How to deal with the realities of being freelance
May
8
1:00 PM13:00

How to deal with the realities of being freelance

Whether or not you buy into the so-called ‘gig economy’, the fact is that 1 in 5 Londoners are now self-employed (according to the Office of National Statistics). While there are plenty of benefits to being a lone wolf, there are challenges too: hustling for work, negotiating fees, chasing invoices, piles of admin, and the psychological toll of staying motivated and working in isolation. In this talk with Q&A we’ll cover the major problems encountered by freelancers, and how to deal with them.

Clever Boxer has a small guest list for each of our events. For a free ticket, please email guestlist@cleverboxer.com and tell us why you'd like to come along.

If you're interested in talks, workshops and training for your business, see what we can do here.

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How to manage people effectively
Apr
9
1:00 PM13:00

How to manage people effectively

So you’ve been promoted. Now you’ve got a team, KPIs and a sparkly new job title. You got the manual on what to do when managing direct reports and stakeholders, right? No? In this quick and extremely practical lunchtime talk, Clever Boxer co-founder Simone Baird shares the best tips, techniques and work processes for managing up, down and sideways picked up from some of the top (and a couple of the, ahem, worst) bosses around while still managing to do your day job.

Clever Boxer has a small guest list for each of our events. For a free ticket, please email guestlist@cleverboxer.com and tell us why you'd like to come along.

If you're interested in talks, workshops and training for your business, see what we can do here.

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Storytelling for business
Jul
31
6:00 PM18:00

Storytelling for business

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

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