Team Manchester

Are you looking for new opportunities and extra support in a world that is changing on a daily basis?  Are you searching for more leads and introductions to your ideal customer? 

You’re in for a real treat at Team Manchester – Magnificent Astonishing Notorious Champions Happy Energetic Serious Tenacious Enthusiastic Realistic

Team Manchester do more than just survive – they THRIVE to achieve a common goal.  The Team focus on referring great business and build meaningful business connections to support each other and their businesses’ bottom line.

THIS MEETING NOW MEETS FACE-TO-FACE

We are looking to share the meeting experience with local business professionals who would like to network and generate referrals in a positive and driven business community - together we come out stronger

The Team meet fortnightly on Wednesday morning 06.45am to 8:45am. The ‘happy’ advocates are currently looking to encourage a Solicitor, Will Writer, IT Services, R&D Tax Advisors, Holiday/Travel Provider, Recruiter, Copy Writer and Telecoms Provider to sample a visit.

The NetworkIN ethos is one of relationships and reciprocity. Support is given to any small company or sole trader in order to prosper despite current challenges within a strong community. Our advocates believe in a culture of behaviours which work to help everyone grow – together.

Advocate numbers are restricted and a sector-exclusive policy is in place to allow for a positive meeting experience. 

Amazing at what you do? Work in a sector other than those already covered by our advocates below?

If this sounds like a group of business owners you could collaborate with and you are amazing at what you do, pop along and have some fun whilst growing your business at the same time.

WORK BRIGHTER LTD

BUSINESS COACH

ADVOCATE: REBECCA STEVENS
Team Leader

 

Who are Work Brighter?

Work Brighter Ltd was established in 2011 by Rebecca Stevens and provides bespoke psychology consultancy services. Clients range from new entrepreneurs to global organisations. Work Brighter is Rebecca Stevens and enables Rebecca to work directly for organisations, as well as an associate via other consultancies, including Co-Creation Ltd where Rebecca is a member of the strategy team.

Who is Rebecca?

Rebecca helps business owners and leaders understand and develop, themselves and their people; to deliver an engaged and performing organisation.

She uses leadership coaching, training and development approaches including:

  • One-to-one executive coaching
  • Leadership team coaching
  • Training workshops in leadership tools and techniques e.g. change management (currently online but usually face-to-face as well)
  • Leadership profiling for recruitment, promotion and development

Profile

Rebecca has 18 years’ experience of working for organisations in the recruitment, assessment and development arena. Rebecca is an Occupational Psychologist registered with the Health Care Professions Council and a Chartered Psychologist registered with the British Psychological Society.

Style

Rebecca’s experience as a psychologist influences her approach and her PG Diploma in Business & Personal Coaching has enabled Rebecca to broaden her coaching to take a holistic approach to leadership development, including personal as well as work based challenges.

Rebecca’s clients value her ability to listen deeply, her empathy and her honesty in helping them identify and develop their personal strengths and capabilities.

Areas of Specialism

Rebecca specialises in helping leaders to transition at various stages of their career. Including:

  1. Discovering their own leadership potential
  2. Preparing for and gaining a promotion into a leader role
  3. Stepping into their first management role
  4. Preparing for the step from management to a leadership role
  5. Developing leadership strengths and managing derailers/risks
  6. Improving leader relationships e.g. business partners
  7. Leading people through change
  8. Managing performance and engagement
  9. Changing career direction

With a focus on positive psychology Rebecca works with leaders to help them identify their unique leadership edge; their strengths, risks and motivations to help them achieve their leadership potential.

Client Organisations and Seniority

Rebecca has experience of working in the Technology, Energy, Engineering, Retail, Financial Services, Legal, Ombudsman, Care/Hospice, Charity, Central and Local Government sectors.

