Past Events

Wed, 15 Nov, 2017

Hessa Street, Barsha Heights

UAE VAT: the latest news

Join your fellow members along with your peers from the Austrian Business Council and the South African Business Council for a breakfast meeting for what may be the most informative UAE VAT introduction and impact assessment session so far.

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Sun, 12 Nov, 2017

Media City

Mix & Mingle at Garden on 8

A relaxed evening of networking, complete with contemporary canapes courtesy of our hosts, awaits BBG members and guests. This is a free to attend event for BBG members while guests may join for a nominal AED 65.

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Wed, 08 Nov, 2017

Sheikh Zayed Road

Taking the Pulse of Executive Development in GCC

Attend this event to gain unique insights into the thinking of C-Suite executives working across the region, and how business strategy – including areas such as margin growth and customer satisfaction – can be influenced by new models of management education.

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Tue, 07 Nov, 2017

Media City

Blog your way to the top

Having a successful blog is one of the best investments of time & effort you can make. Writing about your industry is an extremely effective way of positioning yourself as an expert or thought leader. Social media maven Sam Dancy will walk us through the steps of writing successful blog posts.

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Wed, 18 Oct, 2017

Rebat Street, Al Garhoud, Dubai

Lunch with HMA to KSA Simon Collis

BBG Dubai & Northern Emirates welcomes you to our Autumn VIP Lunch, hosted by BBG Chairman John Martin St.Valery, with an address by Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Simon Collis, who will share an overview of both the commercial opportunities in Saudi Arabia and the broader economic-political picture gleaned from his perspective.

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Tue, 17 Oct, 2017

DIFC

Develop Your Media Skills with Eithne Treanor

Media training is much more than just a simple session of effective communication. It includes understanding the various channels, knowing how to deal with those tricky & awkward questions and using your gestures, voice and tone to leave a long and lasting positive impression. Experience Eithne’s exciting, empowering and exceptional media training

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Tue, 10 Oct, 2017

Business Bay

Future forward – How UK tax changes may affect you

This FREE-FOR-MEMBERS session will cover: The latest changes to the tax climate in the UK; The changes for international private clients that came into effect on 6 April 2017: non-domiciled individuals; The changes for international private clients that came into effect on 6 April 2017: inheritance tax, and MORE...

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Sun, 08 Oct, 2017

Holiday Inn Express, Al Safa

Mix & Mingle at Muchachas

The BBG is delighted to introduce our all-new ‘Mix & Mingle Networking nights’. Join us for an evening of great networking and sample a contemporary feast of flavour from Muchacha’s fiery chefs flown in from Mexico.

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Wed, 04 Oct, 2017

DIFC

Winning the Inner Game of Leadership

Join Nic Woodthorpe-Wright, International Coaching Federation licensed coach to learn: why mindset is the pre-requisite for all success, how to identify your current mindset, how to recognise the trap of self-deception, how to shift your mindset and worldview, and how to maintain your mindset and build your success on it.

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Mon, 02 Oct, 2017

Sheikh Zayed Road

NEW DATE: How to Trigger Talent in Your Organisation

To be able to trigger the talent in your organisation, you must first understand what motivates talent. HR professionals, and even those who lead teams, need to rethink their approach to understand: the real drivers of talent; what makes talented professionals leave; how to challenge your talented professionals so they want to stay.

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