"How to develop your business"
Tuesday 24th January 2017
Mercure Parkway Hotel Sheffield, Britannia Way, Catcliffe, Sheffield, S60 5BD
6.00.p.m. For a 6.30.p.m start - 8.30.p.m.
This event will be built around a series of interactive discussions and will seek input from all attendees and the session will explore a wide range of measures and topics including the following:
- What business support exists to assist you?
- What public support programmes are currently available e.g. The Sheffield City Region Growth Hub.
- Public funding and available grants
- Private sector support e.g. provision of specialist expertise
- Using networks - free and paid for
- Business strategy and marketing - some simple models.
Event Facilitator: Antony Davies from Marmotte Consulting (Click here for more information)
In January 2016 Antony set up his consulting business, Marmotte Consulting, following 28 years working in management and consultancy roles in both industry and service sectors in organisations ranging from small privet practices to large blue chip companies. Most recently he was a co-owner and director in a technology and innovation consultancy based in South Yorkshire, where for the last 16 years he was responsible for delivering complex multi-partner and transnational projects, successfully, on time and within budget. Antony is well networked throughout Europe with extensive experience operating in different cultures and environments, but with a strong grasp of the local economic and business landscape.
Professional photography and video production will be taking place at the event, and these images may be used on future promotional materials for CIPD. Please note that by attending the event, you are giving your consent for your image to be used on any CIPD promotional materials.
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CIPD South Yorkshire and District Branch
We are the South Yorkshire & District Branch of CIPD - the professional body for HR and people development. The not-for-profit organisation champions better work and working lives and has been setting the benchmark for excellence in people and organisation development for more than 100 years.
We offer a range of events and services to HR and L&D professionals as well as the wider business community. We provide opportunities for networking and continuous professional development (CPD) through our exciting events programme; promoting best HR&D practice and raising the profile of the CIPD within the South Yorkshire region.
The branch runs a very successful Consultant Network as a Special Interest group (SIG) with specific interactive events targeted at members specific needs. The Branch also offers a successful mentoring programme for members and has recently been expanded to include job search mentoring. Our range of mentors have a wide range of skills, experience and approaches. All are committed to helping support CIPD members in their professional development
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