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Wednesday 22 May 2019

08:30 - 11:00

The Base Business Event - Recruitment strategies for businesses in Warrington

The Base Business Event - Recruitment strategies for businesses in Warrington
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Is your business attractive to the best talents? How do you compete for skills with other businesses in the area? How do you attract skills which are already on the skill shortage list?

Join us for our Base Business Event where we will provide you with different strategies you can implement to get your business recognised as an employer of choice. From early engagement with students via apprenticeships and work placements, all the way to full graduate scheme, join us to get some valuable tips and maximise your recruitment success.

Several regional universities will be present at this event, providing you with an opportunity for a direct conversation about your specific needs.

Speakers: Dr Deborah Pownall, Liverpool John Moores University; Anne Milligan, University of Manchester; and Bridie Mills, Driveworks

Format: Introduction to recruitment strategies from two local universities, case study on graduate scheme provided by Driveworks. A number of other local universities will be available to discuss options on a one-to-one basis after the formal presentations.

Arrival is 8:30am for 9:00am and the event finishes at 11:00am. However, many stay longer to maximise networking opportunities.

Breakfast is included at this FREE event.


  • Type: Keynote


The Base Business Event

The Base Business Event is an opportunity to connect with some of the region’s most dynamic advanced manufacturing, engineering and digital tech entrepreneurs, universities, business support organisations, funding and professional communities.

Once every two months, a group of around 30 such individuals meet at The Base to network and gain knowledge on current business topics. This is the perfect opportunity to establish new business connections.