Free spaces for HHBA members – Help to Grow: Management course

The Help to Grow: Management course delivered by the University of Brighton is delivering a course near your area in September. Hosted partially online and in Crawley we are excited to announce we have a limited number of free spaces available for the course.

Help to Grow is a government-funded course for SMEs, offering a 12-week program with online and face-to-face workshops, mentoring, and business network development. Delivered by the University of Brighton in Brighton and Crawley, it helps owners and managers create a bespoke Growth Action Plan.

Help to Grow: Management. 90% government-funded business course for growth 

Boost your business with the Help to Grow: Management course, suitable for business owners and senior managers of SMEs.  (min size 5 employees)

The benefits?

1.       Develop a formal Growth Action Plan

1.       Get 1:1 business mentoring

1.       Network with other professionals

This 12-week course, which is 90% funded by the government, costs £750 and can be completed alongside full-time work.

Feedback has been that the course is great for leadership development, growth, resilience and succession planning.

Book your space on Help to Grow 

Module content as below:

  1. Strategy and Innovation – 2 hours online
  2. Digital Adoption – 2 hours online
  3. Internationalisation and winning new markets – 4 hours face to face workshop
  4. Vision, mission, and values – 2 hours online
  5. Developing a marketing strategy -  2 hours online
  6. Building a brand – 4 hours face to face workshop
  7. Organisational design – 2 hours online
  8. Employee management and leading change – 2 hours online
  9. High performance workplace – 4 hours face to face workshop
  10. Efficient operations – 2 hours online
  11. Finance and financial management – 2 hours online
  12. Implementing growth plans -  4 hours face to face workshop

Sectors who have joined our cohorts:

Business consultancy

  • Health
  • Jewellery and craft business
  • Wine and spirits company
  • Veterinary
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Building suppliers and property
  • IT and Marketing support service
  • Education providers
  • Conservation and not for profit specialist