Facebook - Shropshire Business Twitter - Shropshire Business LinkedIn - Shropshire Business
https://www.furrows.co.uk https://www.yarrington.co.uk

Sir Clive tops the bill at leadership conference

Tickets have been launched for a leadership conference that will bring some big names to the town on September 23 2020, as part of a conference organised by Shropshire HR to ‘inspire, challenge and evolve’ leadership in the region.

Four high profile speakers have been confirmed for the event: rugby hero Sir Clive Woodward will be drawing on his experience as the director of sport for the British Olympic Association to explore the common thread between high-performing teams in business and sport; star of SAS Who Dares Wins Jason Fox will use his experience as a Special Forces officer to speak on effective leadership for pressurised environments.; Alison Oliver, who is the CEO of Youth Sport Trust and widely acknowledged as one of the most influential women in British sport, leads the charge in getting young girls and boys into sport; and Josephine Fairley, the founder of Green & Black’s Chocolate, whose business is now worth over £100 million, speaks on the importance of producing a brand that speaks to consumers.

The latest addition to the programme is Adrian Webster, one of Britain's most in demand motivational speakers. He inspires teams, individuals and electrifies entire organisations with his simple but highly effective philosophy.

Darren Edwards from Shropshire HR, which is part of Shropshire Council, is encouraging business leaders to sign up for tickets.

“The Leadership Conference 2020 will be a day of inspirational keynote speakers and thought-provoking workshops that will challenge, inspire and evolve leadership styles. We want to bring together 600 leaders from across Shropshire and the West Midlands to enrich the knowledge base across the region and provide inspiration and confidence to individuals so that they can realise their full potential.

“This year’s conference will look at topics within leadership, such as leading high performance teams, individual and organisational resilience, the power of coaching, growing your business, and emotional intelligence.”

Shropshire Festivals have been enlisted by Shropshire HR to help scale up the event, which was attended by 190 delegates last year. The 2020 event will be held at Theatre Severn to allow more people to attend.

Beth Heath, of Shropshire Festivals, said, “We are thrilled to be involved in planning this event. Shropshire has never experienced anything on this scale for business leaders before, so it is a huge opportunity for the region’s businesses to come together."

The Leadership Conference 2020 takes place on Wednesday, September 23, from 9am until 4:30pm at Theatre Severn. Tickets are available from tlcshrews.co.uk.

Pictured: Guest speaker Sir Clive Woodward

https://www.lblaw.co.uk

New arts partnership is announced

Rural touring scheme hopes project will help to reach new audiences

21st February 2020

Chocolate entrepreneur to share secrets of success

Co-founder of Green and Black's will headline Shrewsbury event

7th November 2018

Popular Field to Fork Festival returns

TIckets now available for May event

4th April 2019

Reusable beer cups launched at festival

No disposable plastic cups at Shrewsbury event

25th September 2019

Major companies share business tips

Suppliers can sign up for expert advice at Shrewsbury event

19th February 2019

12k of Christmas challenge is launched

Almost 600 business people have pledged to take part

10th December 2018

NHS careers in the spotlight

Joint event will showcase opportunities

5th February 2020

Two 'home wins' for graduate Zara

Gymnast and coach will help to improve lives

1st October 2018

Where will Mark be 'popping up' next?

Leaflet stand venture continues to expand

31st July 2019

Inspiration for young engineers and scientists

Challenge day helps develop STEM skils

8th November 2019

Shropshire Bizfest is back...

Football club to host event in its second year

17th July 2019

Search for new trustees

Three new seats available on Energize board

11th February 2020

Ambitious plans for town centre street

Project will breathe new life into important area

7th October 2019

Celebrating International Women's Day

Five businesswomen share their expertise

26th February 2019

Free workshop for business entrepreneurs

SPEED event will help start-ups and anyone who wants to become self-employed

26th June 2019