Opportunity North East (ONE) provides leadership development and executive coaching support to business leaders in the food, drink, agriculture, and fishing sectors to help them achieve their individual and business goals.
The ONE Food, Drink & Agriculture Leadership Development Programme strengthens the capability of owners and senior managers to support growth during a period of rapid change.
ONE co-invests with participants in a combination of 360 diagnostic reviews and feedback, one-to-one executive coaching and peer-to-peer leadership forums that support ambitious and progressive industry leaders to navigate the challenges and opportunities facing businesses. Guest speakers input on critical subjects to facilitate discussion, learning and the introduction of new business contacts. Time is also built in for round table, private, and peer-to-peer support on current business issues.
The three core elements of the programme are:
Participants have the flexibility to commit to the whole programme or to specific elements, reflecting individual priorities and needs. All are encouraged to participate in the Forum. A learning journey may be added as a follow-on to the programme, depending on demand and support from the participants.
The programme is for CEOs, senior managers or future leaders of established food and drink production, manufacturing and processing businesses in north east Scotland. Industry professionals with experience across multiple companies deliver the programme. It has a flexible structure to meet the individual needs of CEOs and will:
If you are a business leader and want to learn more about the 2023 programme, please contact Jane MacLeod, Senior Business Growth Manager – Food, Drink & Agriculture at ONE.
The programme supports the regional food, drink and agriculture growth ambition and the sector's key role in driving sustainable growth, creating jobs for the future, and increasing the premiumisation of the region's produce and value of exports.
ONE aims to help businesses achieve more and do it faster. It has been a tough time for people leading businesses. The ONE Food, Drink & Agriculture Leadership Development Programme provides the industry and its business leaders with safe space to share experiences, discuss challenges, develop capability and plan for the future.
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