Leadership Course Now Available at a Cut Price

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WOULD-BE entrepreneurs from the North East have been given a golden opportunity to benefit from an award-winning leadership programme delivered by one of the region's leading training providers.

The North East Chamber of Commerce (NECC), in partnership with Teesside University, is offering budding business leaders the opportunity to attend the foundation degree in leadership and management at a discounted rate for delegates enrolling before August 31 this year.

For a limited time, the cost to enrol on the foundation degree programme will be reduced to pounds 1,260 per year from pounds 2,300, with the next cohort due to commence in early May.

Patricia Wilkinson, NECC's director of training and skills development, said: "This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone intending to develop their leadership skills to benefit from a terrific training programme at a reduced cost.

"NECC has put more than 25 of its staff through the foundation degree programme and the results have been incredible.

"In addition to significantly improving the performance and skills of the staff that attended the programme, we have also improved our staff retention. …