You're at the Top but Could You Go Higher? Management Training and Education

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Byline: Joy Gair

YOU'VE reached the top. But could you go further? As the md, owner or most senior director of your organisation, you've worked hard to get where you are.

You recognise the value of training your staff. You're good at what you do. But how often do you give yourself a little time to improve your own skills and help your business grow, especially in these recessionary times?

The North East Region Leadership and Management Specialist Advisory Service can help. If you run a business in the North East employing between five and 249 people, the new service is available to help you develop your leadership and management capabilities.

The service covers all sectors and is funded by the Learning and Skills Council under the Train to Gain brand to provide:

A free assessment of your leadership and management skills, highlighting your strengths and areas for development

The opportunity to contribute pounds 500 to make pounds 1,500 available for leadership and management development.

Your individual assessment will be carried out face to face. …