• team@missiondrive.io
  • London | Brighton | UK

What will the workshop help you do?

If you’re a manager or leader wanting to cut through the hype and create the conditions for data to make an impact in your business, this workshop is for you.

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Build your foundations

Get fundamental knowledge through clear explainers, case-studies and stories.
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Apply new skills

Create your personalised Data Conversations Canvas, and prepare to engage your business.
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Step into action

Step into new practices and mindsets by developing a personalised action plan.
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Evidence your data skills

Prove your data literacy through certification and by starting data conversations with colleagues


Get started with the Data Conversations Canvas

The canvas gives you an easy to follow method for building a balanced view of how you and your organisation can get value from data, whilst avoiding potential pitfalls. In the workshop, you will use the canvas to plan meaningful conversations with your colleagues and team, and discover how to conduct each data conversation so they lead to practical action.
A canvas to help leaders have conversations about data skills

Big data, big ideas

The one-day Data Lit Leaders workshop will help you build the fundamental data skills you need to lead your business through the changes data is driving in both business and society. It’s not about technical skills. It's not about hyped up technology. It’s about helping you create the context for data to have an impact in your team, in your business and in your life.

What topics will you cover?

  • How data creates business value
  • The seven elements of data infrastructure
  • Data ethics and data governance
  • Building a balanced view of data skills
  • How to develop strategy & culture
  • The 6 Data Conversations you need to lead


Your workshop facilitators

Passionate data skills and leadership facilitators, our team are here to help you develop your data skills, build your confidence with data, and identify simple steps you can take to make an impact in your work.

Mike Rose

Mike Rose

Mike works with individuals, companies and governments to help them to change in a digital environment. He has a Masters in Intellectual Property Law and worked for the Environment Agency and the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs delivering organisational change around data use and data sharing. As a data strategy consultant he has provided advice and coaching to a range of clients including the Coop, the Ethiopian Government and Sport England.
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Simon Bullmore

Simon Bullmore

Simon has worked in data, digital technology and professional education for more than 15 years. This includes collaborating with web inventor Tim Berners-Lee as leader of the learning and skills programme at London's Open Data Institute and creating online leadership programmes for Harvard Business School in Europe and the USA.


Public and private options

Public course place
  • A full-day workshop
  • Data skills for leaders workbook
  • The Data Conversations Canvas
  • Personalised action plan
  • Lunch & Refreshments
  • Course certificate


Got a question?

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Data skills for leaders