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22nd February 2024 | 10:00 - 13:00 WORKSHOP

Event description

Embark on a transformative journey in this online workshop, designed to equip entrepreneurs and business owners with the tools for strategic growth. Delve into crucial elements such as SWOT analysis, Business Model Canvas, goal setting, time management and prioritization. Learn how to harness these powerful techniques to craft a robust 90-day action plan for your business. The workshop offers hands-on guidance and interactive exercises to set you on the path to success.

Please note, this event will be held on Zoom. Join us from the comfort of your own home.

What will I learn and take away from the session?

By the end of this workshop, you'll possess a robust toolkit of skills and strategies, enabling you to make informed decisions, set clear objectives, manage your time effectively, and execute a dynamic 90-day action plan to propel your business to new heights.

  • SWOT Analysis Mastery: Gain a deep understanding of SWOT analysis, enabling you to assess your business's Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats. Learn how to leverage this powerful tool to make informed decisions and capitalize on your strengths.
  • Strategic Business Model Canvas Application: Unlock the potential of the Business Model Canvas as a visual framework to evaluate and refine your business model. Discover how to align key components like value proposition, customer segments, channels, and revenue streams for sustainable growth.
  • Effective Goal Setting Techniques: Acquire proven strategies for setting SMART (Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, Time-bound) goals that are aligned with your business vision. Understand how well-defined objectives propel your business forward.
  • Time Management and Prioritization Strategies: Learn practical time management techniques tailored for entrepreneurs and business leaders. Discover how to allocate your time efficiently, prioritize tasks, and focus on high-impact activities that drive results.
  • Develop a comprehensive 90-day business action plan designed to kickstart your business growth. Learn how to translate your insights from SWOT analysis and Business Model Canvas into actionable steps, ensuring rapid progress and achieving tangible milestones.

Who should attend?

Business Owners, Managers and Directors.

Event Accessibility

The Growth Hub is committed to providing universal access to all of our events. Please contact the Growth Hub team on or call 01242 715400 to request disability accommodations. Advance notice is necessary to arrange for some accessibility needs so we request you contact us at least five working days before the event whenever possible.

About the speaker

Rachel Sweet , NBX

Rachel Sweet is an experienced trainer who has delivered a variety of in-person courses, workshops and online webinars throughout the past 20 years.
Rachel’s career mission is to help people learn new skills, grow in confidence and be their best selves to achieve their goals. In her role as a Business Navigator and Adviser, she works with people who are thinking of starting or currently running their own businesses, providing advice, guidance and support to help people navigate through their business and personal journey. Having started businesses of her own from an early age, Rachel draws on her own experiences and engages her audience in an empathetic and supportive way, encouraging and motivating others to make contributions, discuss ideas and make their own decisions and plans for a way forward.


University of Gloucestershire, Oxstalls Campus, Oxstalls Lane, Longlevens Gloucester Gloucestershire GL2 9HW

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Gloucester Growth Hub

The Growth Hub is based at the University of Gloucestershire’s Oxstalls Campus in Gloucester. Partnered with both the University and GFirst LEP, The Growth Hub is here to help every Gloucestershire business grow.

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