Tuesday 30 October 2018
Who is the Five Steps Masterclass Programme for?
This programme is for you if…
- You run a business or enterprise that is less than 3 years old
- You are based in Gloucestershire
- You have reached some of your goals already and are keen to achieve more
- You have ambitious plans for the next few years
- You are looking for inspiration and support from fellow entrepreneurs.
What does the programme cover?
The Five Steps Enterprise Programme is a series of masterclasses, each covering a different area of business.
In the final session, you’ll work with an experienced business mentor to review where you are in your business, where you want to be, and work out the actions and next steps to get you there.
When is the course?
Tuesday 28th August 1pm - 3:30pm - Business Strategy
Tuesday 4th September 1pm - 3:30pm - Finance
Tuesday 11th September 1pm - 3:30pm - Legal, Leadership & HR
Tuesday 18th September 1pm - 3:30pm - Marketing & Sales
Tuesday 25th September 1pm - 3pm - Review Session & next steps
Who's taking this course?
Each Masterclass is run by an individual expert in their field:
Business Strategy & Group Review - Debbie Bird, Able Growth
Finance & Access to funding - Jonathan Nicholls, J. Nicholls & Associates Ltd
Leadership & HR - Julie Heather, HR & Employment Law specialist
Legal Requirements - Jonathan Rathbone, Hughes Paddison Solicitors
Marketing & Sales - Sarah Orchard, Orchard Marketing Associates.
Where is it held?
This course is held at The Growth Hub in Gloucester; a centre of support and learning for growing businesses. Lunch and refreshments are provided on both days, and parking is available on-site.
Where do I sign up?
Visit: www.startandgrowenterprise.uk to complete our short Joining Form and you’ll then receive a link to book your place.
Spaces are limited on this free course, so book your place today!
*Some eligibility criteria apply – contact us to find out more.
The Five Steps Programme is offered by Start and Grow Enterprise; a University of Gloucestershire project, part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). Start and Grow Enterprise supports the growth of Gloucestershire-based entrepreneurs and start-ups (trading up to 3 years) through free training, events, networks and resources.
19 October 2018
We're Hiring - Education Team!
GFirst LEP are recruiting for some to join our Education Team!
19 October 2018
We're Hiring - Inward Investment Team!
GFirst LEP have 3 new exciting opportunities for our new Inward Investment Team! Apply now!
24 September 2018
Hinkley Point comes to Gloucestershire
Businesses in Gloucestershire are being encouraged to make the most of the valuable opportunities around the Hinkley Point C project, with practical advice and assistance on hand at an event on Thursday 25th October at Barnwood.
13 August 2018
GFirst LEP appoints Ian Mean to Board of Directors
GFirst LEP, Gloucestershire’s Local Enterprise Partnership, is delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Mean to the Board of Directors - his specific role will include being the Small Business Champion for the LEP.
2 August 2018
Cirencester is open for business as Gloucestershire Growth Hub network takes shape
Since first opening in 2014, the Gloucestershire Growth Hub, based on Oxstalls Campus in Gloucester, has delivered an outstanding level of business support and growth impact for county businesses. This has been evidenced repeatedly through national statistics and regional reports and most recently through The Times THELMA Award for Outstanding Employer Engagement. Such has been the impact of The Growth Hub, that GFirst LEP is supporting a widely publicized network roll out which sees The Growth Hub service being adopted by strategic partners throughout Gloucestershire.
31 July 2018
Work starts on Merrywalks transformation in Stroud
Work is underway on the first phase of the £12 million transformation of the Merrywalks Shopping Centre in Stroud.
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