Events run by C&W Chamber Members
Welcome to our Member's Events page. Here you can see a list of upcoming events which our Members are running, providing you with the opportunity to extend your networking reach and build your contacts.
We are happy to promote any events that our Members are holding via our website and social media platforms. Members can submit their events now, via their Member Profile page. To access this area you must login here. This is a free member only service. Not a member? Get in touch with our Membership Team or Join Today.
Achieving better project outcomes
Online Webinar, via Zoom, Hosted by Sixcessful Projects and Insights Ltd,
Date: 02 October 2020 - 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
A unique workshop.
Frustrated by poor project delivery?
Want to find ways to positively influence your teams, enable better performance and deliver successful projects.
This workshop can help you. I have been in your position - many years of managing teams, delivering complex projects, working ever longer hours, missing more deadlines, becoming more frustrated, fighting the systems to get stuff done.
Until I discovered how behavioural insights can help
I will share how to simplify complex situations, understand human biases and achieve successful project outcomes using an effective 6 step processRead more
Michael Heppell Keynote: How to be Brilliant
Online Event, hosted by ActionCoach, Warwick,
Date: 05 October 2020 - 3pm - 4pm
Sometimes being just ‘good’ just isn’t good enough. Sometimes you need to be brilliant.
Michael Heppell has been described as ‘one of the top 3 professional speakers in the world’. His goal is to positively influence everyone he meets.
During this keynote speech, Michael will connect with individuals and organisations who are dissatisfied with being good and have a desire to be brilliant.
He will show you how to change the way you think and behave so that you can embrace every day, every experience and every opportunity with positivity, energy, enthusiasm and inspiration. He will also be available to answer your questions live at the end of his keynote.
Ticket to the event Cost: £15 + VAT and include:
- A copy of Michaels international best selling book ‘How to be Brilliant’
- A free business coaching session with business growth specialist Kevin Riley.
Click on the 'Read More' button below for full details of the event and to book your place.Read more
Back to work - managing employee attendance
Digital Event, delivered by ACAS, via Zoom,
Date: 06 October 2020 - 10am - 1pm
As many businesses start to bring their employees back into the workplace, its understandable that some employees may feel apprehensive about their return.
This 3hr digital event uses an interactive storyboard approach, taking you on the fictional journey of Packaging Solutions Ltd.’s return to the workplace after the peak of the coronavirus pandemic.
Focusing on the most frequent COVID-19 related attendance concerns, it will provide you with the skills and knowledge to allow you to confidently bring your employees back into the workplace.
The coronavirus pandemic has presented many challenges for businesses and these continue as employees start to return to the workplace following time working from home or on furlough.
If a return to work is handled correctly, it can help maintain good working relationships where employees remain dedicated to the success of your business.
Getting it wrong may lead to a breakdown in relationships, an increase in grievances and depending on the circumstances, could even result in tribunal claims.
This event will help you identify the key issues your employees might be facing as they return to the workplace. It will help you understand your responsibilities as an employer and provide you with practical skills so that you can address any issues with confidence.
Delivered to you via Zoom, you will have the opportunity to interact with our knowledgeable trainers and explore some of the challenges your business may be facing.
All delegates will receive an electronic certificate of attendance for their participation in the training.Read more
Coventry's urban Very Light Rail project - a solution for Coventry
Online Event, Hosted by, Coventry & Warwickshire Green Business Programme,
Date: 06 October 2020 - 12.30pm-1.30pm
The Transport Team at Coventry City Council are running the third in their series of interactive webinars alongside the Green Business Programme, providing insight into the success the City is having in putting sustainable transport infrastructure in place.
De-carbonising transport and improving air quality are major issues for expanding cities, which are being compounded by unanticipated challenges arising as a result of Covid-19.
Providing a safe, sustainable and attractive public transport service is key to achieving these aims, which is why Coventry is developing a lightweight and battery-operated urban passenger transport solution designed to make a rail-based system affordable for smaller towns and cities.
This upcoming webinar will be providing insight into the very light rail (VLR) transit system development, the first of its kind in the UK. The VLR system will include lightweight, self-propelled vehicles, which will provide the city with an environment-friendly and economic public transport option.
To guide you through Coventry's Very Light Rail project, this webinar will bring businesses up-to-speed on the city's aspiration to have an operational first route in place in 2025.
By attending this webinar you will learn:
- What urban VLR is
- How the R&D has progressed
- How Coventry plans to ensure urban VLR is suitable for a post-pandemic world
Find out more and register via the 'Read more' button below.Read more
Essential skills for line managers
Delivered digitally, via Zoom, by ACAS,
Date: 07 October 2020 - 9:30am - 4pm
Gain a comprehensive overview of essential managerial ‘people’ skills. This training includes interactive group discussions, helpful scenarios and case studies.Business need:
The transition from team member to team leader can be tough. It is therefore important that line managers receive the support and training that they need. Failure to ensure that they have the proper skills and knowledge to carry out their pivotal role can have a negative effect on the motivation and productivity of those whom they manage.
This session will enable you to be an effective manager, and enables you to understand how your role fits into the organisation and the importance of communicating with, leading and motivating your team. It also explores the importance of monitoring absence, how to identify bullying in the workplace and managing discipline and grievances.
Newly promoted line managers or those who wish to build on their present expertise in any of the subject areas covered.