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Lancashire HR Employers Forum - Thursday 30th March 2017

Community & Business Partners CIC

Thursday, 30 March 2017 from 09:00 to 11:30 (BST)

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Lancashire HR Employers Forum 1d 21h 42m Free  

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Thursday 30th March 2017 - 9am to 11.30am 

Samlesbury Hotel, Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston, PR5 0UL

Chaired by Joanne Pickering of Forbes Solicitors


  1. Light breakfast and Networking

  2. Welcome and General Introduction

  3. Lisa Ellis, ACAS (Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service) 
    Providing a summary of key employment law updates 

  4. Alyson Fadil, People Director, Sofology 
    Driving An Agile HR Strategy to Enable Business Growth - Alyson will take you through the transformational journey that changed sofa retailing forever. In an ever changing world with lots of business challenges, The People Team at Sofology positioned itself at the heart of the transformation.  Daring to do things differently, breaking the mould and delivering a People strategy that was agile, flexible and adaptable in order to enable the business to stand out from the crowded market and grow a unique proposition.

  5. Ruth Rule-Mullen, Partner - Employment, HR & Education Team, Forbes Solicitors 
    Risk & Reward – following on from Alyson’s session, Ruth will provide a quick overview on the risks and rewards of introducing a performance related pay scheme, including equal pay issues.

  6. Tracy Heyes - Lancashire Skills and Employment Hub 
    Contributing to a Skilled and Productive Workforce - The Lancashire Skills and Employment Hub is here to support Lancashire businesses to inspire, attract and develop people. Tracy will set the scene and talk about what support is available to your business with regard to upskilling your workforce. In particular Tracy will provide information regarding the TrED programme which helps companies to upskill their staff by offering funded training for individuals in businesses to gain additional skills.

  7. Joanne Pickering, Director of HR & Training, Forbes Solicitors 
    Chair's Report 

  8. Any Other Business

  9. Date of Next Meeting – 5th July 2017

Employment & HR Advice Clinic – from 11.30am to 12.00pm members of Forbes Solicitors Employment and HR Business Support Team will be available to answer any individual questions or queries you may have in relation to your organisation / employees.

Please note: In the event of over subscription, where two colleagues are wishing to attend from the same organisation, we may have to request only one attends. Community & Business Partners will be in touch the week before the Forum if applicable. 


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Samlesbury Hotel
Preston New Rd
United Kingdom

Thursday, 30 March 2017 from 09:00 to 11:30 (BST)

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Community & Business Partners CIC

Community & Business Partners CIC (CBP) is a non-profit making organisation established to support businesses, community groups and voluntary bodies with a range of services, both advisory and practical. At Community & Business Partners we are committed to helping commercial enterprises flourish as well as encouraging greater corporate social responsibility.

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