Leading to Grow Programme: Managing Digital and New Technology Adoption
Date: 21 Feb 2020
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The Leading to Grow Programme will support small businesses to grow, innovate and increase productivity through adopting digital and new technologies.
The programme will help small business owners to explore digital and new technologies suited to their business goals, and to develop the management capabilities they need to implement the technologies.
Sheffield University Management School are proud to offer this as exciting programme as part of a consortium of business schools across England accredited by the Small Business Charter.
Places are fully funded by the Business Basics Fund from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy and Innovate UK.
The Leading to Grow Programme benefits:
Develop your management capabilities to introduce digital and new technologies into your business.
Help you to analyse the costs and benefits so that you can make informed decisions about the right technology for your business.
Support you to maximise the benefits of digital and new technology in order to increase productivity and performance of your business.
Help you to encourage innovation and improve employee engagement within your business.
Create insights and knowledge to support other businesses like yours in future.
Offers potential readiness for future ‘Scale-Up’ programmes.
A half-day workshop led by business experts.
Tailored support and expertise specifically designed for your business needs.
A network of peer business leaders in your area focused on growth.
A collegiate peer-learning environment with input from successful business leaders.
An impartial overview of new technologies that can help you to grow your business.
The opportunity to receive further one-to-one tailored support throughout the programme.
Important Eligibility Criteria
You can confirm you are a formally registered business with a trading history of 3 or more years ( must have a VAT number or PAYE number or companies House registration)
You can Confirm your company has between 1-9 employees
You can confirm that your company has not participated in a formal programme delivered by a Business School to raise productivity in the last 12 months.
Dates for the Workshops
Either the 17th or 21st of Feb, you can do either but do not need to attend both, you may not need to attend the April date, but please be free for this before accepting as we will not know until the study begins.
Monday 17th Feb 9am-1pm
Friday 21st Feb 9am-1pm
Friday 24th April 9am-1pm
Click here for more information and to book your place.
Due to anticipated demand, and limited spaces, we recommend you register early to secure your place for one of the initial workshops.