The Directors’ Lunches and HR Forum dates for 2018 announced

We are excited to announce the dates for the Directors’ Lunches and HR Forums for 2018.  This year, as sponsors of the West Hants Club, we will be holding all the lunches and the HR Forums at this venue where there is ample parking for everyone.

Directors’ Lunches

28th February – Mark D’Arcy, Operations Director Herb UK Ltd

16th May – Edwin Bessant CEO Ceuta Group

11th October – Mark Constantine CEO of Lush

14th November – Sam Smith CEO finnCap


Our HR Forum dates are as follows:

25th Jan and 1st February – GDPR Workshop, Nigel Bywater Managing Director Engaged’Em

26th April – Helen Jamieson, Director Jaluch Unconscious Bias Part 2

21st June – Catherine Oliver, Founder Bluebell Partnership

18th October – To be confirmed.


To find out more, or, to  book your place and avoid disappointment, please don’t hesitate to contact us!

HR Forum: Thursday 25th January at West Hants Club!

We are delighted to confirm the details of our next HR Forum on Thursday 25th January at our new venue The West Hants Club, Roslin Road South, Bournemouth BH3 7EF.  There is plenty of free parking available and the format will be as follows:-

8.30 am              Arrival

                           Bacon sandwiches, fresh fruit and coffee/tea will be

9.00 am             GDPR workshop, Nigel Bywater – Engaged’em at the Coded Garden Ltd


Nigel will be giving us an overview of Data Protection; what is GDPR; how does it impact business; what you have to do today to address your organisation’s needs; penalties for non-compliance. Brexit; what will change; data security and the 9 practical steps your organisation should take to be ready.

We would like to make this event as interactive as possible, if you would like any particular part of GDPR covered please let us know before the event and Nigel will try to incorporate them, time permitting etc.


10.30 – 11.00 am             Questions and close.


To cover some of the costs of this session there will be a small charge of £15.00.   If you would like to attend can you please let us know asap and arrange a BAC’s payment by Thursday 18th January into bank account no. 10241709 sort code 201139.


Many thanks, we look forward to seeing you.