Lead Wales Information Session at Sandfields Business
Delivered by Swansea University and recognised
by the ILM (Institute of Leadership and Management) the Leading
Growth in Production Programme is designed to accompany businesses
on the journey to becoming business leaders, providing the
essential support, advice and guidance to the enhanced leadership
skills that are a catalyst for business success in today’s global
12 Businesses based at Sandfields Business
Centre attended the presentation which was hosted by Tony Burnett.
Of the business that attended from the Centre 7 have already signed
up to the Lead Wales programme with a further 2 businesses very
interested in joining the scheme very shortly.
Andrea Kennedy of Destek Accessible Technology
Ltd a business that is based at Sandfields Business Centre and has
already completed the Lead Wales Programme was the guest speaker to
those in attendance at the event. Andrea said:
“The lead Wales course was inspiring. Not only
did it lead me to become a better organisational leader but also
allowed me to understand both my strengths, and weaknesses and
create a plan to action them.
In the space of the year that I was present on
the course, I developed my company from employing two people to
employing six with more expansion planned for next year. We more
than doubled our turnover and have created numerous new services to
suit our customer’s needs.
My business partner has also recently
completed the course which has enabled us to think as one and we
are now venturing into international markets which none of our
competitors has yet done.
I would heartily recommend this course to any
small business owner or manager to help them recognise and develop
their own abilities and to work ON the business not just IN the
Tony Burnett added: ‘The businesses that have
already enrolled to join the programme will see a big difference to
the way they think about operating their businesses going forward
and their leadership skills will be significantly developed and
enhanced as they progress through the programme which will enable
them to spot opportunities to maximise future growth potential for
For further details on the programme please
visit: http://www.leadwales.co.uk/en/index.htm or
contact Tony Burnett on 01792 606684.