1. Services

Digital marketing keynotes and plenaries

Disquiet Dog founder, Richard Bradford, will inspire, challenge and support your delegation. And, in collaboration with award-winning improvisation troupe The Maydays, we can take your conference experience to a whole new level.

Richard presents in English, French, German and Spanish. If you don't require a custom talk, browse the following to see if anything fits the bill.

Richard Bradford, Managing Director of Disquiet Dog, seated in front of a microphone on an expert panel discussion.

10 steps to digital enlightenment

An easy-to-access 1-hour keynote which works well for all levels. Light-hearted and inclusive, this talk contains some powerful messages and challenging concepts, and is adapted to your business sector.

Client
Business English UK
Date
Duration
1 hour

How to boost profit by changing one single web page

A 40- to 60-minute seminar looking at how, contrary to popular belief, you can improve your website, profitably, one page at a time. We advocate a content-first approach which is somewhat revolutionary in the industry. We like being that.

Client
StudyWorld
Date
Client
English UK Marketing Conference
Date

I always enjoy attending any session by Richard Bradford

Exploring digital culture change

A five-hour interactive training seminar to look at how education providers can embed the kind of digital culture in their organisations so that everyone can contribute to the digital effort.

Client
English UK
Date
Duration
5 hours

Winning bigger tenders: a loser’s guide

A one-hour session designed to test comfort zones around pitching for, winning and delivering a successful large-scale education programme.

Client
StudyWorld
Date
Duration
1 hour

Tendering workshop

A four-hour fully bespoke workshop to help a prominent group of language schools develop a robust process and action plan for large-scale education tendering.

Date
Duration
4 hours

Digital marketing in study travel: expert panel discussion

Panel discussion as part of an afternoon of discussion around the theme of ‘Digital Marketing and the Student Experience of Language Study Abroad’.

Client
IALC: International Association of Language Centres
Date

What happens next will blow your mind

A plenary session on how digital marketing in education is likely to change in the future, and what education providers can be doing now to get ahead of the trend.

Client
English UK
Date

Good communicator. Authority over subject matter without arrogance. Some very helpful insights. Provocative. Very informative and entertaining. Excellent speaker. Great presentation with some excellent ideas.

We need a new website. How to deal with developers and get the site you really need.

An elective session on how to collaborate effectively as an organisation to make the development of a new website as painless as possible.

Client
English UK
Date

Came at the right time for us. Also very useful to discuss other schools’ experiences. Very engaging, relevant content, lots of interaction time and time to reflect on our own experiences and share these with other candidates. Great session.

How education providers can use their own people to develop digital content

A success story of how a school was able to harness the creative power of its staff to significantly boost its search engine positioning, plus lots of tips on how other schools can do the same.

Client
StudyWorld
Date

When schools and agents join forces

Presentation looking at how internationally focused schools and their in-country educational tour operator ‘agents’ can collaborate effectively around digital marketing.

Client
IALC: International Association of Language Centres
Date

Face up to your elephants

A presentation looking at the three elephants in the room of Business English in the UK: that the market is mature, that schools and agents are in competition, and that demand has gone digital. A challenging talk to urge school owners to think differently about decision-making in a digital world.

Client
Business English UK
Date

Collaborative pitching for corporate contracts

A presentation on how education providers can create complex proposal documents and pitches in a short space of time for international government education tenders.

Client
Business English UK
Date

How to deliver digitally with limited resources

A talk aimed at education establishments with a small marketing department and a big need for content.

Client
StudyWorld
Date
Client
AOSEC Digital Learning Network
Date

How to win international tenders in less than a week

A recap of how Richard put together a 65-page tender and a custom pitch video in three days and successfully won a six-figure international education tender.

Client
UK Trade and Industry
Date

Plenary and keynote fees

Fees include adaptation of an existing talk to the specific context of your delegation.

Keynote/plenary with audience participation

Up to 60 minutes
£750 + VAT + travel/subsistence*

Energiser and plenary with audience participation

Up to 90 minutes
£1,250 + VAT + travel/subsistence*

Energiser and keynote into workshop format

Up to 3 hours
£1,950 + VAT + travel/subsistence*

Energisers and keynote into workshop/training day

Up to 6 hours (full day)
£3,500 + VAT + travel/subsistence*

*Overnight accommodation prior and/or post event may be required, subject to the location of your event

Drop us a quick line if you’d like a custom talk. We can also conduct audits first and present your findings to the whole organisation.