Unleash Super Human Performance : Gain a Competitive Advantage For Yourself and Your Career
Nov
20
7:00 PM19:00

Unleash Super Human Performance : Gain a Competitive Advantage For Yourself and Your Career

If you believe in the quote, ‘health is wealth’ and think good health is a necessity for success, this talk is just for you! Women Talent Connect brings to you an evening with Dr. Hanan Selim, an expert speaker, author and healthpreneur who will be discussing simple yet powerful health and mind hacks to transform yourself to have the health and exponential performance you need in your life and career!

[50AED per person, limited seats]

When: Tuesday, 20th November, 7:00PM-9PM

Where: Rove Hotel Downtown Dubai

RSVP: http://bit.ly/2qj35il 

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Business Etiquette - Your Key to Success
Nov
24
10:30 AM10:30

Business Etiquette - Your Key to Success

How do you remain employable? How do you stand out from the crowd? If these two questions have ever crossed your mind, this workshop is for you! This workshop is aimed at elevating your etiquette in business, and teach you how to build a solid and valuable professional reputation, to be more confident in business situations, and to stand out in the crowd. If you’re excited to learn, come along and bring your business card with you!

[150AED per person, limited seats]

When: Saturday, 24th November, 10:30AM-12:30PM

Where: Rove Hotel Dubai Marina

RSVP: Here

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FUTURO FLOW Creativity, Innovation and Design Talk & Workshop
Oct
31
6:30 PM18:30

FUTURO FLOW Creativity, Innovation and Design Talk & Workshop

FUTURO FLOW brings to you a learning event that entails entertainment by knowledge spreading of creativity, design and innovation for the future flow community. During the event there will also be a Spanish future design video screening!

[free for letswork members, limited seats]

When: Wednesday 31st October, 6:30PM-9PM

Where: Rove Downtown Hotel

RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/Futuro-Flow-Creativity-and-Design-Talks/events/255630868/

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Double Your Instagram Double Your Business Workshop
Oct
27
10:00 AM10:00

Double Your Instagram Double Your Business Workshop

Feeling frustrated with the Instagram algorithm and your following has plateaued? This workshop is just for you! With a focus on everything Instagram, you will learn how to understand & position your brand, how to create and optimize your business profile, how to find your target audience, create compelling content and lots more.

[Paid, limited seats]

When: Saturday 27th October, 10AM-1PM

Where: DusitD2 Kenz Hotel

RSVP: http://bit.ly/DoubleYourInstagramDoubleYourBusinessWorkshop

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Start up Grind x instashop
Oct
23
6:30 PM18:30

Start up Grind x instashop

John is the founder and CEO of InstaShop, the leading on demand grocery shopping app in the GCC, operating in the region since 2015 and having been nominated for two consecutive years as one of the most promising startups in the Arab world by Forbes. InstaShop is present in 4 countries & expanding.

The platform allows users to access their nearby supermarket directly through their mobile app and shop for groceries with delivery straight to their door in 30 to 60 minutes depending on location. in 2016, Souq.com invested in Instashop.

John holds a bachelor & master degree in Mechanical Engineering along with MScBA in General Management; he led the global competitive intelligence of PHILIPS Consumer Lifestyle for 2 years & set up the marketing Intelligence department for the Middle East & Turkey Lighting organization, while he also has prior experience in the startup world having founded a voice social network application.

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Stress Less
Oct
17
11:00 AM11:00

Stress Less

Stress Less Workshop
During the stress-less workshop you will learn the symptoms of stress, how it affects you physically and mentally, and how to deal with it using some simple NLP techniques and some daily routine tips.
When: Wednesday 17th October
Where: Rove Hotel Dubai Marina 
Please RSVP: here 

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KidPreneur competition
Oct
7
4:30 PM16:30

KidPreneur competition

In association with Entrepreneur ME — Strategic Sponsors: Young Arab LeadersMompreneurs Worldwide & letswork — Venue Sponsor: Rove Dubai Marina — Media partner: Lovin Dubai — Outreach Sponsor: ومضة - wamda — Sponsor and exhibitor: 8 Marketing 

Open to all students in the UAE (up to 15 years of age), the #KidPreneurAward2018 is designed to bring out the best in young inventors, creative thinkers & entrepreneurs. 

