Are you ready to grow your business?

The Cheshire and Warrington Business Growth programme provides fully funded support for local:

  • Pre-start: Entrepreneurs looking to start a business
  • New start-up: Trading less than 42 months
  • SME: Small and medium-sized enterprises trading over 42 months

We will work with you to access the expertise and knowledge that currently exists across the region from the relevant delivery partner to help develop your skills and grow your business.Upon signing up to the programme, we will sit with you to complete a business diagnostic which will identify your business needs to enable growth. You will then be able to access 12 hours of fully funded support (in the form of one-to-one meetings, workshops, seminars, masterclasses and more) across a wide range of business growth areas. These include accounts and finance, marketing, HR, product development and many more.

  • Cheshire and Warrington Business Growth Programme - Apply for support

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Our commercial tenant @perfect_samosa attended a series of food workshops at our centre hosted by @CW_BGP. Watch this video to find out what Managing Director Sanya Wadud thought about the sessions https://t.co/iKE9jn7oOp #NorthWestHour #food #business

Lovely testimonial from @jeffreystonic. They moved to @NoWFOOD_UoC in April 2017 in order to upscale production. The company has also benefited from our programme and has been able to access specialist masterclasses and 1-2-1 support. Read more https://t.co/FfhxFuUYkh #MaccHour

A sales pitch is hard to nail. You may be pitching the same product or service several times to several prospective buyers, but each pitch you deliver should be different from the last. Read our top 10 tips for delivering a great sales pitch https://t.co/s4EX5bvvsj #NorthWestHour

"The #University staff we have interacted with have all been enthusiastic about supporting us on our mission for growth & we benefited significantly from all the support.” Fab feedback from @byotrol who received support from us &@ThorntonSciPark https://t.co/1fUb4Zy4ul #SMEHourUK

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One of the many delivery partners, the University of Chester, asked programme participants for their thoughts on the support they have received through the programme. The below video captures their responses, and also showcases the type of support available through the programme.