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Business Health Check

Is your organisation fit and ready to face today’s rapidly changing business environment? Many managers and management teams are busy dealing with day to day, operational, issues and find little time to deal with deeper issues. A Business Health Check can reveal the areas that require attention and produce an action plan for the future.

Strategy Review

Find out about your current strategy. Is it coherent, well thought through, practical and applicable? Are there other strategic opportunities that have been overlooked? The strategy review questions key members of the management team to understand the strategic position of the business and will propose alternative courses of action to help secure and sustain competitive advantage in your sector.

Design Review

Businesses that use professional designers can substantially out perform those that don’t.   A design review will assess the design of your company identity or brand, promotional material, website, premises and products or services. Find out what opportunities you are missing to gain this powerful competitive advantage.

The Individual Management Development Programme

The individual management training programme is designed to enable owners, managers and directors to learn the skills they need to run their businesses effectively. It is built around the specific business needs of the executive and their company and delivered face to face on your premises in six one day modules over an agreed period. This gives it the flexibility to minimize the intrusion into valuable time and the flexibility to make the skills immediately useable.