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West Sussex Recover & Rise S4W4: Boosting Productivity

20jan12:00 pm1:00 pmWest Sussex Recover & Rise S4W4: Boosting Productivity

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This webinar ‘Boosting Productivity’ is #4 of 7 in the WSCC SME Digital Accelerator Webinar Series 4 – GROWTH EXPANSION & NEW PRODUCTS.

About this event

Learn the importance of management tools and information structures to improve a team’s communication and productivity in the workplace when working remotely. Take away tips and recommendations for using technology to support functioning teams.

We will be joined by consultant and coach, Emma Mills-Sheffield, an expert in working with large and small businesses on improving productivity, efficiency, and resilience.


This FREE webinar is for established businesses that are using or considering remote or hybrid working patterns. You might be a small business owner, or have responsibility for HR, operations or people management within the organization. This session will be useful for decision-makers and those responsible for business strategy and internal investment.

The session will be led by always possible associate, Emma Mills-Sheffield. Emma has spent 15 years in industry-leading projects, process improvements, training delivery, and coaching. She has experience across the private and public sector, FTSE100 and Fortune500 companies as well as SMEs.

Now as a consultant and coach, she takes big business experience and tailors it to small businesses. In developing leaders and business owners, Emma works on productivity, efficiency, and resilience. Emma is one of 2020’s f: Entrepreneurs, the Chair of a mental health charity, and is a mentor on a number of national business supporter schemes and for business school students.


  • Learn how to hold your digital marketing to account and tether it to your bottom line.
  • How to use FREE tools to assess your digital performance.
  • An understanding of how Google Analytics works, all the jargon, and a live run-through of the interface.
  • How to audit your website performance and understand customer journeys.
  • Best practice shared by over 25 years of commercial performance direction with Stu Davies, Head of Agency at Creative Bloom.


  • Re-cap from last session
  • How do I boost productivity when people are working remotely? – introduction
  • Common questions and challenges for growing businesses
  • Presentation on latest thinking and ideas
  • Case studies and examples
  • Q&As

“Lightbulbs have been lit” 

– Pete Burrlock, Lightbrothers

Interested organisations can use the link here to sign up for any or all of the sessions.

The West Sussex SME Digital Accelerator program is being delivered through the partnership of West Sussex County Council and the West Sussex district and borough councils.

The business must be located within West Sussex to be eligible for these webinars.

This Autumn & Winter 2021, West Sussex County Council launches a FREE online Webinar series designed to maximize the impact and accessibility of digital technologies for West Sussex Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs).

The SME Digital Accelerator program is a 4 part series consisting of over 25 online workshops.

Series 1: Getting Online

Series 2: Customers & Marketing

Series 3: Systems & Productivity

Series 4: Growth Expansion & New Products.

These webinar sessions have been put together by local digital experts Freedomworks, always possible, & Creative Bloom in partnership with the County Council & boroughs to help small and medium businesses utilise digital tools and gain expert knowledge and advice in how best to grow their online presence and attract and retain new customers.


The SME Digital Accelerator program is a 4 part series consisting of over 25 online workshops – to see other workshops available ‘click here’.




20/01/2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm(GMT+00:00)