Speaking Events

I am acknowledged as an engaging and entertaining speaker on the subject of LinkedIn, personal branding and lead generation.

From audiences of 10 to 10,000, I guarantee to inform and amuse and truly ‘Lift the Lid’ off LinkedIn.

If you’d like me to entertain and inform your audience about the benefits of LinkedIn and to add some real value, please get in touch.

Typical titles have been:

  • What’s the point of LinkedIn? What are the benefits of LinkedIn?
  • Lifting the lid off LinkedIn
  • The increasing importance of personal brand
  • How to use LinkedIn as a Lead Generation tool
  • What the Exec team need to know about business-to-business social media
  • The increasing importance of storytelling in your communication
  • The 3 things you need to know to make LinkedIn successful for you
  • The top ten tips for maximising your use of LinkedIn

Getting in touch

Fill in the form below if you’d like me to speak at your upcoming event.







    Past Events

    British Valve & Actuator Association

    24/03/2022 10:30 am

    Online

    How to prospect on LinkedIn I’m delighted to announce that I will be delivering a FREE 2-hour webinar on ‘How to prospect on LinkedIn’. It […]

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    Go Digital Live!

    23/09/2021 9:00 am

    Elland Road Stadium, Leeds

    If you fancy learning more about maximising digital technology to get new customers and sell more, then you won’t want to miss Go Digital Live! […]

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    BPIF 2021 Visual Media Conference

    21/09/2021 12:00 pm

    Online

    I’m honoured to be a speaker at the British Printing Industries Federation (BPIF’s) 2021 Visual Media Conference (VMC) – a 3-day virtual conference jam-packed with […]

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    Yorkshire’s Networking Event Skills Session

    21/07/2021 9:30 am

    Online

    I’m delighted to be informing attendees of Consult Yorkshire’s online networking event about what can be achieved by the improved use of LinkedIn by leading […]

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    3 Things to Generate Business on LinkedIn

    30/06/2021 2:30 pm

    Online

    Did you know that 75% of B2B buyers use social media to make a purchasing decision? (Source: LinkedIn) LinkedIn can be an incredibly powerful sales […]

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    Digital Knowledge Exchange Mentoring Day

    17/06/2021 9:00 am

    Online

    I’m thrilled to be taking part in the Digital Knowledge Exchange’s (DKE) Virtual Mentoring Day on Thursday 17th June as a mentor! Running from 9-4:30 […]

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    Are Social Media Platforms Working for You?

    08/06/2021 11:00 am

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    I’m delighted to return to the West and North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce and once again deliver an informative and lively session as part of […]

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    Relationship-Building LinkedIn PAPI Workshop

    26/05/2021 2:15 pm

    Online

    Do you need help using LinkedIn to build better relationships and gain more business? I’m looking forward to returning once again to Product and Process […]

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    Speaking at The Yorkshire Sales Sprint

    12/04/2021 8:00 am

    Online

    Looking for practical, easy to implement tips on how using LinkedIn effectively and strategically can really improve your B2B performance? Are you a Sales Professional, […]

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    On LinkedIn But Not Converting Customers?

    24/03/2021 2:00 pm

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    Has your new business development activity has taken a knock? With: No networking No meeting for a coffee No informal meetings No conferences No exhibitions […]

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    How to WIN on LinkedIn

    11/03/2021 11:00 pm

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    Got a LinkedIn account? Not sure how to use it? Or why? I’m delighted that my friend, Principal at Print Media Centr, Deborah Corn has […]

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    Entrepreneurs with DRIVE!

    05/03/2021 1:00 pm

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    This time my friends at SVH Inc. are delivering a holistic wellbeing experience for The NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator Program and I’m delighted to be speaking […]

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    Learning Lunch: Lifting the Lid Off LinkedIn

    25/02/2021 11:00 am

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    Did you know over 25 million people in the UK have a LinkedIn profile, but most of them don’t know why, or how to maximise […]

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    Maximising LinkedIn PAPI Workshop

    24/02/2021 3:00 pm

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    Do you need help using LinkedIn to build relationships and secure more business? I’m delighted to be returning to Product and Process Innovation (PAPI) on […]

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    Speaking at CWPA with DRIVE!

