Trade School is great way of sharing skills and talents. Anyone can teach something they are skilled at, or passionate about. Learners ‘pay’ for classes with a small barter item.
Whatever your role, sector, areas of interest or experience, if you value collaboration, openness and community you’re warmly invited to join the CoLab Dudley community as a co-worker.
To help us learn about unleashing synergy through co-working, collaboration coach and community builder Lloyd Davis will be spending the afternoon of Wednesday 18 January with us in Dudley.
From keeping urban hens to playing hand chimes, the launch of Trade School Dudley promises the variety and uniqueness of classes which Trade Schools around the world are known for. Donna Roberts has worked her magic and bought together local people with fascinating skills and talents to share their knowledge with you, in return for […]
Have you ever wanted the chance to learn something new? Do you have a skill or talent you’d love to share with other people? If so, Trade School Dudley is just the thing for you!
We’re hosting an informal get-together on Tuesday 7 June, 10am-1pm. It’s for people interested in being part of starting, or teaching or learning at Trade School Dudley, or anyone simply curious to know more.
The Community Lover’s Guide is an invaluable, must-use resource for anyone seeking to unlock the wealth of creativity, skills, knowledge and resources in communities and neighbourhoods. This post introduces the guide and suggests ideas to encourage more of us to use it.
As more and more people get involved in projects and learning through CoLab Dudley there will be more and more people sharing stories and insights here on our blog. This is our first post from Donna Roberts, who will keep us updated on the demonstrator projects she is catalysing though CoLab Dudley.
We welcomed visitors from the NHS Confederation to a lunchtime workshop in our Pop-up Lab at DY1. Dudley was the first location in a series of site visits they are making to spread learning from the NHS vanguard programme.
Wow! It isn’t yet 4 weeks since we re-launched CoLab Dudley and there is so much is happening. This post provides a round-up of activity in the last few weeks and an insight into conversations and thinking behind the scenes.
I couldn’t resist sharing this great opportunity for a creativity boost. Impact Hub Birmingham is a community of people with entrepreneurial spirit working in all sorts of fields to build a better Birmingham. Members have access to a beautiful collaborative work and event space in Digbeth, and you’re invited to spend a day with them for free!