What's On -November 2021

As we move closer to the end of 2021, the market is showing no signs of slowing down! Whether you are looking to upskill alongside your role, learn more about the industry or change careers - there's never been a better time to step up and attend industry events!

Here, we have compiled the very best digital events across marketing, digital, creative and tech for November 2021:

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How to lead and develop your design team

1 Nov 2021, 12:00 - 13:00

Zoom

Organised by Clearleft

Learn how to manage your design teams' career progression, from Co-founder of Clearleft, Richard Rutter. If you’re responsible for a design team, how do you retain and develop talent, giving your team meaning, purpose, and ownership? This webinar will introduce you to an open framework that can answer that question.

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Expand: Your Career In Advertising

2 Nov 2021, 19:00 - 20:30

 Online Event 

Organised by Fresh Meet

We'll be talking the good, the bad and the ugly of advertising, as well as dipping our toes into the art creative storytelling and 'how to's on breaking into the industry in the first place. This remote event will be hosted on Zoom, and the organiser will send a link out on the day of the event.

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November Masterminds Group : Develop and communicate ideas.

3 Nov 2021, 17:00 - 18:00

London, United Kingdom

Organised by Public Persona

"A mastermind group is a peer-to-peer mentoring group used to help members solve their problems with input and advice from the other group members. The concept was coined in 1925 by author Napoleon Hill in his book The Law of Success, and described in more detail in his 1937 book Think and Grow Rich." This is a Free Event, places are limited to 6 people per session.

To confirm your place just e-mail jess.gonzalez@publicpersona.eu and you should receive a confirmation link to join the session on the day.

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Writing Workshop: A More-Than-Human Story with Fiona Glenn

6 Nov 2021, 11:00 - 13:00

Reading, United Kingdom

Organised by Baker Street Productions

In the face of the climate crisis, creative writing offers tools to channel anxiety and care into something generative. So, how can we use writing to creatively engage with other species and consider more-than-human experiences of our changing world?

In this online workshop, we will explore ways of writing about, to, and with other beings, whether animals or plants, fungi, or microbes.

Hosted by emerging writer, Fiona Glen, the two-hour session will allow participants to explore diverse forms of environmentally engaged writing and respond to prompts. The workshop will create space for everyone to share writing and reflections, and to support each other to experiment thoughtfully.

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Mental Health & Happiness

7 Nov 2021, 18:00 - 19:00

Downloadable via the link - London, United Kingdom

Organised by General Assembly

90% of adults have said that the pandemic has negatively affected their mental health. More than ever, we're asking ourselves: what can we do to support our mental health.

In this talk, GA are breaking down the latest research on flourishing and well-being so that you can be there for yourself and others. They are also partnering with experts to break down the latest scientific research and share stories of people taking care of their own mental health in inspiring and creative ways. You'll walk away with actionable and easy-to-use tools that help you to navigate this new normal with more resilience, meaning, and joy.

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Free SEO for Beginners, Creatives and Freelancers

8 Nov 2021, 12:09 - 13:09

Downloadable via link - London, United Kingdom

Organised by General Assembly

If you’re interested in driving targeted traffic to your website, understanding Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is more important than ever!

In this free, two-hour livestream, you’ll learn basic strategies for creating an effective SEO campaign that improves your online visibility and brings potential customers to your company website.

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SELF-MADE SERIES: THE FINANCE TOOLKIT

16 Nov 2021, 13:00 - 13:45

Roundhouse, Chalk Farm Rd - London, United Kingdom

Organised by Roundhouse

Join Roundhouse for a Finance Toolkit interactive session with Bola Sol, Finance Coach and author of ‘How To Save It’

Got questions about taxes? Wondering what counts as income, and what counts as expenses? They’ve got you.

You could be a founder of a creative business or a freelancer, no matter who you are in this world, making money is a part of your journey. In the same way we create plans and goals for our life, we have to do the same with our money too.

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8. JAZMIN MORRIS: STORYTELLING THROUGH INTERACTIVE FICTION

Paid event

27 Nov 2021, 14:00 - 18:00

Lancaster Rooms New Wing, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 1LA 

Organised by Somerset House

Creative computing artist and educator Jazmin Morris invites you to explore fiction and text by taking the role of game developer in designing a narrative to be executed using the open-source game development platform, Twine.

Attendees will be asked to consider what voices and stories should be heard, then guided through the basic code and design skills needed to develop a web-based game. We invite artists, designers, thinkers, tinkers, coders, activists, hackers and daydreamers to join us in making game narratives more reflective of genuine experiences.

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