    19/02/2021 1:30 pm

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    The Canary Wharf PA Club (The CWPA) has partnered with my friends at SVH Inc. to bring you a free virtual away day experience in […]

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    How to Use LinkedIn Virtual Pub Session!

    28/01/2021 3:00 pm

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    Apparently due to popular demand(!) I’m glad to have been invited back to deliver an online ‘How to Use LinkedIn’zomm session on Thursday 28th January […]

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    Cambridgeshire Law Society Training

    24/11/2020 4:30 pm

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    Are you a legal professional who would love to know more about how to maximise your use of LinkedIn? Would you like to develop a […]

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    The Yorkshire Business Club Elevenses Networking

    23/10/2020 11:00 am

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    I’m swapping my usual online hanging spot of LinkedIn in favour of Facebook to share my top tips on how to create a great LinkedIn […]

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    PAPI’s Online Innovation Workshop

    08/10/2020 10:00 am

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    Do you need a helping hand using LinkedIn to build relationships and gain more business? Product and Process Innovation (PAPI) is generously running Online Innovation […]

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    Webinar: LinkedIn Training – Intermediate

    28/09/2020 10:00 am

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    Following on from the LinkedIn: An Introduction webinar I led for the Birmingham Insurance Institute on the 14th September, I’m looking forward to leading a […]

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    Webinar: LinkedIn – An Introduction

    14/09/2020 11:00 am

    Online

    I love introducing new audiences to LinkedIn or offering experienced LinkedIn users refresher sessions. That’s why I’m seizing the opportunity to deliver a LinkedIn – […]

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    Lifting the Lid Off LinkedIn Masterclass

    01/07/2020 5:00 pm

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    I’m delighted to be hosting a Masterclass on how to maximise LinkedIn to achieve your business goals for the Chartered Institute of Ergonomics and Human […]

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    Maximise LinkedIn to Achieve Business Goals

    14/05/2020 2:00 pm

    Online - Zoom Meeting

    Have you got a LinkedIn Profile but aren’t sure how to use it? The world has changed considerably for all of us during the past […]

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    Maximising Your Results on LinkedIn

    06/05/2020 3:00 pm

    Online

    Following my recent appearance on Print Media Centr’s Podcasts from the Pinterverse episode ‘Optimizing LinkedIn During Lockdown’ hosted by well-known Print Producer and long-time friend, […]

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    LinkedIn Q&A with Fleek Marketing

    29/04/2020 4:00 pm

    Coronavirus Yorkshire Business Support Group

    Now more than ever your next clients and customers are researching their next supplier or partner online. They’re looking for what YOU offer. Are you […]

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    Simply Networking Leeds Expo

    19/03/2020 2:00 pm

    Slug & Lettuce, 24-28 Boar Lane, Leeds, LS1 5DA

    Are you looking to power up your LinkedIn Profile for relationship building, job searching, recruiting, opportunity generating or content publishing? Don’t know where to start? […]

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    How to Establish Your Online Personal Brand

    06/02/2020 9:00 am

    Beales hotel, Comet Way, Hatfield, AL10 9NG

    It is clear that LinkedIn is the primary business-to-business connecting platform. Many insurance professionals have a LinkedIn account, but very few understand the benefits and […]

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    Being Brilliant Morning Conference

    04/02/2020 11:30 am

    Coventry University, Coventry. MLG006a/b, ML202-205

    As you enter the world of work, or progress on your journey, LinkedIn has become the standard location for you to establish your professional brand. […]

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    LinkedIn Learning Lunch, Leeds

    22/01/2020 12:00 pm

    Irwin Mitchell LLP, 2 Wellington Place, Leeds, LS1 4BZ

    I’m looking forward to returning to the West & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce to empower a whole new audience to maximise their use of […]

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    Power 2020: Lifting the Lift Off LinkedIn

