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  1. Work 2.0 Conference and Exhibition

    A&C took a stand at the Work 2.0 Conference and Exhibition at the Le Meridien Airport Hotel 3-4 October.  We had a very successful couple of days with lots of interest in our flagship programs 'Road to Transformation' - change management and

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  2. Eight Ways to Declutter Your Business - part 2

    Eight Ways to Declutter Your Business - part 2 Andy Skowronski's new series of articless on change management and how we help companies find a simple way to tackle challenges. It could be your expansion is happening too slowly, it is incremental rather than

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  3. Eight Ways to Declutter Your Business - part 1

    Eight Ways to Declutter Your Business - part 1 Andy Skowronski's new series of articless on change management and how we help companies find a simple way to tackle challenges. It could be your expansion is happening too slowly, it is incremental rather than

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  4. Andy Skowronski and Manila Team Celebrating New Wins!

    Andy Skowronski gathered the Manila team together for a well deserved team dinner to celebrate recent contract wins! Our Philippine office is going from strength to strength, congratulations!  

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  5. The British Small Business Awards 2017

    The British Small Business Awards 2017 have just been announced and we are delighted to say A&C Associates Ltd  are shortlisted for 'Exporter of the Year 2017' award. Congratulations to all our hardworking staff at A&C Associates, being shortlisted for

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  6. Durham firm lands two Middle Eastern contracts in the food industry

    A&C Associates featured in the BDaily bulletin 5th September. Read  more: http://ow.ly/bOiy30fgnT8e

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  7. A&C Associates MD Andy Skowronski on his business and DIT support

    A&C Associates MD Andy Skowronski on his business and the support it has received from the Department for International Trade to help it break into and succeed in new overseas markets. Please click on the link

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  8. Small Awards Gala Night 25th May 2017

    We were honoured to be nominated for Home and Away export category of the Small Awards in association with Facebook. The evening was a glittering affair at Christchurch, Spitalfields in London, with our favourite Sue Perkins hosting the ceremonies. Thanks to

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  9. CIPD Learning and Development Show Olympia 11 and 12 May 2017

    We had an incredibly busy and productive 2 days at the CIPD Learning and Development show at Olympia 11th and 12th May.  Thank you to all the people who visited our stand to discuss Road To Transformation and Procurement Into the Future.  We look forward

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  10. A&C Associates attend CIPD Trade Show 10th - 11th May - Video

    A&C Associates attend CIPD Trade Show 10th - 11th May. Please click on Link  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcvjHaHpero

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  11. North East Business Awards recognition

    A&C Associates appeared in The Journal Newspapers Pullout on the North East Busines Awards on April 13, 2017.

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  12. Manila Team Get Together

    The Manila Team had a great Brunch at 'M' Cafe during our Managing Director -Andy Skowronski's visit this March.  All our team members have been working so hard these last few months that we wanted to celebrate their efforts and success.  Well done to the

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  13. Visit us at the CIPD Learning and Development show, stand 745, 10-11 May 2017, Olympia London

    We will be exhibiting our cutting edge training programs Road To Transformation - change management  and Procurement Into the Future at the Learning and Development Show, 10-11 May 2017, Olympia London on stand 745. Please come and visit Andy Skowronski

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  14. A great win for A&C Associates in the Export Category of the North East Business Awards 2017, Durham, Sunderland and South Tyneside.

      We are immensely proud of our achievement to be announced winners of the North East Exporters Awards 2017, Durham, Sunderland and South Tynside region. We were nominated and recognised by the NECC for our  increase in the  Export of our

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  15. Winner of the UPGC Chairman's Coach Award for 2017

    Andy was very surprised and delighted to be recipient of this years Coach Awards from one of our biggest clients the UPGC in Toronto.  Andy has been working with and coaching members of the team since August 2016. Andy commented "It was very kind and

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  16. Gulfood 2017 visit

    Andy Skowronski our Managing Director and Catherine Woods, Director will be visiting the Gulfood Show, 26th February - 2nd March in Dubai. We hope to meet up with many old acquaintances and make some new ones whilst soaking up the atmosphere at the Gulf Food Show,

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  17. Once again Finalist for the North East Exporters Awards 2016

    We are immensely proud of our achievement to once again be a Finalist for the North East Exporters Awards 2016. We were nominated and recognised by the NECC for our  increase in the  Export of services and training course to businesses in

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  18. North East Exporters' Awards 2016

    Congratulations to all companies who have been shortlisted as finalists for the North East Exporters' Awards 2016.  We are proud to say that A & C Associates Ltd have been shortlisted for two major catagories:  SME Exporters' Awards and also for

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  19. Andy Skowronski one of the speakers during - Exploring the Franchise Sector in the Philippines Webinar on 29th July

