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Attracting the Best People: The Real Deal – Wednesday 3rd August @ Roundthorn Country House – Penrith – 9am – 11am

The market is flooded with job opportunities and candidates have more choice than ever before. So how do you attract the best people to your business? We take a no-nonsense look at recruitment and chat about how to bring the best people on your journey.

Cumbria Chambers are Working in partnership with Realise HR, a local multi-disciplinary HR consultancy supporting businesses of all sizes to help attract and retain the best people, drive people performance and achieve company goals’

Attracting the best people will be an in person session covering these key areas:

• How to be attractive to the passive market
• Your employee value proposition – the deal
• How to offer an amazing candidate experience

Claire McLean is the CEO of Realise HR ,www.realisehr.co.uk.  Which she founded 4 years ago after a very successful HR career over a variety of sectors. Claire started her career with the Royal Bank of Scotland in Edinburgh then progressed to HR management of small teams within global businesses before moving into HR Director roles where she focused on strategic people planning and building competent teams to support company growth. She has a passion for organisational effectiveness and the part people play in it. Claire’s superpowers include Transformation and change, People experience, HR Technology, Engagement and Company culture. To relax at the weekend Claire loves to travel and enjoys some good food.

Working alongside Claire is Martin Norris, Head of Recruitment.

Martin has 10+ years of recruitment experience working for landmark businesses across Cumbria. During this time, he has supported people in our communities with their careers, ambitions and job search. He is passionate about helping people uncover new opportunities and connecting them with their next role. Martin’s superpowers include recruitment, communication and providing great experiences for clients and candidates alike. At the weekend, you’ll find Martin spending quality time with the family and indulging in a glass of wine (or three!)

There will be 4 sessions:

Attracting the best people: The real deal – 03.08.22

HR Tech – Easy for you, amazing for your employees – 15.09.22 

Hand on heart, are you a great manager? – 15.11.22

It’s not just about the money, people stick around for more meaningful things – 17.01.23

BUY all 4 and get one Free – enter code [ CHAMBERS ] .

The standard rate for this session is £50+VAT for non-members, or 0ffered at a discounted rate of £30+VAT to Chamber members,


To book a place on this workshop, you will be directed to our third party event booking site. The information you provide remains the property of Cumbria Chamber of Commerce and will not be used by the third party in any manner.

Should you have any questions regarding the above training, please do not hesitate to contact training@cumbriachamber.co.uk.

Any cancellations must be received at least three working days before the event, otherwise you will be charged for non-attendance.

Chamber Business Solutions is also able to deliver bespoke and in-house training – with our highly experienced team of trainers and subject matter experts we are committed to assisting you get the business results you need to achieve. For further information on how we can help your business please contact training@cumbriachamber.co.uk.

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