    17/01/2020 10:30 am

    Hazlewood Castle, Paradise Lane, Leeds, Tadcaster, LS24 9NJ

    SVH inc, who host experimental team building events using mindfulness by providing half-day or full-day corporate retreats within Yorkshire, is hosting a half-day retreat for […]

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    West & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce

    16/12/2019 12:00 pm

    Devere House Vicar Lane, Little Germany, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD1 5AH

    Most of us have a LinkedIn profile, but how many of us truly get a benefit from it? That’s why I’m thrilled to be delivering […]

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    8 Things to Do on LinkedIn to Be Successful

    29/11/2019 11:30 am

    Village Hotel, North Leeds, 186 Otley Road, Headingly, Leeds LS16 5PR

    I’m excited to be giving a presentation titled “The 8 key things to do on LinkedIn to be successful – in 8 minutes!” at Yorkshire […]

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    Improve Your Profile & Generate Leads

    14/11/2019 6:00 pm

    Holiday Inn Lancaster, LA1 3RA

    You know your personal brand online is vitally important. You have a LinkedIn profile but are not seeing results from use of it. You also […]

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    8 Things to Do on LinkedIn to Be Successful

    14/11/2019 11:00 am

    Village Hotel, Leeds LS27 0TS

    I’m delighted to be delivering a presentation called “The 8 key things to do on LinkedIn to be successful – in 8 minutes!” at Yorkshire […]

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    FREE: Simply Networking Leeds Expo

    10/10/2019 10:00 am

    Slug & Lettace, 24-28 Boar Lane, Leeds, LS1 5DA

    Are you looking to power up your LinkedIn Profile for relationship building, job searching, recruiting or content publishing? Don’t know where to start? Then head […]

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    FREE: How to Power Up Your Profile for LinkedIn Job Search

    07/10/2019 10:00 am

    Cloth Hall Court, Leeds, LS1 2HA

    As I learned in a recent post on LinkedIn, and as we have heard of so widely in the news, a number of well-established brands […]

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    Leeds Female Hospitality Network

    19/09/2019 7:45 am

    Leeds

    Over 25 million people in the UK have a LinkedIn profile, but most of them don’t know why! I’m looking forward to delivering an engaging […]

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    In Business: In-Depth LinkedIn Workshop

    27/06/2019 9:45 am

    Dawsons House, Owlcotes Lane, Pudsey, LS28 6PY

    You’ve got your LinkedIn profile, but what do you do next to get those all-important calls or emails from potential clients? Following on from the […]

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    Lifting the Lid Off LinkedIn Event

    23/06/2019 9:15 am

    Pure Office Ltd, 2 Brabazon House, Turnberry Park Road, Leeds. LS27 7LE

    Got a LinkedIn profile? Not sure how to use it? In this lively morning’s Q&A session I’ll lift the lid off what can be achieved […]

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    2 Things You Need for Success

    19/06/2019 12:00 pm

    Devere House, Vicar Lane, Little Germany, Bradford, BD1 5AH

    Most people have a LinkedIn profile, but how many of them truly get a benefit from it? I’m delighted to be leading an interactive and […]

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    How to Improve Your LinkedIn Profile

    11/06/2019 12:30 pm

    The Carriageworks, 3 Millennium Square, Leeds, LS2 3AD

    You know your personal brand online is vitally important. You have a LinkedIn Profile but are not seeing results from use of it. You also […]

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    York & North Yorkshire Chamber

    10/04/2019 12:00 pm

    York Novotel, Fishergate, York, YO10 4FD

    Most people have a LinkedIn profile, but how many folks don’t get the point of it! I’m looking forward to being the guest speaker at […]

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    The Business Catalyst Club Lunch Leeds

    22/02/2019 12:00 pm

    Leeds

    By bringing together ambitious entrepreneurs, investors and SME decision makers through quarterly events in Leeds and Manchester, The Business Catalyst Club Lunch offers attendees the […]

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    The Business Catalyst Club Manchester

    14/02/2019 12:00 pm

    Manchester

    Once again, I’ll be speaking about the huge networking and business development opportunities LinkedIn can bring professionals of all industries when used correctly. This time […]

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    Future Networking and Digital Footprint