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  20. Road To Transformation at the British Chamber of Commerce for Thailand

    A&C Associates were pleased to be able to talk about Change Management to a group of business executives at the British Chamber of Commerce in Thailand's office.  Andy gave a seminar about Change and how that effects modern businesses in the current

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  21. Reception at British High Commission Singapore for the FHA 2016 British Delegation

    A & C Associates were invited to a reception hosted by the British High Commissioner to Singapore, His Excellency Mr Scott Wightman, to meet the British delegations from FHA2016 at a reception yesterday evening. The delegations included the UK, Scottish

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  22. North East Business Awards 2016 - Sunderland, South Tyneside and Durham Export Award

    We are immensely proud of our achievement to be a Finalist for the North East Business Awards 2016 - Sunderland, South Tyneside and Durham Export Award. We were nominated and recognised by the UKTI for our 300% increase in the Export of services and training

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  23. The Franchise Show, Excel 19th and 20th February - A Great Success

    Our thanks to everyone who came to see us at the Franchise Show, ExCel on 19th and 20th February. There was a lot of interest in A&C Associates stand and we were happy to help so many of you with your Franchising queries. Andy Skowronski spoke both days about

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  24. Gulfood Show, Dubai, February 2016

    Andy Skowronski our Managing Director and Catherine Woods, Director will be visiting the Gulfood Show, 21st - 24th February in Dubai. We hope to meet up with many old acquaintances and make some new ones whilst soaking up the atmosphere at the Gulf Food Show, the

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  25. Franchise Show 19th & 20th February 2016 - Excel, London

    We are really excited to announce that we will be exhibiting at the Franchise Show - Excel, London 19th - 20th February. We will be there in our capacity of Franchise Specialists and Andy Skowronski will be speaking on both days on what to watch out for whilst

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  26. Great Success For The BCCP Change Management Breakfast Briefing

    21st January, Manila, BCCP Breakfast Briefing on Change Management BCCP HOLDS CHANGE MANAGEMENT TALK 21 January - BCCP Members as well as non-members got a first hand taste of The Road to Transformation leadership and Change Master Class by Andy Skowronski in

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  27. BCCP Change Management Breakfast Briefing, Manila 21st January, 2016

    Come and join Andy Skowronski at our Change Management Breakfast Briefing to be held in the BCCP offices Manila.

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  28. A&C Associates attend the 'Business is Great Trade Conference' in the Philippines

    Catherine Woods, Director attended the 'Business is Great Trade Conference' in Manila 16th and 17th November. It was a business-filled week as BCCP hosted a very successful Trade Mission with eight (8) new-to-market companies coming from the UK and

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  29. Life Science Investment Conference, Krakow - Poland 22 - 23 October 2015

    Andy was privileged to be asked to be a Key Note speaker at this years Life Science Investment Conference in the beautiful city of Krakow in Poland. Andy spoke on Change Management and how it affects the industry which was very warmly received by the

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  30. Anuga Visit 10th - 14th October, 2015

    Andy Skowronski our Managing Director and Catherine Woods, Director will be visiting the ANUGA October in Cologne. We hope to meet up with many old acquaintances and make some new ones whilst soaking up the atmosphere in ANUGA, the world's largest food innovation

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  31. Chicago, USA - Procurement Into The Future - September, 2015

    A resounding success for our course in Chicago Our Procurement Into The Future Course in Chicago, USA was a resounding success. Please see our latest pictures from the course our Training Programs - Past Course Pictures page. As you will see it was a great event

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  32. Road To Transformation - Bangkok, Thailand December, 2014

    Road To Transformation - a resounding success! Our Road To Transformation program Bangkok, Thailand, in December 2014 was a resounding success. We started "The Road to Transformation" by banishing "incrementalism" and accepting that "Average is Awful". The fast

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  33. Bangkok, December 2014 - Procurement Into The Future

    Another successful Procurement Into The Future Course in Bangkok, Thailand! Another successful Procurement Into The Future Course in Bangkok, Thailand! Please see our latest pictures from the course our Training Programs -Picture Library. As you will see it was a

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  34. North East Expo And Manufex 2014, Wednesday 19th November

    Come, chat and have a coffee with us at the North East Expo and Manufex 2014 Wednesday 19th November at Newcastle Falcons, Kingston Park, Brunton Road Newcastle upon Tyne. Find us at stand B38 Gold Suite South (Blue Zone). We're looking forward to seeing you at

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  35. Warsaw, Poland - Procurement Into The Future - November 2014

    A resounding success for our course in Warsaw Our Procurement Into The Future Course in Warsaw, Poland was a resounding success. We also revisited some fond memories of our time in Warsaw during the 1990's. Although most of the participants were Polish, our

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  36. North East Expo - 19th November, 2014

