Event marketing specialists AJG Direct attend an invite-only industry conference for young entrepreneurs looking to boost their leadership skills.
Saturday 31st March saw some of the biggest names in the sales and marketing industry host a conference on leadership. No strangers to supporting aspiring entrepreneurs the growing firm have secured exclusive tickets. Taking place in the Bloomsbury Suite in the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London – West End. Boasting both history and modern elegance the 1911 listed building was chosen due to its beauty and convenience, easy to reach off both Central and Piccadilly lines. “The event was a must for us; we publicly pledged our commitment to development and support of local talent. By offering tickets, we can boost the talent pool for our industry creating greater competition and boosting creativity. When I started out in marketing I was limited to experience, a unique opportunity meant I could gain both experience and training, I am proud to offer others a similar chance to gain leverage in a competitive market.”
The six-hour conference offered attendees the chance to hear from five industry experts, each taking on a specific subject designed to provide the highest return to those attending. Key topics were delivered on
- leadership expectations; how to produce results from day one and building a rapport with the team. The first ten days as a leader and critical conversations, this was designed to maximise effectiveness for new projects and generating results through others.
- Sharing vision and goals, to inspire motivation in others and cultivate team culture.
- Effective recruitment techniques
Refreshments and networking opportunities were available both in the intervals and post-conference. The firm values all networking opportunities and promotes developing personal networks in business. The benefits of a strong business network have endless opportunities such as joint ventures, client leads, partnerships, speaking and writing opportunities, business or asset sales are all vital for developing entrepreneurs.
AJG Direct pride themselves in their company culture, investing heavily in talent development Paul Gillett has achieved great success in the competitive sales and marketing industry already. His commitment to success is visible to all who meet him, a frequent educator at seminars and conferences he is often called upon to share his advice with up and coming talent by industry experts. Working with the fast-growing firm would be an excellent opportunity for entrepreneurs of any experience level.