    17/01/2019 12:00 pm

    The Lost and Found, 3 Albion Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6JL

    Forget everything you think you know about networking! Shed all your stereotypes and preconceptions about these type of events. I’m delighted to be taking part […]

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    Brand Yorkshire’s Business Awards 2018

    05/12/2018 12:00 am

    The Village Hotel, Leeds North, 186 Otley Road, Headingley, Leeds, LS16 5PR

    Address: The Village Hotel, Leeds North, 186 Otley Road, Headingley, Leeds, LS16 5PR Date: Wednesday 5th December 2018 I’m proud to be sponsoring the Innovation […]

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    Helping Start-Ups Establish Their Brand

    30/11/2018 8:30 am

    University Business Centre, Piece Mill, 25-27 Horton Road, Halifax HX1 1QE

    Address: University Business Centre – Halifax, Piece Mill, 25-27 Horton Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 1QE Date: Friday 30th November 2018, 8:30 – 10:30 am […]

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    Overgate Hospice’s Corporate Relaunch

    13/11/2018 12:00 pm

    Bertie’s, 1 Brook Street, Elland, West Yorkshire, HX5 9AW

    Address: Bertie’s, 1 Brook Street, Elland, West Yorkshire, HX5 9AW Date: Tuesday 13th November 2018, 12 pm – 2:30 pm Overgate Hospice provides ongoing care […]

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    How to Have a Professional LinkedIn

    07/11/2018 9:00 am

    The Priory Rooms Meeting & Conference Centre, 40 Bull Street, Birmingham B4 6AF

    I will lead a session that promises to truly ‘Lift the lid off Linkedin’, illustrating what is possible using the business-to-business social media platform and […]

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    LinkedIn? – The Vapour Breakfast Club

    02/11/2018 8:00 am

    Vapour Media Ltd, Lowfields Close, Lowfields Business Park, Elland, Halifax HX5 9DX

    Address: Vapour Media Ltd, The Gateway, Lowfields Close, Lowfields Business Park, Elland, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX5 9DX Date: Friday 2nd November 2018, 8 – 10 […]

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    Leeds Expo & Networking October

    11/10/2018 10:00 am

    Grosvenor Casino Westgate Leeds, Wellington Bridge Street, Leeds, LS3 1LW

    Address: Grosvenor Casino Westgate Leeds, Wellington Bridge Street, Leeds, LS3 1LW Date: Thursday 11th October 2018, 10 am – 2 pm I will be networking amongst […]

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    How to Grow a Pipeline of Business

    09/10/2018 11:00 am

    Cloth Hall Court, Quebec Street, Leeds, LS1 2HA

    Address: Cloth Hall Court, Quebec Street, Leeds, LS1 2HA Date: Tuesday 9th October 2018, 11 – 11:45 am Do you need an ongoing pipeline of […]

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    DE Knowledge Go Digital – Live!

    08/10/2018 10:00 am

    Aspire, 2 Infirmary Street, Leeds, LS1 2JP

    Address: Aspire, 2 Infirmary Street, Leeds, LS1 2JP Date: Monday 8th October 2018, 10 am I’m looking forward to having a stand at Go Digital […]

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    UK Community Foundations

    30/10/2018 12:00 am

    Birmingham

    Address: Birmingham Date: Tuesday 30th October 2018 As a member of the Development Committee at Community Foundations for Calderdale, I’m thrilled to be speaking at […]

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    Sponsoring the Community Spirit

    27/09/2018 12:00 am

    The Venue, Branch Road, Barkisland, Halifax, HX4 0AD

    Address: The Venue Barkisland, Bowers Mill, Branch Road, Barkisland, Halifax, HX4 0AD Date: 27th September 2018 The Community Spirit Charity Awards are an annual event […]

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    LAW 2018 Leeds Networking Event

    18/09/2018 12:00 am

    The Principal Met Hotel, King Street, Leeds, LS1 2HQ

    Address: The Principal Met Hotel, King Street, Leeds, LS1 2HQ. Date: 18th & 19th September 2018. I will be networking for two days amongst legal professionals with […]

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    LinkedIn? Know What You’re Missing!

