A Retiring Glance At Trade – Past, Present And Future
As my tenure at UK Trade & Investment draws to a close, it’s time for a little reflection…
The Enterprise Experience – seriously fun!
East Midlands Development Agency - Wednesday 15 August 2006
How can we help people understand and tackle the challenges that face organisations every day as they juggle multiple demands and needs?
This highly interactive workshop models a multi-stage process whose objective is ‘to meet the needs of the customer’ and deliver a quality product that they will pay for; or not as the case may be!
Participants learn as they discover the challenges of working together to deliver their product (the game also works for a ‘service’ oriented environment). In 2 - 3 hours, 4 or 5 cycles of the game is played with the team working to meet tough production targets; meetings at the end of each cycle are used to review performance and plan future production.
The workshop covers many topics (including skills in handling “STICKLEBRICKS”) and it can be steered to reinforce particular skills such as communication, team working, decision-making and leadership.
By the end of the workshop participants have an insight into and experience of ways of doing things that could have a significant impact on their individual performance and also the performance of teams that they work within.
The workshop is applicable for anybody who works in a group or team - in organisations from the private public or non-profit sector. The Experience is particularly useful for those who are those embarking on their own business career as a manager or entrepreneur.
emita Members only event - Annual membership only £50!
This special workshop for emita members only, will be run by John Green of The Green Light Partnership. He has been delivering this workshop for over 10 years in the UK and internationally. Normally costing in excess of £1000 per company, The Green Light Partnership has kindly agreed to run this seminar for emita members for free!
It will be held at the East Midlands Development Agency (emda), Apex Court, City Link, NG2 4LA, Nottingham (next to the BBC, London Road) on Wednesday 15 August 2006. We will start with snacks at 17h30 and the enterprise experience will commence at 18h00.
How to register
We are limited to a maximum of 24 delegates, so if you're interested in attending please e-mail me now at CostaPhilippou.firstname.lastname@example.org or phone me on 0115 988 8516 to register.
I'm looking forward to seeing you at a seriously fun enterprise experience!