Virgin Money Lounge £0 – £11.37
BizSocial Networking brings businesses and social enterprises together to build contacts and do business together
Mon 7th 08:00 – 10:00 Mastermind Mondays Collabor8te £0 – £10
Sometimes we are searching for solutions so hard we overlook the best and easiest one. Having your own company means you have to decide everything. We all have doubts sometimes or don’t have the answer. Join a group of businesspeople who want you to succeed! Bring your challenge and ask others what they think and what they would do.
Tue 8th 10:00 – 11:30 #FSBConnect Networking Glasgow EVOO free
Join #FSBConnect Networking Glasgow and develop and grow your business contacts through our national network of events. FSB representatives will be on hand to talk to you about ensuring that you get the most from your FSB membership including a session on the new and improved benefits for 2019.
Tue 8th 11:00 – 12:30 Business Babes Brunch Pink Inc Cafe £11.37
Business babes, bloggers and brands network and collaborate on 8th October from 11am over some light food, cake and coffee. Chat with brand owner of @pinkinccafe and @lashinc @lashinc_association Louise as well as various other businesses, media, bloggers and brands.
Tue 8th 17:30 – 19:30 GLASGOW Club FIVE55 Grosvenor Merchant City Casino £0 – £11.37
Horseshoe networking begins (the only type in the UK’s) where you’ll see everyone, hear everyone and get an opportunity to make a one minute pitch to everyone else in the room. You’ll also get everyones business card so you can follow up those people you want to do business with
Tue 8th 12:00 – 14:00 The B2B Club Premier Networking Lunch – Glasgow Mharsanta From £22.15
Our Premier Networking Lunches are a more formal networking opportunity with a little more focus on 121 time and giving you the chance to speak with more people in a structured format along learning some useful tips from one of our guest speakers.
Tue 8th 18:30 – 21:00 Charity begins at swib’s october dinner Kimpton Blythswood Square Hotel £25 – £30
We will be announcing our brand-new Charity of the Year for 2019/2020 so book your place at the October dinner to be first to find out who we are supporting this year.
Wed 9th 17:30 – 20:00 Women in Sustainability Network: Glasgow Hub Argyle Street Arches £14.98 – £19.99
Women in Sustainability (WINS) exists to help women flourish in careers that are building a sustainable world. This will be a friendly, informal and highly interactive session in which our speakers will facilitate conversations about the challenges and opportunities we face, and share their wealth of experience.
Wed 9th 18:00 – 20:00 #LinkedInLocal Glasgow Slug & Lettuce £5
Come and meet the people behind their LinkedIn profiles and meet some new people to add to your network. Join us to get to know each other a little better.
Thu 10th 08:30 – 10:00 Breakfast 2 Business 200 SVS Conference & Events £5.80
Come along to our city centre venue to uncover rewarding business opportunities, meet new and develop current relationships with local businesses and expand your business horizons all over a delicious buffet breakfast.
Thu 10th 08:00 – 10:00 4Networking Breakfast Collabor8te £15 Our proven 2-hour meeting format ensures a guaranteed THREE x 10 min 1-2-1 appointments with people you choose – this unlocks so many great opportunities!
Wed 16th 8:30 – 10:00 Now Meet Gusto Restaurant & Bar free
An exciting business networking event, focusing on connecting people throughout all levels of business as well as showcasing the most unique & versatile venues the city of Glasgow has to offer. You will be welcomed by our venue partner with tea, coffee, breakfast treats and the opportunity for informal networking until 9am. At 9am, attendees will be matched with x4 other guests for 10 minutes each. This gives plenty of time to get to know your business match and discuss how you can connect and hopefully work together to benefit one another in the future.
Wed 16th 18:30 – 20:30 Pitch & Pizza Networking Collabor8te £10
Pitch & Pizza is a new relaxed roundtable networking event. In groups of 6-8, you’ll have an opportunity to introduce yourself to the table in 2 minutes. There will be a table swap after everyone’s pitch, pizza is served and then the Pitch your Business slot.
Wed 16th 19:30 – 21:30 Glasgow Tribe Night Saint Judes Glasgow £19.76
Here at Women’s Business Club we know that running a business or building a career can be pretty lonely and we thought that if we could help to reduce even a tiny bit of that isolation you’re feeling, well then that’s going to have a positive effect on your overall health, emotional, mental well-being and success.
Thu 17th 9:30 – 11:30 EEC Business Support Networking 85 Drygate £0 – £10
If you are looking for a relaxed and friendly event, a place to meet new connections and build relations with existing ones then GlasgowEEC is for you. We’re a mixed group of business people based in and around Glasgow and far beyond where we come together to share our experiences, skills and knowledge and get away from home or office distractions.
Fri 18th 12:00 – 14:00 4N Networking Lunch Glasgow Hard Rock Cafe £15
Join us at 4Networking’s all new Glasgow Lunch group, to make new connections & introduce yourself and your business to a new audience.
Fri 18th 11:45 – 13:30 Friday Lunch Club Collabor8te £0 – £10
Down tools and join in for an hour’s lunch and get to know with our members. Chat about what you do, what challenges are ahead of you and how could you help each other.
Tue 22nd 12:30 – 14:00 Blythswood Brunch with Guest Speaker Jamie from Essence of Harris Bo & Birdy at Blythswood Square Hotel £16.76
Join us from 12.30pm for coffee and a welcome from all guests! We welcome Jamie owner of Essence of Harris as our guest speaker. This will be followed by Q&A plus around the table introduction from our guests. Then the part we all quietly await – Bo & Birdy Brunch! Carry on your networking as we all enjoy a delicious brunch.
Thu 24th 08:00 – 10:00 4Networking Breakfast Collabor8te £15 Our proven 2-hour meeting format ensures a guaranteed THREE x 10 min 1-2-1 appointments with people you choose – this unlocks so many great opportunities!
Thu 24th
8:00 AM – 8:45
The Breakfast Circle Cote Brasserie free
This is a relaxed monthly breakfast meet up for those of you who enjoy a tea or coffee, breakfast, the circular economy/sustainability and meeting likeminded people. The Breakfast Circle is far from a formal networking event however connections have already been made and it’s lovely to see.
Thu 24th 18:00 – 21:00 Autumn Pub Quiz with Glasgow Young Professionals Hard Rock Cafe £2.50 – £5
The ever-popular GYP pub quiz is back and it is the perfect networking event to test your mental muscles. We hope you will join us for this fun (and fiercely competitive) evening at Hard Rock Cafe.
Mon 28th 08:45 – 10:30 Business Bites – Unlock Your Creative Potential Collabor8te £0 – £10
Through the power of play, we can learn how to access our inherent creative skills, become braver, and connect more effectively with ourselves and others. In the end of the Bites there is also time for networking.
Wed 30th 8:30 – 10:00 SPEEDY MEET NETWORKING Browns free
Speedy Meet is a fast paced, busy and dynamic event in the city centre of Glasgow. We invite you to join us to maximise your exposure in a condensed period of time.
Thu 31st 17:45 – 19:45 8 Business Networking Glasgow Motel One Glasgow free
8 Business Networking is well known as a relaxed, friendly, fun and business-focused group of networkers, who meet on the last Thursday of every month, so why not join us to experience our unique brand of Networking Event. We are a growing group, with a diverse range of business types and sizes attending.
‘I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.’
                                                                                                                           L.M. Montgomery