Oxfordshire Business First

Businesses helping business

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Oxfordshire Business First is a not for profit company bringing together the best business people in Oxfordshire.

We primarily focus on the following issues: promoting entrepreneurship, facilitating business innovation, campaigning for 21st-century infrastructure and sharing of best practice.

We work best by connecting people and sharing information.

Our network is diverse and extensive with members drawn from Oxfordshire businesses that have been involved in events or are interested in learning from their peers.

They benefit from attending events and working on joint projects. Its networking, but not as you know it!

You can also join our LinkedIn group: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/790937/

Upcoming Events

Our next Virtual BIG gig is coming soon.


The BIG gig is an innovation event at which a business leader shares a problem or issue with teams of business people who respond with innovative solutions. BIG gigs are open to anyone, but attendees must register with Paul Essery before the event as availability is limited.

We’ll be online from 6 p.m.

The BIG gig will be run using Zoom from 6pm to 8pm.  For more information please contact paule@mysalesguru.co.uk or call 0771 782 3377
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Latest Blog Posts

14th January 2021

Meet the Storytellers

Paul Essery and Frank Nigriello are leading the storytelling initiative that captured the interest of business people in Oxfordshire
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14th January 2021

Business storytelling group starts in Oxford

Oxfordshire businesspeople are working together to use storytelling as a way of navigating the difficult business conditions in pandemic Britain.
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4th January 2021

Learning about entrepreneurship with the Movie Gig!

A third Movie Gig looking at films with ‘Storytelling’ as the common theme going to run early in 2021.
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