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Free Workshop – Refining and defining your marketing message – 28th August, Carlisle – Cumbria Growth Catalyst

August 28-10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cost to members: Free to eligible businesses

Refining and defining your marketing messages At its most basic level, marketing is about getting the right the right message to the right people at the right time at the right place. It sounds easy. But one of the biggest stumbling blocks is crafting the right messages that connect with your deal customers you want to attract. Join Cumbria Growth Hub with funding from Cumbria Growth Catalyst, 10am to 1pm, 28th August, Carlisle or 11th September, Newby Bridge, nr Kendal. Jackie Harris of…

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Leadership – Making it work for you, your customers and your bottom line – with Deborah Clark of ‘Get Real Leadership – 3rd and 10th September, Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

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

Cost to members: £190 – £290

"Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through argument, debate and doubt to offer a solution everybody can understand." – Gen. Colin Powell, former U.S. Secretary of State Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and Deborah Clark of ‘Get Real Leadership’ for a two day workshop focused on bringing direct results to your business through leadership style development. Explore how effective leadership drives customer satisfaction and loyalty and get real about using key skills to  grow  your bottom line – 3rd…

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Free Workshop – How To Get The Most From Your Website – 3rd September – Newby Bridge Hotel, nr Kendal – Cumbria Growth Catalyst

September 3-10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cost to members: Free dependent on eligibility

How happy are you with your website? Is it delivering everything you’d like it to … or do you get the feeling that it would benefit from tweaking under the bonnet? Most businesses set up their website and after the big launch, it’s often forgotten or neglected. Join Cumbria Growth Hub with funding from Cumbria Growth Catalyst to find out how we can offer you the opportunity for a practical and non-geeky website tune-up, 10am to 1pm, 3rd September, Newby…

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‘Achieve’ – Introduction to Sales – Workshop with Rafe Parker, 4th & 5th September, Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith, Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

September 4-10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost to members: £190 – £290

Are you (or your staff) new to role of sales, looking for a step by step problem-solving approach and process to fulfilling your customer’s needs in a value-added manner? Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and Rafe Parker for this two days hands on workshop focused on increasing your sales and profitability by giving you new skills and techniques for every customer interaction. 4th and 5th September, 10am to 4pm, Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith. BOOK HERE 'Achieve' is an introduction…

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Safeguarding Level 2 with Skills Shop– Newton Rigg, Penrith 5th September – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

September 5-9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

If you work frequently with children and their families then it’s essential that you have an up-to-date knowledge of child protection procedures. Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and Skills Shop at Newton Rigg, Conference Centre, 5th September 9:30am to 4:30pm  for an interactive day using real-case scenarios to reinforce the processes and procedures when dealing with a potential safeguarding issue. BOOK HERE The course will remind you how to identify abuse and report concerns as well as learn more about…

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Writing Press Releases and Creating Content that Packs a Punch, 6th September, Cumbria Chamber of Commerce, Carlisle

September 6-10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

Writing press releases and creating content that packs a punch This one-day course is aimed at those who want to improve their writing skills and be confident in what they deliver. If your press releases aren’t getting noticed or your website descriptions lack a wow factor then get some practical guidance on making your words pack a punch. Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and PR and media trainer David Helliwell on Friday September 6th from 10am to 4pm, Cumbria Chamber…

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1 Day Emergency First Aid at Work Certification (with added extras) with Skills Shop – Thomas Graham, Kingmoor Park, Carlisle, 10th September – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

September 10-9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Cost to members: £110 – £145

1 Day Emergency First Aid at Work with Added Extras STOP! In an emergency it’s critical that you or your staff can perform calmly and with confidence as seconds can make all the difference when saving the life or a colleague or customer. BOOK HERE Whatever you face, you can breathe normally knowing that you will be trained to become a life-saver if: They become unconscious They stop breathing They go into shock They begin to choke They suffer from…

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Free Workshop – Refining and defining your marketing message – 11th September, Newby Bridge, nr Kendal – Cumbria Growth Catalyst

September 11-10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cost to members: free for eligible businesses

Refining and defining your marketing messages At its most basic level, marketing is about getting the right the right message to the right people at the right time at the right place. It sounds easy. But one of the biggest stumbling blocks is crafting the right messages that connect with your deal customers you want to attract. Join Cumbria Growth Hub with funding from Cumbria Growth Catalyst, 10am to 1pm, 28th August, Carlisle or 11th September, Newby Bridge, nr Kendal. Jackie Harris of…

