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New Managers – The Beginner’s Guide with Deborah Clark of Get Real Leadership 14th April – Newton Rigg, Penrith – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

January 21-8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

It’s an exciting time in anyone’s career. They’ve put the hours in, they’ve delivered the goods and now they get the reward they’ve been hoping for. They have landed their first leadership position, they’ve made it – and now the hard work begins... Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and Deborah Clark of Get Real Leadership, 14th April, Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith – 9:30 to 4:30 in a workshop aimed at helping new managers order their thinking, prioritise actions and…

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Tackling Sickness Absence with Michael Bauer of Cumbria Employments Solicitors, Newton Rigg, 22nd January – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

January 22-10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

Whether it is staff who have a poor sickness record due to sporadic days off sick here and there or someone on long-term sick, such absences all have an impact on a business, on productivity and sometimes on the morale and attitude of other staff. BOOK HERE This practical and “can-do” training will use hand-outs, sample letters and real examples: Provide practical tips and guidance to minimise avoidable absence; Give clear advice and techniques for tackling repeat short-term absences; Explain…

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Sales Management – with Ian Loftus of Wesgate Financial Services – 23rd January – Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith

January 23-9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

Sales success is not just attitude, it’s about the company culture that drives your team, consequently the majority of skills required of a successful sales manager are completely different from those skills of an effective sales person.  If you manage anyone in a sales or customer facing role, you need to set the ‘code’ and just a small improvement in the effectiveness of sales staff can have a significant effect on the sales, margins, overall profitability and direction of any business. This is one of…

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Advanced Google Analytics workshop with Ethan Giles of novi.digital Ltd -24th January, Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

January 24-10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and Ethan Giles, Senior Operations Manager of novi.digital Ltd – UK award-winning specialist digital marketing consultancy for an interactive day focused on building advanced Google analytics skills. 24th January , Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith, 10am to 4pm BOOK HERE Through the day Ethan will cover: Making sure that Analytics is set up correctly. Looking at traffic from different data sources. Setting up conversion tracking for goals and ecommerce. Using Events for tracking important user…

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Pitch To Win – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce – Tuesday 28th January – 10am to 4pm

January 28-10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Pitch To Win   Tuesday 28th January – 10am to 4pm Cumbria Chamber of Commerce, Broadacre House 3rd Floor, 16-20 Lowther Street, Carlisle, CA1 2HH Pitching made easy! This course covers communication, pitching strategies, tools, pitch decks storytelling, grabbing attention, elevator pitches, pitching for investment, pitching to clients, building rapport, presenting and more … To book email lesleyr@cumbriachamber.co.uk or call 0844 257 84 50

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BSUS Workshop: Mailchimp from Scratch

January 30-10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mailchimp from Scratch 30th January 10am to 4pm Cumbria Chamber of Commerce, 3rd Floor Broadacre House, 16-20 Lowther Street, Carlisle, CA3 8DA How to get started with email marketing in your business for free! This workshop will cover: What is email marketing? Are you already sitting on a goldmine? Why should all businesses be email marketing? Setting up your (free) Mailchimp account Mailchimp account settings Campaigns (what are they, set-up and organisation) Templates (using Mailchimp’s, creating your own, should you…

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Employment Law Review 2019 – with Michael Bauer of Cumbria Employment Solicitors – 30th January 2020, Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

January 30-10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cost to members: £55 – £95

Employment Law Review 2019 Employment law is constantly changing and 2019 saw some major developments of which you should be aware if you are to keep on top of the rules affecting your workforce and your business. The training will cover the key developments of last year and will do so from a practical and down-to earth perspective where we seek to give you clear and straightforward guidance on what you should be looking out for and how you should…

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Emergency First Aid at Work (Kendal)

January 31

Cost to members: £69

9.30am – 4.30pm (registration at 9.20am) The national standard in emergency first aid training for small & medium businesses with a low to medium risk work environment. This 1-day first aid course is ideal for organisations with a requirement for certificated first aid that offers cost effective training & meets the national HSE standards for first aid in the workplace. All courses are certificated by the Lakes Medics Training Ltd and meet the minimum training requirements for emergency first aid in the workplace…

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New Managers – The Beginner’s Guide with Deborah Clark of Get Real Leadership 3rd February – Newton Rigg, Penrith – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

February 3-9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

It’s an exciting time in anyone’s career. They’ve put the hours in, they’ve delivered the goods and now they get the reward they’ve been hoping for. They have landed their first leadership position, they’ve made it – and now the hard work begins... Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and Deborah Clark of Get Real Leadership, 3rd February, Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith – 9:30 to 4:30 in a workshop aimed at helping new managers order their thinking, prioritise actions and…

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Introduction to Excel with Lake Mill Ltd – 5th February – Carlisle – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

February 5-9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

Join Lorraine Millican of Lake Mill Ltd and Cumbria Chamber of Commerce 9am to 4pm, for a  training designed to familiarise users with the main features of Microsoft Office Excel. The delegate rate for this one day workshops is £95 + VAT members / £145 +VAT non-members. To book a place on this workshop, you will be directed to our third party event booking site. The information you provide remains the property of Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and will not…

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