The OSS Academy is an unparalleled learning journey that challenges talented retail leaders to drive their own performance and improve the performance of their teams.
Through a mix of inspiration and challenge the intensive 7-day residential enhances the delegate’s understanding and leadership of five key retail themes: People, Finance, Merchandise, Brand and Retail Channels. Delegates can then use this knowledge to drive the commercial performance of their part of the business.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
- Experienced managers in retail operations and head office functions
- Store managers and area managers
- Senior managers of independent retailers
BENEFITS FOR YOU
- Develop effective leadership styles
- Understand how to influence your team as a leader
- Grow confidence in introducing wellbeing in the workplace
- Gain new insights into the effective use of the key financial retail levers of space planning and sales densities, stock turn, cost control, multi-channel trading and profit management
- Develop an understanding of the importance that brand plays in retail marketing
- Formulate business strategies designed to improve business performance
BENEFITS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
- Enhance your leaders’ abilities to positively impact business results
- Enable you leaders to manage differing personality types effectively
- Maximize productivity and reduce absenteeism by developing leaders with a knowledge of workplace wellbeing
£2,995 +VAT (course fee includes accommodation and all meals).
“Once in a lifetime opportunity”
Delcour Gregory, Ralph Lauren
“Game changer, loved it, I am inspired beyond believe. I already have so many plans in my mind, watch out Portmeirion I am ready to adapt now to change our future, can not wait to do this!!!!!”
Melanie Raftery, Portmeirion
OSS Retail management development programmes offer a unique learning experience for talented professionals from UK, international and leading independent retailers.