This one-day workshop you will explore the value of developing both existing and new personal networks. You will reflect upon the ways different contacts can inform your organisation’s plans and develop your performance.

Who is it for?

  • Managers in co-operatives hoping to take on executive positions and want to learn more about making effective links with other organisations and individuals
  • Leaders in co-operatives wanting to improve links between their organisation and the contacts they have
  • Anyone wanting to learn how to communicate effectively with external stakeholders

What will I learn?

By the end of this workshop you will…

  • Understand how to develop personal networks to support your current and future organisational objectives
  • Identify contacts you have who possess the influence or skillset to help meet the aims of your organisation.
  • Design a data gathering process to produce information from networks to assist in organisational planning
  • Be able to use the skill of encouraging and supporting implementation of ideas from the network across your organisation
  • Understand the need to establish and support networks to help you achieve your personal and professional goals

Do you have any questions?

If you have any questions that you'd like to ask about the course then our Learning and Development team are happy to help. Get in touch via the button below and one of the team will reply to your query ASAP.

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If the cost of this workshop is an issue for you or your organisation we welcome bursary applications - please find details here.

Member Discount

Individual and Organisational members are entitled to 15% off the price of a standard ticket for this course. Just enter the code at checkout.

Not an individual member? Join from as little as £4 per month. See more about our membership offer here.

Cancellation policy

Written notice of cancellations up to 21 days before an event will incur a 25% administration fee. After this time period, a 100% cancellation charge will apply. Substitutions (i.e. name changes) for the event booked can be made free of charge.

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