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4th December
11:00 to 15:00
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You Are The Brand (Rise Summit)

4th December 11:00 to 15:00
A one-day festival celebrating the awesomeness that is you! Develop your own personal brand toolkit, and put it to work in support of a more confident future you. Featuring inspirational talks by creatives, entrepreneurs, industry insiders and influencers - and a range of workshops to support you practically in developing your personal brand.

Rise Summits are one day micro-conferences which bring students together around a set of inspirational talks by creatives, entrepreneurs, industry insiders and influencers to explore key themes and develop practical skills.

In our winter summit, our guests will share their stories of building a sense of ‘personal brand’ and how it has helped them to create confidence and the tools to reach their personal and professional goals.

Throughout the summit, you’ll be invited to participate in short and accessible workshops and exercises which will leave you more confident to tell your story to enhance self-belief, boost credibility and support more influential interactions.

Our Host:

Florence Welke, PR for LUSH UK

The Speakers:

Manpreet Dhesi, Studio Dhesi

Mimi Dearing, Creative Producer and Director of Get It Done

Poonam Dhuffer, embodiment practitioner and founder of community care platform, YSM8

Babz and Kondwani, Freshrb

In A Nutshell...

  • Attend... this exciting, industry professional led, one off event that will help you shape your personal brand
  • Engage Online... hear from industry professionals and Man Met alumni how their journey has shaped their personal and professional identity.
  • Plan... your next moves, think about the brand you want to apply to yourself and leave the day with tangible ideas about your brand
  • Implement... your identity, create a presence for yourself and see how it impacts your future.
  • RISE... above, combine your academic skills with your professional insight.
  • Earn up to 50 Rise points ... which can be recognised within your degree.


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