TBE’s Digital Diary

By Anita Jaynes on 6 April, 2020

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

Monday 6th April 

Event: Remote Possibilities: The Science of Working from Home

As more and more organisations are rolling out work from home policies in response to COVID-19, it’s become imperative to understand how these changes will impact your organisation. A natural experiment is underway on a global scale and that can lead to a lot of uncertainty. 

Learn from leading behavioural scientist and CEO of the world’s first applied behavioural economics firm, about the impact that work from home policies will have on productivity, creativity, collaboration, culture, trust, and other factors.

Organiser: BEWorks

Time: 16:00-17:00

Cost: Free

Booking link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/remote-possibilities-the-science-of-working-from-home-tickets-99847137476?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch

Tuesday 7th April

Event: Remote Revolution: How to Live & Work Anywhere As A Digital Nomad

Join General Assembly to learn how to travel, live and work anywhere as a digital nomad and how to make your dreams of escaping the daily grind a reality.

Organiser: General Assembly

Time: 08:00-09:30

Cost: Free

Booking link: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/remote-revolution-how-to-live-work-anywhere-as-a-digital-nomad-tickets-92133558955?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch

Event: Change the Game Plan! Top 10 Digital Marketing Actions To Beat COVID-19

In these rapidly changing times in business created by the Covid19 Pandemic, its time to rip up your old game plan and quickly build a new plan to help you survive this period of time and be in a better position to thrive once it has past. Analysing the e-commerce market place across the world, we have 10 key Actions you need to Take now to help you through this.

Organiser: Infinity Nation

Time: 12:00-12:35

Cost: Free

Booking link: https://meeting.zoho.eu/meeting/register?sessionId=1268034322 (This event is being repeated on Wednesday 8th April at 13:00. To book on to this session go to: https://meeting.zoho.eu/meeting/register?sessionId=1225538373

Event: Forecasting Through Uncertainty

Organiser: Bettany Centre for Entrepreneurship

Martin Spiller, Director of Bradford-on-Avon-based IT firm, Systemagic, and visiting fellow at Cranfield University is set to discuss how to complete a cash flow forecast during these uncertain times.

Martin will look at this question through the lens of former US Secretary of Defence, Donald Rumsfeld. Suggesting that business owners should work out their cash flow by examining the ‘known knowns’, ‘known unknowns’ and ‘unknown unknowns’.

In this thought-provoking webinar, Martin will provide insight into what this approach means, and will share his top tips on how to forecast effectively. Participants will be invited to engage in a Q&A session.

Time: 15:30-16:30

Cost: Free

Booking link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/forecasting-through-uncertainty-tickets-101792985560?aff=responsehub

Wednesday 8th April

Event: Facebook Live: Instagram 101

#UpgradeYourSocial and join Naturally Social’s digital superstar, Natalie Sherman, as she introduces you to the powers of Instagram.

Organiser: Naturally Social

Time: 14:00-14:40

Cost: Free

Booking link: https://www.facebook.com/events/315896852719443/

Event: Meeting Talents

Grab a drink, logon and connect with other local Wiltshire businesses.

Organiser: Swindon Consultants – The Cobra Club

Time: 19:00-21:00

Cost: Free

Booking link: https://www.swindonconsultants.co.uk/events

Thursday 9th April

Event: BT Skills for Tomorrow: Collaborative Tools to Support Remote Working

Exploring how to harness the power of digital tools to help boost team  productivity while working remotely. BT will introduce current, innovative technologies and best practices that can be used by businesses across different scales and industries. The session will enhance your knowledge and confidence, by giving you an understanding of how to succeed with various collaborative tools: from Slack to MS Teams; live docs to document versions; from picking the best video conferencing tool for your  business to staying creative and collaborative remotely with Mural, Trello and more.  

Time: 09:30-10:35

Cost: Free

Booking link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bt-skills-for-tomorrow-collaborative-tools-to-support-remote-working-tickets-100931310266

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