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The Digital Skills Programme - AI and Data

The Digital Skills Programme is part of a Europe-wide initiative led by technology giant ‘Facebook,’ to help develop the confidence and skills for employment in the digital economy. This session will debunk the main misconceptions of AI, algorithm creation and how we use this to automate different tasks, plus identifying key data terminology

Date: 27th September 2019
Format: Workshops
Location: BWorks, Manchester
Time: 9:30am - 12:00pm


Switched On to Business Planning

Switched On is an interactive workshop-led support programme designed to engage, inform and empower SMEs to confidently take their business to the next level.

Date: 3rd October 2019
Format: Workshops
Location: The Loft at Ziferblat HQ, 3 Oxford Court, Bishopsgate, Manchester, UK, M2 3WQ
Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm


Coaching, Giving and Receiving Effective Feedback

This comprehensive half-day Masterclass will help leaders to understand the power of feedback and how to deliver it effectively and with confidence using coaching skills.

Date: 8th October 2019
Format: Workshops
Location: Central Manchester
Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm


Key Elements Of Financial Management

This is a highly interactive day which includes group activities to better understand the key performance indicators [KPIs] of your business and how to implement them to achieve your goals. Together we will look at the methodology of preparing a budget, strategic plan and a cash flow forecast for your business. We will cover the specific challenges of scaling a business and getting funding.

Date: 22nd October 2019
Format: Workshops
Location: Spinningfields
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm

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