BWB and E3M present: Managing the Basics to Manage Business Growth

This seminar will help to sharpen your focus as you look to expand or support your activities and ensure that you have considered some fundamental elements for successful growth in your social enterprise.

It will cover a series of key success factors identified through the work of E3M and their members over the last three years including:

  • staying true to your mission
  • balancing your passion with the need for process
  • winning new contracts with limited capital and a weak balance sheet
  • strong governance without stifling implementation and delivery
  • identifying the next generation of leaders

The event will provide unique networking opportunities with your peers as well as financial, legal and social enterprise experts. It is aimed at:

  • CEOs
  • Senior staff in social enterprises
  • Trading charities
  • Public sector mutuals
  • Those with an interest in social enterprise growth


  • Being strategic - following your mission or your money
  • Processes - supporting efficient management
  • Winning contracts with a weak balance sheet
  • Effective governance
  • Succession planning
  • Peer led case studies and a panel of business, finance and legal experts
  • Networking opportunities

Speakers Include

  • Andrew Croft - CAN
  • Cherri Blisset - The Wise Group
  • Donal Laverty - Baker Tilly
  • Jonathan Bland - Social Business International
  • Julian Blake - BWB
  • Keith Ward - Baker Tilly
  • Laurie Russell - The Wise Group
  • Louise Cooper - LEYF
  • Manpreet Mahal - Baker Tilly
  • Matthew Humphrey - Baker Tilly
  • Sarita Adams - Baker Tilly
  • Sarah Sharlott - Realise Futures CIC


Baker Tilly Offices: 25 Farringdon Street London EC4A 4AB

Please click here to book via the E3M website.