Event Reviews

Review of The Future of Journalism with Tom Watson MP

December 2nd, 2012
Michelle Hodgson, Tom Watson MP and the panel
An audience of around 70 students and members of the public gathered to hear a panel including Tom Watson MP debate The Future of Journalism on 29 November – the same day the findings of the Leveson Inquiry were released.

Blogging for Business, Sept 2012 – Review

September 30th, 2012
The latest Blogging for Business workshop, held on 25 September, was fully booked and very well received by delegates who, as usual, came from a range of professions. Tilla Brook, Life Coach, said: “I’ve been writing blogs for a couple

Coffee & Cake coverage in The Huddersfield Examiner

August 28th, 2012
Examiner on Coffee & Cake 28 Aug 2012
The August meeting of the Coffee & Cake Business Network attracted almost 30 people despite it being held during the summer holidays. There was a lively discussion about apprenticeships, funding and chasing late payment. The following coverage appeared in The

Writing Your Book: From Start to Finish – review

July 31st, 2012
Delegates at the Key Words Creative Writing Day on 8 July 2012
A group of more than a dozen delegates met at Cafe Society on 8 July 2012 to pick up tips and inspiration for writing their books. The writers ranged from aspiring novelists to travel writers, as well as those writing

How to Write an Email Marketing Campaign – review

July 4th, 2012
Writing for Business: How to Write an Email Marketing Campaign
The latest Writing for Business’ course received some very positive feedback from business owners. The first two workshops – ‘Blogging for Business’ and ‘How to Write an Email Marketing Campaign’ – attracted delegates from a diverse range of businesses, including

Blogging for Business – Review

June 24th, 2012
The first Blogging for Business course was a great success, attracting delegates from very different industries, including a pain specialist and the owner of a commercial cleaning company. The workshop included an introduction to why blogging is important, choosing subject

In conversation with bestselling crime thriller author Peter James – Review

June 16th, 2012
More than 50 people braved the unseasonable downpour and turned up to Waterstones, New Street in Huddersfield to see bestselling author Peter James ‘In Conversation’ with Michelle Hodgson of Key Words. The event, held on 14 June 2012, proved very

Dinner & Conversation With Iain Banks – Review

May 23rd, 2012
  Bestselling author Iain Banks was a huge hit when he came to speak in Huddersfield on 27 April 2012. The novelist, who shot to fame with the publication of The Wasp Factory in 1984, has had huge success with

Coffee & Cake Business Network

1. Network 2. Get expert advice 3. Eat cake

The Coffee & Cake Business Network meets every third Thursday of the month at Café Society in Huddersfield. Meetings are friendly, informal and informative and include a Q&A session with a business expert.

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Business Networking

"Networking has been key to building my business and Michelle’s events are always well-attended, relaxed occasions that allow you to develop relationships"

Sarah Gathercole, Mosaic Virtual Office/The Office Fixer
Business Masterclasses & Seminars

“The event was great fun, lively and full of information about how to present your business better. Highly recommended”

Glenn Fox, Foxcom
Author Events

“I have no hesitation in recommending Michelle for her imaginative and efficient organisation of people and events”

Iain Banks, author
Creative Writing Courses

“I really enjoyed the day and I’ve finally found the inspirational kick-start I needed, thank you!”

David Broadhead, delegate ‘How to Write & Sell Your Novel’