Happy New Year from The Hive! If you are looking for networking and training opportunities we have plenty of dates for your diary to kick start 2018.
Dates for you diary
The Future of Online Marketing
Tuesday 23 January, 4 – 6pm
Join Neil Curtis, director at Net Visibility Web Marketing and find out about the latest trends for online marketing and the move towards mobile advertising. You will hear about the latest techniques and platforms available for marketers to help you keep abreast of the ever-changing demands of the online world. There will also be a showcase of relevant case studies that demonstrate excellent use of online and mobile marketing. Topics covered during this first part of the session will include SEO, paid search and online display advertising, mobile marketing, re-marketing, social media, online demographics and analytics.
Inspiring Entrepreneurs: Internet icons
Tuesday 6 February, 7 – 8.30pm
Live webinar streamed from the British Library.
If you are a small business owner with big online ambitions, or just starting out, take this opportunity to hear from a panel of internet icons including Ella Woodward, founder of Deliciously Ella – Aron Gelbard, co-founder of Bloom & Wild – Sarah Wood, co-founder and CEO of Unruly and Rupert Hunt, founder of SpareRoom – and find out how they have created some of the best-known global internet brands.
No booking needed – Streamed live from the British Library into The Hive, Oasis Room
Haines Watts Business Breakfast
Tuesday 27 February, 7.30 – 9.30am
Breakfast, networking and talk by Dave Morris, Zentona Group Limited – High Performance thinking: Reset your Stressed Brain. Are you looking for the holy grail of high performance and productivity whilst reducing stress and anxiety? In our ever-changing, fast-paced world, developing resilience as a leader and manager is increasingly challenging. This educational and thought-provoking talk will explore how High Performance Thinking can help you take greater control of what goes on inside your brain, how to press the reset button when you need to and how to begin to develop High Performance Habits.
Social Media in the Workplace: Lessons from Employment Law
Wednesday 21 March, 6 – 7.30pm
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube … the list grows and grows. What does the law say about an employee’s ability to use social media at work? Is social media use at work a basic human right or a dangerous luxury, liable to end in tears? Stephen Hurley (Solicitor, Senior Lecturer in Employment & Equality Law at University of Worcester School of Law) will suggest some lessons we can all learn from the caselaw. Note: The talk is for educational purposes only. It will not be legal advice.
Haines Watts Business Breakfast
Tuesday 24 April, 7.30 – 9.30am
Breakfast, networking and workshop with Chris Green – Character marketing to win buy-in to your business. ‘It’s time to stop selling and start to win buy-in’ says award winning author, broadcaster and media consultant Chris Green. In this early workshop Chris will emphasise the value of promoting character – values, vision, mission and, most of all, trust in order to win hearts and minds, and ultimately fresh business. Effective messaging and powerful PR can enable you to reach a media audience of millions and develop your own online community. Chris will urge you to inspire people by telling your business story to connect rather than merely communicate with your audience(s). So, go on, get buy-in…