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 fully funded Enhancement Project Masterclasses and are now live for registration. Please see below for a list of all currently published Masterclasses:

TOPIC

DATE

TIME

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Human Resource Management for Growing Businesses (Doncaster)

25/09/18

09:00-12:00

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Succeed as a First-Time Manager: Personal Leadership and the Responsibilities of a Manager (Barnsley)

28/09/18

09:00-13:00

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Building an Effective Team, Successful Communication and Engagement (Chesterfield)

03/10/18

09:00-13:00

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Introduction to ISO14001:2015 (Barnsley)

09/10/18

09:30-12:30

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Succeed as a First Time Manager: Building an Effective Team and Successful Communication, Engagement and Performance Management (Barnsley)

25/10/18

09:00-13:00

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Fire and Safety for Growing Businesses (Sheffield)

07/11/18

9:00 -12:00

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The Fundamentals of Planning and Performance Monitoring (Chesterfield)

07/11/18

09:00-13:00

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Introduction to ISO 27001:2013 (Barnsley)

14/11/18

09:30-12:30

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Succeed as a First-Time Manager: The Fundamentals of Business Planning and Performance Monitoring (Barnsley)

28/11/18

09:00-13:00

 

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.