Recent speakers

Peter Swead – How can SMEs improve the effectiveness of their digital marketing?

28 September 2018 1:45 pm to 4:00 pm

Peter Swead is the speaker at the next CDN on Friday 28th September. This talk is designed for directors of SMEs and micro-businesses targeting primarily B2B markets. It’s ideal for companies wishing to improve the effectiveness of their marketing. Peter will explain how you can: Use his simple three-step approach to assess your current activities. You’ll learn where [...]

Cliff Findlay – How your personal life goals dictate your business strategy

27 July 2018

  Our next CDN will be on Friday 27th July when Cliff Findlay will be our speaker. Often business owners, consultants and one man/woman businesses suffer from a lack of direction. This leads to over work, chaotic sales and feast and famine business growth. In this talk Cliff Findlay will show that with a structured understanding of [...]

Jay Blake – Networking’s not all Breakfasts and Business Cards, Relationships are key.

27 April 2018 1:45 pm to 4:00 pm

Our next CDN will be on Friday 27th April when Jay Blake will be our speaker.  As ‘The Brand Ambassador’, Jay Blake spends his life networking. In this talk he will share his passion for relationships being at the heart of business and his approach to networking as a means of starting deep and meaningful [...]

Jason Cobine – The Insurance backed solution to GDPR

23 March 2018

Our next CDN will be on Thursday 29th March:  Following up from the cyber-attack last year on the NHS and many other organisations, companies put a real focus on their cyber security. As we all deal with data (and its protection) on a daily basis and our clients might have already addressed extra security measures [...]

Nigel Davey – You Only need One’

23 February 2018

Nigel Davey’s talk will be ‘You Only need One’.  Nigel will tell us that you just need to identify one person who can transform your marketing performance and your sales. He will go through what he means by this – it’s all to do with getting an Ideal Client.  This is the person who your marketing operations [...]

Rachel McGuiness – How to have a better experience in bed!

26 January 2018 1:45 pm to 4:00 pm

Rachel McGuinness will talk about “How to have a better experience in bed”.  It’s about sleep… Rachel is the ‘Go to sleep expert’ who helps busy people, typically executives, professionals and entrepreneurs wave goodbye to insomnia and sleep issues. Her company, Wake Up With Zest, is all about helping her clients get a good night’s sleep [...]

Kevin McNulty – Iconic Images from Space

15 December 2017

We will have a December CDN this year.  Come along on the 15th to hear (and see) something a little different.  Kevin McNulty will show us the most iconic images which have been taken in and from Space - from The Hubble Deep Field to Saturn and the Moons, Titan and Enceladus. It will be a [...]

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 [...]