Sep
18
Wed
Forth & Tay Offshore Roadshow – North Queensferry @ DoubleTree by Hilton - Queensferry Crossing
Sep 18 @ 8:00 am – 10:30 am

Forth & Tay Offshore’s mission is to accelerate and further the growth of the offshore energy sector on the East coast of Scotland through a series of activities designed to support innovation, collaboration, investment in skills, and market awareness amongst relevant businesses.

 

Join Forth & Tay Offshore for a business breakfast to learn more about the cluster and the benefits of being a member.

 

Hear first hand from businesses about how they got into the sector, the challenges they faced, and how they overcame them.

 

Click for more information and to book your free place.

 

If you are unable to attend this event, check out the others planned, but ensure that you only register for one.

Oct
29
Tue
Lead with WES- Leadership And Motivating Others – Session 2 of 4 @ Enterprise Hub Fife
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Whether you have a large team or are a sole trader, we’ll look at leadership styles and communication skills to enable you to communicate assertively and with confidence.

12 month programme which involves 4 workshops.

BG Fife is co-ordinating the delivery of Women’s Enterprise Scotland’s Leadership Masterclasses on behalf of Fife Council Economic Development. The Lead With WES programme is designed specifically for Fife women business owners wishing to lead their business through growth to become sustainable. WES will contact you in advance of each event with content relating to the topic.

We will help businesswomen increase their confidence in leadership by enabling them to strategically analyse their business against their vision for the future, develop, implement and evaluate strategies to grow their business using models and tools. We will also help them identify their own leadership style and develop their leadership and management skills to fully embed their learning in their business.

Whether you have a large team or are a sole trader, we’ll look at leadership styles and communication skills to enable you to communicate assertively & with confidence. We’ll work with you to create your own personal development plan to build your confidence in leadership.
• Build on communication and motivation skills to lead a team or work with stakeholders
• Understand how to develop your leadership skills and adapt your leadership style
• Communicate clearly, assertively and with confidence with all levels of your organisation.

Book tickets here.

Nov
26
Tue
Finding and Understanding Framework Opportunities @ Carnegie Conference Centre
Nov 26 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Frameworks are an integral part of public procurement and can be a lucrative source of business, but it’s essential to understand the Agreement.  This workshop explains the types of frameworks available and what you can expect from them.

 

A speaker from Scotland Excel, the Centre of Procurement Expertise for the local government sector, will be in attendance at this event to discuss their framework contracts and how they work with SMEs in Scotland.

 

This event is suitable for SMEs and third sector organisations who have a basic understanding of public sector procurement (ie who have completed Level 1 of the Supplier Development Programme courses or have equivalent experience).

 

Attendance at this event is free for organisations registered with the Supplier Development Programme – join now, registration is free.

 

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Jan
7
Tue
Lead with WES – Managing Change – Session 3 of 4 @ Enterprise Hub Fife
Jan 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Drawing on research from the fields of management, neuroscience and psychology, we’ll look at how to manage change effectively.

12 month programme which involves 4 workshops.

BG Fife is co-ordinating the delivery of Women’s Enterprise Scotland’s Leadership Masterclasses on behalf of Fife Council Economic Development. The Lead With WES programme is designed specifically for Fife women business owners wishing to lead their business through growth to become sustainable. WES will contact you in advance of each event with content relating to the topic.

We will help businesswomen increase their confidence in leadership by enabling them to strategically analyse their business against their vision for the future, develop, implement and evaluate strategies to grow their business using models and tools. We will also help them identify their own leadership style and develop their leadership and management skills to fully embed their learning in their business.We are looking to work with female business owners who wish to build confidence and business capability.

Drawing on research from the fields of management, neuroscience and psychology, we’ll look at how to manage change effectively.
• How organisational culture impacts change
• Tools and models to manage change effectively
• Communicating and motivating for change

Please use the multi-storey (top floor) car park

Book your place here.

Jan
21
Tue
Improving Your Bid Score @ Flexspace Kirkcaldy
Jan 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Getting the highest possible score in your bid is essential to winning a contract, but it can be difficult to know what exactly the buyer is looking for.  This workshop will provide an insight into buyers’ needs and expectations and ensure that you’re winning points.

 

This event is suitable for SMEs and third sector organisations who have a basic understanding of public sector procurement (ie who have completed Level 1 of the Supplier Development Programme courses or have equivalent experience).

 

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It’s free to attend if you’ve registered with the Supplier Development Programme – join now, it’s free!

Mar
3
Tue
Lead with WES – Leading For Success – Session 4 of 4 @ Enterprise Hub Fife
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

We’ll help you put all of the knowledge and skills from earlier sessions together to develop your own action plan for growth.

12 month programme which involves 4 workshops.

BG Fife is co-ordinating the delivery of Women’s Enterprise Scotland’s Leadership Masterclasses on behalf of Fife Council Economic Development. The Lead With WES programme is designed specifically for Fife women business owners wishing to lead their business through growth to become sustainable. WES will contact you in advance of each event with content relating to the topic.

We will help businesswomen increase their confidence in leadership by enabling them to strategically analyse their business against their vision for the future, develop, implement and evaluate strategies to grow their business using models and tools. We will also help them identify their own leadership style and develop their leadership and management skills to fully embed their learning in their business. We are looking to work with female business owners who wish to build confidence and business capability.

We’ll help you put all of the knowledge and skills from earlier sessions together to develop your own action plan for growth.
• Develop an action plan for growth
• Implement your plan within your business
• Evaluating performance and sustaining growth

Please use the multi-storey (top floor) car park

Book you place here.

Mar
4
Wed
Understanding Community Benefits and Sustainability @ Enterprise Hub Fife
Mar 4 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Sustainable procurement is a vital element of public sector procurement.  As well as environmental issues it also includes social issues such as equality and diversity, and fair and ethical trading, plus economic issues including opportunities for SMEs and the third sector.

 

This event is suitable for SMEs and third sector organisations who have a basic understanding of public sector procurement (ie who have completed Level 1 of the Supplier Development Programme courses or have equivalent experience).

 

Attendance at this event is free for organisations registered with the Supplier Development Programme – join now, registration is free.

 

Click to book your place.