A message from our friend David M. Brown, Senior Lecturer in Marketing at Northumbria University:
Interested in some free leadership training?
You have no doubt heard about the Small Business Leadership Programme, which is funded through the government via the Small Business Charter.
It aims to build managers’ and directors’ leadership skills so that their firms are more resilient and able to survive and thrive post-lockdown.
For more information please email David: firstname.lastname@example.org
The course is eight weeks in duration, it consists of a 90 minute group webinar and a 30 minute peer group Teams meeting per week, and a modicum of paperwork (feedback form).
Contents include Vision/Mission/Brand, Innovation, Employee Engagement, Leadership, etc.
- England-based SMEs;
- 5-249 employees;
- Trading at least 1yr;
- Delegate has some decision-making responsibility;
- Delegate has at least one line of management;
- One or two delegates allowed per organisation;
- Delegates must commit to the entire programme – may only miss one webinar.
Dr David M Brown
PhD, BA(Hons), PGCE, PG HEP, DipM, SFHEA, MAM
Senior Lecturer in Marketing
Leader of the Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD) Programme
Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University, Room 209, CCE1, New Bridge Street, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 8ST, UK