TBE’s Digital Diary

By Anita Jaynes on 14 April, 2020

Each week during Coronavirus lockdown we are collating online events to help you connect with the outside world and keep your brand out there whilst we’re kept in.

Tuesday 14th April 

Internationally renowned motivational speaker, Jim Lawless

Event: Helping you to survive and setting you up for future success

ActionCOACHES Jo and Peter Rolliston are opening their digital doors to a special event with international keynote speaker, Jim Lawless. Jim is one of the world’s leading motivational speakers and a pioneer in the fields of change and performance shift. He has inspired and empowered over half a million people on five continents. He brings passion, energy, interactivity and amusing elements that transforms mindsets with ease.

He is the Author of the bestselling ‘Taming Tigers’, Jim has taught the skill of change in Fortune 500 companies, Olympic and Paralympic teams, business schools and government for two decades.

This is your change to spend an hour with one of the world best speakers and change specialists in this time of massive change.

Organiser: ActionCOACH

Time: 08:30 (Other dates coming up including 21st and 28th April, 5th, 12th and 19th May)

Cost: Free

Booking link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_B4xi6dDjSKGe5KUuzI2qAw

Tuesday 14th April 

Event: Alternative Business Models Using Digital – With Michelle Ovens MBE, Small Business Britain (Small business expert)

With the world changing around us and many small businesses facing existential concerns, there is a growing need for business model innovation: switching your business model fast to use digital tools and channels to continue in business, and even grow. The session will talk through how you move fast to adapt your model, some examples of ways small businesses have pivoted in this difficult time, and some hints and tips on how you can get yourself moving forward, even working remotely and with reduced resource.

Organiser: BT Skills for Tomorrow

Time: 11am-12pm

Cost: Free 

Booking link: https://growthhub.swlep.co.uk/events/event-detail/2020/04/14/company-events/alternative-business-models-using-digital

Wednesday 15th April 

Event: Managing a Fair Disciplinary Process

This webinar will cover: 

  • How an informal approach may be useful 
  • Conducting investigations 
  • The companion role to someone in a disciplinary or investigation hearing 
  • Disciplinary hearings 
  • Appeals against the original outcome 
  • Further support available 

Organiser: ACAS

Time: 10:30am-11:30am

Cost: Free

Booking link: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/682756443144204034?source=Webpage

Thursday 16th April 

Crowdfunder’s Bertie Herrtage

Event: Crowdfunding: Adapting your business during the COVID-19 crisis

Join the experts from Crowdfunder UK in an hour’s session and learn how hundreds of businesses all over the country are using crowdfunding to get themselves through COVID-19.

You’ll learn how to quickly put together a crowdfunding campaign of your own and see real life examples of the businesses who are making it work.

Organiser: BT Skills for Tomorrow

Time: 10am-11am

Cost: Free

Booking link: https://growthhub.swlep.co.uk/events/event-detail/2020/04/16/company-events/adapting-your-business-during-the-covid-19-crisis

Thursday 16th April 

PR expert Fiona Scott

Event: Get your story in the national media – PR Training with Fiona Scott

In this webinar session you will look at how to: 

• Keep visible and remind people that your business exists
• Get national press coverage for you and your business
• Understand what the media / press are looking for
• Discover what makes a good story and how to find them in your business
• Gain top tips, skills and techniques to enable you to get media attention you’re looking for

Organiser: Great British Expos

Time: 12:30-13:30

Cost: £19.76

Booking link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/online-live-get-your-story-in-national-media-pr-training-with-national-journalist-tickets-102079342060?aff=erelexpmlt

Friday 17th April

Event: Mortgage Update

A webinar for residential, buy to let, those looking to remortgage and those moving house.

Organiser: McKenzie & Co Financial Consultants

Time: 08:00

Cost: Free

Booking link: https://isabelclarkconsultation.as.me/MortgageMarketUpdate

Friday 17th April

Event: Telling stories with impact and purpose 

TechSwindon, the information hub for all things tech in Swindon, is set to host its second Swindon Founders get together online. Guest speaker Sam Knowles from Insight Agents, will be discussing the art of storytelling in business. 

Organiser: Tech Swindon (Organised for tech businesses in Swindon & Wiltshire)

Time: 12:30-14:00

Cost: Free 

Booking link: https://growthhub.swlep.co.uk/events/event-detail/2020/04/17/company-events/telling-stories-with-impact-and-purpose_7ce4bfac-9144-428b-8440-6396b5d84495

If you would like your event shared in a future TBE Digital Diary, please send the event details to: press@tbesw.co.uk