Ian Buckley has worked as Chief executive for a number of UK and US businesses and served on PLC, public and private company boards. Trained as an engineer in Birmingham, moved into finance and leasing and became the UK CEO of the US leasing giant GELCO (Now a division of GE).
Visitors who view product videos are 85% more likely to buy than visitors who do not (Internet Retailer). This workshop has been developed specifically for small to medium sized manufacturing companies to demonstrate how video can be used to promote your business and effectively communicate with customers.
In collaboration with UKTI and the Automotive Investment Organisation, and building on the success of the SMMT’s events aimed at OEMs and the supply chain, Business Birmingham will be holding its own Meet the Buyer event.
This workshop will give you an understanding of problem solving tools and techniques which leverages the combined knowledge, experience and judgement of a team resulting in faster and better decisions. Suitable for people in the business responsible for leading teams to resolve problems.
The Financial Expert is a high impact programme developed for established manufacturers to identify and explain the key financial issues which will underpin the future success of their business. As firms expand and scale up operations, they must develop finance from an operational function to a strategic capability, with Managing Director and Board engagement.
The Manufacturing Advisory Service and its partners, Connecting Cheshire, Catalyst for Growth, UKTI and Access 2 Finance, are dedicated to aiding business growth in the manufacturing sectors and acknowledge that those barriers can sometimes be financial.