Beyond Profit, King’s College, Cambridge

Beyond Profit King’s College, Cambridge 4pm-6pm, 11th February Colin has been invited to speak at an event organised by Beyond Profit, the innovative business programme organised by students at King’s College, Cambridge. The event will take place at 4pm on 11th February. Colin will be speaking about the importance of maintaining robust supply chains to social enterprises and private sector businesses. This is a ticket-only event with only a very limited number of places, so if you would like to join the session please email colin@treeshepherd.org.uk asap.

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Jonathan Todd on Labour values and How To Make A Million Jobs

Here’s a blog post you may have missed from Jonathan Todd on Progress Online. He argues that political success stems from understanding the electorate better and framing policy in a way that resonates with people’s values. As an example, he shows the way many voters, especially in the South, have come to equate Labour with the interests of welfare claimants. Jonathan sees the arguments I put forward in How To Make A Million Jobs and the emphasis I put on pro-jobs initiatives as being more representative of Labour values. Read the full blog post here.

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Colin back in Brixton, 16th January

Brixton Library Brixton Wednesday 16th January, 7:00pm On 16th January Colin Crooks will be in Brixton, where he began his journey as a social entrepreneur, to speak about his latest enterprise – Tree Shepherd, and the way it will help to tackle the issue of worklessness. The talk will take place at 7pm at Brixton Library. All welcome. For further details, follow this link and scroll down the page.

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Colin Crooks speaking in PM’s constituency

Jaffé & Neale Bookshop & Café Chipping Norton Thursday 24th January, 6:00pm Colin Crooks will be in the Prime Minister’s constituency on 24th January to speak about the plight of the jobless and how to create jobs. The talk will take place at 6pm at Jaffé & Neale Bookshop & Café, 1 Middle Row, Chipping Norton OX7 5NH. All welcome.

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New event on the How to Make a Million Jobs tour – 24th Jan

PSI Central London Thursday 24th January Founder of Tree Shepherd, Colin Crooks, has been invited to speak at an event organised at PSI in London on Thursday 24th January. He will be speaking about the plight of the long-term unemployed and some of the solutions he proposes in his book, How to Make a Million Jobs. This is a ticket-only event with only a very limited number of places, so if you would like to attend, please email colin@treeshepherd.org.uk asap.

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Colin booked in for another date with School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE)

School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE) Salford, Greater Manchester Wednesday 12th December As well as speaking at SSE on 11th December in Leeds, Colin Crooks has been booked to speak across the Pennines at SSE North West on Wednesday 12th. The event will take place in Salford. Free to attend, all welcome. For anybody interested in what can be done about the plight of the long-term unemployed, this talk is a must. Colin will be speaking about his new social enterprise, Tree Shepherd, as well as his book, How to Make a Million Jobs.

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Colin Crooks to speak at SSE in Leeds

School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE) Leeds Tuesday 11th December Colin Crooks has been booked to speak at SSE in Leeds on Tuesday 11th December. He will be considering what can be done about the plight of the long-term unemployed, his new social enterprise, Tree Shepherd, and his book, How to Make a Million Jobs. Free to attend, all welcome.  

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How to Make a Million Jobs – new event confirmed in West Norwood

West Norwood Library London Wednesday 5th December A new stop on the How to Make a Million Jobs book tour has been confirmed. Author Colin Crooks has been booked to speak at West Norwood Library on Wednesday 5th December. The event is free to attend, all welcome. Colin will be speaking about the plight of the long-term unemployed and his new social enterprise, Tree Shepherd, as well as outlining how he believes it is possible to make a million jobs. For details of how to get to West Norwood Library, click here. Hope to see you there!

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