The Importance of Social Value for SME's


Tue Feb 07 2023 at 09:00 am to 12:00 pm


Woolwich Library | London, EN

This workshop will provide an in-depth understanding of sustainability and social value, and how to embed them into your business.
About this Event

Social value in the context of an organisation is a long-term, ongoing commitment to doing better by individuals, communities, and the planet. It’s a desire that should sit at the heart of your company to create as much positive impact and as little negative impact as possible.

This 3 hour workshop will cover the following topics:

  • What social values are
  • Why they are important
  • Types of social values

By the end of the workshop you will have a greater understanding of the need to :

  • Identify ways to incorporate Social Value into your business
  • Produce a Social Value Policy for your business
  • Embed social value into your business and supply chain
  • Become more aware of sustainability and your social value strategy

Who should attend:

Business owners and managers that want to explore and understand social value and the importance of demonstrating how your business will benefit from

Trainer - Amanda Sutton

With over 25 years of experience in providing training, business support and management systems around the world, I have a full and diverse outlook on training and delivery of information.

Running my own business in Consultancy for 25 years implementing management systems in Quality, Environmental, Health & Safety, Business continuity and planning, IT Information Security, Sustainability and supply chain and social values, has given me the ability to pass on my knowledge and experience through training.


Can I attend this event if I am not a Building Legacies Member?

Yes, if you are an SME registered business and have a London trading address, complete the registration form and once we have received your order, we will contact you to finalise the registration process.

How many people from my team can attend the event?

1 maximum

Do you take photos at your events?

'Yes we do, as part of our marketing strategy, we regularly take photos during our events to use on our website, email newsletters, social media and other promotional materials. If you are not comfortable about being in our photos please specify in your order and remind us during the event so we do not include you.

Is there a cancellation charge?

No, however as we cover the full cost of running the event, we would appreciate 24 hours' notice or that you cancel your ticket 24 hours before the event, which will allow another business on our waiting list to take the space or for us to reduce our costs.


Where is it happening?

Woolwich Library, 35 Wellington Street, London, United Kingdom

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East London Business Place (Building Legacies)

Host or Publisher East London Business Place (Building Legacies)

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