Students will be invited to pitch their ideas to a panel of expert judges and business leaders with a workshop ahead of the event to help them prepare their presentations. Register here http://www.kidpreneuraward.com/ or by DM on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter @BizWorldUAE 
Submission Dealine: Friday, September 28th, 2018

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VAT Health Check
Oct
3
6:30 PM18:30

VAT Health Check

Objective:

Gain confidence in the health of your VAT reporting and compliance.

Be prepared for a FTA (Federal Tax Authority) audit.

We will help you:

Reduce complications and confusions pertaining to VAT (how the first 8 months have been)

Understand FTA’s clarifications to the law and their impacts

Save time and reduce cash flow impact by employing Import/Export Reverse Charge Mechanism (for goods only)

Avoid penalizations and voluntary disclosures

Discuss other general best practices to asses the health of your VAT reporting and compliance

Bonus:

We will be available afterwards for a tax clinic, and answer any specific questions you might have regarding your unique situation.

Invited guest speaker will be Wahaj Siddiqui; with 13 years of experience Audit, Tax, Accounting, Reporting & Risk Management. Wahaj has diverse industry experience in the airline, banking and auditing fields. He also has a perfect score on the KPMG entrance exam, led up to 6 audits simultaneously and managed clients across oil, financial services, trading and automobiles.

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Skillx Lab- Creative Investments
Sep
26
11:00 AM11:00

Skillx Lab- Creative Investments

Together with Dubai Youth Council, Sxill Lab offers workshops that help the youth find new hobbies and skills. This workshop is in collaboration with Emaar and Dubai Real Estate Institute with the aim to educate the youth on real estate investments through practical examples and gamification.
[Free, Under 30s, limited seats]
When: Saturday 29th September, 11AM-3PM
Where: Emaar Dubai Hills

Please RSVP at: https://bit.ly/2QzPMG8

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letswork x Thrive Woman
Sep
25
6:00 PM18:00

letswork x Thrive Woman

Join us for the third edition of letswork x Thrive Woman's speaker series!

Thrive Woman is a platform that showcases the stories behind the achievements of entrepreneurs, innovators and visionaries to inspire careers, cultivate ambition and create community.

This series will feature:

  1. Farida Gilmore: Founder and Coach- Thrive Woman

  2. Assia Riccio: Founder- Evolvin’ Women

  3. Sara Tabana: Founder- Roots Bistro, BDM- MEA Cerner

  4. Natasha D’Souza: Business Journalist and Strategist

RSVP is essential and FREE. Drinks & snacks will be provided.

Please RSVP at: http://bit.ly/ThriveSep

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FUTURO FLOW Creativity,Innovation and Design Talks and Workshops #3
Sep
25
12:00 PM12:00

FUTURO FLOW Creativity,Innovation and Design Talks and Workshops #3

These creativity and design talks are positioned to give a stage for the speakers composed of designers, creatives, artists and inspired industry people. There through this event platform they the speakers are to start "Sharing the process", they will do so presenting their experiences and developments within the industry by storytelling and presenting 30 minute keynotes and thus effectively adding value to the would be goers of the event as they share exposure from their respective creativity and design fields. ultimately during this event attendees are able to connect with like minded creative and design aficionados and lastly serve as a social networking space.

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CLEAR Innovation Workshop
Sep
22
10:30 AM10:30

CLEAR Innovation Workshop

CREATIVE LEADERS ENGAGE IN ACTIONABLE ROLES (C.L.E.A.R.)

Letswork member Mary Sidhom will be holding a 2-hour workshop where you can learn more about creative and innovative tools you can apply daily to your creative and business projects.

