SEMINARS AND EVENTS

JUMPSTART JUNE

A free webinar series collated by Commercial Law Network to ready member firms for the next phase.

Well-being at Work

Date:

22/06/2020

Time:

12.30 - 1pm

Speaker:

Catherine Hart, Partner and Professional Support Lawyer at Digby Brown Solicitors and Janine Cunningham, Barclays Wealth Management

Topic:

In this half hour webinar, Catherine Hart, Partner and Professional Support Lawyer at Digby Brown Solicitors, will consider solicitors' wellbeing working through times of upheaval. Catherine is a mental health and wellbeing champion, appointed by legal mental health charity LawCare.

Janie Cunningham from Barclays Wealth Management will also be highlighting a number of free on-line resources on wellbeing from Barlcays that CLN member firms can access for the benefit of their employees.

Venue:

The webinar will be hosted on Zoom.

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7 Key Skills of Successful Business Leaders

Date:

24/06/2020

Time:

12.30 - 2pm

Speaker:

Laura Gordon, Chair with Vistage International

Topic:

Laura Gordon, a former corporate lawyer, is now a Chair with Vistage International helping business leaders be the best they can be and inspiring others to shine. She runs 3 Groups in Central Scotland, working with over 50 business leaders, to increase their effectiveness as leaders and enhance the lives of those around them.

She has just stepped down as Governor of Glasgow Caledonian after completing 9 years on the University Court, is a former IoD Chair and Board Member of Glasgow and Edinburgh Chambers as well as serving as a Non-Executive Director on a variety of boards.

Laura will host her interactive workshop style webinar over 90 minutes for a limited number of participants.

“Seven Key Skills of Successful Business Leaders”

We are going through challenging times and our leadership has been tested as never before. How do we feel we are doing? How effective are we at motivating, inspiring and leading our people, when energy levels might be lower, and there’s so much uncertainly around?

Join Laura to gain an insight into your strengths and identify the gaps and understand how better to work with other leaders in addressing some of the challenges.

Venue:

The webinar will be hosted on Zoom.

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Re-boot Your Business Development

Date:

26/06/2020

Time:

12.30 - 1pm

Speaker:

Bob Spence, Wilkinson Reed & Partners

Topic:

Bob Spence of Wilkinson Read & Partners is a 'Strategic-networking' thought leader and accredited trainer. His focus is on developing rainmaking skills for the lawyer and rainmaking strategies for the practice. He has delivered the rainmaking coaching for the Coutts Bank Premier division and holds a Professional Diploma in Education. He has delivered rainmaking skills working with the Central European arms of TOP 20 legal firms and UK firms in the Legal 500.

Bob focuses on installing referral strategies and rainmaking behaviour into day-to-day actions. These create habits supporting the 'referral power' a network possesses.

In this webinar Bob will encourage individual fee earners and firms as a whole to revisit the potential in the their network and establishing a recognised authority position.

Our thanks to Barclays Wealth and Eagle Labs for securing such a great speaker for CLN.

Venue:

The webinar will be hosted on Zoom.

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Finding Funding for your Firm and Clients

Date:

30/06/2020

Time:

12.30 - 1pm

Speaker:

Stuart Yuill, DSL Business Finance and David Morrison, Barclays

Topic:

In this short webinar, Stuart Yuill, Executive Director at DSL Business Finance, will provide guidance on what loan funding is available to early stage and growing business in Scotland in addition to that provided by the mainstream lenders and how that is best accessed. In particular he will speak about funding for Start-ups, The Scottish Growth Scheme and The Digital Development Loan.

Barclays' David Morrison will cover off the main sources of finance available out there, discussing differing lender guidelines and why no usually means ‘not at this point in time’. He will also give a little insight to some of the collaborations Barclays have been working on to enhance support offerings for clients.

Venue:

The webinar will be hosted on Zoom.

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