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NEW: Annual Employment Law Conference 2021

Our ever popular Annual Employment Law Conference will return for a 22nd consecutive year on Thursday 18th November 2021. We are currently developing the programme and will decide on the format of the format in the coming months. If you would like to provisionally reserve a space for the event please drop us an email.

21st Annual Employment Law Conference - 19th November 2020 Price held at £95(+vat)

Our Annual event was successfully held as a virtual event on Thursday 19th November 2020. Full details of the programme can be accessed via the link below.

What is this event?

This is the premier Employment Law Event in the North East It regularly attracts over 240 participants from the private and public sector. Previous attendees regularly return as they see this as a major networking and knowledge gathering opportunity. You can choose the sessions you wish to attend to fit your needs during the event and also have the flexibility to access all of the sessions after the event at a time convenient to you.

Who should attend?

If you are wanting to be seen as a practical expert in your organisation and be totally up to date on Employment Law, please attend. If you are responsible for people development and management, you can gain a lot from this event.

Who runs this event?

The event is jointly run by Weightman Associates, the leading management development consultancy and Womble Bond Dickinson, a transatlantic law firm, providing high-quality legal capability and outstanding personal service to a wide range of regional, national and international clients from 27 key locations across the United Kingdom and the United States .

Booking Information

Spaces are limited for this event and demand is high so please book early to secure your space. This full day event is only £95 per space.

Please click on the flyer image below to access the Event Programme for the 2020 Conference.

Difficult Conversations Open Workshop LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE

We are now running this ever popular training in an interactive virtual way. This development activity is idea for new and experienced Line Managers who would like to develop their ability to hold difficult discussions with their direct reports. Please contact us if you would like to register an interest in this course. It is perfect for new and existing managers who would like to develop or refresh their skills to hold difficult conversations with others to achieve a positive outcome. If you wish to find out more about this event or have a training need for an in house course or coaching and you would like more information, please call John on 07443 654 864 or please contact us  for booking enquiries:

Weightman Associates New CEO

We are pleased to announce the Appointment of John Grant as our new CEO. John has worked at Weightman Associates as Operations Director since 2015 and brings with him a wealth of experience as an Executive Coach, Facilitator and Consultant. John is looking forward to his new role and continuing to deliver a high quality service to our clients. Tony will still take an active role in the Company as Non-Exec Chairman.

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Tony Weightman Completes His New Book

Tony has been busy writing a new book which has just been launched by the international publisher, Kogan Page.

Assessment Centre Success provides the reader with a practical guide to succeed at Assessment Centres from a job applicants perspective. The new book is available to purchase via the Kogan Page website with a special discount to celebrate the launch. Click on the book image to read more about the book and place your order. Enter the code assessmentcentre20 to qualify for the discount on the order page when prompted.


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