New Workshop – Effective People Management – 12th March

Thurs 12th March 2020, 10.00 – 3.30pm, Double Tree Hilton Hotel, Dundee. This a new workshop aimed at improving the skills and knowledge of people who have line manager responsibility for staff. This will be a practical workshop, focussing on improving participants skills and experience so they are better equipped to  manage people more effectively. Read More »

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Workshop opp – 19th March – How do we attract young people into agri jobs?

Building Your Workforce – How to Attract and Retain Young People We are running a half day workshop on the 19th March looking at how to attract young people into jobs in agriculture, how to reward them and how to keep them. Taking place at the Doubletree Hilton at Edinburgh Queensferry Crossing. Our speakers will Read More »

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Have you ever thought about being a director?

Varied life experiences and perspectives are great ways to bring diversity of thought to a Board of Directors and are highly valued by organisations. SAOS has developed a workshop aimed at anyone who’d like to know more about becoming a director. Essentially it’s all about giving someone who might be interested in taking up a Read More »

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James Graham receives Ed Rainy Brown award for exceptional co-operation

The Ed Rainy Brown Memorial Award for 2020 has gone to a truly inspiring figure in Scottish agriculture, James Graham. At the end of March last year, James stepped down after 33 years with SAOS, 21 of them as Chief Executive. Katy Rainy Brown presented James with the award at last night’s SAOS Annual Conference Read More »

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SAOS Chief Exec Tim Bailey blogs his reflections on 2019

How was 2019 for SAOS and the agri sector in general? It’s been another successful year for SAOS, with our workload continuing to grow, both in our co-op development and supply chain activities, and underpinning our reputation as a ‘can-do’ solution provider, working with different sectors facing challenge. It’s been a mixed year for the Read More »

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