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Good Governance – Why Leadership Matters for Business Success

Friday 18 02 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Software Cornwall Event - Good Governance, Why Leadership Matters for Business Success
A 90-minute online workshop featuring key insights from best practices, with follow-on resources for you to take back to your tech company.

About this event

We’re delighted to introduce this online workshop exclusively for Software Cornwall members on good governance; why leadership matters for business success.

There are thousands of leadership books, talks and manuals out there.

What matters the most for small companies?

This session will cover the fundamentals of good leadership and what small and micro businesses need to know to create the foundations for future success.

  • Leadership styles
  • Leadership Vs Management
  • Principles of good governance
  • The role of a Board
  • Collaborative leadership and networks – leading beyond authority in a small team
  • Mapping your values

Your facilitator:

We’re honoured to welcome Emmie Kell, CEO of Cornwall Museums Partnership who will be the facilitator for this session.

Emmie is the CEO of Cornwall Museums Partnership, an independent charity which exists to create positive social change with museums.

She is a member of Cornwall’s Creative Industries Taskforce, the Creative Industries Federation UK Council and the Tate St Ives Advisory Council. She cmleted her term as Non Exec Director of the LEP in 2021.

Emmie leads on strategic planning, regional and national advocacy and partnership development for Cornwall Museums Partnership.

With over 28 years of experience within the museum sector including working at the V&A, Somerset House, MOSI Manchester, and Thinktank Birmingham, Emmie is a qualified coach, an experienced leadership mentor and trainer with a particular interest in governance, partnerships and collaborative leadership.

Emmie is a Fellow of the RSA and was the Arts Council England Museums Clore Fellow in 2014/15.

In March 2022 she will join Arts Council England as Director of Museums and Cultural Property.


This session is free to Software Cornwall members.

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The event will be hosted via Zoom. Please register for this event to receive joining instructions.


Friday 18 02 2022
10:00 am - 11:30 am


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