Business Growth Theatre

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Thursday 17th November

Friday 18th November


11.00 - 11.30

Tim Marshall MBA, DipFS, ACIB

Scaling Up Successfully

Embarking on business expansion in an opportunistic and unstructured way, significantly reduces the chances of achieving your growth aspirations. There are guiding principles, that when followed will greatly increase your chances of success. In this seminar, Tim will provide a clear and structured guide to the foundation required to enhance your chances of scaling up successfully. Tools which you can then use to help achieve the business growth you planned for.


11.45 - 12.15

Andy Harrington

Passion into Profit

Most business owners hunt for business. They often hate it. They are doing it wrong! To win the game you need to stop chasing and instead get business coming to you. In this Power talk you will discover The Expert Marketing Machine™. If you are an expert wanting to improve your visibility, credibility and authority whilst having a queue of people lining up to buy - come and grab a seat.


12.30 - 13.00

Darren Winters

Learn Multi Millionaire Trader`s Exact Strategies, Trading as a new income stream

Learn From A Multi-Millionaire Trader Proven Strategies, That Require Just A Few Hours A Week! Revealed: top secret strategies, investors use to make money: how to find great trades fast, when to buy and when to sell, how to minimize risk and maximize profits. Make sure you attend this presentation as you`ll be learning techniques that will impact your life and will help you create a new income stream.

13.15 - 13.45

Peter Gradwell

PTSN switch off 2020 – is your business prepared?

Last year, BT announced their intention to switch off the PSTN and ISDN networks. Customers will be migrated to a single IP core network that ultimately will replace all legacy networks and platforms. As market-leading VoIP telephony providers, Gradwell Communications are in an excellent position to advise businesses on how to mitigate any negative impact this significant change might make on operations. Ensure your business is prepared.


14.00 - 14.30

Robert Taylor

Important Legal Considerations for Small Businesses

Starting up a new business can be both exciting and stressful and there are many things to cover all at a time when you have few staff and little disposal income, so what are the keys things you must take into account? We will guide you through the top ten legal considerations to help you avoid making costly mistakes.


14.45 - 15.15

John Davy


Any action taken draws attention to you. LinkedIn is viewed as a lead generation platform, it has an equal value as a due diligence platform, used to discover information about companies & people. You meet someone networking, they will find out more about you by looking on LinkedIn. Ensuring your profile represents you in the best possible way encourages people to take actions that lead to positive result in business..


15.30 - 16.00

Henry Stewart

How to Create Happy Workplaces

A focus on happy employees has been shown to drive real business results, with an increase in profitability and productivity. Find out the framework that makes this happen in this seminar and learn key lessons from the world’s greatest workplaces. Be challenged, explore different ways of working, and leave with actions you can put in place straight away.


16.15 - 16.45

Jonathan Lawson

High Growth for SMEs: Lessons from 10,000 Small Businesses

Since 2010, the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Programme has supported more than 1,000 of the UK''s most ambitious SMEs to achieve growth. This seminar will share research and practical insights from the programme partners (Oxford Said Business School, Aston University and Leeds University) on the key factors which have helped these entrepreneurs to growth their businesses.