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Upcoming Training Workshops Spring/Summer 2018

April – June 2018

Upcoming Training Workshops Spring/Summer 2018

Design Enterprise Skillnet Training Schedule Spring/Summer 2018

JUNE 2018

Pricing Design & Creative Services: Blair Enns Workshop

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
08:30 AM - 17:00 PM
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Talent in design & creative agencies: Panel Discussion & Summer Party

Talent in design & creative agencies Attracting, managing and retaining the best talent - what's your HR strategy?

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Winning and Running Successful Design Projects

Thursday, June 21, 2018
09:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A practical workshop focused on the challenges of aligning business and commercial objectives with successful design outcomes.

Conquer Content Marketing for Your Brand

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
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This course will look at best practice examples and up-to-date information on the opportunities that digital & social channels offer.



Photoshop Certificate

TBC, Autumn 2018
More details to follow
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Design Leaders Conference

Thursday, November 8, 2018
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MAY 2018

Expert Client Relationships

Tuesday, May 1, 2018
2:00 PM – 5:30 PM
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This half-day workshop will equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to become an expert at managing high level relationships; building up true partnerships that will ultimately lead to a greater level of success for your agency.

Design Leaders Breakfast – Behavioral Economics

Manuel Yoacham, a media planning and behavioural economics specialist will share insights into Behavioural Economics and the psychological and cognitive reasons behind human decision making, particularly around economic decisions.

Thursday, May 3, 2018
08:00 AM – 09:30 AM
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Conscious Leadership Programme

Friday, May 4, 2018
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Delivered by Emma Collins from Collins & Co, this tailored programme is designed to enable business owners, senior executives and leaders of design and creative agencies to develop key leadership skills that will help them develop and strengthen an effective and creative culture for business growth. More info

An Audience with Andy Hoyne, Property & Place Branding Expert

The Holy Grail of Creative, Culture and Profit; Thought leadership as a catalyst to achieve differantiation.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
IDI Member only Event

Presentation Skills Workshop for Designers and Creatives

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
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Successful Tendering Workshop for Design Businesses

Wednesdasy, May 9, 2018
9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
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APRIL 2018

Designs on Growth

April – October 2018

This bespoke programme, created specifically for the design businesses, is designed to effectively address your business challenges and fully support you to develop a winning growth strategy for your business. If you are interested to take part in this programme in 2019 please contact

More training events will be announced soon.