26Mar

How to make change happen

A practical exploration of overcoming barriers to change

(All levels)

Theme: Skills

26 March 2019, 9.30am registration (9.45am start) – 1.00pm (followed by lunch), Freeths Nottingham (with Video Conferencing Equipment to Freeths offices in Leicester, Birmingham, Manchester, London and Sheffield)

Please note we offer the option to attend this course via video conference at another of our offices to make it accessible to as many EM Lawshare members as possible. We do our best to deliver the best experience we can with the technology we have, but inevitably it may not be as effective as attending the course in person. We always appreciate your feedback and make improvements if we can.

Presented by Sharpe Pritchard

Course overview

Organisations in the public and private sector are facing challenging times with reducing budgets, increasing client expectations and the introduction of new technologies. All too often, organisations and those who work for them recognise that change is required but struggle to make it happen.

This interactive and engaging session explores practical approaches to overcoming and barriers to change that organisation face. The session is suitable for anyone interested in making changes that result in positive outcomes, and is relevant to all levels and professional backgrounds.

Suitable audience:

Overview and topics to be covered include:

Organisations in the public and private sector are facing challenging times with reducing budgets, increasing client expectations and the introduction of new technologies. All too often, organisations and those who work for them recognise that change is required but struggle to make it happen.

This interactive and engaging session explores practical approaches to overcoming and barriers to change that organisation face. The session is suitable for anyone interested in making changes that result in positive outcomes, and is relevant to all levels and professional backgrounds.

Interactive elements

The course will be discussion based and will include case studies.

Duration: Half a day (3 training hours) including lunch

Competencies

This course will cover:

A Ethics professionalism and judgement
B Technical legal practice
B6 Negotiation
C Working with other people
C1 Communicate clearly and effectively
D Managing themselves and their own work

Presenter profiles:

Annie Moy, Sharpe Pritchard specialises in public procurement and commercial contracts, with particular experience in social infrastructure schemes. Annie is the lead partner responsible for education projects and regularly advises on the establishment and construction of new schools and associated community facilities and on the conversion, transfer and re-brokerage of academies. Annie also advises on strategic technology projects, social care projects, regeneration schemes, housing, PPP and PFI projects.

Debbie Bondi, Sharpe Pritchard is an accomplished business development professional with over 20 years’ experience and a strong background in supporting and leading transformation projects, developing commercial opportunities and using technology to effect change.
She has extensive experience of working with clients to design, establish and deliver major projects. She is a skilled interim project manager and is respected for her practical approach which focuses on delivery. Previous clients include public, private and not-for profit organisations in a range of sectors including local government, education, retail, finance and telecoms.

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If you would like to send a list of registrants, please email Julie.Scheller@freeths.co.uk.