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Sustainability in Action - training for businesses
16th February 2018

Brought to you by the University of Brighton's Green Growth Platform, this course gives practical guidance to help you make your business more sustainable. We’ll show you how to manage important social and environmental issues, demystifying the jargon, discussing current examples of good (and not so good) practice and exploring leadership skills to meet the challenges of a changing world.

Sustainability in Action - training for businesses

Previous attendees said: 

  • “Great course, very useful. We feel like we have a direction that we lacked beforehand.”
  • “Very interesting, came away with new ideas and inspiration”
  • “Really useful. Good tips for beginners in business like myself, easily understandable.“
  • “Fantastic course - everything very clearly explained”

 

Book before 11th March for a 20% discount! 


The course has been specifically designed for small and medium sized businesses, to help you to lift business performance, save money and build a reputation as a responsible business.  We'll work together through a structured programme, including exercises and group discussion, with simple tools designed to help you prioritise, take action and communicate your progress.

You'll also have the opportunity to review your action plan in person with the tutor after the course.

So if you are looking to build your skills as a business leader then sign up today!

Course overview
The half day session will cover:

  • Why is sustainability important? How to develop a compelling business case and deliverable action plan for sustainability;
  • ​Commercial drivers: business benefits, legal and policy framework, current trends and best practice in environmental sustainability, the value of ​formally certified or informal management systems;
  • How to get the best results: systems vs initiatives, focus and prioritisation, action planning, engaging stakeholders and employees in your sustainability journey;
  • Drafting a communications strategy that meets the needs of your internal and external stakeholders, building an authentic narrative to strengthen your reputation as a responsible business.

Who's it for?
Business owners, directors, green champions, operations, procurement, communications and marketing professionals working in and around the South East.

Where?
Field Place Manor House, The Boulevard, Worthing, West Sussex BN13 1NP

When?
09.00 - 14.00 on Wednesday 21st March 2018.
(Arrive by 08:45 for registration and coffee. The course includes lunch).

How much?
£99 + booking fee. Use discount code EARLYBIRD20 for a 20% discount.

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