Events

Webinar - A practical guide to offering qualifications and gaining Ofqual approval

12/02/15 10:15

TO REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR, PLEASE VISIT: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3313405041515801346 This is a joint Trade Association Forum (TAF) and Federation of Awarding Bodies (FAB) Webinar for TAF members who are looking to expand unregulated qualification provision and gain Ofqual recognition or thinking of offering qualifications for the first time. The Webinar will be run by Adrian Jackson, Managing Director of SFJ Awards. Adrian will share practical insights and advice based his...

TAF CEO Luncheon with Alex Chisholm, Chief Executive, Competition and Markets Authority

05/03/15 12:30

DUE TO A TECHNICAL ERROR WITH ONLINE REGISTRATIONS, PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER YOUR PLACE TAF would like to invite you to a Luncheon with Alex Chisholm, Chief Executive, Competition and Markets Authority. Alex Chisholm is the Chief Executive of the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), which was established on 1 October 2013 and assumed its full functions and powers on 1 April 2014. He is also: • Trustee and Deputy Chair at the international charity Breadline...

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Seminar for TA Chairmen

25/03/15 09:30

DUE TO A TECHNICAL ERROR WITH ONLINE REGISTRATIONS, PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER YOUR PLACE Each year a number of senior business people, with significant experience in running organisations and conducting meetings, are asked to take on the chairmanship of a trade association. However, they may well find the experience rather different from that which they have been used to. The result is that an incoming chairman struggles to get to grips with the role and may have to spend much time...

Union Jack Club
SE1 8UJ

Good Media Writing for Trade Association Professionals

26/03/15 10:00

DUE TO A TECHNICAL ERROR WITH ONLINE REGISTRATIONS, PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER YOUR PLACE The average UK adult receives nearly 5,000 commercial messages every single day. What makes some of them remembered while most are ignored? A typical news-desk receives 400 items a day. Only one per cent will get covered. What makes a story catch the attention of a reporter, a sub or an editor? This seminar aims to sharpen your skills in content generation and story presentation. Whether...

Union Jack Club
SE1 8UJ

Working with the Media

17/06/15 09:30

DUE TO A TECHNICAL ERROR WITH ONLINE REGISTRATIONS, PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER YOUR PLACE Some trade associations get consistently good coverage in the professional media. Their statements are reported in the national press. They are quoted regularly and their spokespeople appear on radio and TV. They have a high online profile. How do they do it? This seminar demonstrates tools and techniques which ‘media-savvy’ trade associations can use to raise their mainstream and online...

Union Jack Club
SE1 8UJ

PR Measurement and Evaluation

22/10/15 09:30

DUE TO A TECHNICAL ERROR WITH ONLINE REGISTRATIONS, PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER YOUR PLACE Public relations is the fastest-growing professional business service ever: from small beginnings in 1960 it now employs over 50,000 people in the UK and generates £9.6 billion a year. Yet we still hear people saying that PR is impossible to evaluate. Not true. This seminar offers budget-holders tools for measuring and evaluating the correspondence between PR inputs (cash, time) against...

Union Jack Club
SE1 8UJ

TV and Radio Interview Technique

19/11/15 09:30

DUE TO A TECHNICAL ERROR WITH ONLINE REGISTRATIONS, PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER YOUR PLACE Over 80 per cent of the impression made by a radio or TV interviewee is nothing to do with what they said: it’s mainly about how they seemed – voice, manner, appearance, demeanour. As interviewers know, a radio or TV interview is a performance. This practical seminar shows trade association spokespeople how to make a likeable, credible and memorable impression when they are interviewed on...

Union Jack Club
SE1 8UJ