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The Northern Affinity CoWorking Day at Kirkstall Forge
Check out video footage of our recent CoWorking Day at Kirkstall Forge in Leeds.
The benefit of knowing your numbers
Through working as a Finance Director and running a training business Martin regularly sees business owners that don’t have a handle on their financials and are missing the opportunity to make better decisions. Often it is a lack of confidence, understanding and the right support – things that can be easily rectified.
Get consistent with your marketing every month
Join Michael Edwards and Anna Short as Anna discussing How To Get consistent with your marketing every month.
The Importance of goal setting in building a sales plan
Michael Edwards was joined by Pete Evans from SalesStar UK to discuss The Importance of Goal Setting in Building a Sales Plan.
The recipe for the perfect website
Dom Wint from Clean Page Design discusses how thinking, planning and setting realistic expectations will help you get the website you want, and that your business deserves.
Branding Q&A with Clare Froggatt
Michael Edwards was joined by Clare Froggatt from Make a brew and Clare answers all your questions about branding for your business.
How to create a simple marketing Strategy with Boo Marketing
Anna Short (Boo Marketing) joined Michael Edwards to go through 5 simple steps to create solid & long-term marketing foundations for your business.
Planning how to get the best out of your team
We were joined by Sally Bendtson from Limelight HR to discuss how important planning is to get the best out of the people in your team
Monthly Hybrid Meeting – January 2022
In January we were live at Wizu Workspace in Leeds with host Michael Edwards isolating from home and two fantastic guest speakers. Catch up now with Deborah Ogden and Lucille Moore.
Microsoft Excel – Hints and Tips
During this session, Andy Hogg from The IT Trainer will be presenting ‘Tips and Tricks in Excel’.
Target Audiences and how to build these for your Marketing Plan
We were joined by Laura Norman from Chroma Marketing as we discuss Target Audiences and how to build these for your Marketing Plan.
Simplifying your wellness journey
Helen works with companies of all sizes enabling employee well-being initiatives to support your business game plan to foster employee well-being and to build a culture of health and wellness.
How to get the basics of cyber security right
In this video, Michael Edwards of The Northern Affinity will be joined by Raj Kundalia of CYBIONE Cyber Security who will give you a clear understanding of the Cyber Security threats and risks to your business, where to start building a cyber security plan and how to mitigate your cyber security risks.
How to use Socialsendr
Michael Edwards from The Northern Affinity was joined by Michelle Cowan from socialsendr as they discuss How to use the Socialsendr app
Sickpay benefits for the Self Employed
Join Michael Edwards from The Northern Affinity and Sabrina Hall from Kind Financial Services as they discuss Sick pay benefits for the self-employed.
Falling off the ladder – Transitioning from corporate life to freelance
Helen Hill – UnlikelyGenius™️ has always loved books and hoards more than she will ever read, so it is a dream come true that her first book launches next week. In this session Michael Edwards spoke with Helen about the process of creating Falling Off The Ladder including what inspired her to write it, the highs and lows, her tips for any budding non-fiction authors, and how she has made this become a reality.
How to turn your website into a lead generation machine
How to turn your website into a lead generation machine. Your business website not getting the results you want? In this session we will look at the practical steps you can take to ensure your website is getting you the results you need.
Your 11-point website service plan. Is your website behaving itself?
Join Michael Edwards from The Northern Affinity and Dom Wint from Clean Page Design as they discuss Your 11-point website service plan. Is your website behaving itself. Clean Page Design was set up to provide affordable website design with a friendly face. If you’ve neither the time nor inclination to build your own website, but you can’t see the point of paying city-centre agencies through the nose, then you just might have come to the right place.
From Nada & Nothing To Leads & Clients In 20 Minutes A Day
On this Northern Affinity Live, Judy Parsons, the LinkedIn Lady shares her tips for making the most of your limited time on LinkedIn to grow your business.
An introduction on how to make a website accessible for all.
Introduction to Sales Star with Pete Evans And Dave Kurlan
Join Michael Edwards From the Northern Affinity along with Pete Evans And Dave Kurlan from Sales Star as they Discuss who Sales Star are and what they can do for you.
What is the Fractional Model?
Join Nick Websdell and Tony Capper, Michael Edwards, Anna Short and David Beere for an interactive webinar on How a Fractional Resource model deliverers transformational change to Small and Medium-sized Enterprises.
Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber of Commerce – Supporting businesses and the people in the businesses.
Join Michael Edwards from The Northern Affinity along with Rachel Nunn and Shane Young from the Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber of Commerce as they discuss What the Chamber of Commerce do and how could you add value and benefit to a Business.
The Financial fog coming out of Lockdown
Join Michael Edwards from The Northern Affinity and Anita Pickersgill From Thornbury Collection Services Limited as they discuss The Financial fog coming out of Lockdown, the need to have good terms and conditions and credit processes in your business and use them! Get that bit right and debt recovery support is much easier to deliver and works better
How to Maintain a Good Team
Michael Edwards from The Northern Affinity was joined by Amy Gault from Yorkshire Team Building as Amy discusses ‘How to Maintain a Good Team’.
How to get the most from your social media platforms.
Laura Norman from Chroma Marketing Ltd Marketing joined Michael Edwards from The Northern Affinity to discuss getting the most from your social media platforms.
How to ‘boost’ the success of your social media advertising
Social media has changed the way businesses communicate with their customers. The global pandemic has reinforced this and the need for all businesses to utilise social media platforms and their features have drastically increased