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106 Breakfast Series – The Digital Workplace

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Thursday 30th March.  8am.  The Delaunay Private Dining Room.  The latest event in the 106 Breakfast Series – and this time we turned our attention to The Digital Workplace. We had Comms professionals from Finance, Tech, Automotive, Science, Research, Engineering and more…  First up was a short presentation by 106 on Trends and Developments in […]Read more

106 Breakfast Series: Apprenticeships, The Levy and Youth Marketing

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January 25th.  8am.  The Private Dining Room at The Delaunay.  A mixture of employers.  A fantastic breakfast.  And two great speakers.  Welcome to the world of the 106 Breakfast Series. This time, we focused on Apprenticeships, The Levy and Youth Marketing.  Here are our key take-aways: Sue Husband, Director of the National Apprenticeship Service, outlined […]Read more

106 Breakfast Series: Change Comms

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Here at 106, we live with a belief that ‘great communication inspires action’. If it doesn’t, it ain’t worth the paper or code it’s written on. In many respects, the Comms function has one really important job. To help organisations change. To make them more competitive or collaborative. To drive new behaviours. To win more customers. To retain talent […]Read more

106 Breakfast Series: The Apprenticeship Levy

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Next April, the government introduces the Apprenticeship Levy.  What does it mean for employers?  How can they maximise the opportunity?  And what are the barriers to doing so? 26 of us met at The Delaunay on 9th June to discuss the issues and opportunities, and also to hear from Sue Husband, the head of the […]Read more

106 Breakfast Series: Preparing for the Unthinkable

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Just over half of Fortune 500 has disappeared since 2000.  We will probably see 40% disappear in the next 10 years alone.  Change is happening – and faster than ever. We really do live in a world of Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity and Ambiguity (VUCA). There are the very real threats of pandemics, terrorism, political decisions, financial […]Read more

106 Breakfast Series: mainstreaming diversity & inclusion

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Our last 106 Breakfast Series of 2015.  Once again in the private dining room of the Wolseley.  The subject?  Making D&I mainstream in your organisation.  And it was probably one of the best discussions we have had.  A great way to end the year. Here are some of the key themes we discussed. The business […]Read more