Qualifications and Training

  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Business & Personal Coaching – University of Chester
  • B.Sc (Hons) Psychology – University of Plymouth
  • M.Sc. Organisational Psychology – University of Manchester
  • Project Management – GEC Marconi Training College
  • Registered Practitioner Psychologist – Health Care Professions Council
  • Associate Fellow and Chartered Psychologist – Division of Occupational Psychology, British Psychological Society
  • Certificate in Coaching – Centre for Coaching
  • Registered test user with The British Psychological Society Psychological Testing Centre for ability tests and specialist personality questionnaires including:
    • Strengthscope, StrengthscopeLeader & StrengthscopeTeam
    • CEB’s Occupational Personality Questionnaire & Motivation Questionnaire
    • WAVE Personality Questionnaire
    • 16 Personality Factors
    • Criterion Partnership COAST
    • Talent Q Dimensions
    • Myers Briggs Type Indicator Step I
    • Hogan Development Survey
    • JCA Emotional Intelligence Profile
    • Global Leadership Judgement Indicator
    • A&DC Resilience Questionnaire
    • BeTalent Strengths & Leadership tools
    • Facet5 Personality profile

 

 

Telephone: 07866687465

Mobile: 07866687465

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.workbrighter.co.uk

MUTUAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

PENSIONS AND INVESTMENTS

ADVOCATE: TERRY RATCLIFFE
Team Leader

 

I consider financial planning, security and wealth management to be the provision of personal, face-to-face advice, designed to suit my clients’ individual long-term requirements. Putting clients firmly at the heart of everything I do enables me to run a genuinely client-focused business.

Building a strong reputation for sound advice, supported by a real commitment to long term partnerships with the individuals and businesses I support.

I aim to help my clients reach their financial goals by offering appropriate advice on an ongoing basis and ensures that all areas of needs are fit for purpose and remain effective in the future, no matter how their circumstances change.

Creating and maintaining the right investment strategy plays a vital role in securing your financial future.

I can provide quality advice, comprehensive investment solutions and ongoing service to help you achieve your financial goals.

These are uncertain times we live in and ensuring you make the most of the money you have is more important now than ever before. If you have any queries or concerns at the moment then please do not hesitate to generate an enquiry through the website - www.mutualfm.co.uk

 

Telephone: 01614484755

Mobile: 07720696410

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.mutualfm.co.uk

HINE INSURANCE

INSURANCE BROKER

ADVOCATE: ANDY GUY
Team Leader

 

Passionate about protecting what matters to you.

Free reviews of insurance requirements for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies of all sizes

Particular expertise in finding tailor made cover for the charitable sector, including registered charities, CIOs, community interest companies, community groups and social enterprises

Specialist insurances for property owners, whether that's for a single residential let or a mixed portfolio of shops, offices, houses and warehouses, including competitive markets with full cover for vacant properties (eg property is in probate, the owner is in a care home or the property needs work doing before it can be occupied) and those let to DSS tenants, asylum seekers or students

 

 

 

 

Telephone: 01614381945

Email: [email protected]

NETWORKIN

OTHER

ADVOCATE: LEONIE THOMAS
Team Leader

 

As Principal of my region, I help business owners and charities to join the dots, because together we can all achieve more. I add value to my advocates by connecting people and looking for opportunities for all of us to build our profile. 

 

Telephone: 07752986717

Mobile: 07752986717

Email: [email protected]

HGR ACCOUNTANTS LIMITED

ACCOUNTANT

ADVOCATE: GRAHAM ROITT

 

We provide comprehensive tax and accounting services for Individuals, Sole Traders, Partnerships, Limited Company’s, Limited Liability Partnerships, Corporate Groups and Trusts. We provide advice in property transactions (speaking at National Residential Landlords Association forums), business acquisition/selling advice and due diligence, HMRC enquiries.

We offer a down to earth and professional service to individuals and businesses. Working with you we will provide insight, guidance, and best advice to help you achieve your objectives.

We help our clients keep their tax bills to the right amount (no more, no less) by providing a comprehensive and practical range of tax, accounting, and business services.

All transactions whether they are for an individual, trust, charity, business person or company have a tax impact. Early planning and understanding of the ramifications of actions and decisions make for a successful outcome and few surprises.

