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Integrated Transport Planning is the Chamber’s Nottinghamshire Business of the Year

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Bloc Digital is the Chamber’s Derbyshire Business of the Year

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03 Sep

Women in Leadership course – September 2019

Nottingham Business School are running two 3-day courses in September that focus on women in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) who want to progress into senior or leadership roles.

NBV | Effective Recruitment & Performance Management | Master Class

Host: NBV
Venue: Mercury House, Shipstones Business Centre, Basford, Nottingham NG7 7FN
Date: Thursday 24th October, 2019
Time: 09.00-13.00
Cost: FREE

We know our greatest asset is our people and this workshop will discuss techniques that will help get the most from them.

Acknowledging the accelerating pace of change in the workplace, this Master Class details pragmatic solutions and strategies to help you achieve your objectives.

  • Do you struggle to get the right people with the right fit for your organisation?
  • Do you dread or avoid having to discuss performance matters with your employees?
  • Do you find addressing poor performance or conduct difficult?

Join us on this Master Class in finding practical solutions and learn how to maximise your employees’ potential.

Key content:

Saving time, effort and money with the recruitment journey

Effective interviewing – simple tips to get the right candidates

The importance of an Induction and probation periods – getting the right fit for your organisation

Performance Management – setting standards and techniques for productive conversations and employee development

Avoiding the pitfalls of managing formal action when required

Guest Speaker: Sian Cattell, MCIPD, MA

Quite simply, Sian helps businesses get the most out of their people, ultimately helping them reduce employee related issues and become more profitable. Sian is the Managing Director of PreciseHR and has many years’ experience of providing professional HR support at a senior level to the public, private and third Sector.
Her areas of expertise include creating high-performing teams by working closely with directors and managers, organisational change management and tailored training and development solutions that help businesses of all sizes get the most out of their people. She understands how vital the timely HR support can be, particularly to small business owners who need practical and cost-effective solutions to reduce time-consuming and potentially costly employment challenges.

Guest Speaker: Claire Bamford, Assoc CIPD

Claire is an expert in providing practical HR support to all business sectors, thriving in identifying pragmatic interventions to help owners and managers build their knowledge and confidence, whilst increasing the capability, morale and resilience of their workforce.
Whether training or coaching, unblocking barriers with practical toolkits or delivering bespoke training, she brings years of lived experience as a manager and HR professional. As Head of HR Operations for PreciseHR Claire is a versatile operational and HR business professional and significantly through coaching helps managers reach their full potential.

**Due to our funded contract this workshop is only available to individuals or businesses residing in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Greater Lincolnshire and Leicestershire.**

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