Join fellow businesses and Birmingham City University business growth experts for 2-days of facilitated workshops giving you the opportunity to re-look at the performance of your business. The workshops are run on 2 separate days, each day focused on a different aspect of running a business, taking participants through a strategic journey to business growth. This is supported by a facilitated diagnostic to pinpoint key focus areas to work though in more detail during the workshops.
In partnership with Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership, our programme looks to help small and medium sized businesses to explore how they can grow and expand.
What the workshops cover -
· We'll diagnose your growth risks and opportunities with the help of our SME Growth Service questionnaire, which will produce a bespoke report helping you identify your areas for future improvement and development (ideally completed online before you attend the first workshop)
· Receive guidance and signposting from our SME growth advisors to discuss your needs and help you to formulate a growth strategy
· Attend our 2-day workshop programme and receive access to tools and technques to help your buisness grow
Day 1 workshop covers -
Barriers to growth - Helping you identify areas of focus that your business can improve by re-evaluating your purpose, vision and values
Leadership and personal development - How can you as an individual push your business forward? We'll introduce you to tools and techniques to help you become a more confident business leader
Day 2 workshop covers -
Marketing strategy - We'll help you to redefine your business value proposition and how you can go on to develop this to support a comprehensive marketing strategy for your business, to support longer terms ambitions such as capitalising on growth opportunities
Product development - We'll help you look at how you can start to identify new areas of growth within your existing business which may be new opportunities available to your business to help you grow and expand
The Enterprise for Success Programme supports businesses to grow and thrive. Participants should attend both days in order to ensure oyu gain the most that you can from the programme.
This 2-Day workshop is open to all Small and Medium Size (SME) Businesses located within the Greater Birmingham & Solihull area as well as Tamworth, Cannock and Lichfield District Council Areas.
The programme is funded by Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP partners and is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund providing access to FREE business support.