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News - 27 October 2017

Adventures in risk taking for high growth businesses

Are you a risk-taker or are you risk-averse? The nature of high growth business means you’ll need to take risks at some point, and some big ones at that.

Brighton Chamber’s next High Growth Entrepreneur event is all about taking risks. The panel of experts have been there and still wear the t-shirts. They will share their experiences, how they’ve tackled risks head-on and whether their decisions were the right ones at the time.

 

It’s on 21 November, 5pm-7pm at Hotel Du Vin

 

They’ll look at these key points:

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How the risk grows the longer you’re in business (you have much more to lose than when you’re starting out)

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Employing people and the associated risks - letting go and reducing the control you have

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When a lack of focus poses a risk

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Supply chain risks

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Having a strong brand personality

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Staying on the right side of risk

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Building risk into your growth plans

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How do you quantify the risks you take?

 

The panel of successful entrepreneurs will be Nick Southgate from ; Melanie Lawson from ; and Alex Vaidya from . All of these entrepreneurs know what it’s like to grow quickly and grow big.

 

The session will be facilitated by Si Conroy from .

 

There’ll be a chance for a Q&A and networking. Wine and light refreshments will be provided.

 

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