Speaker Bio

Neil Laughton (NEW)

Neil is a former Royal Marine Commando and SAS Officer. He left the military to pursue an entrepreneurial business career and he has eleven company start-ups to his name. One of the businesses he founded grew to £40m turnover and was then sold to a FTSE 100 company in 2011.

He then founded Laughton & Co Ltd, which helps business leaders improve the strategy, leadership and team-working skills within their organisations. He delivers 1-2-1 coaching, group workshops, retreats and keynotes. His clients include B&Q, Virgin Atlantic, BP, Kingfisher and British Airways.

Neil is an experienced expedition leader and he has completed the Explorers Grand Slam (climbing the highest mountain on each continent including Mt Everest and skiing to both Poles). He has circumnavigated the UK on a jet-ski and piloted the world’s first road legal flying car across the Sahara Desert.

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Qualifications

Post Graduate Diploma: Business Studies; University of Westminster

Certificate in Direction: Institute of Directors

Private Pilots Licence: Aeroplanes, Para-trikes and Helicopters

Awards

WINNER: “Entrepreneur of the Year”
Sussex Business Awards 2016

WINNER: “Business Personality of the Year”
Brighton & Hove Independent Business Awards 2016

WINNER: “Leadership of expeditions & encouragement of others”
Ness Award, The Royal Geographical Society 2005

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My programmes
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Business Strategy MOT

This half day workshop introduces attendees to Strategy on a Page, a simple but clever tool enabling business leaders to review, update and track performance against their business strategies.

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Business Strategy MOT

Overview:

Between the early business plan and monthly board or management meetings lies a void where business strategy can be forgotten. Attendees undertaking this half day workshop will be introduced to Strategy on a Page and begin a facilitated process of completing their own current business strategies.

Objectives:

  • Review Vision, Purpose and Values
  • Identify USP, Market Space and Company Promise
  • List Long Term Strategies and Business Growth Indicators / Targets
  • Commit to Key Actions to help take your business to the next level
  • Hear stories and anecdotes from Neil’s military, business and expedition career

Takeaways:

  • Attendees will be introduced to Strategy on a Page/li>
  • An interactive session whilst completing business strategies individually/li>
  • Opportunities to evaluate Purpose - the reason why we exist/li>
  • Learn from Neil’s career successes and failures

Business Strategy MOT

This half day workshop introduces attendees to Strategy on a Page, a simple but clever tool enabling business leaders to review, update and track performance against their business strategies.

Read more

Business Strategy MOT

Overview:

Between the early business plan and monthly board or management meetings lies a void where business strategy can be forgotten. Attendees undertaking this half day workshop will be introduced to Strategy on a Page and begin a facilitated process of completing their own current business strategies.

Objectives:

  • Review Vision, Purpose and Values
  • Identify USP, Market Space and Company Promise
  • List Long Term Strategies and Business Growth Indicators / Targets
  • Commit to Key Actions to help take your business to the next level
  • Hear stories and anecdotes from Neil’s military, business and expedition career

Takeaways:

  • Attendees will be introduced to Strategy on a Page/li>
  • An interactive session whilst completing business strategies individually/li>
  • Opportunities to evaluate Purpose - the reason why we exist/li>
  • Learn from Neil’s career successes and failures

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