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Tackling Poor Performance: Prevention and Cure – 12th September , Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith, Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

September 12-10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

Tackling Poor Performance - Prevention and Cure Staff Poor Performance Poor staff performance takes many forms – failing to hit sales or income generation targets, not meeting production levels, not carrying out work of the overall required quality or just individuals with poor, negative or uncooperative attitudes. Most businesses will have individuals or teams who are under-performing. This impacts on overall efficiency but also drags down morale and attitude generally. Managers find tackling poor performance difficult. It can often go…

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Advanced SEO workshop with Mike Kilburn novi.digital Ltd, 18th September, Newton Rigg, Penrith – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

September 18-10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and novi.digital’s SEO Team Lead Mike Kilburn 18th September , Newton Rigg, Penrith 10am to 4pm for an advanced SEO workshop. During the day we will focus on delving in to the details of On-Site SEO, explaining all aspects of Search Console, the importance of choosing the right keywords and explaining why position (ranking) and link-building is an SEO mistake. BOOK HERE In this session Mike will be delivering an overview of how to do…

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The Purpose Driven Organisation with Hazel Lowndes of Ginger Dog Organisational Development, 19th September – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

September 19-10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

Ever wondered why some people pay a lot more for similar or even inferior products just because of the brand? Why can some companies charge a premium for a product or service the same as yours? This workshop is for anyone in a leadership or management role who knows they can influence the direction the organisation is taking. Join the Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and Hazel Lowndes – CEO of Ginger Dog Organisational Development 19th September, 10am to 4pm, Newton…

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Confidence & Assertiveness Workshop – with Deborah Clark of Get Real Leadership – 25th September – Newby Bridge Hotel, Nr Kendal – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

September 25-9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

“Someone who is assertive behaves confidently and is not frightened to say what they want or believe”. (Cambridge Dictionary) Confidence and Assertiveness go hand in hand in positively shaping our relationships with colleagues, staff, managers and clients. An ability to appropriately express our thoughts, feelings and beliefs is a key skill for everyone in the workplace – and at home! This doesn’t mean we need, or have a right, to railroad over other people’s ideas, beliefs and needs. Being assertive…

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Free Workshop – GDPR and Data Protection for Hospitality and Retail, 27th September- Carlisle – Cumbria Growth Catalyst

September 27-10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Cost to members: free dependent on eligibility

Hi  Are you wanting to make sure that steps you have taken to comply with the GDPR are the right steps? Have you not yet done anything to ensure your are GDPR compliant and are protecting your customer’s data as you should be?  Join Cumbria Growth Hub with funding from Cumbria Growth Catalyst to find out if you are correctly following GDPR regulations and if not how to easily put things right, 10am to 1pm 27th September - Carlisle, Lowther…

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New Managers – The Beginner’s Guide with Deborah Clark of Get Real Leadership 1st October – Newton Rigg, Penrith – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

October 1-9:30 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, 1st October, Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith – 9:30 to 4:30 in a workshop aimed at helping new managers order their thinking, prioritise actions…

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Time Management Skills – with Deborah Clark of Get Real Leadership, 4th December 2019 Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

December 4-9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

Time Management Skills Do you ever find yourself saying, “There’s just too much to do” or “I haven’t got time”? Do you ever feel like the proverbial headless chicken? Time is our most precious commodity. Yet so few of us know how to manage it to our advantage. Join Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and Deborah Clark of Get Real Leadership, 4th December 9:30am to 4:30, Newton Rigg Conference Centre, Penrith for this workshop aimed at anyone who is struggling to…

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‘Finance for the Non Finance Manager’ Workshop – with Dodd & Co Accountants, 10th December, Carlisle – Cumbria Chamber of Commerce

December 10-10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cost to members: £95 – £145

Hi   Every manager should understand finance if they are to play an active role in helping grow their organization and achieve its objectives. This course is aimed at those managers who are seeking a basic understanding in key financial documents and processes.   If you don't have a background in finance you might find it challenging reviewing  financial documents, analysing financial performance and managing budgets. This workshop will help you to understand and interpret basic financial documents used in your…

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