Online Festival Programme 

Free Books to all delegates

by Christine Michaelis

Live events online from 20th to 30th September.

Access to recordings from the 3rd September plus the whole online programme until 14th October.

Tuesday
20th September

Wednesday
21st September

Thursday
22nd September

Friday
23rd September

Monday 19th is  a UK Holiday for Queen Elizabeth’s funeral.

Festival Launch

Karen Anderson
9am BST

 

Reflective Practice Reading List

shared by Roxanne Persaud

FREE BOOK
The Public Speaking Formula

by Christine Michaelis

Tools and techniques for Reflective Practice

Roxanne Persaud
10am BST

 

Strengths based Resilience

Karen Anderson
 12noon BST

Surgery

Impact with
Heidi Fisher
1pm & 1:30pm
(25 min slots)

How do you know your fabrics have been produced kindly

Jo Salter
2pm BST

Surgery

Sustainable International Growth with Christine Esson
9am onwards
(25 min slots)

Build your No Code MVP

Lenny Leeman
10am BST

Online conversations

1pm BST

Entrepreneur Story:
Scottish Business Network

Christine Esson, Russell Dalgleish and Karen Anderson
2pm BST

Surgery

Sustainable International Growth with Christine Esson
2pm onwards
(25 min slots)

Developing your Theory of Change

1 hr challenge

Heidi Fisher
2pm BST

Your Authentic Leadership style

through Strengths

Karen Anderson
12noon BST

Surgery

HR with
Charlotte Johns
12noon BST onwards
(25 min slots)

Surgery

HR with
Charlotte Johns
3pm BST onwards
(25 min slots)

Surgery

Governance with
Karen Anderson
2:30pm onwards
(25 min slots)

Understanding what kind of finance you need and how to get it

Amy Denro &
Ruth Anslow
10:30am BST

Surgery

Governance with
Karen Anderson
2:30pm onwards
(25 min slots)

Novel ways to get feedback

Roxanne Persaud
3pm BST

Churchill Fellowship Discussion

 Karen Anderson
CF 2018
4pm BST

Monday
26th September

Tuesday
27th September

Wednesday
28th September

Thursday
29th September

Friday
30th September

Build your Board Challenge launches

Karen Anderson
TIME: 9am BST

Online conversations

10am BST

Maximise your board’s collective intelligence

Servane Mouazan
11:30am BST

Strengths PopUps
Part I

Karen Anderson
12 noon BST

Live Coaching
The joy of strengths

Karen Anderson & Roxanne Persaud
2pm BST

How to Write a Business Book

Christine Michaelis
3pm BST
2hrs

Build your Board Challenge
Discussion & Review Day 1

Karen Anderson
TIME: 5:30pm BST
(1 hour)

Build your Board Challenge  Day 2

Karen Anderson
TIME: 9am BST

Decolonising  Social Enterpreneur-ship

Roxanne Persaud
10am BST

Strengths PopUps
Part II

Karen Anderson
12 noon BST

Surgery

Sustainable International Growth with Christine Esson
2pm onwards
(25 min slots)

Build your Board Challenge
Discussion & Review Day 2

Karen Anderson
TIME: 5:30pm BST
(1 hour)

Build your Board Challenge  Day 3

Karen Anderson
TIME: 9am BST

Why finding and building your tribe is important

Ruth Anslow &
Sara Sophie Osterholzer
 10:30am BST

Online conversations

Good Business Club hosting
12pm BST

Strengths PopUps
Part III

Karen Anderson
12 noon BST

Build your Board Challenge
Discussion & Review Day 3

Karen Anderson
TIME: 5:30pm BST
(1 hour)

Entrepreneurs Story:
It is hard

Zubair Junjunia, Kim Griffin, Sam Skrivere & Madeline Petrow

TIME: 7pm BST
(1.5 hours)

Build your Board Challenge  Day 4

Karen Anderson
TIME: 9am BST

Why flowers matter?

Anna Taylor
9:30am BST

Strengths PopUps
Part IV

Karen Anderson
12 noon BST

Impact Measurement

Laura Rana
1pm BST

Climate Change – what can you do?

