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Wednesday 17th May

Thursday 18th May


11.00 - 11.30

Richard Hanscott

Keep your business ahead of the competition in this ever-changing digital world

Richard shares insight into the changing digital marketplace and the key ways businesses can stay ahead of their competition. This engaging presentation delivers real-life examples of shifting online consumer behaviour, to highlight the increasing importance of digital marketing for businesses. Richard also draws on his experience in leading Yell’s transformation to become one of the largest digital marketing services providers and the biggest reseller of Google AdWords in the UK.


11.45 - 12.15

John Carr

Mobile, Visual, Personal: Future Proofing Your Business With Facebook

In this seminar, John Carr will explain the best ways to get your business to thrive on both Facebook and Instagram. Drawing on his own experience, hell explain how important it is to tailor your digital content to your target audience, while also looking at case studies of user interaction and the changing way people consume media.


12.30 - 13.00

Gori Yahaya

How to Reach New Customers and Accelerate your Online Presence

In this hands-on seminar you will learn how to understand your customer behaviour online and make your business more visible through the power of search optimisation, local listings and search engine marketing.


13.15 - 13.45

Linzi Boyd

Building brands to shift industries - today, tomorrow and the future

Linzi Boyd is an International speaker, award-winning Author, and Founder of the BoB Group and M-idas. By age 24 she had set up and sold two businesses - her second company, which had seven global distribution channels, was sold to Caterpillar.


14.00 - 14.30

Joseph Valente

My Success Philosophy: Create, Maintain & Grow

Joseph''s philosophy in life and business is to create, maintain and continue to grow. He has used this 3 step philosophy since he was 15 and it has proven very successful for him. He will talk about his journey to becoming Lord Sugar’s business partner using examples of where his 3 stage philosophy has helped him get where he is today, comparing this against life and business lessons.


14.45 - 15.15

Warren Cass

Increase Your Influence in a Relationship Economy

It’s not what you know…. It’s who you know, and how well they know & trust you. Successful people seem totally magnetic, attracting people & brands to them. They ooze credibility and manage perceptions. In this talk Warren shares why it is important to have a strategy when it comes to your influence & raising your profile. He will share with you several key strategies for building reputation and creating impact.


15.30 - 16.00

Warren Knight

How to Design a Social Media Plan for Success

This keynote presentation will take you through the 4 simple steps to help you define your business online, understand the 4 types of your digital audience, create shareable content that builds a community and drive sales and how to structure your social media into a 7-day plan for success, with an actionable checklist to help you stay consistent with your brand message.


16.15 - 16.45

Nigel Botterill

18 Secrets that Super Successful Business Owners Know and Do… …that most business owners either don''t know or don''t do!!

In this high energy, fast paced, and engaging seminar, one of the UK''s top entrepreneurs, and founder of Entrepreneurs Circle, Nigel Botterill, will share with you ''18 Secrets that Super-Successful Business Owners Know & Do...that most Business Owners either Don''t Know or Don''t Do''. His refreshingly blunt analysis and straight-talking style makes this seminar a session that you simply won''t want to miss - whatever business or sector you are in - it will help you loads. You won''t just get great ideas but also tips and guidance that makes implementation easy.