How to go from Twitter to a book deal
Jul
28
7:00 pm19:00

How to go from Twitter to a book deal

  • Shoreditch House

Amber Tozer is the author of ‘Sober Stick Figure’ – the acclaimed memoir of overcoming alcohol addiction that’s as hilarious as it is honest. In this evening talk she’ll reveal how she turned a Twitter following of 60,000 into a publishing deal

Storytelling for business
Jul
31
6:00 pm18:00

Storytelling for business

  • General Assembly

Get your FREE ticket to our event at General Assembly, where we’ll be discussing the importance of storytelling in business with panellists including Pip Jamieson (founder, The Dots), Steve Strickland and Gary Wheeldon (co-founders, Talker Tailor Trouble Maker), Eddy Lawrence (journalist, editor and brand consultant) and Clever Boxer co-founder Simone Baird

Stakeholder management 101
Aug
3
6:15 pm18:15

Stakeholder management 101

  • General Assembly

In this workshop Simone Baird will give you the inside track on communicating new business ideas and changes to other important people: bosses, colleagues, finance departments, suppliers, investors and customers

 When good art turns bad
Aug
29
1:00 pm13:00

When good art turns bad

  • Shoreditch House

How can you predict bad taste, when someone's predilections are different to yours? Ossian Ward, author of 'Ways of Looking: How to Experience Contemporary Art' and Lisson Gallery's Head of Content, discusses when good art turns bad

Data visualisation 101 with JavaScript
Sep
6
6:15 pm18:15

Data visualisation 101 with JavaScript

  • General Assembly

Data has become the most important resource for every business, and so the ability to distill raw numbers into meaningful messages is coveted by employers and entrepreneurs alike. In this workshop you’ll learn to translate raw data into interactive visualisations
 


Data visualisation 101 with JavaScript
Jul
12
6:15 pm18:15

Data visualisation 101 with JavaScript

  • General Assembly

Data has become the most important resource for every business, and so the ability to distill raw numbers into meaningful messages is coveted by employers and entrepreneurs alike. In this workshop you’ll learn to translate raw data into interactive visualisations
 

How to make your writing pop
Apr
25
7:30 pm19:30

How to make your writing pop

  • The Collective

Eddy Lawrence has written for the Guardian, Time Out and ShortList, consults for brands on copywriting and storytelling, and this evening presents a capsule guide to the principles of powerful writing

How to be a digital entrepreneur
Mar
28
7:00 pm19:00

How to be a digital entrepreneur

  • The Collective

Melissa Andrada is the Chief Operations Officer at the VC-backed startup Learnerbly where she helps companies that include IDEO and ustwo find the best learning opportunities to accelerate the growth of their people

Making it in pop culture
Mar
22
1:00 pm13:00

Making it in pop culture

  • Shoreditch House

Kate Hutchinson – the Deputy Editor of the Guardian Guide, freelance writer and occasional DJ – will be discussing how to pick out trends, spot the up and comers, and make a career in pop culture

Content writing crash course and clinic
Mar
14
7:00 pm19:00

Content writing crash course and clinic

  • Electric House

Eddy Lawrence has written for the Guardian, Time Out and ShortList, consults for brands on copywriting and storytelling, and this evening presents a capsule guide to the principles of powerful writing

How to be a boss
Mar
9
1:00 pm13:00

How to be a boss

  • Shoreditch House

In this quick and extremely practical lunchtime talk, Clever Boxer co-founder Simone Baird shares her favourite tips, techniques and work processes picked up from some of the best (and a couple of the, ahem, worst) managers and leaders around

How to shoot down fake content
Feb
14
7:00 pm19:00

How to shoot down fake content

  • Shoreditch House

2016 was a year of lies – whether peddled by tabloids, painted on Brexit buses or pinged around on social media by the Alt-Right. Simone Baird and Alan Rutter talk techniques for calling bullshit

How to make killer content
Feb
13
7:00 pm19:00

How to make killer content

  • Soho House 76 Dean Street

Please note this is now an evening event: Join Roman Tagoe, Head of Content and Editorial for Deeze in the UK and Ireland, to lear how to produce content that truly engages your audience

Social media and retail
Feb
7
1:00 pm13:00

Social media and retail

  • Shoreditch House

Bethan Williams-James will explain the roles of SEO, Paid Social, Display and Affiliate channels – as well as how social media trends should affect your retail marketing strategy

Essentials of a business plan
Jan
26
1:00 pm13:00

Essentials of a business plan

  • Shoreditch House

In this lunchtime talk with Q&A, Simone Baird and Alan Rutter, co-founders of Clever Boxer, will bust the myths surrounding this vital part of entrepreneurship, drawing on the experience of some of the most successful entrepreneurs and investors

 

Content writing crash course and clinic
Jan
19
7:00 pm19:00

Content writing crash course and clinic

  • Shoreditch House

Eddy Lawrence has written for the Guardian, Time Out and ShortList, consults for brands on copywriting and storytelling, and this evening presents a capsule guide to the principles of powerful writing

Tech and work in 2017
Jan
16
1:00 pm13:00

Tech and work in 2017

  • Soho House 76 Dean Street

Chatbots? E-commerce personalisation? VR? AR? IoT? All very sparkly, but which one is actually going to affect your job in the year ahead? In this lunchtime talk at Soho House, journalist and technologist Alan Rutter picks out the key trends

Telling stories with data
Jan
12
1:00 pm13:00

Telling stories with data

  • Shoreditch House

In this lunchtime workshop, data visualisation specialist and Clever Boxer co-founder Alan Rutter will show you how to turn raw spreadsheet data into effective charts, infographics and other visualisations