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At Devon Business & Education Centre, we are partnered with some of the most accomplished business consultancy capability in the South West who are able to provide consulting, coaching and training to businesses of all sizes and aspiration.  

Through South West Growth Service, which is based at the Centre, businesses are supported to grow rapidly through ensuring their strategies achieve aligned activities across sales and marketing, operations, finances and human resources. 

In addition, through Lorimer Consulting and the 373 Group there are an enormous range of business experts who can support new and longstanding businesses, whatever their requirements.

Other services are also available to businesses including:

  • Facilitation.  Supporting business partners to find common ground to achieve the business' aims.
  • Mentoring,  Supporting new managers and Directors to achieve their potential.
  • Start-up support. Intense support to help new businesses navigate the early stages of business growth.
  • Networking. Providing exceptional opportunities to develop new customer and partner relationships. 


Upcoming @DBEC
Career Development Workshop
4th November @ 10:00am
12 Tickets Remaining!

Are you happy in your current job?  Or perhaps you are worried that the current role might be coming to a natural end?  Is a single job what you are looking for or perhaps you are looking for a portfolio career or even to start your own business? 

Moving jobs or careers can be daunting at the outset - but successful transition can be life affirming.  

In this one day workshop, delegates will receive inspiring insights on how to:

  • Identify the career choice that will provide purpose and reward for you
  • Understand how to position yourself for the role of your choice
  • Draft a CV that will hit the right buttons
  • Use Linkedin to make the right connections
  • Understand what employers are looking for and successfully prepare for the selection process

Which ticket would you like?

Starting your own business
16th November @ 10:00am
10 Tickets Remaining!

You have the idea, you have the motivation but how do you do it?  Starting your own business, can feel like an enormous decision but there are logical steps that need to be followed so that you can be successful.

In this one day workshop, delegates will explore:

  • whether running your own business is the right step for you
  • the key decisions you will need to make when setting the business up
  • how to attract customers to your business 
  • how to manage your finances
  • how to grow the business so that it can support you

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Using Emotional Logic in your Business
18th November @ 4:00pm
19 Tickets Remaining!

This is an interactive webinar for anyone in business or in a commercial setting who feels that Emotional Logic toolset may be helpful for them or their staff.  Unpleasant emotions can be derailing and have a debilitating affect upon individuals and the business culture, impacting upon employee engagement, mental wellbeing and morale. 

This one hour session will be led by experienced business coach and accredited Emotional Logic Trainer and coach, Chris Lorimer.  This free event will be a useful opportunity to understand:

  • How emotional turmoil within the workplace can undermine staff effectiveness and business performance
  • How using Emotional Logic can positively impact upon staff morale, business relationships and the willingness for individuals to change
  • The options available in deploying Emotional Logic in your workplace

Which ticket would you like?

Lean Operations - Introductory Course
19th November @ 10:00am
10 Tickets Remaining!

A one day introduction to lean process improvement which is ideal for managers, supervisors or operations staff who need to understand the basics of how to improve their processes.

This course is high energy and highly practical, using lean simulations to assist in the learning.  

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