Wendy Freeman
3pm BST

UnLtd Growth Impact Fund

Rhea Fofana and Tanya Aritao
4pm BST

Build your Board Challenge
Discussion & Review Day 4

Karen Anderson
TIME: 5:30pm BST
(1 hour)

Build your Board Challenge  Day 5

Karen Anderson
TIME: 9am BST

Online conversations

9:30am BST

Entrepreneur Story:
£1M seed round

Dr Chen Mao Davies
2pm BST

Strengths PopUps
Part V

Karen Anderson
12 noon BST

Build your Board Challenge
Discussion & Review Day 5

Karen Anderson
TIME: 5:30pm BST
(1 hour)

Week 3: 2nd to 8th October

Content available to watch and listen to and use the resources.

Week: 4 9th to 14th October

Content available to watch and listen to and use the resources.

Online Festival Programme 

Free Books to all delegates

by Christine Michaelis

Live events online from 20th to 30th September.
Access to recordings from the 3rd September plus the whole online programme until 14th October.

Week 1

Starting on 20th due to bank holiday on 19th September for Queen Elizabeth’s funeral.

Tue 20th : 9am : Festival Launch

A short introduction to the next 24 days of  content and how the Online Festival works.

Tue 20th : 9am : Free Book of the week

Christine Michaelis has given all participants a free copy of her book “The Public Speaking Formula“.

Tue 20th : 9am : Reflective Practice Reading List

Shared by Roxanne Persaud

Tue 20th : 10am : Productivity tools and tips for reflective practice

Roxanne Persaud and Emerald Mosley discuss some useful tools for reflective practice, including the value of a critical friend.

Tue 20th : 12pm : Strengths based Resilience

This workshop will unpack how the Gallup CliftonStrengths® approach to development supports us to build our Resilience. We will work across the full 34 strengths and provide ideas for everyone on how to manage their Resilience.

With Karen Anderson

Tue 20th : 1pm : Impact Surgeries

Book your Impact Surgery with Heidi Fisher here.

Tue 20th : 2pm: How do you know your fabric is produced kindly?

Workshop witth Jo Salter on transparency and the fabric supply chain.

Wed 21st : Sustainable International Growth Surgeries

Book your Surgery with Christine Esson here.

Wed 21st : 10am : Building a no code MVP

Building tech is difficult, scary and expensive. Learn how to easily prototype and validate your MVP without needing to hire external developers.

With Lenny Leeman

Wed 21st : 1pm : Online conversations

Informal online networking

Wed 21st : 2pm : Developing your Theory of Change

Struggling to create your Theory of Change or no idea what a Theory of Change is? Join this challenge and spend one hour developing your Theory of Change. With step-by-step guidance and lots of examples to support you, spend an hour bringing your impact to life.

With Heidi Fisher

Wed 21st : 2pm : Entrepreneur story - Scottish Business Network

Christine Esson and Russell Dalgleish will discuss the startup and growth of Scottish Business Network with Karen Anderson.

Thu 22nd : 12pm : HR Surgeries

Book your HR Surgery with Charlotte Johns here.

Thu 22nd: 12pm : Your authentic leadership style based on strengths

There are not many versions of Leadership for us to learn from in the world today. We are often encouraged to find our own leadership style, of course an authentic leader is so much more effective than copying someone else’s style.

This workshop will highlight how the strengths based approach allows one to find their own Leadership style plus gives hints for how to motivate others.

With Karen Anderson

Thu 22nd :3pm : HR Surgeries

Book your HR Surgery with Charlotte Johns here.

Fri 23rd : 10:30am : Understanding what kind of finance you need and how to get it

Workshop with Amy Denro and Ruth Anslow.

Fri 23rd : 3pm : Novel ways to get feedback

Julia Hilliard and Roxanne Persaud are using reflective practice to consider new ways of working with each other and others

Fri 23rd : 4pm: Churchill Fellowship Discussion

Karen Anderson is a 2018 Churchill Fellow and she will share some insights into applying for and completing the report.

Week 2

Running Monday to Friday.

Mon 26th : Free book of the week from Christine Michaelis

Christine has given all delegates a copy of her book “The StartUp Formula“.

Mon 26th : 9am : Build your Board Challenge launches

Karen Anderson will share the resources and task for the day in the 5 day Build your Board Challenge.

Mon 26th : 11:30pm : Maximise your board's collective intelligence

With Servane Mouazan

Mon 26th : 12pm : Strengths PopUps I

This series of workshops will review all 34 strengths but clustered around the motivational source from the Thinking, Relationship Building, Influencing and Executing domains.

With Karen Anderson.

Mon 26th : 2pm : Live Coaching

Karen Anderson and Roxanne Persaud will do a live strengths coaching session.

