Business Growth Hub

  • Textiles Growth Programme

    Textiles Growth Programme

    A grant funded scheme for the textiles sector

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  • Steve Rowe, Founder , Aerobic Table Tennis

    Steve Rowe

    Aerobic Table Tennis

    How Steve benefited
    From our Growth Start
    Up support

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  • Join The Hub community


    The Hub community

    Connect with other growth
    businesses, access expert
    support and discover new

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  • Business Growth Hub Mentoring Programme


    Growth Mentoring Programme

    One to one mentoring
    support that will help you
    achieve personal and
    professional growth.

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Welcome to the Hub

We work with ambitious businesses that
want to grow their bottom line, share their
experiences, boost their profile, find partners
and create new business growth.

Growth ideas

Growth ideas

Ways to grow your business…

There are lots of ways to grow a business so how do you choose the one that’s right for your company?

Our advice areas are written by experts who can share their experience and insider knowledge about setting up and growing businesses successfully. The topics cover some of the key ways you can look to grow, and the opportunities and obstacles you might face.

Young Persons StartUp Loans

Products and services

Government Initiative for Young People…

Are you aged 18-30 and looking to start a business and become your own boss? If so, the StartUp Loan has been tailor made for you. StartUp Loans have been launched for young people who want to go their own way, work on their own terms and start a successful venture.

Business review

Business review

Review your business…

Our network can provide professional expertise and simple to use analysis tools to allow you to assess your performance, review where you are going and ultimately explore where to invest your time, effort and money to realise maximum impact. Areas covered include finances, customers, processes and internal learning and growth.

October Business Growth Lunch 2014

31st October 2014, 12:00pm

Do you have a desire and passion to grow your business? If yes – come and meet us at the Business Growth Lunch. You will meet like-minded entrepreneurs, promote your business through our networks and find out what support is available to you in Greater Manchester and the wider North West. This is the monthly series of lunches offered by **The Business Growth Hub** in collaboration with its expert partners and suppliers. Register now, expand your networks and take your business to the next level.

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Business Leaders Lunch Briefing in collaboration with the High Commission of Canada - Manchester

3rd November 2014, 12:00pm

Join us for an opportunity to learn about the significant investment and trade opportunities for British companies in Canada.

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Growth Startup Drop-in Sessions - November 2014 A

4th November 2014, 9:00am

StartupTuesdays The Growth Startup programme enables you to get your new business or idea off to a flying start with a whole host of support available to those who are eligible.

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About the Business Growth Hub

Giving ambitious businesses the green light for growth.

The Business Growth Hub is a community for growing businesses. It is the major centre for businesses that have the potential, ambition and commitment to grow, from established and large organisations to start-ups and SME enterprises.

The Hub connects companies that want to grow their bottom line, share their experiences, develop their profile, find partners and create new business growth.

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The Eveolution of technology

Posted: 27th October 2014

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Tragedy inspires Manchester entrepreneurs to launch bereavement gifts business

Posted: 27th October 2014

Our Growth Start team recently worked with friends Helen Lawson and Sophia Lucop-Leech from Didsbury after they both experienced devastating family bereavements.

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