Digital Leader's Studio

Build the frameworks needed to compete and thrive in a fast changing digital-first landscape with the Digital Leader’s Studio. 

Start date: Autumn/Winter 2021

Duration: 6 months 

Time commitment: 1 x 08:30–12:30 session per month

Location: Online

Cost: Entrepreneurs’ Forum members: £1,500+VAT.  Non-EF members: £1,745 + VAT

About the Programme

The Digital Leader’s Studio is a brand-new programme designed specifically for entrepreneurs and senior business leaders who want to capitalise on technology’s incredible potential to accelerate growth, increase productivity and maximise profitability.

Delivered in partnership with the North East's leading technology consultancy Qrious, the programme will assist organisations to better manage the current number one business issue of our time: the impact digital disruption has on businesses of all shapes and sizes.

Who is it for?

The Digital Leader’s Studio has been designed specifically for entrepreneurs and senior business leaders working in medium-sized organisations who want to capitalise on technology’s potential to accelerate growth, productivity and profitability. 

What will you learn?

Module 1: Disruption

Understand the main causes of technological disruption and how businesses respond

Module 2: Transformation

Explore what digital transformation really is and why you should focus on a digital-first strategy

Module 3: Culture

Gain insight into the role of leadership in building the business case for digital transformation

Module 4: Customers

Why the customer journey should become the organising principal for your business

Module 5: Levers

Learn about the 5 approaches -or levers- that drive a ‘next generation operating model’ to achieve digital transformation

Module 6: Looking ahead

How to apply the five levers to provide a multiplier effect that achieves better results

Two days following each monthly session, the ‘office-hour will recap the key points from the session and provide you with an opportunity to meet with your program leaders and ask questions you may have. This session is optional and will be from 16:00-17:00.


The Digital Leader’s Studio is available to Entrepreneurs’ Forum members and partners at the exclusive price of £1,500+VAT.  

Bookings are also welcome from non-EF members at the standard price of £1,795+VAT.

Payment can be made in three equal instalments. 

How can I apply?

Register your interest using the Booking Form.

Booking is now open!

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The Experts

Sharing many years of experience, our experts will offer you practical digital advice in an easy to understand and actionable way... 

Nick Salloway

Nick is MD of digital strategy and experience transformation studio, Qrious. Nick’s passion is helping organisations use technology and design to create innovative operating models that capture the full value of digital transformation. 

Nick Salloway

Clark Boyd

Clark has spent 10 years devising and implementing international digital strategies for some of the world's leading brands. He works with leading business schools including Cambridge, Columbia, and Imperial College to design and deliver their online executive education courses, covering AI, digital transformation, digital marketing, and business strategy. 

Clark Boyd

Tony Mather

Tony is Head of Experience at Qrious. With a background in user research, product design, and service design, Tony has spent his career transforming digital and physical user experiences to bring increased value to customers and providers alike, from big business to government services. 

Tony Mather

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