Management Development Programme with Blaise Brosnan from the Management Resource Institute

The Management Development Programme (‘MDP’)

The Mangement Development Programme is the Local Enterprise Office most comprehensive offering to small businesses in Carlow & Kilkenny, the objective being to get companies stabilised, ready for growth and increased competitiveness.

This Programme is a different kind of training programme!  Restricted to the owner-managers of established and growing businesses, the calibre of participants is high and their business needs are similar.

To date the MDP has assisted hundreds of Owner-Managers across Ireland to significantly improve their businesses.  The Programme has received excellent feedback from participants in other counties, most stating that it is the best thing they ever did for their business!

Core modules covered include:

  • General Management (best practice)
  • Strategic positioning
  • Sales management
  • Management-level finance
  • Negotiation skills
  • Human resource management
  • Self-development/Motivation
  • Time Management (the 80:20 rule)
  • Tax planning
  • Marketing
  • Quality Control

Three one-to-one mentoring visits with the trainer are included in the programme fee. The course fee is highly subsidised by the Carlow & Kilkenny Local Enterprise Offices.

50% of the Programme will be delivered in a Kilkenny Venue and 50% in a Carlow Venue.

About Blaise Brosnan

Blaise Brosnan has a unique blend of practical top management experience gained over 25 years in his capacity as Chief Executive of a well known National Irish business and later as business mentor to a range of Irish business types.

Blaise has also worked closely with many major international companies all over the world, to successfully implement business interventions and strategic growth programs, guiding these businesses through the many phases of change to successful outcomes and significant growth in business and profitability.

Earlier in his career  to underpin his ‘cutting edge’ experience, Blaise studied and graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 1989 with a M.Sc – Management.

Blaise brings his wealth of practical and theoretical business experience to each of his roles – as entrepreneur, business director, business consultant and coach.

In recent years, Blaise’s clients have regularly requested that he create a resource where he could impart much of his unique and invaluable knowledge, strategy and experience in one place. And so his three books were written.

Blaise’s books – You are the Limiting Factor, Jack and I Dare You are hands on, practical guide books for life and business and are a distillation of the years of Blaise’s knowledge, experience and lessons learned through life and business. This series of books are a ‘blueprint’ of practical, hands on advice and tools, that have helped readers to achieve their goals and soar to their highest potential.