FREE BUSINESS PROGRAMME

Developing personal resilience as a Business Leader.

This is a fully-funded Peer Networks programme delivered by Dorset Chamber in Partnership with Dorset LEP.

The programme is delivered over 6 sessions.
Each session is online via ZOOM. Taking place from 9am to 12pm.

Session 1 Health and wellbeing – why this is important in your business We will look at the importance of health and well-being in business in terms of business cost and impact as well as the personal consequences. We’ll also explore the challenges of leadership within this.
Session 2 Practical steps for managing stress – exploring the causes of stress and how we can take steps to reduce this In 2020, 79% of adults in the workplace experienced work-related stress. We’ll explore what actually defines stress, the causes, the impact of personality and steps for improving your mental and physical resilience.
Session 3 Practical steps for managing workloads A huge issue in many businesses, this session will look at practical tools for managing workloads, planning and delegation techniques as well as problem solving tools
Session 4 Managing your work-life balance A vital issue for leaders, made even more challenging by an increasingly demanding work culture. This session will look at time management techniques, differentiating important and urgent, your personal priorities and tools for you to improve your work-life balance
Session 5 Managing relationships and addressing conflict in the workplace An area many find challenging, we’ll look at interpersonal skills, the impact of personality within the workplace, tools to help foster positive relationships and communication techniques.
Session 6 Bringing this all together for a forward plan to facilitate change Our final session will bring all you have learned together in the form of a personal and business resilience plan.
Eligibility: Applicants should have a minimum of 5 staff but we are also inviting businesses with a minimum of 2 staff to apply – and 1 person from each business is eligible to attend. Businesses should be  based in Dorset. Unfortunately individuals or businesses that have participated on our other Peer Networks programme are not eligible to apply.This programme offers a great opportunity to share experiences and best practice with other like-minded individuals – all in a facilitated and friendly, confidential environment.

The programme is delivered by Clive Ozzard, an excellent trainer and facilitator with huge experience in all these areas. Offered FREE to businesses as part of the Peer Network programme, funded by Dorset LEP.

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