Free Events For Small & Medium-Sized Companies

NEW EVENTS SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED FOR 2018! 

The Sheffield City Region Growth Hub Enhancement Project organises and runs Masterclasses throughout the Sheffield City Region to provide small and medium-sized businesses with free, expert advice and support in an interactive environment.

The content of the Masterclasses is based on demand from SMEs and is delivered by experts from the private sector.

Eligibility

Masterclasses are open to small and medium-sized enterprises based in the Sheffield City Region. If you are unsure whether you are based in this region, you can use the postcode checker. A part of your business must be based in one of the following boroughs:

Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley, Doncaster, Chesterfield, North East Derbyshire, Bolsover, Bassetlaw or the  Derbyshire Dales.

What is an SME?

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are defined as having a staff headcount < 250, Turnover ≤ € 50 m or Balance sheet total ≤ € 43 m. Please note that a firm that is part of a larger group may need to include staff headcount/turnover/balance sheet data from that group too, to ascertain whether it is eligible.

A number of new Enhancement Project Masterclasses and are now live for registration. Please see below for a list of all currently published Masterclasses up to the end of May:

 

TOPIC

DATE

TIME

VENUE

 

Personal Leadership and the Responsibilities of a Manager Masterclass

Wednesday 25 April 2018

9:00am – 13:00pm

Park Inn Radisson, Doncaster, DN4 5PD

BOOK NOW

GDPR Systems Masterclass: Ensuring compliance with new Data Protection regulations

Wednesday 25 April 2018

9:00am – 12:00pm

Worksop Turbine Worksop, S81 8AP

FULLY BOOKED

Growing Your Sales Masterclass: Skills, Tools and Techniques

Thursday 26 April 2018

9:00am – 12:30pm

Casa Hotel, Chesterfield, S41 7JB

BOOK NOW

Personal Leadership and the Responsibilities of a Manager Masterclass

Thursday 26 April 2018

9:00am – 1:00pm

Worksop Turbine Worksop, S81 8AP

BOOK NOW

Introduction to Public Sector Tendering

Monday 30 April 2018

9:00am – 3:30pm

Sheffield Business Centre S9 1XZ

BOOK NOW

Personal Leadership and the Responsibilities of a Manager

Wednesday 2 May 2018

9:00am – 1:00pm

Sheffield Technology Parks, S1 2NS

BOOK NOW

Building an Effective Team, Successful Communication and Engagement

Thursday 3 May 2018

9:00am – 1:00pm

Park Inn Radisson Hotel, DN4 5PD Doncaster

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GDPR Systems and Marketing Masterclass: Ensuring compliance with new Data Protection regulations

Friday 4 May 2018

9:00am – 12:00pm

Worksop Turbine Worksop, S81 8AP

BOOK NOW

Building an Effective Team, Successful Communications and Engagement

Tuesday 8 May 2018

9:15am – 1:00pm

Worksop Turbine, Worksop, S81 8AP

BOOK NOW

Public Sector Tendering – What You Need To Know

Thursday 10 May 2018

9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Barnsley Business Innovation Centre, Barnsley, S75 1JL

BOOK NOW

Growing Your Sales Masterclass: Strategy

Thursday 10 May 2018

9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Derbyshire Dales Agricultural Business Centre

BOOK NOW

Growing Your Sales Masterclass: Strategy

Tuesday 15 May 2018

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Coney Green Business Centre, Chesterfield, S45 9JW

BOOK NOW

Public Sector Tendering – What You Need to Know

Wednesday 16 May 2018

9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Assembly Hall, Committee Room Bolsover, S44 6NG

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Growing Your Sales Masterclass: Strategy

Thursday 17 May 2018

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Barnsley Business and Innovation Centre, S75 1JL

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Operational Improvement & Efficiency – An introduction to LEAN thinking

Thursday 17 May 2018

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Tapton Park Innovation Centre, Chesterfield

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Operational Improvement & Efficiency – An introduction to LEAN thinking

Friday 18 May 2018

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

The Spectrum, Rotherham

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Growing Your Sales Masterclass: Metrics and Processes

Tuesday 22 May 2018

9:00am – 12:00pm

Coney Green Business Centre, Chesterfield

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Basic Business Planning and Performance Monitoring

Thursday 24 May 2018

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Worksop Turbine, Worksop, S81 8AP

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Growing Your Sales Masterclass: Metrics and Processes

Thursday 24 May 2018

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Barnsley Business and Innovation Centre, S75 1JL

BOOK NOW


Funding

These events will be delivered by the ‘Sheffield City Region Growth Hub Enhancement Project’ that is part-funded by the England European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. The project, for high-growth businesses in the Sheffield City Region, aims to increase their competitiveness and so help them grow and prosper.


Click here for more information on the Sheffield City Region Growth Hub.