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Promoting Quaker values in Business and the Workplace

Virtual Q-Connections Meetings for Members

 

The weekly online Q-Connections meeting started as a response to the Coronavirus pandemic in 2020. These regular Zoom sessions have greatly enriched the life of Q&B this year by fostering new relationships between members and providing a forum for the exchange of ideas, support and networking.    

 Tuesday Q-Connections Meeting (From Tuesday 12 January) 

12.30 - 13.30  GMT

Our Tuesday get together aims to provide 'Q value' with topics for discussion. These sessions allow plenty of space for introductions and checking in. Programmed discussions are led by the coordinator of our development working group. It’s a relaxed, non-pressured atmosphere and a great place to further your Quaker business ethics knowledge and practice.

Topics for January

The next cycle of workshops is on the topic of Community in the Workplace. 

January 19 Week 1 - What is Community in the Workplace?

January 26 Week 2 - Behaving in Community - Your experience

February 2 Week 3 - Promoting Community behaviour in the workplace

February 9 Week 4 - What do We (and Q&B), Do about it?

We meet on Tuesday lunchtimes at 12:30 - bring your lunch!

We follow the Quaker discipline of not interrupting and allowing a pause for reflection after each contribution. Everyone is expected to make a constructive contribution. Find out more: Quaker Business Method

 

Friday Wind Down 

18.30 – 19.30 GMT

Chill out with fellow Quakers and Business members from the UK and further afield. Share your positive experiences to spread optimism and joy.  Or, request support for your workplace challenges and dilemmas in a confidential space. This is a chance to meet people with similar values, share exciting ideas, create real connections, and learn more from experienced Quakers and others. 

On Zoom

These sessions are free and open to all members of the Quakers and Business Group. Please check your regular email newsletter for the link and passcode. If you have lost these, please contact our Communications Coordinator, Suzanne Watts (Contact Us)  

Not a member? 

We welcome visitors who would like to find out more about how we work. If you'd like to join a Q-Connections meeting on a trial basis, contact us as above. 

Please note,  we are all volunteers.  

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