Are you looking for an informative and enjoyable way of expanding your professional network?
The Aston Business Network is our regular networking event that provides an opportunity for local businesses to meet each other in a friendly and informal setting, and hear from a topical guest speaker.
Join us from 17:30 to 19:30.
Small Business Growth
Join us as we welcome the new Aston Programme for Small Business Growth cohort to Aston Business Network.
Get well connected and gain insight with Aston Centre for Growth presenting the opportunities they provide small businesses for growth and development.
The programme managers will explain the cohorts journey ahead; developing their leadership skills and building a targeted growth strategy in the company of other ambitious business leaders.
The first guest speaker will be programme alumnus Petra Gale, sharing her highlights of working with Aston University. Petra is an experienced corporate trainer, qualified executive and life coach with over 15 years of experience in commercial functions, both in the UK and globally. Petra has a passion for and thorough understanding of commercial strategy, focusing on talent development, quality standards and the successful achievement of organisational goals. Petra is qualified ISO 9001 Lead Auditor. She has project managed the implementation of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 in a number of environments and has seen these through successive audits.
The second guest speaker is John Holder from Profit-Growth Unlimited. John will present Stop wasting money on ineffectual marketing,, introducing you in a practical way to the fundamentals of marketing and the buyers journey.
If you are considering applying for the autumn 2017 programme there will be opportunity to network and ask questions.