The First Tuesday Club

Business Networking Group 

Welcome to The First Tuesday Club!

Our club is an online networking group with the purpose to learn, grow and network.

The club will take place on the first Tuesday of every month at 11am. We have a fantastic line-up of speakers and topics and each event will also feature a short break out session for you to meet fellow First Tuesday Club participants. 

The event is aimed at business owners and those in senior management positions. It is free to attend but you must register in advance.

The Next Session - 1st February - 11am

🎤 Sarah Cartwright, Consultant

📌 Unconscious Bias in the workplace

We are delighted to welcome Sarah Cartwright to the First Tuesday Club in February. Sarah is an expert speaker and trainer on Diversity & Inclusion in the workplace. She has delivered many Conscious Inclusion Programmes globally for clients including Microsoft, Selfridges, Leaders In Sport and Goldman Sachs. In this session, Sarah will be taking a look at bias theories and how they impact performance, the importance of being culturally competent and key behaviours of inclusion. 

We look forward to seeing you there.

Sign up for our next session - Tuesday 1st February

Where will the session take place?

The forum will take place on Zoom which is free to use.

  • We will get in touch with you a day before the forum is due to take place, with a link to join us.
  • If you already have a Zoom account, we recommend you log in to view or watch through the desktop app.
  • If you don’t have a Zoom account, you can join the session without logging in to Zoom by viewing through your web browser on a desktop or laptop.
  • Please note, if you’re joining the session on a phone or through Safari on a Mac, you will need to download the Zoom app to view.

Previous Sessions

🕒 Tuesday 7th December 2021

📌 Eloise Leeson, Founder, Olim

Our last speaker of 2021 was Eloise Leeson, who talked about how conscious communication can make you happier and boost business for good! 

🕒 Tuesday 2nd November 2021

📌 Fiona Doctor, Henderson Loggie

At November’s session, we were joined by Fiona Doctor, our HR Director. She discussed Talent retention and provided some proactive steps you can take to retain your staff in the new working world we are living in.

🕒 Tuesday 3rd August 2021

📌 Nikki Slowey, Co-Founder & Director, Flexibility Works

In the session, Nikki shared the headlines from Flexibility Work’s recent research along with some practical insights around what businesses can do right now to get ready to make the most of a more flexible working future.

🕒 Tuesday 1st June 2021

📌 Miles Duncan, LinkedIn Success Systems

📌 Steve Ponton, LinkedIn Success Systems

In the session, Miles & Steve talked through three key areas for success on LinkedIn. Your first digital impression counts more than ever now so to ensure you are aligned and optimised, they covered 8 quick fixes you can do to your profile.

🕒 Tuesday 4th May 2021

📌 Jacqueline Watson, Henderson Loggie

📌 Andy Campell, Henderson Loggie

📌 Emily Mathieson, Henderson Loggie

At May’s session, we were joined by our very own marketing team for a First Tuesday Club first. They discussed what you can do to set new goals, plan for growth and boost your marketing in 2021. 

🕒 Tuesday 6th April 2021

📌 Kyle Murtagh, Confidence By Design

📌 Ruby Sweeney, The Events Hub

At April’s session, we were joined by two presenters; Kyle Murtagh, who shared hints and tips to help you improve your virtual presentations. We were also joined by Ruby Sweeney, who shared with us her experience of running events in person and now virtual events.

🕒 Tuesday 2nd March 2021

📌 Sales in the new virtual world – Jason Langford-Brown

At March’s session, we were joined by Jason Langford-Brown, Head of Europe & Coaching Psychologist at Sales Shift. Jason discussed sales in the new virtual world; what’s working, what’s not working and what’s not changed.

🕒 Tuesday 2nd February 2021

📌 Reducing Anxiety and Stress with Control – Gin Lalli

Gin explained the solution-focused approach to control, how control is a constant and why being a control freak can be absolutely positive. She talked about mind-management techniques to reduce your anxiety and stress.

🕒 Tuesday 12th January 2021

📌 Susannah Brade-Waring, Managing Director, Aspirin Business Solutions 

In her talk on Motivation, Mindset and Money, Susannah, discussed some myths around motivation, and revealed the link between stress, flow and productivity, to help you lead happy high-performing teams during COVID-19.

🕒 Tuesday 1st December 2020

📌 Leadership Learnings & Volunteering for mental Wellbeing – Caroline McKenna

At December’s event we heard from Caroline McKenna, CEO of Social Good Connect.

Caroline shared with us some leadership learnings as life as a CEO, what has got her through the last 8 months, and also the benefits of volunteering for your mental health and wellbeing. 

🕒 Tuesday 3rd November 2020

📌 Practical Wellbeing & The House of Four Rooms – Karran Bonner 

At November’s session, we covered the concept of the House of Four Rooms with guest speaker Karran Bonner (Brightside). 

Karran shared techniques that can help you control elements of your wellbeing.

🕒 Tuesday 6th October 2020

📌 Michele Aaen, Managing Director, Drone Scotland

At October’s session, we heared from Michele Aean, the Managing Director of Drone Scotland. Michelle shared with us her leadership journey, what leadership traits she thinks are important in today’s world, what she has learned from 2020 and what inspires her.

🕒 Tuesday 1st September 2020

📌 Mental health in the workplace – Gin Lalli

At the first event, we heard from Gin Lalli who is a a Solutions Focused Therapist.

In the session Gin discussed stress and mental health in the workplace, how COVID-19 and lockdown have changed the way we work forever and what the future workplace will look like.