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Training & Events

We deliver training programmes and workshops tailored to the unique needs of professionals in the design industry.

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Creativity in a Remote World with Thierry Brunfaut
Tue, Sep 15 2020 08:30 - 09:30

What are the tools that facilitate real creative collaboration? Thierry Brunfaut is back to give his insights on how to collaborate creatively in this new remote world.

Tue, Sep
15
Creativity in a Remote World with Thierry Brunfaut
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Onboarding Programme
Five half-day workshops starting Tuesday 8th September 2020

Successful onboarding can be challenging and costly. Avail of the 100% funded practical onboarding workshops for new graduates and hires

 

 

 

Onboarding Programme
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Getting hired in a virtual world
June 23rd, 29th, July 3rd 2020 10 -11.30 am

 If you are a new design graduate or are looking to find a new role in the design sector, why not avail of this 100% funded, practical series of modules to get the job you want and deserve!

 

Getting hired in a virtual world
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Do you charge what you're worth?
Thu, June 18th 9.30 -11.00am

Chris Merrington, one of the UK’s leading creative industry advisors will help you be more successful and profitable in this interactive and practical webinar.

Do you charge what you're worth?
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Event Workshop
Negotiating Opportunities in a Virtual World
Tue, June 16th 9.30-10.30am

Navigating the virtual world of business requires a different emphasis. We’ll cover best practice and share the tools to help you navigate the remote landscape.

Negotiating Opportunities in a Virtual World
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Event Workshop
Write a Creative Brief that Works
Thu, June 11th 9.15-10.15am

Jonathan Kirk, founder of Up to the Light, will share insights on the Creative Brief, which is the all important bridge between the client’s world and the creative world.

Write a Creative Brief that Works
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Teams, Client Relationships & Negotiation 
Tue, June 9th & 16th 9.30-10.30am

Navigating the virtual world of business requires a different emphasis, from virtual team relationships to managing client projects and negotiating new business.

Teams, Client Relationships & Negotiation 
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Positioning your business to capture opportunities 
Thu, May 28th 9.30 -10.30am

Following requests, we have engaged Chris Merrington, one of the UK’s leading creative industry advisors to deliver a series of webinars on the topics you’ve told us matter most to you at this time.

Positioning your business to capture opportunities 
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Event Workshop
HR Guidance for Employers
Wed, May 27th 11.00 am -12.00pm

Caroline McEnery, founder and MD of The HR Suite will share advice on how to design and communicate reasonable and prudent protocols in the workplace based on up-to-date government advice. 

HR Guidance for Employers
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Forever employable with Jeff Gothelf
Tues, May 26th 8.30 -9.30am

How to ensure your career stays as agile as your work. Jeff will share insights and case studies as well content from his upcoming book, Forever Employable

Forever employable with Jeff Gothelf
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Innovation After Corona
Wed, May 13th 8.30 -9.30am

Kevin McCullagh, Founder of the influential product experience consultancy Plan, will lay out a framework to help you identify some of the key changes and the continuities in the business landscape that lies ahead. 

Innovation After Corona
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Positioning your Agency | Jonathan Kirk
Thu, Apr 30 2020 09:30 - 10:30

The world as we’ve known it has changed, unrecognisably for many, and in many cases too, it will take a long time at best to arrive at a new normal, if ever in certain industry sectors.

 

Thu, Apr
30
Positioning your Agency | Jonathan Kirk
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How should I be preparing for life after Covid-19?
Thu, Apr 23 2020 11:30 - 12:30

This is the final webinar in our 3-part series of “Leading your business in a crisis”. Jeannette will focus on – How should I be preparing for life after Covid-19

Thu, Apr
23
How should I be preparing for life after Covid-19?
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Mastering the Client Relationship | Jonathan Kirk
Tue, Apr 21 2020 09:30 - 13:00

Arguably, the biggest variable between agencies lies not in levels of creativity but in the quality of their business relationships. Understanding what makes these relationships tick and how they can be strengthened is the key to client retention, development and commitment.

Tue, Apr
21
Mastering the Client Relationship | Jonathan Kirk
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Focus on the Figures - Optimising Financial Health for your Agency
Fri, Apr 17 2020 09:00 - 10:00
Join Peter Czapp, co-founder of The Wow Company and The Agency Collective, at 9am on Friday 17th April for a live webinar where he’ll be sharing tips to help you.
Fri, Apr
17
Focus on the Figures - Optimising Financial Health for your Agency
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Agency Development | Jonathan Kirk
Tue, Mar 03 2020 Full day

Back by demand, Jonathan Kirk will deliver a series of 3 half day workshops in February, March and April 2020,  including a 1:1 mentoring session.

 

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Tue, Mar
03
Agency Development | Jonathan Kirk

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September 29th, October 2nd, 6th 2020 12 -1.30 pm

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Brand Masterclass with Marty Neumeier
Mon, Oct 05 2020 16:00 - 17:00

Marty Neumeier is back by popular demand, delivering a virtual 5-day brand masterclass, delivered in half-day sessions and will deep dive into modern brand-building disciplines, definitions, and methods.

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Design Management Professional Diploma
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February 2021 9:00 – 17:00

An innovative learning and development response providing owner/managers with best practice business management skills to support sustainability and increase revenue in their business.

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Agency Development | Jonathan Kirk
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Jonathan Kirk, founder of Up to the Light, will deliver a series of 3 half day workshops in our next series including a 1:1 mentoring session.