Featured Speaker: Chris Olchawski
Starting with a career in Petrol Retailing which included working for the Likes of BP, Gulf and Fina Chris became MD of an independent petrol retail group, this surprisingly diverse role included running a greasy spoon café & video library as well as developing and dealing in the real estate!
He spent some time running the distribution operation for a sister company. He also ran the tele sales operation. He has since been self employed for over 10 years – He had a garden machinery business in North London before becoming a Business Adviser with Business in Focus where he helped nearly 200 new and existing businesses prior to becoming Commercial Services Manager. He is now an independent Business Adviser.
He ran Harrow Rock Festival in 1974 and is still thinking about the follow up..........
About The Workshop
You started your business - that was hard!
Would you have bothered if you knew then what you know now?
Now you have to be Salesman, Financier, Debt Collector, Book Keeper, HR wizard, Marketeer and Advertising Manager Web Master, and more.
The Grow Your Own Business Workshop is aimed at you!
Any one of these sessions could help you make changes worth thousands of pounds a year!
We have some great presenters who present with real understanding of what it is like running your own business!
The day will consist of presentations from the 4 speakers and a choice of 2 from 4 workshop sessions in the afternoon.
The subject areas will include sales for non sales people, practical help with employing (and firing) staff, getting more from your website and marketing on a shoestring.
This day is already on offer at £24.98 including lunch – a wonderful introductory bargain but for bestof business members you get it for even less - £19.98 by going to;
Gwenllian Court Hotel,
9.30 am on 15th April 2010
Book Now! Limited Availability (5 spaces as of 08/04/10) - this day will never be run again at this price!
Member since: 10th July 2012
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