NEPO Business Club: Wednesday Webinars (May/June)
The NEPO Business Club has moved online to support North East businesses planning for the recovery phase of COVID-19.
NEPO Business Club offers free training for suppliers interested in doing business with the public sector. A range of subjects are covered in our upcoming webinars including:
- Social Value and the importance of ‘local’ in tendering
- Social Value in practice – how ‘local’ is changing procurement
- How to approach the LGA National TOMs for Suppliers
- Being the right business for public sector tendering
- Procurement Surgery
- Finding Business Opportunities
- Follow the Money – finding lower value opportunities
Click here for more information and to book your place.
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