Recent speakers

Mike Kemball – Raise sales performance to a consistently higher level

24 November 2017

I’m delighted that Mike Kemball will be speaking to us about ‘Raising Sales Performance’.  No matter what your business, the ability to bring in a steady flow of new customers and profitable revenue is crucial. Many people have only one or two ways of winning new business, which is often anything but steady. Every owner, [...]

Anna Wilkinson and Nick Bridgen – GDPR

27 October 2017 1:45 pm to 4:00 pm

Anna Wilkinson of 1Stop Insurance & Nick Bridgen of Harlequin CDIS will give a session on GDPR, one of the most important topics which all of us must be aware of and address in our own business environment.  Also being more knowledgeable means the advice which we can give to our clients becomes far more [...]

Tanya Daye: A VA enables you to Tackle the tasks that really matter!

28 July 2017

Tanya Daye is a VA, a virtual assistant. She is Director of Clear View Administration, a VA business that remotely delivers concierge services, business support as well as marketing and property management. This enables her clients to have the time and space to tackle the tasks that really matter to them. Tanya will tell us about [...]

Ashleigh Auld – Marketing: Get Effective Leads

30 June 2017 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Ashleigh works with SMEs helping them get in front of the right people and hit their key objectives with the correct strategy and resource.  Marketing is vital to help any brand grow - especially small businesses. There are a list of never ending channels in order to leverage your business. These include revitalising your branding, conveying [...]

Leslie Asante Ntoni – Invigorate your business using LinkedIn

26 May 2017 1:45 pm to 4:00 pm

We will have a talk on LinkedIn.  This has been in the forefront of many people's minds in the last month or so, particularly as there have been so many changes, so I'm delighted that Leslie Asante Ntoni will be able to give an update on what's happening as well as some tips. Leslie has over [...]

Rupa Datta – ‘Because we’re all portfolio now…..The 2017 story’

28 April 2017

Rupa ‘fell’ into recruitment at the start of her career and in the years that followed realised that there had to be a better way to connect those with a skill or talent with those that wanted such skills and talent. During this time the face of the UK workforce changed enormously with many people [...]

James Bulman – “I just called to say…”

31 March 2017 1:45 pm to 4:00 pm

James Bulman from Cracking IT will be our speaker.  As a telecoms guy, his topic will be "I just called to say..." After a stint in the Royal Navy and the insurance industry, James spent the last twenty plus years in Voice and Data.  He will give a brief talk, taking us through the changes which [...]

Eric Golding – Taking Career and Business Opportunities

24 February 2017 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Eric is an experienced Chartered Accountant, who was a partner in a firm of Chartered Accountants in Central London for 24 years.  Subsequently he joined a client in a new business in FMCG for whom he had raised a significant amount of venture capital. When that business was sold he started his own financial consultancy and [...]

Ben Lange – Transforming your Business with Software

27 January 2017

Ben is the Business development Manager of Computer Conquest, a software engineering company.  He will be talking about how software has become the ultimate tool that has changed business forever.  Ben’s talk will educate, and stimulate ideas for innovation.  He will help you think about and explore new ideas to gain a competitive edge, and [...]

Alice Driver – Theatre Transforming Lives

25 November 2016

Alice Driver, a West End theatre producer will tell us how a meeting with an injured soldier led to the creation of a new play that subsequently helped 300 service personel and veterans in their rehabilitation process. Alice says that even though she took on commercial roles at the start of her career, she was always [...]