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Centre for SME Development Online Business Breakfast

Date and Time19 November 2021 - 8.30am - 10.00am GMT
LocationOnline Event
Centre for SME Development Online Business Breakfast information
Centre for SME Development
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We are delighted to invite you to our next Business Breakfast Event. This free online networking session will ensure that you are kept up-to-date with the latest business news from UCLan and hear from expert speakers.

To coincide with the Northern Lights Business Festival (in partnership with Preston City Council) “Leading through Dangerous Times”, the hot topics at this event are Cyber Security and How to improve your online presentation skills.

Cyber Act Now! - Demystifying the threats, risk and equipping you with the best emerging practice and essential advice designed with small – medium businesses in mind. Former Detective Inspector with Lancashire Constabulary, Ken Kirwan, is now a lecturer at UCLan Policing, Ken has worked with countless small businesses to address the key question, “what is the risk to our business from cyber-crime?”

We are all TV presenters now! - Julian Dismore is an award-winning TV series producer / director who has produced over forty primetime series for various broadcasters, including BBC1, ITV, Netflix and Sky. Julian will share Do’s and Don’ts when using Zoom, MS Teams etc. for meetings and presentations leaving you feeling more confident when appearing online, with top tips on how to project effectively in online meetings, and how to avoid common mistakes and pitfalls you will hone your skills and improve how you present on the screen.

Immediately following Julian, you will have the chance to apply your new found skills and techniques as we hear from members in our 60 second pitches.

We very much hope that you and your colleagues are able to join us!

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