Speaker: Mary Sidhom MBA PMP- Innovation in Project Managment Consultancy

Networking along with snacks/coffee/tea  included -  75 AED

Please RSVP at https://calendly.com/mary-sidhom/clear-creative-leaders-engage-in-actionable-roles/09-22-2018

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Applied Improv Workshop with Martin Scholtz
Sep
12
7:30 PM19:30

Applied Improv Workshop with Martin Scholtz

Are you Head of L&D / HR (or equivalent position) and:

  • Are you open to discover a new way for employee knowledge and skill acquisition in order to help meet your organization’s business needs? 

  • Would you like to see a new approach where people effectively deal with change?

  • Would you like to explore a hands-on experience in developing soft-skills needed for successful team work and leadership?

Then this experiential learning workshop will give a glance at techniques and mindsets from the field of applied improvisation that can benefit individuals, teams and organisations.

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Hopscotch Career Clinic
Aug
30
9:00 AM09:00

Hopscotch Career Clinic

CEO and Founder of ORENDA+ Bloom, Callie Dickens will host a Career Clinic on August 30th at Rove Downtown Dubai. 

"Callie will be presenting her "you ARE awesome" workshop which will focus on beating imposter Syndrome which has been identified as one of the leading issues holding women back in the workplace. Imposter Syndrome is the irrational thought that we don't deserve what we have; that we haven't earned it, that we aren't good enough and that any minute now, everyone else is going to realize it too."

Email events@hopscotch.work to register! 

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Futuro Flow Creativity and Design Talks #5
Aug
28
7:00 PM19:00

Futuro Flow Creativity and Design Talks #5

Futuro Flow creativity and design talks are a movement of innovation, culture and learning.

The talks are positioned to give a stage for the speakers composed of designers, creatives, artists and inspired industry people. Speakers present their experiences within the creative industry by storytelling and presenting 30 minute keynotes. The key is to add value to the attendees, build connections with like-minded creative and design aficionados and serve as a social networking space.

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letswork x Thrive Woman
Jun
27
8:30 AM08:30

letswork x Thrive Woman

Join us for the second edition of letswork x Thrive Woman's series of 'Ted Talks meets Business Chicks'!

Thrive Woman is a platform that showcases the stories behind the achievements of entrepreneurs, innovators and visionaries to inspire careers, cultivate ambition and create community. 

  • Hear from three business founders deliver impactful talks around their careers and businesses 
  • Feel inspired, encouraged and supported to take the next step in your career journey
  • Cultivate new friendships, career and business ideas

Speakers:

  1. Rasheda Khatun Khan - Founder, Design Your Life
  2. Lindsey Fournie - Co-Founder, Be Bar, Blow-dry Bar
  3. Scott Chamber - Founder, Surf House Dubai

RSVP is essential and FREE at - http://bit.ly/ThriveJune
Tea, coffee and parking provided

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 Futuro Flow Creativity and Design Talks #2
Jun
13
7:00 PM19:00

Futuro Flow Creativity and Design Talks #2

Teaming up with the co-working space startup "letswork" of Dubai and a Dubaian organic creative community named " The Creative Bunch", I the organizer of Futuro flow creativity and design talks campaign the movement of innovation culture learning. Influenced from the Hyperisland mindset of "continues learning", I am driven with the intent of organising an event platform that delivers creativity and design talks every 2 weeks monthly in the UAE uniquely located at The ROVE hotels through Lets work spaces.

These creativity and design talks are positioned to give a stage for the speakers composed of designers, creatives, artists and inspired industry people. There through this event platform they the speakers are to start "Sharing the process", they will do so presenting their experiences and developments within the industry by storytelling and presenting 30 minute keynotes and thus effectively adding value to the would be goers of the event as they share exposure from their respective creativity and design fields. ultimately during this event attendees are able to connect with like minded creative and design aficionados and lastly serve as a social networking space.

