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The Made Smarter Leadership programme will boost your leadership proficiency and empower you to drive your enterprise’s growth through digital adoption. 

Take some essential time out from your organisation and take a strategic view on how digital tools could transform your  business. Register your business now

Learn how the North West Leadership programme goes beyond business benefits
Leadership Programme explained
  • What will I gain?
    • Develop your skills to lead your business to a digital future 
    • Gain actionable insights and avoid pitfalls by learning from SME leaders who’ve adopted technology 
    • See technology in action and learn from live experiences through site visits to other businesses 
    • Understand useful models to help you to  identify the right digital opportunities for your business  
    • Become part of a community of like-minded individuals where you can share challenges and opportunities 
    • Learn how to engage and inspire employees and build digital champions within your business 
    • Access opportunities for technology adoption funding.  
  • What does the programme cover?

    The programme is delivered through a blend of workshops, site visits to SME manufacturers who are already on the journey of adopting digital technology, facilitated-learning sessions, and special project sprints to test new ideas. 

    You’ll adopt a holistic view of your enterprise and how to implement hi-tech and digitally-based manufacturing techniques into production processes. 

    Perform an audit to determine the ‘digital readiness’ of your SME, measure the value of any adjustments made to processes, and ensure all stakeholders embrace the digital journey. 

    Special project sprints to will enable you to experiment with and learn new ideas in a safe digitalisation environment. 

  • Eligibility

    The leadership programme is currently available to senior leaders of North West based, small and medium sized manufacturing businesses.   

    We’ve subsidised the programme fee by 50%. It will cost £2,500 per delegate. Options for phased payments are also available. 

Register your interest in the North West Leadership Programme