WEBINAR: Business Resilience – The Business Discussion – Looking to The Future

  • Tue 31 Mar 20

    11:30 - 13:30

  • Online

  • Event type

    Workshops, training and support
    Business Resilience

  • Event organiser

    Research and Enterprise Office

  • Contact details

    University Enterprise Zone

This webinar offers companies of all sizes the chance to join a weekly Zoom drop-in, hosted by James Cracknell – Founder of The Weave – providing an opportunity to connect, discuss business challenges, news, local and global developments, support, and opportunities, in response to the difficulties they face from COVID-19.

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About this Event

Created and led by the University of Essex Enterprise Zone, the Business Resilience Programme is designed to help micro businesses and SME’s, from across Essex, respond to the current challenges they are likely facing and give expert advice on things to consider during this time.

The Session

11:30 – 13:30 – An interactive session led by James Cracknell with Q&A from the audience.

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The Speakers

James Cracknell
Thirty years’ of crisis management in the financial markets has helped James handle the emotional battering that we experience when faced with the unknown and leading people and teams through it. He has handled personal and organisational change many times, has worked in corporate teams, virtual and physically placed, and led a number of startups through difficult and challenging times.

He is Stoic in his philosophy, resilient in his nature and a futurist at heart. He now works with local businesses through the University and local enterprise agency and as a co-founder of The Weave.

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The event organiser will contact you with a Zoom link shortly after you book your space.

Upcoming Events

Please Note: We are running a range of Zoom webinar sessions designed to support businesses during this time. You might also be interested in:

  • Wednesday 1st April – 10:00 – 11:30 – WEBINAR: Business Resilience – Business Banking - Responding to COVID-19 – We will be hosting a live session with representatives from local banks who will be talking through what options are available to business owners and information on the Government’s support package. Register your space here.
  • Thursday 2nd April – 10:00 – 11:30 – WEBINAR: Business Resilience – How to Manage Your Marketing In Response to COVID-19 – Led by Rebecca Lodge, Founder of Little Kanga Sales and Marketing, we will be discussing how businesses can continue to communicate with customers and manage their marketing through the challenges presented by COVID-19. Register your space here. 
  • Friday 3rd April – 09:00 – 11:00 – WEBINAR: Business Resilience – Leadership and Remote Teamwork – Delivered by James Fowler, Lecturer in Management at Essex Business School, we will consider how leaders manage their teams in difficult times. James will be joined by Ian Carroll, from Solutioneers, who will give top hints and tips on managing remote teams and remote contractors. Register your space here.