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Train to Succeed is our management development programme for business owners, directors and managers. By improving their management knowledge and skills, we help them become better at improving the performance of the business. Find out more

We proudly supported the 2011 and 2012 conferences at the Galpharm Stadium, Huddersfield, and will be doing the same in 2013.
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Strategy to Succeed Ltd is dedicated to helping improve the performance of Yorkshire businesses, working with some of the region’s leading support organisations including:

MAS
ATL
University of Sheffield
Mercury Centre

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GREAT NEWS!

Starting in September we can offer businesses 90% funding towards the cost of highly acclaimed Leadership and Management training programmes, developed in partnership with well known HR Company Jenka Ltd and delivered by our experienced team of professionals. These one-day programmes normally cost £250 per delegate, but are now available for just £25. This is a limited-time opportunity, and is offered on a "first come first served" basis. Don't miss out!   click here

TRAINING IN HOW TO USE SOCIAL MEDIA FOR MAXIMUM BUSINESS BENEFIT, HELD AT THE MARRIOTT HOTEL YORK ON 21 MAY 2013, PROVES VERY POPULAR


The group of 15 delegates was made up of small business owner/managers who wanted to learn more about how Social Media can help them grow their businesses. The Social Media Overview Workshop included how to use Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn in a commercial environment, and showed delegates how they can maximize the business benefits from  understanding and using Social Media.

SOCIAL MEDIA TRAINING AT MORLEY CHAMBER OF TRADE 17 APRIL 2013



We were pleased to be invited by Morley Chamber of Trade to deliver a training programme to members entitled "Understanding Social Media - and how you can use it to increase your sales".

Delivered by our experienced Train to Succeed presenter Janet Bebb on 17  April 2013, the event was attended by 14 Chamber of Trade members, and was very well received by all those taking part. 

If you would just like to know more about this programme, or if you would like to discuss Strategy to Succeed Ltd providing this training for your business or membership organisation, please contact us either by phone on 0113 887 6111 or by email at info@strategytosucceed.co.uk or by using the contact page on this website. 

GP PRACTICE MANAGERS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME - MODULE DATES ANNOUNCED

Dates have been announced for the individual modules of the forthcoming GP Practice Management Development programme, and are as follows;

Module 1. People Management. 13 March, 27 March, 17 April.

Module 2. Financial Awareness Development. 1 May, 8 May, 22 May.

Module 3. Marketing for GP Practices. 5 June. ( More dates will be added later.)

For further details email Peter Hanson at ph@strategytosucceed.co.uk or register your interest via the contact page on this website.

31 January 2013

 


BUSINESS PARTNERSHIP GETS POLITICAL SUPPORT

The Rt Hon Jason McCartney, MP for the Colne Valley, showed his support at the Kirklees Business Conference last Thursday for an innovative public and private sector partnership.

The link up between Kirklees Council and business consultancy and training provider, Strategy to Succeed Ltd, is aimed at delivering clear advice and support to businesses in the region.

Experienced Strategy to Succeed professionals were on hand at the Conference to deliver presentations on a range of business issues critical to success. Strategy to Succeed ran the ‘’Top Tips’’ clinic at the conference where attendees received advice on how to raise their public profile with effective public relations, how to use social media for marketing and selling, advice on accessing finance and techniques for motivating your workforce. Jason McCartney, Mp for Colne Valley said “The collaboration between Strategy to Succeed and Kirklees Council is a good example of how the public and private sector can work together to support business growth in Kirklees”.

Peter Hanson, Director of Strategy to Succeed commented “We are delighted to be working in partnership with the Kirklees Council business team and exhibiting at the event alongside the Council allows us to provide a comprehensive offer to businesses across Kirklees and the wider Yorkshire region.

“The feedback we have received from attendees has been very positive. We wanted to show our support for the businesses in Kirklees and exhibiting at the conference and running the ‘’Top Tips’’ clinic was an excellent way for us to do this.

“We have demonstrated to businesses what we can offer and the expertise of our consultants and trainers. For businesses wanting in depth training for their managers we offer a series of management training programmes covering Strategic Skills, People Skills, Financial Skills and Sales Skills, which are all available to Kirklees Businesses with 50% grant funding,” added Peter.

To arrange a free consultation to discuss training needs for your business, or any other pressing business issues, please contact the Strategy to Succeed Support Team by telephone 0113 887 6111 or email info@traintosucceed.co.uk


CONGRATULATIONS TO MICHELLE AT LIMEHOUSE TV!

Michelle Veasey of Limehouse TV was the winner of our business card draw from the Kirklees Business Conference and this week we were at Limehouses’ Halifax office to present Michelle with her prize, a bottle of Moet champagne. Michelle was delighted with her prize and introduced the Strategy to Succeed team to her colleagues at Limehouse.

 

 


TRAINING FUNDING ON OFFER FOR YORKSHIRE BUSINESSES

Yorkshire-basedconsultancy and training provider Strategyto Succeed has secured a contract from the Skills Enhancement Fund to deliver a comprehensive suite of management training for businesses in Yorkshire. Successful applicants can have their employee’s training costs subsidised by 50% for alltraining completed by the end of November.

The programmes, which include Strategic Skills, People Skills, Financial Skills, Sales Skills and Design Skills, will be delivered by Strategy to Succeed’s experienced team of associate consultants who are professionals in their field.

These 2-3 day workshop-based programmes all qualify for a 50% subsidy, making the cost to businesses £750 per person instead of the usual cost of £1500.

Director Colin Bateson commented “We are delighted to have been awarded this contract and the associated support funding from the Skills Enhancement Fund, and are confident that our quality training will add real value to all participants’ businesses. Our programmes will empower employees, giving them new business skills that they will be able to apply within their own organisations”.

The training is to be held at venues in Leeds, Sheffield and York all of which are easily accessible and have free car parking. Businesses of any size are able to apply however there are some eligibility criteria.

Further details can be found online at http://www.strategytosucceed.co.uk/ or please contact the team by telephone 0113 887 6111 or email info@traintosucceed.co.uk


TOP TIPS CRUCIAL TO YOUR BUSINESS

Strategy to Succeed consultancy have partnered with KIRKLEES Council to deliver top tips to business delegates at the Kirklees Business Conference on the 29th September at the Galpharm Stadium, Huddersfield.

The council will join Strategy to Succeed to deliver a 45-minute clinic slot covering various topics crucial to business.

Top tips on social media will be delivered by Jayne Reid and will ask why firms should get involved, examine the LinkedIn network, connection strategy and the "power of group". Roger Lawton will provide top tips on accessing finance, by asking how much is needed and for what purpose, internal sources, the working capital cycle, business assets, external sources of finance and application processes.

Top tips on people performance from Andrea Stephenson will help delegates to understand how leadership style affects the performance of people and the organisation; understand what motivates people and how to provide such motivation. Rob Wilkinson's top tips on raising your business profile will look at developing an effective in-house media relations strategy and how to draft press releases, case studies and features.

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Strategy to Succeed Ltd
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LEEDS LS15 4LG

We have recently completed a contract to deliver management training to Yorkshire businesses, supported by The Skills Enhancement Fund and co-financed by the Skills Funding Agency through the European Social Fund. In addition to providing our clients with “hands-on” bespoke management skills training, we helped them receive subsidies of 50% of invoice costs, making this highly regarded training exceptionally good value for money.

Strategy to Succeed Ltd is dedicated to helping improve the performance of Yorkshire businesses, working with some of the region’s leading support organisations including:

Rising Stars
Kirklees Council
Bradford Chamber
Mid Yorkshire Chamber
Leeds and North Yorkshire Chamber