Welcome to our video series Swan TV. Throughout these videos we will meet individuals from local businesses, industry expert, suppliers we work with and Swans to find out how they are coping with lockdown and also speak to them about industry related topics.
In this episode of Swan TV, James is joined by Dutch environmentalist & editor of The Planet, Alexander Verbeek. Over the past 30 years, Alexander has worked on international security, humanitarian and geopolitical risk issues, and the linkage to the earth’s accelerating environmental crisis. He joined us for our Swan Sustainability series to discuss climate change, bio-diversity and sustainability.
In this episode of Swan TV, James talks to Charlie & Jonny Manning of Beachstreet Felixstowe. Inspired by the ‘boxpark’ trend, Beach Street is created from Felixstowe’s own upcycled shipping containers. They discuss how it has helped support independent retailers and also the sense of community amongst the stall holders.
In this episode of Swan TV James talks to Chris Reeve, Managing Director of Reeve Social Media and co-host of Talk Norwich City. They discuss Chris’s 24 hour charity fundraising event for Talk Norwich City, mental health and well-being as well as the importance of being transparent and showing your vulnerable side on social media.
In this episode of Swan TV, Aimee is joined by Daniel Thwaites from Barnes Brinkcraft to discuss how COVID has impacted his business, how they have seen an increase in bookings for staycations in Norfolk this Summer and the importance of family.
In this episode of Swan TV James talks to our Client Discovery Enthusiast, Brogan Baggott about how she became part of the swan family, the drive behind her passion for what she does and her love of Karate!
In this episode of Swan TV James talks to Dr Chris Bushby, CEO of Big C about how he became involved with the charity, what he is most proud of since his time there and some of the biggest challenges they have faced over the past year or so.
In this episode of Swan TV Aimee talks to Jon Perks from EDF about Net Zero and what businesses need to do to help the UK achieve its goal, how COVID has impacted the energy markets and some of the ways businesses can protect themselves from rising energy bills.
In this episode of Swan TV James talks to Bradly Delamare, CEO at Tank Stream Labs. They discuss building community in a shared working environment, the tech sector in Australia and what it takes to be successful in business.
In this episode of Swan TV James talks to Ted Hewett, Social Media Manager at Totem. They discuss some of the challenges facing businesses in terms of employee engagement and running a business virtually, creative strategies he has seen businesses implement in order to enhance company culture and tips to get employees to buy into your company culture.
In this episode of Swan TV James talks to Sophie Lynn, Social Media and Community Manager at FOUR Agency. They discuss some of the challenges with starting a new role during lockdown, the people around her who have offered support and what being a Community Manager entails.
In this episode of Swan TV James talks to Helen Gooch, Head of Conference, Meetings and Events at Delia’s Canary Catering at Norwich City Football Club. They discuss some of the challenges she has faced during lockdown, what measures they have in place to make the club COVID secure and how technology has played an important role during lockdown.
In this episode of Swan TV James talks to Tyler Harrison, Sales Consultant at Liquid 11. They discuss COVID-19 and starting a new role during lockdown, his side hustle being a magician and much more.
In this episode of Swan TV James talks to Cassandra Andrews about her struggles during lockdown, motivational maps and some of the biggest challenges she has seen with people motivating themselves when working from home.
In this episode of Swan TV James talks to Ian Hacon and Chris Carr, Co-owners of Zaks. They discuss what it’s been like working within the hospitality industry during lockdown, having taken over the restaurant just before. Some of the challenges they have faced and how they have overcome them, as well as what it has meant for their staff.
In this episode of Swan TV James talks to Laura Ward, Recruitment Manager at Atkinson Moss. Laura started a new role during lockdown and talks about what it’s been like both working with candidates and beginning a new journey herself during COVID-19.
In this episode James speak to James Heale, Founder and Director of Flywheel Learning Limited about TED talks, COVID19 and growing vegetables during lockdown.
In this episode James speaks to Jaime, Head of Marketing at Indigo Swan about how she has found lockdown and working from home, what she does to keep herself motivated and what she has learnt during this tricky time.