Arts Marketing Association

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Want to take the next step up?

Join the Arts Marketing Association's (AMA) member-only residential leadership programme. Retreat 3 will equip you with the skills you need to develop into a successful leader and to help your organisation be more resilient.

The course runs over three and a half days and suits a range of learning styles. It includes trainer-led sessions, peer-to-peer learning and exercises, self-reflection time and one-to-ones.

Expert trainers include:

  • Diane Ragsdale, Arts Researcher, Lecturer and Consultant
  • Mark Wright, Director, People Create Ltd
  • Julie Aldridge, Consultant, Julie Aldridge Consulting Ltd
  • Susan Royce, Change Management Consultant

Find out more about the programme and trainers

Past delegates have said:

“Retreat 3 was the single best training course I’ve attended. I came back to my organisation with so many tangible learning outcomes (…).”

Peter Muir
Director of Marketing & Communications
National Youth Choir of Scotland

"Definitely the best training I've had."

Ben Jefferies
Senior Marketing Manager
Barbican Centre

You’ll gain:

  • An understanding of your leadership style.
  • Business planning and leadership skills to complement your existing high level marketing knowledge.
  • High strategy knowledge in business modelling and financial planning.
  • Strategies to manage change, risk and uncertainty.
  • A chance to grow your network of peers.

Who is it for?

Retreat 3 is for Heads of Department or Marketing Directors wanting to develop into successful leaders. Participants should be responsible for leading the strategic direction of their team or organisation.

AMA member: £975 + VAT (includes accommodation, meals and training)

Please note: This is an AMA member only programme. Not a current AMA member? Join the AMA network