Leading High-Performance Innovative Teams

5th July 2022

Leading High-Performance Innovative Teams

5th July 2022
Starts at 9:00am
Ends at 10:00am

How are you investing in and protecting your most valuable asset – your staff?

How do you find, develop and retain top talent?

What is your strategy to develop and lead high-performing teams?

In this webinar, we'll explore practical steps for developing a people-led strategy to help achieve innovation-led growth.

After attending this webinar, you will have insight into:

  • HR basics - what you need to know to protect your business
  • How to develop a recruitment strategy that can drive innovation
  • The process for building great teams
  • The support available from Innovate UK EDGE to help your business grow and scale

Who Should attend:

This webinar is for founders and managers of innovative companies who are looking to create high performing teams and develop and retain their staff.

Agenda for the session:

  • Introduction
  • Succession planning to create diverse successful teams
  • The do’s and don’ts for managing people
  • Closing questions & answers
  • How Innovate UK EDGE can help you reach your goals


John Taylor, Innovate UK EDGE Innovation Specialist, supports businesses with the development of people, culture and HR strategy. John is an experienced HR Director, having spent 30 years working across large and small businesses operating both in the UK and around the world.


Dr Deborah Watson, Innovate UK EDGE Advisory Services Manager, has extensive experience in supporting innovation and economic development across sectors as diverse as health, manufacturing and environment.

Innovate 2022 Events Series

This webinar is part of Innovate UK EDGE's 'Innovate 2022.’ This series tackles current business challenges and identifies ways in which innovative businesses can achieve their industry-and-society-transforming ambitions.

During the remainder of 2022, we’ll be covering the wider bespoke support available from Innovate UK EDGE and how our specialists can help you create more resilient, sustainable ways to grow and scale.

About Innovate UK EDGE

Innovate UK EDGE is a key part of the UK innovation agency’s investment in innovative businesses that drive economic growth. We complement Innovate UK project funding with bespoke, specialist-led one to one support for ambitious businesses.

Data Policy We take your data very seriously and are committed to its privacy and security. Our Privacy Statement explains the types of personal data we may collect about you and how we’ll store and handle that data, and keep it safe. This is a joint event and your data will be shared with Innovate UK for the purposes of the administration of, and follow up to, this event. Their privacy policy is available at https://www.gov.uk/help/terms-conditions.