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

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Making LinkedIn Work for You
October 2021

Don’t let LinkedIn let you down! Make sure your LinkedIn Profile is as impressive as your portfolio by attending this master webinar.

Making LinkedIn Work for You
Ethics in Design Innovation and Technology Read more
Ethics in Design, Innovation & Technology
23rd September, 2021

Designers – gain an understanding of the ethical implications of your work, taking responsibility for the things you create.

Ethics in Design, Innovation & Technology
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Intelligent Creativity: Owning & Monetising Assets & IP
September 14th, 2021

Discover the range of untapped value in your business, recognise what you give away and how managing IP can springboard growth.

Intelligent Creativity: Owning & Monetising Assets & IP
Data Viz With Valentina D'efilippo Read more
Data Visualisation with Valentina D'efilippo
September 7th & September 8th 2021

This online workshop provides an introduction to data visualisation’s potential as a storytelling medium as well as the principles behind the construction of effective and compelling visual displays of information.

Data Visualisation with Valentina D'efilippo
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Programme
Professional Diploma in UX Design
Register for September 2021

A unique 6-month programme for Designers and Creatives, combining online learning and live webinars to further develop business skills and build successful careers.

Professional Diploma in UX Design
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Get Hired!
Wednesday, 21st July 2021

Get the skills you need to secure your dream design job at our fully funded webinar series.

Get Hired!
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No, Not Like That. An Introduction to Lettering for Graphic Designers
Friday, 9th July 2021

Get to grips with lettering at this two-part workshop, led by Max Phillips of Signal Foundry.

No, Not Like That. An Introduction to Lettering for Graphic Designers
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Getting Hired in a Virtual World
Thursday, 1st July

This unique workshop series has been designed to help those looking for a new design role and covers all of the elements required to get there successfully.

Getting Hired in a Virtual World
June Agency Owners Forum Read more
June - Agency Owners Forum
Friday, 25th June 2021

The Agency Owners Forum is a members’ event and opportunity for agency owners to virtually meet and discuss the issues that matter most.

June - Agency Owners Forum
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No, Not Like That. An Introduction to Lettering for Graphic Designers
Friday, 18th June 2021

Get to grips with lettering at this two-part workshop, led by Max Phillips of Signal Foundry.

No, Not Like That. An Introduction to Lettering for Graphic Designers
Getting Hired In A Virtual World Read more
Getting Hired in a Virtual World
Monday, 14th June

This unique workshop series has been designed to help those looking for a new design role and covers all of the elements required to get there successfully.

Getting Hired in a Virtual World
Roisin Buckley Agency Owners Forum Read more
May - Agency Owners Forum
Friday, 28th May 2021

The Agency Owners Forum is a members event and opportunity for agency owners to virtually meet and discuss the issues that matter most.

May - Agency Owners Forum
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Sustainability Strategy Workshop
27th May 2021

In this workshop you will uncover the top-down considerations needed to define a Sustainable, Circular Design, or Zero Waste company plan.

Sustainability Strategy Workshop
The Green Deal Read more
The Green Deal Design Manifesto: A Designer's Guide
May 6th 2021
See how sustainable strategy, process and product experience can be implemented by designers to create a greener future.

The Green Deal Design Manifesto: A Designer's Guide
Agency Owners Forum Read more
Agency Owners Forum
Thursday, 29th April 2021

A members event and opportunity for agency owners to agency owners can gather together, set their own agenda and discuss the issues that are most pressing. 

Agency Owners Forum
Successful Tendering Read more
Successful Tendering
April 28th 2021
Learn how to manage tenders, with insights on how to evaluate tenders so you only bid on tenders you have the best chance of winning.

Successful Tendering
Visual Design Cert Read more
Professional Certificate in Visual Design
April 13th 2021

Are your digital design skills holding you back? Master the key concepts and techniques of user interface design.