Mon 26th : 3pm : How to Write a Business Book

In the past 5 years Christine Michaelis has published 16 books to support start-ups and small businesses. In this masterclass she will share with you the step by step process of writing a business book and even get you started on it right away.

Ideally you come with an idea of a book that you want to write so you can get started during the class. But even if you just want to explore if writing a book is for you, then make sure you join.

Mon 26th : 5:30pm : Build your Board discussion and review

Karen Anderson will have a discussion about the tools and resources for the day.

Tue 27th : 9am : Build your Board Day 2

Karen Anderson will share the resources and task for the day in the 5 day Build your Board Challenge.

Tue 27th : 10am : Decolonising Social Entrepreneurship

Discussion with Roxanne Persaud and a panel of social entrepreneurs.

Tue 27th :12pm : Strengths PopUps II

This series of workshops will review all 34 strengths but clustered around the motivational source from the Thinking, Relationship Building, Influencing and Executing domains.

With Karen Anderson.

Tue 27th : 2pm : Sustainable International Growth Surgeries

Book your Surgery with Christine Esson here.

Tue 27th : 5:30pm : Build your Board discussion and review

Karen Anderson will have a discussion about the tools and resources for the day.

Wed 28th : 9am : Build your Board Day 3

Karen Anderson will share the resources and task for the day in the 5 day Build your Board Challenge.

Wed 28th : 10:30am : Why finding and building your tribe is crucial for building your business

Ruth Anslow and Sara Osterholzer will discuss finding and building your tribe.

Wed 28th : 12pm : Strengths PopUps III

This series of workshops will review all 34 strengths but clustered around the motivational source from the Thinking, Relationship Building, Influencing and Executing domains.

With Karen Anderson.

Wed 28th : 5:30pm : Build your Board discussion and review

Karen Anderson will have a discussion about the tools and resources for the day.

Wed 28th : 7pm : Entrepreneurs' Stories: It is hard

Zubair Junjunia, Madeline Petrow, Kim Griffin and Sam Skrivere discuss the challenges of building a business where you protect the impact alongside building profits.

Thu 29th : 9am : Build your Board Day 4

Karen Anderson will share the resources and task for the day in the 5 day Build your Board Challenge.

Thu 29th : 9:30am : Why flowers matter

A webinar from Anna at Anna’s Flower Farm – why you should be asking where your cut flowers come from; sharing how naturally grown local flowers are so good for the planet and people.  Anna is launching her manifesto for the new standard for cut flowers, making it easier for you to find them.

Thu 29th : 12pm : Strengths PopUps IV

This series of workshops will review all 34 strengths but clustered around the motivational source from the Thinking, Relationship Building, Influencing and Executing domains.

With Karen Anderson.

Thu 29th : 1pm : Impact Measurement

Laura Rana’s session will focus on Impact Measurement, through a case study of her own social enterprise, Khushi Kantha (Happy Blanket) Community Interest Company, which has recently been shortlisted for impact measurement awards by PWC and Social Enterprise UK. 

Thu 29th : 3pm : Climate Change - what can you do?

So it was 40ºC this summer in London. Climate is changing – what are some of the kinder choices I can make, personally and professionally, to mitigate and adapt to our predicament?
– how we can each do the least damage, what is the latest thinking.

With Wendy Freeman

Thu 29th : 4pm : UnLtd Growth Impact Fund

Rhea and Tanya work at UnLtd on the Growth Impact Fund. This is a social investment fund.

It offers businesses investment and support entrepreneurs to grow their impact and sales. The fund also provides support to organisations with diverse representation at board and leadership level.

Thu 29th : 5:30pm : Build your Board discussion and review

Karen Anderson will have a discussion about the tools and resources for the day.

Fri 30th : 9am : Build your Board Day 5

Karen Anderson will share the resources and task for the day in the 5 day Build your Board Challenge.

Fri 30th : 11am : Entrepreneur stories: £1M seed round

Dr Chen Mao Davies discusses her social entrepreneur journey with LatchAid.

Fri 30th : 12pm : Strengths PopUps V

This series of workshops will review all 34 strengths but clustered around the motivational source from the Thinking, Relationship Building, Influencing and Executing domains.

With Karen Anderson

Fri 30th : 5:30pm : Build your Board discussion and review

Karen Anderson will have a discussion about the tools and resources for the day.

Week 3 2nd to 8th October

Content available to watch and listen to and use the resources.

Week 4 9th to 14th October

Content available to watch and listen to and use the resources.