Planning the Growth of Your Business - Insights Workshop

The objective of the workshop will be to engage, inspire and help business owners and senior managers develop the strategic business planning skills to successfully scale their business.

We expect the workshop to appeal to early stage and mid-stage scaleup businesses who find themselves reaching the limit of their business planning capabilities and need some nurturing and focus on successful and effective business planning methods.


8.30-9.00 Registration and networking

9.00-9.30 Welcome with Jon Symonds, Scaleup Partner

9.30 – 10.30 Session 1: Sphera Consulting: Managing the Scale-Up Process

During this fast-paced and interactive session, Ross Golightly for Sphera Consulting will cover:

  • Understanding your personal drivers and why you are scaling a business
  • Overcoming the Common growth challenges of scaling a business
  • Managing the scale-up journey from 1 – 50 employees (and beyond)
  • Good growth vs Bad growth
  • The 4 stages of the Owner Journey – from having a business that is you to building a self-managing company
  • Moving from owner-dependency to systems-dependency
  • Leverage and high value activities
  • Building value in a company and creating a saleable business

10.30- 10.45 Break

10.45 -12.00 Managing the Scale-Up Process continued

12.00 – 1.00 Lunch

1.00-2.30 Session 2: Business Doctors: Plan to Scale – The 10-step process to building a scalable business

In this session you will learn the 10-steps to creating a strategic plan to scale your business, you will;

  • Get clear about your business vision and its effectiveness
  • Maximise your business capabilities
  • Stand out from the crowd
  • Find and exploit your competitive edge
  • Focus your marketing on the right customers
  • Manage and support the best people for your business
  • Understand the big picture and future proof your business

You will learn how to put it all together in a living, breathing 1-page plan that will not only focus your attention on the vital few things you need to do to succeed, but also how to measure your progress.

2.30-2.45 Break

2.45-3.30 Plan to Scale continued

3.30-3.45 Summary and close

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July 05th 2019

08:30am - 15:45pm


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RTC North

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