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Designs on Growth — Business Growth & Management Development Programme 2017 Launch

April 27, 2017

Dublin, Ireland

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Member cost: €995
Non-member cost: 1695

Deadline for expressions of interest: Wednesday April 12

Designs on Growth

Business Growth & Management Development Programme 2017

The Business Growth & Management Development programme is an innovative learning and development response providing the owner/managers of Design Enterprises with best practice business management skills and knowledge to support sustainability and increased revenue in their business.

This bespoke programme is sector specific and designed to fully support you to develop a winning growth strategy for your business. You need to be in business in excess of two years with two employed.

This 6 month programme will help you:

To effectively address your business challenges, improve and develop your business going forward

Programme Content

Workshop  1 – What is Driving your Business?

Understanding where your business is now and what are the success factors for business growth

Workshop 2 – How to achieve business growth and profitable sales

Understanding practical marketing and promotional tools that will make a difference

Workshop 3 – Building Competitive Advantage

Identify opportunities for innovation in your business and where to add more value

Workshop 4 – Managing the Finances

Understand your financial position and how to improve the profitability of your business

Workshop  5 – Generating New Business – form both existing and new clients – Selling Masterclass

Use the appropriate selling models for your business and therefore sell more effectively

Workshop  6 –  Leadership and Management

Managing yourself more effectively to achieve business goals

Programme Duration: The programme will run one day per month/6 weeks upon agreement with the group

Launch Date: April 27th & 28th 2017 and one monthly workshop in April, May, June, July and September to be decided by the participants

Mentoring Support:  Mentoring is a critical part of the programme.  The Mentors are business specialists who have practical experience and will have a real interest in your business challenges and growth plans.

Peer Learning & Support: At the beginning of each workshop, you will have an opportunity to exchange ideas with your peers. In particular, progress on implementation of programme best practice and also to discuss common challenges and issues.

Cost: IDI Members €995    non-members €1695

Application: Recruitment for the programme is through a competitive screen process please register your interest at manager@designenterprise.ie. A maximum of 15 businesses will be selected.

Deadline for expressions of interest: Wednesday April 12.

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