Events

SME Business Growth - The answers

17/03/15 08:30

PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT Grant Thornton are managing delivery of the Growth Accelerator service by coaches and other providers to SMEs who wish to participate. The service is a £200m government-backed business support package delivered by private sector growth experts in order to help SMEs unlock and sustain their growth potential. There are several areas covered: • Business Development (business planning, marketing strategy, organisational change and...

Grant Thornton
EC2P 2YU

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

SME Business Growth 2 - The answers

21/04/15 08:30

PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT Grant Thornton are managing delivery of the Growth Accelerator service by coaches and other providers to SMEs who wish to participate. The service is a £200m government-backed business support package delivered by private sector growth experts in order to help SMEs unlock and sustain their growth potential. There are several areas covered: • Business Development (business planning, marketing strategy, organisational change and...

Grant Thornton
EC2P 2YU

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

TAF Best Practice Awards 2015

09/07/15 18:30

PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO BOOK YOUR TICKET(S) Now in the thirteenth year, this prestigious award ceremony is eagerly anticipated by TAF members as a chance to showcase their hard work and achievements during the last 12 to 18 months. This year, the Awards have also been endorsed by National Awarding Organisation, NCFE. Price: - Full Table for Members (10 places): £1,750.00 plus VAT - Full Table for Non Members (10 places): £2,900.00 plus VAT If you would like to book individual...

The UnderGlobe, Shakespeare's Globe
SE1 9DT

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

EU Lobbying for TA Professionals

25/11/15 09:30

PLEASE CONTACT JRUDNICK@TAFORUM.ORG TO REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP Typically trade associations are experienced UK Government lobbyists, but for many association members EU legislation is just as important, or more so. So trade associations need to know how to lobby effectively on behalf of their members in Brussels. This one-day workshop will cover all the basics of professional EU lobbying by trade associations: explaining how power is shared between the European Commission, the European...

The Union Jack Club
SE1 8UJ