Monthly Archives: November 2013

DOING BUSINESS WITH THE BRITISH

On Tuesday 26th November we hosted the fifth session of the “Leadership in Focus Forum” at the Spanish Chamber and this time organised in collaboration with International House London, member of the Chamber. David Solomons, from IH London, was in charge of delivering the topic for the day: Doing business with the British. Born in […]

Blind Tasting for Patrons at The Haciendas Club

On Thursday 21st November the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain organised an exclusive blind tasting evening for Patrons in collaboration with The Haciendas Club, members of the Chamber, at their venue by the riverside. It was a chilly evening outside, but guests felt relieved when they got into the warm “Magister Room” where […]

SOCIAL MEDIA: MANAGING THE RISKS

Social Media is certainly becoming a trending topic amongst professionals since its business usage has significantly increased in recent years. However, it could also represent a risk if companies do not properly manage their own social media networks or their use among employees. In order to find out more about how to tackle potential risks […]

THE IMPORTANCE OF GETTING YOUR ENGLISH RIGHT

Last Tuesday 5th November we were holding the seminar “Get you English Right”, in collaboration with Premium Languages, member of the Spanish Chamber. Tom Newman, from the Spanish Chamber, welcomed attendees on behalf of our institution and introduced the representatives from Premium Languages. In first place, Adrián Vega, Director of Premium Languages, addressed participants to […]

A Different Halloween Night with a Spanish Twist

On Thursday 31st October we held an informal Halloween Party in collaboration with our member The Haciendas Co. The event took place at their venue on the Thames riverside bank which boasts impressive views over the Tate Modern, the Millennium Bridge and the Globe theatre. Our members and their guests had the opportunity to spend […]

LEAD THE WAY: ELECTRIC PUBLIC SPEAKING

On Wednesday 30th October we held a seminar “Lead the Way: Electric Public Speaking”, which was the fourth session of our “Leadership in Focus Forum” series, this time in collaboration with Avocets Consulting. Christine Bunnenberg, John Waterman and Andrew Weale led the event after being introduced to our attendees by the Secretary General of the […]