Attracting top talent and what it means for your business

Tuesday 24th March, 8.30am arrival, for 9.00am start – 11.00am, Village Hotel, 110 Centre Park Square, Warrington, WA1 1QA

Do you need to attract more talent in your business? What are you doing to attract talent, retain talent and plan for future skills needs?

We are delighted to announce that the Cheshire and Warrington Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) will be holding a new series of LEP Talks for 2020/21. The aim of the talks is to learn more about the key challenges that businesses are dealing with on a daily basis and share practical ways of tackling the challenges.

Join us at our first event of the series which will focus on attracting great talent into your business and retaining highly skilled people.

Across all sectors of industry, from large global firms to scale-ups or small businesses, business leaders consistently cite talent as the greatest challenge facing their companies.  Whether that means attracting experienced people; upskilling or reskilling your existing workforce; or apprentices and graduate recruitment. We will discuss solutions as to how to attract the best talent and retain the best talent in your business.

You may find it difficult to recruit people with the right skills to grow your business. Our panel will share their expertise and offer you practical solutions to help your business today. They will explain the pros and cons of what has worked, what hasn’t, whether it be school/graduate level through to experienced hires. They will show you the benefits and routes that employers have taken to attract the very best people with the right skills and retain this talent.

This will be an opportunity to join a lively morning of discussion and debate, whilst taking away ideas and tips to support your own talent development approach. The panel will consist of 3 speakers from small to medium and large sized businesses and a speaker each from academia and business support. Details of our exciting line-up coming soon.

Register here

Details of further LEP Talks will also be announced soon, so keep checking our website.

If this event is fully booked and you would like details of the following LEP Talk, please contact: jane.wilson@871candwep.co.uk