Copywriting for your Website
Jun
26
1:30 PM13:30

Copywriting for your Website

This workshop will teach you how to write persuasive and engaging copy for your business website that’ll make you stand out from your competitors.

You’ll learn how to show off your unique selling points and create a helpful, trustworthy website that will generate enquiries and sales. We’ll also look at how to write and organise the content on your website for ease of use, helping your customers to find what they’re looking for.

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Out of Office
Jul
3
11:30 AM11:30

Out of Office

Join the Real Creative Futures team for an opportunity to meet fellow creatives and co-work at New Art Exchange.  

Bring your laptop, pens, drawing paper or whatever you need to get work done and be inspired by spending a day out of the office/studio. We will provide you with a space to work, WiFi, an opportunity to meet interesting people and some tasty sweet treats to keep energy levels up!

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Get Started with LinkedIn for Business - Beginners Workshop
Jul
8
5:30 PM17:30

Get Started with LinkedIn for Business - Beginners Workshop

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional social network. With over half a billion users globally, one in three people on the planet are on LinkedIn. In a world of scams, spam and other online nasties, being on LinkedIn provides your audience with visibility and is an important trust factor in your personal branding.

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Get Started with Blogging for Business - Beginners Workshop
Jul
15
5:30 PM17:30

Get Started with Blogging for Business - Beginners Workshop

Businesses that blog benefit from all these bonuses – and much more. Come to our Evening Blogging workshop to see, hear and understand how and why blogging will boost your business quickly and effectively. 

With plenty of time for questions, and the opportunity for one-to-one coaching, you will leave the workshop feeling eager to get started with blogging and ready to maximise your business opportunities

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Get Started with Twitter for Business - Beginners Workshop
Jul
29
5:30 PM17:30

Get Started with Twitter for Business - Beginners Workshop

If your business is not on Twitter yet, your competitors are, and they are getting their marketing messages, news and special deals out to your target audience right now. Not only that, your customers are looking on Twitter for products or services like yours. 72% of Twitter followers are likely to make a purchase after following or engaging with a business on Twitter because reading and engaging with their tweets keeps that company top of mind.

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Using Social Media for Business: Instagram
Jun
17
5:30 PM17:30

Using Social Media for Business: Instagram

Instagram is the world’s second-most engaged network after Facebook, with 600 million+ active users and 60% of them logging on daily. It’s growing at a rapid pace, and is highly visual (and who doesn’t like looking at beautiful pictures?) It’s easy to use and light on words, so you don’t have to think too much to use it. Win-win.

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Out of Office
Jun
5
11:30 AM11:30

Out of Office

Join the Real Creative Futures team on Thursday 29th November, for an opportunity to meet fellow creatives and co-work at New Art Exchange.  

Bring your laptop, pens, drawing paper or whatever you need to get work done and be inspired by spending a day out of the office/studio. We will provide you with a space to work, WiFi, an opportunity to meet interesting people and some tasty sweet treats to keep energy levels up!

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Building Your Business on YouTube
May
31
5:30 PM17:30

Building Your Business on YouTube

YouTube is the second most visited website in the world, and offers opportunities to earn income as a content creator, as well as to promote an existing business. This workshop will explore the practicalities of building your business on YouTube, and will include an overview of the YouTube Partner Programme, multi-channel networks (MCNs), content optimization, understanding what material is suitable for advertising, affiliate links, Patreon, working with brands to generate revenue, and working with YouTube influencers to promote your business.

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How to Recruit Successfully and Grow Your Business
Feb
26
1:00 PM13:00

How to Recruit Successfully and Grow Your Business

This workshop will explore all things recruitment, from increasing your team to employment laws, be in the know so you're ready to grow! A rare opportunity for free training in this area. This session is a must for any businesses looking to expand their business. Delivered by HR specialist, Catherine Hamilton and Harry Taylor, a solicitor specialising in employment law.

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How to Write Copy for Your Business Website
Feb
21
2:00 PM14:00

How to Write Copy for Your Business Website

Learn how to write persuasive and engaging copy for your business website, in this practical and interactive workshop. You’ll create copy to take home and use on your own website that will make you stand out from your competitors and highlight your unique selling points! Ideal for small business owners, sole traders, startups and pre-startups.