Professional Certificate in Visual Design
Setting You Up For Success Read more
Setting You Up For Success
March 31st 2021

Join Chris Merrington for a set of three workshops tackling key areas such as charging what you’re worth, and see the changes you can make.

Setting You Up For Success
Data Vis Valentina Read more
Data Visualisation with Valentina D'efilippo
March 23rd & March 24th 2021

This online seminar provides an introduction to data visualisation’s potential as a storytelling medium as well as the principles behind the construction of effective and compelling visual displays of information.

Data Visualisation with Valentina D'efilippo
Converting and Closing Opps Read more
Event
Converting and Closing Opportunities in a Virtual World
Wednesday, 17th February 2021

How can you continue to drive and convert new business while operating in a virtual environment due to the Covid-19 pandemic? In this exclusive, interactive 90-minute event, Derek Howard,  CEO of ‘The Customer’, will share his insights and best practice ideas.

Converting and Closing Opportunities in a Virtual World
Service Info Session Read more
Service Design Programme Information Seminar
February 11th 2021

Course Trainers, Marc Stickdorn and Gerry Scullion , will join us for an information session to give background and context to our newest programme, the Service Design Diploma, and answer questions on the course content, as well as sharing insights on how it can transform your career or business.

Service Design Programme Information Seminar
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How to Frame your Strategic Offer
Tuesday, 9th February 2021

Learn how to more effectively package and articulate your strategic offer in this two-part webinar with Jonathan Kirk.

How to Frame your Strategic Offer
Designs On Growth Info Session Read more
Designs on Growth - Information Seminar
January 27th 2021

Join past participants as well as the course trainer of the Designs on Growth programme to hear how it is impacting their careers and businesses, and learn how they managed their study with work.

Designs on Growth - Information Seminar
Agency Owners Forum January 2021 Read more
Agency Owners Forum - January 2021
January 21st 2021

A monthly forum held by a series of hosts, this is a space for agency owners to connect, share ideas and discuss the matters that are most pressing, particularly in the current climate.

Agency Owners Forum - January 2021
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What Clients Think 2021
January 19th 2021

How has Covid impacted upon client/agency relationships and what do clients think will be the lasting effects?

Join us for a breakfast seminar on January 19th , for the launch of the 2020 ‘What Clients Think’ report.

What Clients Think 2021
Leading Change Christopher Ireland Read more
Event
Leading Change in Times of Disruption
Wed, Nov 18 2020 16:00 - 18:00

In this two-part online workshop incorporating discussions, breakout exercises and “hands on” assignments, we’ll learn how to apply design thinking techniques to lead or manage change during challenging times.

Wed, Nov
18
Leading Change in Times of Disruption
Agency Owners Forum Read more
Agency Owners Forum - Monthy Series
Fri, Nov 13 2020 13:00 - 14:00

The Agency Owners Forum is an opportunity for members and agency owners to connect, set their own agenda and discuss the issues that matter most. 

Fri, Nov
13
Agency Owners Forum - Monthy Series
DLC 2020 Read more
Design Leaders Conference 2020
Thu, Oct 22 2020 08:30 - 18:00

Design Leaders Conference is a half-day virtual symposium with a series of international speakers in the morning, with live Q&A’s and breakout sessions followed by workshops and live panels in the afternoon.

Thu, Oct
22
Design Leaders Conference 2020
Level C Brand Masterclass Read more
Workshop
Brand Masterclass with Marty Neumeier
Mon, Oct 05 2020 16:00 - 19:00

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.

Mon, Oct
05
Brand Masterclass with Marty Neumeier
getting hired in a virtual world Read more
Event Workshop
Getting hired in a virtual world
September 29th, October 2nd, 6th 2020 12 -1.30 pm

 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
Thierry Brunfaut Read more
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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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Programme
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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Event Workshop
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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Event Workshop
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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Event Workshop
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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Event Workshop
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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Event Workshop
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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Event Workshop
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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Workshop
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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Event
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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