We offer an extensive program of events, including seminars and workshops. Upcoming events are listed below. We hope you will find these of interest and will be able to join us.

For more information, contact us at seminars@bwbllp.com.

Evaluating board effectiveness is vital to achieving peak performance. The success of the evaluation process can either stand or fall on how it is designed, how indicators for success are agreed and how the recommendations emerging from the process are discussed, agreed and implemented. Participants in this board evaluation masterclass will explore the essential steps to carrying out a successful board effectiveness process to bring about lasting results.

Mon 20 Apr 2015          OnBoard Events Read More and Book >

Working together with other charities can be hugely beneficial and help a charity achieve its wider goals. Therefore it’s important to be aware of some of the key legal issues and obstacles before embarking on this journey. This session will look at the governance and legal issues to consider when looking to work with other organisations. 

Tue 21 Apr 2015          BWB Events Read More and Book >

This two hour session will look at good practice ways of presenting finance information to enable boards to make efficient and effective decisions. Understanding what KPIs are needed and why, and how these may be linked to strategic objectives to maximise accountability and transparency will be the focus of this session. Tips on what makes a good set of management accounts, how to approach and critically review your charities key risks and formulated associated policies such as reserves will also be covered.

Thu 23 Apr 2015          OnBoard Events Read More and Book >

Do you know the impact of energy legislation on your lease? We will give a brief overview of the implications of the Energy Act 2011 and the affect it may have on landlords and tenants. We will review the main aspects to be aware of in a commercial service charge arrangement and will explore the implications of the Energy Act on lease negotiations and commercial service charges, highlighting potential pitfalls and solutions.

Tue 28 Apr 2015          BWB Events Read More and Book >

This two-hour seminar is designed to provide delegates with practical guidance on how to prepare for and conduct difficult conversations and negotiations with employees. The session will cover both the practical ‘soft-skills’ and the law governing without prejudice discussions and pre-termination negotiations

Wed 29 Apr 2015          BWB Events Read More and Book >

This two hour workshop is designed to provide delegates with a clear understanding of the features of SITR to assist with structuring potential transactions. It is intended to provide an overview of the process in obtaining SITR and the typical structures for SITR investment that have been used to date. The session will also cover the intended expansion of SITR and the likely impact this will have on the scheme.

Thu 30 Apr 2015          BWB Events Read More and Book >

BWB’s Education team and Spark! The National Work Experience Service invite you to an evening seminar on the legal and policy context behind work experience and safeguarding; and how to put this into practice.Through this seminar you will be able to find out how to respond to the DfE statutory guidance, what a successful employer organisational risk check looks and feels like, as well as finding out about the benefits and need for collaboration in Quality Assurance.

Wed 06 May 2015          BWB Events Read More and Book >

This event looks at developing listening skills, helping people make good decisions and feel understood and improve the quality of their leadership. Advanced Facilitation looks at helping governing boards and groups become more effective.

Mon 18 May 2015          OnBoard Events Read More and Book >