    12/09/2018 12:00 am

    Leeds Trinity University, Brownberrie Lane, Horsforth, LS18 5HD

    Address: Leeds Trinity University, Brownberrie Lane, Horsforth, LS18 5HD Date: Wednesday 12th September 2018 I will be running an interactive session as part of The […]

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    Bradford Exchange Knowledge Transfer

    26/06/2018 5:30 pm

    Arthur Francis Lecture Theatre, University of Bradford, Emm Lane Campus, BD9 4JL

    Address: Titus Salt Building, Arthur Francis Lecture Theatre, University of Bradford, Emm Lane Campus, Emm Lane, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD9 4JL Date: Monday 18th June 2018, […]

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    Revolution – Your Business Mantra?

    14/06/2018 7:00 pm

    Revolution Sheffield, Fitzwilliam Street, 1 & 2 Sheffield, S1 4JL

    Address: Revolution Sheffield, Fitzwilliam Street, 1 & 2 Sheffield, S1 4JL Date: Thursday 14th June 2018, 7 pm – 10 pm Revolution Mantra is the […]

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    Leeds Expo & Networking June

    07/06/2018 10:00 am

    Grosvenor Casino, Bridge Street, Leeds, LS3 1LW

    Address: Grosvenor Casino, Bridge Street, Leeds, LS3 1LW Date: Thursday 7th June 2018, 10 am – 2 pm I will be networking amongst business professionals with […]

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    Leeds Hotels & Venues Association

    06/06/2018 12:00 am

    Leeds, Sheffield and Wakefield

    Date: 6th June in Leeds, 4th July in Sheffield, 5th July in Wakefield I am delivering a short series of sessions for Leeds Hotels and Venues Association in […]

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    UKITS International Trade Services

    31/05/2018 12:00 am

    Cloth Hall Court, Quebec Street, Leeds, LS1 1HT Leeds

    Address: Cloth Hall Court, Quebec Street, Leeds, LS1 1HT Leeds Date: 31 May 2018 How to link up with business opportunities around the world – a unique one-day […]

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    Value Exchange at Buy Yorkshire

    15/05/2018 12:00 am

    First Direct Arena, Leeds

    Address: First Direct Arena, Leeds Date: 15 May 2018 I will be exhibiting at Buy Yorkshire in 2018. The Buy Yorkshire exhibition is well known for showcasing […]

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    Business Networking at the Vinery Centre

    08/05/2018 12:00 am

    The Vinery Centre, 20 Vinery Terrace, Leeds, LS9 9LU

    Learn more about this on the tour of The Vinery Centre during the breakfast session and discover what impact the charity has had in its […]

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    How to Use LinkedIn to Drive Growth

    13/02/2018 2:00 pm

    University of Bradford

    The aim of this workshop is to inspire and motivate you to take your use of LinkedIn to the next level, by sharing knowledge, experiences […]

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    VE at Leeds Business Week

    10/10/2017 11:00 am

    Aspire, 2 Infirmary Street, Leeds, LS1 2JP

    Address: Aspire, 2 Infirmary Street, Leeds, LS1 2JP Date: Tuesday 10th October 2017, 11:00 am – 11:45 am Come along to the next Leeds Business Week […]

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    Value Exchange at Brand Yorkshire

    05/10/2017 12:00 am

    Pavilions of Harrogate, Great Yorkshire Showground, HG2 8NZ

    The Brand Yorkshire conference brings together over 1500 of Yorkshire’s business people and decision-makers. I will be there to answer your LinkedIn queries and to […]

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    M3 Business Event RBS Manchester

    04/10/2017 4:00 pm

    RBS Manchester

    Address: RBS Manchester Date: Wednesday 4th October 2017, 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm I will be holding an interactive session with attendees to illustrate the importance […]

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    Value Exchange at Business Partners

    20/09/2017 11:30 am

    National Motor Cycle Museum

    Address: National Motor Cycle Museum Date: Wednesday 20th September 2017, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm I am a speaker on the subject of ‘How to maximise […]

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