As part of the Future Focus Programme we are running a number of Labs to help businesses innovate and grow. Labs coming up in 2018 are:
January 2019 dates TBC
This Lab series continues with two further sessions which will empower you as a leader to thrive in the volatile, uncertain world we live in. In a peer group of business leaders, we will explore ‘change’ and how it can be navigated effectively for both you and your teams. You will gain a clear understanding of your strengths as a leader of change and get to grips with a proven model for planning and delivering change. Following this, you are invited to take part in a webinar and series of interactive sessions exploring new technologies and innovations happening now that will affect the way we do business. The series will be delivered by future leaders’ experts, Neil Willson and Frank Meehan.
Digital Print Workshops
Four Sessions: 18th January, 25th January, 1st February, 8th February
This series of exciting practical workshops will give you, as a business owner in the garments (including footwear), accessories and textiles sector, the opportunity to join design technicians at The Digital Print Bureau at Falmouth University and discover new ways to approach digitally printing onto your products. Supported by the Future Focus Team, this series of workshops will encourage sharing ideas, tackling challenges and will give you access to support to help you unlock the potential of your business.
Media Relations Planning
Three Sessions: 30th January, 13th February, 20th March
For Cornish businesses in the fashion, beauty, interiors or luxury/lifestyle sector – this exciting new Lab series will expose you to innovative ways of approaching your media planning and management. Within this series of practical Labs, we will help you to clearly define objectives and plan high-impact media activities for your business. Through powerful insights from PR expert Lucy Jenner-Brown; you will discover new ways to boost your media coverage. Lucy brings 25 years in-house and agency experience from the fashion and lifestyle industry. Through Lucy’s fantastic network of contacts, you will experience a unique opportunity to talk directly to journalists; showcasing your brand story and collections in London during March 2019, beginning the important task of building key relationships for your business.