Business & IP Centre Devon


The Business & IP Centre at Exeter and Barnstaple Libraries host a range of events and workshops to suit start-ups, entrepreneurs or businesses looking to learn new skills or research their industry.

Webinars run weekly on a variety of subjects and are a great way to get an overview of a new topic, or a refresher which can help you to look at your business plan in a new light. Whether you’re just starting out or an established business looking to grow, our webinars are useful, inspiring and informative.

One-to-ones are useful for enquiring about how you can access business information and support, to discuss a problem or question you have in a specific area of your business, or to find out more about Intellectual Property. Find out more information on our 1-to-1s page.

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Sustainable Ventures: Building and Thriving in Purpose-Driven Businesses

October 4, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Are you looking to build, sustain and thrive in your purpose-driven business? Join Lorna Evans in this webinar to discuss how!

Join Lorna Evans for a dive into the world of Sustainable Ventures. This talk is for anyone looking to build, sustain, and thrive in a purpose-driven business. Lorna will share her business journey from employment to sustainable business and social enterprise that fits the person she is now; along with actionable steps from her hybrid blend of Business Mentoring and Coaching to show you how to prioritise wellbeing, prevent burnout, and make sustainability the cornerstone of your business.

Lorna is an experienced Business Woman, ICF Blue Health Coaching™ practitioner & ILM accredited Mentor based in North Devon.

She loves sharing her passion for business, working with leaders & individuals to help develop sustainably centred businesses and prioritising wellbeing and reducing burnout.

Her approach focuses on providing personalised strategies and actionable steps tailored to the individual’s preferences and needs, discovering and embedding core values, strategy, creativity and environmental sustainability.

As a water woman, Lorna loves to spend time cold water dipping, surfing, SUP and kitesurfing.

Booking/Joining information

Zoom webinar – details will be sent via email.

The session will be recorded for BIPC Devon’s archive. You are free to leave your cameras on or turn them off as you prefer. There will be a chance to ask questions during the session, which you can do via video/audio or by using the Zoom chat function.

If there is anything we can do to help you access this session more easily, please do get in touch at

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October 4, 2023
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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