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WORKSHOP: How to Employ your First Person

15th January 2020 | 10:00 - 13:00 Workshop
People & skills

Event description

With more good jobs than there are good people, how do businesses compete to get the great employees who will help to drive their business forward – employees with resilience, agility, skill and, in a lot of cases, a dose of common sense? Find out how you can get your business ready to recruit and improve your chances of attracting, and securing, the right people for your business. We’ll also look at problems with retention and how companies around the globe are changing to keep their good people.

What will I Learn

  • How to improve your chances of recruiting the best people.
  • How to compete with other businesses who are recruiting.
  • •How the right people will drive your Business forward.

Who should attend?

Business owners, leaders and managers.

What did people think?

Great Session and thought provoking. Great Opportunity to take time out to assess what factors are really important to employees and a business - Partridge Accountancy Services.
Excellent event. Roger is a very knowledgeable speaker. We now have much clearer idea what we need to do - Kitchen Garden Foods Ltd.

About the speaker

Roger Davies

As the HR Director in a logistics business employing 2200 staff and 2500 temps, Roger Davies has seen the good, the bad and the ugly in employing people. He now uses that experience to help SME leaders to get their HR right. At Gazella, it’s never HR for HR's sake. It's about growing businesses that want to become agile and great places to work, businesses that can attract, and keep, the best. Gazella works with leaders to solve people problems, helping them to think their way through HR to deliver the right outcome for today and put the right processes and strategies in place for tomorrow.


The Cirencester Growth Hub Stroud Road Cirencester Gloucestershire GL7 6JR

Event organised by


The Cirencester Growth Hub

The Cirencester Growth Hub is based at the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester. Partnered with both the University and GFirst LEP, The Growth Hub is here to help every Gloucestershire business grow.

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10:00 - 13:00
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