 

Telephone: 01614855567

Mobile: 07767421740

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.hgraccountants.co.uk

BEXLEY BEAUMONT

ADVOCATE: NICOLA YOUNG

 

I am an employment solicitor with over 18 years experience of advising and supporting businesses and individuals on all aspects of employment law and HR issues. 

I am supportive and responsive and provide sound strategic advice that is straight forward to implement. 

I am aware of the need to work to priorities and budgets and am therefore flexible on fees - tailoring rates and fee arrangements to suit the requirements of individual clients.

 

 

 

Telephone: 07799538305

Mobile: 07799538305

Email: [email protected]

Website: https://www.bexleybeaumont.com

JADE A COPYWRITING

COPYWRITER

ADVOCATE: JADE ANDERSON

 

Talented digital copywriter, content writer and proofreader.

I write down to earth copy that people love to read. Although my writing is well researched, you won't find jargon or complicated words here. I believe copy should be accessible to all - the more people that understand your writing, the more can act on it.

I specialise in website copy but also write blogs, email campaigns, social media posts, articles and product descriptions.

Get in touch if you need any:
- Copywriting
- Content writing
- Proofreading
- Editing

Copy that's well written, engaging and has personality makes more sales. Hire a professional. Preferably me.

 

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.webwriter.uk

HAROLD STOCK

SOLICITOR GENERAL

ADVOCATE: DARREN MCGUINNESS

 

Full Service law firm. Providing advice on all legal matters from Wills and Probate to Company Commercial matters. We ensure the advice includes a commercial emphasis to make sure the client receives value for money

 

Telephone: 01614565012

Mobile: 07976380778

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.haroldstock.com

TRI PLUS FINANCIAL LTD

MORTGAGE BROKER

ADVOCATE: CHLOE HARRISON

 

I love to fulfil peoples' property dreams by helping them to secure their ideal home in the most cost effective way using a mortgage.

With access to whole of market mortgage rates and associated lending criteria I find the most suitable mortgage for virtually any circumstance. Whether the client is:

  • a first time buyer
  • a family moving to a new home
  • investing in property
  • needing to find some short term funding to facilitate a quick purchase
  • looking to pay less when their existing rate comes to an end
  • looking to build a new home from scratch

.....we help them every step of the way until they have the keys in their hand, money in their bank account or the best rate available to them as borrowers.

 

Telephone: 03301797155

Mobile: 07920252712

Email: [email protected]lusfinancial.co.uk

ST ANN'S HOSPICE

CHARITY

ADVOCATE: GAYLE SHAW

 

Please contact me using the details below

 

Telephone: 07483 348554

Email: [email protected]

ALG FINANCE LTD

ASSET/ VEHICLE FINANCE

ADVOCATE: JO TAYLOR

 

ALG Finance - your asset finance specialists.

Established since 2000, we lend our own funds to businesses, enabling them to buy business related equipment or vehicles.

We are also refinance specialists, a popular product amongst business owners. Refinance is used to raise capital against equipment or vehicles already owned by a business; a great way to boost cash flow.

We can also help business owners who struggle getting paid by their customers. Slow payment affects many business owners; facilities like invoice discounting and factoring have been designed to turn slow into 'flow', smoothing the ups and downs of business cashflow.

Contact ALG Finance for:

  • Vehicle Finance / Refinance
  • Equipment Finance / Refinance
  • Commercial Loans
  • Invoice Discounting / Factoring

Whatever your credit situation, we can help.

Contact ALG Finance today on 0161 491 4051.

 

Telephone: 01614914051

Mobile: 07769655440

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.algfinance.co.uk

Team Meeting details

When:
Fortnightly on a Wednesday .
What time:
6:45am - 8:45am
Where:
Cheadle golf club, Shiers Drive, Cheadle Road, Cheadle, SK8 1HW
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Upcoming meetings: 
14th December 2022
11th January 2023
25th January 2023
8th February 2023