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HR Seminar and Workshop - Employee Engagement
May
15
7:30 AM07:30

HR Seminar and Workshop - Employee Engagement

Discover the collective power of four leading HR organizations as they analyze the results of their latest HR survey. Attendees will learn how to overcome two main HR challenges - performance and administration, gain valuable tips and tricks for HR effectiveness.

Experts form the fields of HR Management, Recruitment and Learning & Development will showcase small changes that can have a big impact for SMEs, increasing productivity, effectiveness and employee retention. 

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Letswork x Unwind The Grind - Influencing Beyond Numbers
May
12
6:30 PM18:30

Letswork x Unwind The Grind - Influencing Beyond Numbers

Unwind The Grind is a millennial career development platform founded by Saima Hasan. letswork is excited to be the venue host for the next Unwind The Grind event titled 'Influencing Beyond Numbers'!

Nothing more can propel your career or business than becoming a recognized expert in what you do. True thought leaders and influencers have a clear stance and a strong voice to have a real influence and create positive impact on society. We'll be hearing from a range of speakers from the arts, fitness, business and cultural industries!

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Women Talent Connect - 7th Women in Leadership Networking Event
May
12
3:00 PM15:00

Women Talent Connect - 7th Women in Leadership Networking Event

Women Talent Connect is an HR consultancy formed to bridge the existing gender diversity gap in Middle East workplaces by connecting talented women to the right jobs using targeted search methods. WTC works across all sectors and professional levels, with a focus on leadership positions. 

WTC will be hosting its 7th Women in Leadership Networking Event at the Rove Downtown.

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Futuro Flow Creativity and Design Talks #1
May
9
7:00 PM19:00

Futuro Flow Creativity and Design Talks #1

Future Flow is a series of talks and workshops sponsored by letswork for anyone interested in creativity and design. Hovering between different letswork location, each session will attract a range of speakers from the creative industry to discuss a range of topics!

Session 1 will cover the following three topics:
- 'One Design, Many Stories'
- 'Iconic Brand Design'
- 'The Anti-Innovation Approach'

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Letswork x Thrive Woman
Apr
18
8:30 AM08:30

Letswork x Thrive Woman

Thrive is a platform designed to inspire careers cultivate ambition, encourage collaboration and create community. Join us for a morning of "TED Talks meets Business Chicks" and hear from a talented panel of business founders deliver impactful talks around their careers and businesses. Cultivate new friendships, careers and business ideas. Feel inspired, encouraged and supported to take the next step in your career journey with Thrive Woman and letswork! 

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Dubai Chamber Smartpreneur Competition
Apr
15
to Apr 16

Dubai Chamber Smartpreneur Competition

  • letswork at Rove Dubai Marina (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

letswork is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the 2018 edition of the Dubai Smartpreneur Competition launched by Dubai Startup Hub, an initiative of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in partnership with Smart Dubai. The competition seeks to give startups the potential to become part of Dubai Government’s Strategy to “elevate the city into a global platform for innovation-focused businesses.” Open to all entrepreneurs based in the UAE, this year, the competition’s categories are on startups who have concepts in the field of blockchain, artificial intelligence and digital transformation.

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Mindfulness Meditation Session
Apr
11
5:00 PM17:00

Mindfulness Meditation Session

Mindfulness is a technique which can help people manage their mental health or simply gain more enjoyment from life. It can be easy to rush through life without stopping to notice much. Paying more attention to the present moment – to your own thoughts and feelings , and to the world around you – can improve your mental wellbeing.

letswork is co-hosting a free mindfulness meditation taster session with Mindfulness UAE. Mindfulness UAE was established in 2017 with the mission to have a positive impact on the community by teaching the practice of mindfulness. Their programs are delivered by certified mindfulness practitioner, Bahar Wilson.
 

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VAT for SMEs Seminar
Feb
28
5:00 PM17:00

VAT for SMEs Seminar

An information session for freelancers, entrepreneurs and SMEs discussing the recent implementation of Value Added Tax (VAT) in the UAE, answering any questions they may have regarding VAT with our VAT expert panel and trialling SAGE One - the online accounting software for SMEs.

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