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Cancellation of events

In line with the Prime Minister's speech on Monday 23rd March and to keep our staff, volunteers and customers safe and healthy, events in our libraries are cancelled. We are running some activities online, so please check with your local library to see what's on.

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CV Writing & Interview Skills - Virtual Workshop

There is little point in having a killer CV that gets you to the interview if you don’t know how to handle the questions. This interactive workshop will help you understand how to write a good CV, and prepare you for any level of interview. This workshop has been designed to support those who are looking for a new job or those who find themselves in the position of having to find another role. The workshop is as interactive as virtual platform will allow. There will be discussion, Q & A and some interview practice. Please send in your current CV, if you have one to this email address: bipc@librariesunlimited.co.uk at least two days ahead of the workshop. Be prepared for positive criticism and also to help others where you can. Book your place for free here: <a href='https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cv-writing-and-interview-skills-virtual-workshop-tickets-115334955958'>www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cv-writing-and-interview-skills-virtual-workshop-tickets-115334955958</a>
Date: 25 August 2020
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: There is little point in having a killer CV that gets you to the interview if you don’t know how to handle the questions. This interactive workshop will help you understand how to write a good CV, and prepare you for any level of interview. This workshop has been designed to support those who are looking for a new job or those who find themselves in the position of having to find another role. The workshop is as interactive as virtual platform will allow. There will be discussion, Q & A and some interview practice. Please send in your current CV, if you have one to this email address: bipc@librariesunlimited.co.uk at least two days ahead of the workshop. Be prepared for positive criticism and also to help others where you can. Book your place for free here: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cv-writing-and-interview-skills-virtual-workshop-tickets-115334955958
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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How to Sell Effectively During a Recession

Within this webinar, James White (the UK’s leading prospect conversion expert) will outline the same mistakes that many businesses are making right now and the potential damage this could be causing to their brand. James will share what actions you can take during these times to stay ahead of your marketplace and be ready for when the crisis passes. This period marks a critical time in many businesses and with James' tips you can ensure your business not only survives, but thrives. If you are concerned about sales in your business, then this FREE session is for you. Book your place here: <a href='https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-sell-effectively-during-a-recession-tickets-115034409014'>www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-sell-effectively-during-a-recession-tickets-115034409014</a>
Date: 26 August 2020
Time: 13:30 - 15:00
Description: Within this webinar, James White (the UK’s leading prospect conversion expert) will outline the same mistakes that many businesses are making right now and the potential damage this could be causing to their brand. James will share what actions you can take during these times to stay ahead of your marketplace and be ready for when the crisis passes. This period marks a critical time in many businesses and with James' tips you can ensure your business not only survives, but thrives. If you are concerned about sales in your business, then this FREE session is for you. Book your place here: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-to-sell-effectively-during-a-recession-tickets-115034409014
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Barnstaple Work Club

Available by booking only, please contact the Library for details of how to book an appointment. Tel 01271 318780. Numbers will be very limited for social distancing. Free, friendly, independent drop in service. Job search, support with CVs and job applications> IT courses, support and email account set up.
Date: 01 September 2020
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Description: Available by booking only, please contact the Library for details of how to book an appointment. Tel 01271 318780. Numbers will be very limited for social distancing. Free, friendly, independent drop in service. Job search, support with CVs and job applications> IT courses, support and email account set up.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Cancelled Until Further Notice - Work Club

Every Friday - Get help and advice on C.V. writing, interview techniques, volunteering opportunities and online application forms, plus computer access to search for vacancies.
Date: 25 September 2020
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Description: Every Friday - Get help and advice on C.V. writing, interview techniques, volunteering opportunities and online application forms, plus computer access to search for vacancies.
Audience: Adult
Cost: Free
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Lloyds Bank Digital KnowHow: Facebook & Instagram

Lloyds Banking Group in partnership with Business & IP Centre Devon, Libraries Unlimited, North Devon Council and Heart of South West Digital Skills Partnership are proud to host an event centred on driving digital excellence and improving the skills of businesses and charities across the UK. Experts from our partners at Spin & Sway will enable people like you to develop the confidence and skills you need to thrive in today's digital economy. Attendees can learn the tips and tricks from industry leaders on how to grow your audience using Facebook and Instagram advertising. This FREE workshop is a great introduction for small organisations to social media, advertising and campaigns. What we will cover: Facebook Ads and using Ads Manager How to set up simple but effective ads for a targeted audience Tracking the performance of your ads This is an interactive workshop so please bring along your tablets and laptops and look to grow your digital skills. Book here: https://bit.ly/2OjivPR or for more details please contact alisonledson@halifax.co.uk
Date: 08 October 2020
Time: 9:00 - 12:30
Description: Lloyds Banking Group in partnership with Business & IP Centre Devon, Libraries Unlimited, North Devon Council and Heart of South West Digital Skills Partnership are proud to host an event centred on driving digital excellence and improving the skills of businesses and charities across the UK. Experts from our partners at Spin & Sway will enable people like you to develop the confidence and skills you need to thrive in today's digital economy. Attendees can learn the tips and tricks from industry leaders on how to grow your audience using Facebook and Instagram advertising. This FREE workshop is a great introduction for small organisations to social media, advertising and campaigns. What we will cover: Facebook Ads and using Ads Manager How to set up simple but effective ads for a targeted audience Tracking the performance of your ads This is an interactive workshop so please bring along your tablets and laptops and look to grow your digital skills. Book here: https://bit.ly/2OjivPR or for more details please contact alisonledson@halifax.co.uk
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Online Trading for Startups

Trading online sustainably can feel like a minefield. There are lots of practical steps which businesses need to take when trading online to help ensure that they develop consumer trust, comply with the law and develop a business which is well positioned to take advantage of the opportunities. The relative ease with which businesses can trade online means that key issues are often overlooked. In this FREE practical session, we will deliver tips to make sure businesses comply with their obligations, are positioned to make the most of their opportunity and are well placed to deal with the risks. Book your place here: <a href='https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/online-trading-for-startups-tickets-115022964784'>www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/online-trading-for-startups-tickets-115022964784</a>
Date: 04 November 2020
Time: 10:30 - 11:30
Description: Trading online sustainably can feel like a minefield. There are lots of practical steps which businesses need to take when trading online to help ensure that they develop consumer trust, comply with the law and develop a business which is well positioned to take advantage of the opportunities. The relative ease with which businesses can trade online means that key issues are often overlooked. In this FREE practical session, we will deliver tips to make sure businesses comply with their obligations, are positioned to make the most of their opportunity and are well placed to deal with the risks. Book your place here: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/online-trading-for-startups-tickets-115022964784
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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