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Entrepreneur's Toolkit
Feb
7
1:00 PM13:00

Entrepreneur's Toolkit

Starting and running a business can be daunting. Where do you start? How do you find out about marketing, funding and SEO? Who can help you grow faster? The ‘Entrepreneur’s Toolkit’ half day workshop is full of practical hints and tips, signposting and recommendations to apply to your business immediately.

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Out of the Office
Nov
29
10:00 AM10:00

Out of the Office

Join the Real Creative Futures team, for an opportunity to meet fellow creatives and co-work at New Art Exchange! Bring whatever you need to work and we'll provide the space, WiFi and tasty sweet treats to keep energy levels up!

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Out of the Office
Oct
25
10:00 AM10:00

Out of the Office

Join the Real Creative Futures team, for an opportunity to meet fellow creatives and co-work at New Art Exchange! Bring whatever you need to work and we'll provide the space, WiFi and tasty sweet treats to keep energy levels up!

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Out of the Office
Sep
27
10:00 AM10:00

Out of the Office

Join the Real Creative Futures team, for an opportunity to meet fellow creatives and co-work at New Art Exchange! Bring whatever you need to work and we'll provide the space, WiFi and tasty sweet treats to keep energy levels up!

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Out of the Office
Aug
23
10:00 AM10:00

Out of the Office

Join the Real Creative Futures team, for an opportunity to meet fellow creatives and co-work at New Art Exchange! Bring whatever you need to work and we'll provide the space, WiFi and tasty sweet treats to keep energy levels up!

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Out of the Office
Jul
26
10:00 AM10:00

Out of the Office

Join the Real Creative Futures team, for an opportunity to meet fellow creatives and co-work at New Art Exchange! Bring whatever you need to work and we'll provide the space, WiFi and tasty sweet treats to keep energy levels up!

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Your Finances - Cash Flow
Jul
24
10:00 AM10:00

Your Finances - Cash Flow

A two-part workshop series exploring pricing and cash flow. At the end of both series, you'll be able to identify, evaluate and apply relevant pricing strategies to your business to achieve goals, identify and forecast different sales opportunities, complete a cash flow forecast and use this tool to inform decision-making!

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Your Finances - Pricing
Jul
17
10:00 AM10:00

Your Finances - Pricing

A two-part workshop series exploring pricing and cash flow. At the end of both series, you'll be able to identify, evaluate and apply relevant pricing strategies to your business to achieve goals, identify and forecast different sales opportunities, complete a cash flow forecast and use this tool to inform decision-making!

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How do you become an Artist in Residence?
Jul
10
6:30 PM18:30

How do you become an Artist in Residence?

Learn more about artistic residency opportunities, from how to apply, what they’re really like and if they could help you to expand your practice. This evening event will provide an opportunity to discuss the topic with those involved in commissioning residencies, artists who have successfully been awarded them and provide insight into the varied experiences of those involved.

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Write:Record:Release - Songwriting
Jun
30
2:00 PM14:00

Write:Record:Release - Songwriting

Steven will be discussing the challenges of songwriting along with providing helpful technique for those struggling to reach their creative potential. Steven has an immense catalogue of music released as a solo artist, front man of the band Lost Alone and also as a 'ghost writer'. Joining us will be writer Edd Saffell from Eddie & The Wolves to add his thoughts in a panel discussion followed by question and answer session.

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Visual Business Planning - Session 3
Jun
19
10:00 AM10:00

Visual Business Planning - Session 3

Producing a written, traditional business plan can be a struggle, yet we all need to plan to achieve our goals.  This workshop series is for all creative, right-brained thinkers and even those who hate to plan!  Each workshop uses practical, visual tools to take you through the planning process, in bite-sized chunks.  You’ll share ideas with fellow creatives and follow your own creative process to craft a plan that works for you.

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Write:Record:Release - Composition
Jun
16
2:00 PM14:00

Write:Record:Release - Composition

The art of structure and composition will be tackled by professional composer and musician Richard Birkin. Richards work has been featured in the Guardian, on TV and he has also composed for Armani. Local songwriter/producer Edd Saffell will join us for discussion and a question and answer session.

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Write:Record:Release - Mastering & Formats
Jun
9
2:00 PM14:00

Write:Record:Release - Mastering & Formats

The often referred to 'dark art' of mastering will be demystified by Subsequent Mastering owner Joe Caithness. Apart from explaining the process Joe will discuss how to get your tracks ready for mastering and the various format options available along with their implications. Topics raised will then be further discussed as Jason Marsall of 74Sound mastering studios joins us for debate, questions and answers.

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