    Joint us at the North East Expo Join us at #NEexpo and meet 1200 likeminded businesses in one day. Book your ticket for the North East's dedicated small & mid-sized business event at Newcastle Falcons, Kingston Park on Wednesday 19th November...there's lots

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  37. Procurement Into The Future - IOSCM Accreditation

    We are extremely happy to announce the Procurement Into The Future has been awarded accreditation from the Institute of Supply Chain Management A & C Associates are extremely happy to announce our 'Procurement Into The Future' training program has been

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  38. New Costa rica Course Pictures October 2014

    Our Procurement Into The Future Course in San Jose, Costa Rica was a resounding success and we have had some wonder full feedback comments from them. As most of the participants were non-English speakers we were pleased to have a team of amazing translators who

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  39. 19th - 23rd October, Sial Paris

    A&C Associates will be visiting SIAL Andy Skowronski our Managing Director and Catherine Woods, Director will be visiting the SIAL 19th - 23rd October in Paris. We hope to meet up with many old acquaintances and make some new ones whilst soaking up the

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  40. August 2014 - Watch this space for the worldwide launch of 'Road To Transformation'

    Watch this space for the worldwide launch of our new flagship program 'Road to Transformation'. A new and innovative course which packs a punch by focusing on transformational thinking and results. It is fast-paced, highly engaging and easily digestible, designed

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  41. July 2014 - Andy Off To The Philippines

    Andy is off again on his way to the Philippines to work with a major client for two weeks.  If you need him to help with any consultancy or training needs please contact him on his mobile phone.  We wish him well for a successful trip.

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  42. 15th - 20th May 2014 - NRA 2014 Chicago

    Andy will be at the NRA In Chicago - 15th - 20th May 2014 Andy Skowronski our Managing Director will be visiting the NRA in Chicago this May. He hopes to meet up with many old acquaintances and make some new ones. If you would like to speak with Andy please

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  43. May 2014 - The Road To Transformation Thailand Program

    'The Road To Transformation program' - Picture of Thailand team really excited and working towards their goal! They created their 'Critical Few' strategy plan and now know the way forward! Contact us if we can help you. See our 'Training page' for further

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  44. May 2014 - Official Launch of the Road to Transformation Master Class in the Philippines and Thailand

    'The Road To Transformation' Master Class in the Philippines and Thailand We are extremely happy to announce that the official launch of our latest Master Class 'The Road To Transformation' will be May 5th - 6th in the Philippines and a second Master Class in

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  45. Client Feedback Analysis

    Check out our new Client Feeback Analysis page in our Training Programs section We are excited to launch our new Client Feedback Analysis page in our Training Program section. Please check it out to see our latest results.

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  46. April - May 2014 Travel In Asia

    I will be off on my travels again visiting clients in Dubai on 27th - 28th April, Manila 29th April - 7th May then Bangkok 7th - 11th May.  If you would like to contact me to discuss any business issues, please call me on:+44 7590485060 to arrange a meeting.

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  47. 8 - 9th April - Visiting FHA Singapore

    Hi I'm visiting the FHA in Sinagpore 8th - 9th April.  If you want to meet up please give me a call on +44 7590485060.  I look forward to seeing you in Singapore.

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  48. March 2014 - Procurement Into The Future One Company Course - Dubai

    Procurement Into The Future - Dubai, March 2014 We have just completed a very successful Procurement Into The Future training course for one of the GCC's largest F&B and Manufacturing companies. The one company course had attendees from the whole of the

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  49. March 2014 - The Exhibition Masterclass

    The Exhibition Masterclass Catherine has just attended the Exhibition Masterclass which was held by the UKTI in Sunderland. This masterclass was very informative and gave great insites into the complexitity, culture and etiquette involved in exhibiting at large

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  50. April 2014 - Meeting Up With Old Colleagues And Friends After FHA In Singapore

    We had a great visit to the FHA in Singapore and managed to meet up with many old colleagues and made some good new contacts. Great to meet up with Andy's incredible team (minus 1) from Yum Brands days. None of you have change a bit!

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  51. Past Course Pictures

    Check out our new 'Past course pictures' section on our Training Programs page.  These pictures were taken from four courses over the last 6 months.

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  52. Welcome To A & C Associates Ltd

    Welcome to the new A. & C. Associates website Welcome to the new A. & C. Associates website. I do hope that you find the new site easy to navigate and informative. We are also on Linked, Facebook and Twitter.

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  53. June 2013 - Procurement Into The Future And UKTI Trade Mission To Thailand

    Bangkok June 2013 We were recently in Bangkok, attending the UKTI Trade Mission to Thailand as well as running a Procurement training seminar hosted by the British Chamber of Commerce (BCCT). The Trade Mission was excellent for the networking, especially getting

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