Lancashire HR Employers' Forum

Together we are Forbes

Wednesday 12 March 2014, Clayton Park Conference Centre, Jct 7 Business Park, Clayton-le-Moors, BB5 5JW

11.30am to 2.00pm

Business Owners/Directors/Managers and HR Practitioners across the county are invited to the Lancashire HR Employers' Forum.

The aim of these forums is to keep you up to date with changes and developments in Employment Law along with bringing you key speakers who can inspire you and your business.


  • Buffet Lunch and Networking
  • Welcome and General Introduction
  • Lisa Ellis, ACAS (Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service), Trainer - Good Practice Services
    Providing a summary of key employment law updates, in particular, the right for all to request flexible working, to commence April 2014 (15 minutes)
  • Ruth Rule-Mullen, Associate, Employment Law Team, Forbes Solicitors
    Summary of recent cases which may impact on the workforce and what is coming up (10 minutes)
  • Lisa Ellis, ACAS & Joanne Pickering, Forbes Solicitors
    An interactive session on Change Management, providing tips and techniques on how to work with employees in adapting to the ongoing, and sometimes never ending, changing needs of the business (50 minutes)
  • Morgan Rothwell, Director, D&M Creative
    We all know that recruitment can be an expensive and lengthy process. But how do you keep your best staff as your business moves forward? One aspect of staff retention is quality training and skills development. Find out how Community & Business Partners can provide you with fully funded training in a huge range of areas, tailored to your needs (10 minutes)
  • Joanne L Pickering, Director of HR & Training, Forbes Solicitors
    Chair's Report (10 minutes)
  • Any Other Business

CLICK HERE to book your place or for more information call 01254 505050

Please note: In the event of over subscription, where two colleagues are wishing to attend from the same organisation, we may have to request only one attends. Community & Business Partners will be in touch the week before the Forum if applicable.

Free to attend