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18 July 2024

2024 King’s Speech Roundup

King Charles III outlined the new Labour government’s legislative agenda to a joint session of Parliament on Wednesday. The King’s Speech contained 40 proposed bills, including several measures related growth and employment.

15 July 2024

What the Manchester Baccalaureate's focus on Early Years means for Greater Manchester businesses.

This week Andy Burnham, the Mayor of Greater Manchester announced that as part of the new Manchester Baccalaureate (MBacc) Education and Early Years will be one of seven gateways the initiative would focus on.

12 July 2024

Growth Matters June – July Edition

In this month’s update, we are excited to share news about the new ASCEND Scale-Up Programme, aimed at accelerating business growth. Also, the GM Skills Map and more.

03 July 2024

Founders in Manchester, take your businesses to the next level with our fully funded and innovative scale-up programme

The ASCEND Scale Up Programme is a dynamic, 6-month flagship development initiative by GM Business Growth Hub. Tailored for local founders of high-growth businesses in Greater Manchester, ASCEND is designed to rapidly scale your business and achieve your ambitions.

28 June 2024

The tried and tested single-day sprint session returns for businesses in Greater Manchester to speed up expanding internationally

Businesses from across the region are invited to experience a truly unique growth event with a track record of rapidly accelerating international expansion. The International Growth Sprint is coming to Manchester on 25th July, now in its 3rd iteration.

24 June 2024

Valuable insights shared in the Leaders of the Future Forum

As the summer approached, the “Leaders of the Future” forum hosted by the GM Business Growth Hub People team in Manchester city centre on 18th June became the ideal platform for leaders in Greater Manchester to engage in dialogue and gain valuable insight.

21 June 2024

Inspiring Great Leadership across Greater Manchester with our Pure Leadership workshops

We’re taking YOU on an inspirational, strategic, and transformational journey to Pure Leadership, our new series of Autumn workshops are now available to book.

17 June 2024

Revolutionise Early Years business in Greater Manchester with Fully Funded Support

Fully funded by the UK Shared Prosperity Fund, the GM Business Growth Hub has launched a series of strategic workshops dedicated to helping early years businesses to thrive and move forward.

13 June 2024

GC Situation Report: June 2024 Business and Employment Insights

The GC Situation Report, June 2024, contains leading economic data from businesses in Greater Manchester. This month’s survey findings are based on responses from 567 surveys completed between 2nd March and 2nd June 2024.

07 June 2024

Find the Route to Success with GM Skills Map

Did you know that you could be eligible for fully funded training? With GM Skills Map these opportunities are easy to find on one free to use and simple to access website.

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