10 Ways The Growth Hub Can Help You
Not sure what sort of help the Growth Hub offers to businesses? Here are ten examples of the sorts of free services and support you could access if you contact the Growth Hub today.
We can support any business that is currently trading - whether it's in growth or not. Any support you receive through the Growth Hub's team, and any external opportunities we refer you to, are all fully funded so there is no cost to your business.
- Access free workshops and seminars on many different topics including digital skills, sales, access to funding and content writing.
- Bring in talent from top universities in the area to collaborate on short- or long-term projects, as well as benefit from internship and apprenticeship schemes.
- Take advantage of low carbon programmes that can assist you in running a more energy efficient business and improve work streams to offer more environmentally focused services or products.
- Receive assistance in locating funding opportunities to help achieve your business goals.
- Gain valuable insight into research and development programmes, enabling you to scale up your venture, new product or service.
- Benefit from specialist advice from our Skills hub team, who can guide you through the latest training and upskilling initiatives for yourself or employees and assist you through the journey of taking on apprentices.
- Gather knowledge from a team of experts in how best to import or export your products and services internationally.
- Tap into our account management offer, where our industry specialists can help navigate you through sector specific challenges and opportunities to scale up.
- Benefit from a pool of highly skilled and experienced entrepreneurs who can act as a sounding board to your goals and business targets.
- Learn about ways to exploit opportunities and shape your business strategy to gain new clients, customers and enter new markets.
Our Business Support Team is made up of 21 expert advisers, covering specialties like Access to Finance, Manufacturing, Creative Industries, Apprenticeships, Social Enterprise, Tech, Food & Drink, and much more. Click here to meet the whole team.
All the services of the Growth Hub and its partners are fully funded, so there is no cost to your business. To start accessing all the support you're eligible for, click here to contact us today via email or web or speak to a Business Adviser by calling our friendly team on 0800 034 3488 (9-5, Mon-Fri).
What our clients say:
“A massive thank you to the Growth Hub for helping businesses like ours, no problem is too big for these guys. If you require business support through these difficult times, do not hesitate to contact these guys, they are brilliant! A++++” - Neal Rooke, Director, Countrywide Security Systems
“The issue was as a small business, if you’re not connected to the right people, processes can take much longer. So being part of a network like the Growth Hub, has just made the process that much easier. If I don’t know who to go to, I’ll call Jen who does” - Surlender Pendress, DIrector, Love Writing Company
“As well as investing in our workforce, we also need to develop our digital capabilities and Richard has been absolutely amazing at connecting me with the right people to talk about funding and knowledge sharing. Without Richard, I wouldn’t have this network, we didn’t have it as an organisation and now through the Growth Hub, we do.” - Sally Pennington, Head of Development, Midlands Arts Centre