Ready to Grow - Your Road Map to Success Taster - Derby

Host: D2N2 Growth Hub

Location: Derby Conference Centre, London Road, Alvaston, Derby, DE24 8UX

Date: Thursday, 17th September 2020 at 8:30am – 12pm

Cost: FREE

Ready to Grow - Maximising Your Team's Potential Taster

This Ready to Grow taster session is hosted by the D2N2 Growth Hub and is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Strategy and change management are the buzz words for business leaders and successful entrepreneurs.

If you don’t deal in buzz words, then planning, flexibility/ agility may be more familiar terms to you.

As an entrepreneur or business leader, your best chance of success is to have a plan and to remain flexible and agile with your approach. This will allow you to adjust quickly, keeping ahead of your competitors to delight your customers, not to mention keeping your team engaged and balancing the books with positive cash flow.

In this interactive and practical session, we will cut through all the buzz words to give you insight into how you can plan for success plus give you tips on how to execute your plan for business growth.

Who Should Attend:

The Ready to Grow programme is aimed at:

  • SMEs in Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire who employ five or more people.

  • Business owners, leaders and entrepreneurs who have a desire to grow their business but need help getting there.

Note: this session is not suitable for sole-traders.

The Session Will Cover:

  • A clear and logical process for implementing a strategy.

  • An outline of the key steps and potential pitfalls of developing a strategy.

  • Give you a rounded view of the issues and challenges in the fulfilment of your strategy.

  • Importance of company structure to execute your business growth strategy.

  • Explore why change is difficult and how to overcome barriers to change.

What you will take away to Enhance your Business Growth:

  • An understanding of how to prepare for a successful implementation of your strategy.

  • Learn how to kick start your strategy execution, keeping it on track to deliver results.

  • Discover how to take your whole company on a journey of change.


  • 8:30am – 8.45am – Registration, Networking and refreshments

  • 8:45am – 9:00am – Introduction to the D2N2 Growth Hub presentation

  • 9:00am – 10:15am – Seminar

  • 10:15am – 10:30am - Refreshments

  • 10:30am – 11:30pm - Seminar

  • 11:30am – 12:00 Finish and Networking


Dr Cham Kang

Dr Cham Kang is a business and marketing consultant/ coach.

He has extensive experience in strategy, innovation, change management, business planning and execution with both global multinationals and SMEs to empower leadership teams to achieve strategic goals and business growth.






The support provided by D2N2 Growth Hub 2019-2022 is part-funded via the European Regional Development Fund, therefore we are required to evidence that you are a small to medium sized enterprise. Prior to attending a D2N2 Growth Hub event, or contact with a D2N2 Growth Hub Adviser, you will need to submit an SME enrolment form providing details of your business. If you haven’t already done so, you can complete this now by downloading the form HERE.

Please print the form, complete all areas, sign in ink, scan and return by email to with Growth Hub 2019-22 enrolment form in the subject line. We must receive the completed SME Enrolment form prior to the event date in order to confirm your booking, failure to complete the form will result in your booking being cancelled.



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