We're so excited that you want to participate in the National Day for Staff Networks! In the light of the Coronavirus pandemic, we have decided to do things a little differently this year.


Below are some activities that we are doing in the lead up to the day. We have a whole raft of exciting plans happening on the day - take a look. Don't to follow us on Twitter, Instagram and sign up Power News

Networks Virtual Coffeeshop

We have launched the Networks Virtual Coffeeshop. While many will be working in a different way, it's important to take a break, remain connected and be encouraged. The Networks Coffeeshop will feature selected Webinars, Podcasts, and Interviews aimed at equipping networks with tips, skills and ideas so that you can continue #addingvalue.  Follow us on social media to keep up to date but here are a few things for your diaries: 

Compassion Check with Rasheed Ogunlaru

Wednesdays at 12pm 💚 

It will be a place of inner peace, self discovery,

compassion and fulfilment.

Watch the first episode

Email Rasheed to sign up for the next one


How Employee Networks are responding

to the Coronavirus 

Live Podcast from ERG Power Talk

(a USA led podcast for Networks) - sharing what

organisations are doing to keep their networks

running in spite of all the social distancing

restrictions put in place to combat coronavirus.


Tips for Remote Workers

With the country going into lockdown, most

businesses are now encouraging remote working

for their staff, and with good reason. To avoid the

spread of Covid-19, social isolating is rapidly moving from being suggested to enforced. But this article by Vercida is not here to scare you, it’s to offer advice if you’re home working or self-isolating to help keep you mentally well and productive so that working life can continue. READ 

In Conversation with Rob Neil OBE on advancing inclusion in times of crisis

Rob shares valuable knowledge and insight, from his understanding of D&I and the importance of staff networks, to how to foster connection and belonging in organisations. He also offers advice on how to convert challenge into opportunity in times of crisis (30 mins)

Watch now

Other Resources

Advice for Network Leaders Infographic

Our Power of Staff Networks family have devised a great infographic to remind leaders of the importance of self care. DOWNLOAD


Reset your Diversity & Inclusion Journey - Element of Inclusion brings you a thought provoking podcast on how the worldwide crisis has changed how we work forever.


Download our online guide - See our short guide to five communication platforms to help you stay in touch. Download

Supporting BAME Networks in the NHS during COVID19 - Take a look  Download

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Why Networks Day is important

How you choose to celebrate is entirely up to you but we ask that your event does the following:

  1. Involves all the staff networks celebrating together

  2. That you register your event 

  3. Networks celebrate their added value, inspire colleagues with their stories and transform the conversation about inclusion

  4. Tweet/Insta on the day @day4networks  #addingvalue #makingworkbetter

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