Woodbridge business experts are offering their free time to help grow the skills and talent of their community with a series of masterclasses.
Members of Choose Woodbridge will host a series of toolbox talks to help the business community to boost customer numbers, encourage enterprise and increase profits.
The first will be held on September 5 and hosted by Tony Moorcroft from Coast Consulting.
The workshop, titled How to Lead, will show you how to be a more effective leader, adapt your approach, engage and motivate team members and set clearly understood goals.
He said: “Whatever the business climate, developing your skills can be a key differentiator for your business.
“Choose Woodbridge have gathered (and continue to gather) a collaboration of some great subject matter experts who regularly help businesses locally, nationally and globally.
“They are sought out by organisations such as Microsoft, Costain, Channel 4, Hotel Chocolat, Harvey Nichols, Harrods, to name a few.
“These outstanding masterclasses will provide people with pragmatic information, tools and techniques to leverage the best from your business, as well as providing you with relevant development to ensure you constantly add value.”
For Choose Woodbridge members, these masterclasses are part of the value you get for your subscription and you are entitled to one free attendance per membership.
For non-members and additional attendees, there is a charge of £30 per person.
Tony said: “We are limited to approximately 50 places so seats for these highly anticipated events will be offered on a first time first served basis.”
Each masterclass will last 90 minutes including time for questions and answers. They are at The Shire Hall and start promptly at 7pm.
Here is the full list of masterclasses already scheduled:
1. How to Lead. 5 September
Tony Moorcroft, International Performance Coach, Keynote Speaker, Leadership Expert, Coast Consulting Ltd. will show you how to be a more effective leader, adapt your approach, engage and motivate team members and set clearly understood goals. He will share with you the world’s most taught leadership model.
2. How to communicate more effectively. 24 September
Maria Banks. Executive Business Life Coach, Strada Innovation will show you how to improve the effectiveness of your communication so that people are clear about your message and you can be more aligned with people so avoiding conflict.
3. How to start and finish anything. 22 October
Tom Boother. Runner, Speaker, Trainer will share his 7-step plan for overcoming procrastination and mastering big and small projects in one engaging, informative and fun session.
4. How to use Linkedin to leverage your business. 12 November
Liam Barrett. CEO Premier Digital Marketing will show how social media isn’t just a nice to do but an essential tool for business in the 21st century. He’ll take the mystery out of Linkedin and show you how you can easily leverage this tool confidently.
5. How to be the best employer. 5 December
Greg Jones, Solicitor & Employment Law specialist, Greene and Greene Solicitors is incredibly experienced at helping employers avoid potential landmines and he will show you some simple steps for staying on the right side of the law and how to engage your team members so they stick around for longer as well as showing you how to navigate darling with that ‘awkward’ employee.
If you’d like to register for any or all of these, please email firstname.lastname@example.org