Growth Advice

Growing a business is about taking a fresh perspective, visualising what is possible and taking steps to seize opportunities. The Growth Advice service supports you to develop your people and bring them on the journey to achieve your growth aspirations.

European Regional Development Fund  European Regional Development Fund

Rumsey's Handmade Chocolates - Growth Advice Recipient

92%

would recommend the support to others

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96%

have taken action to grow

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70%

have increased their turnover

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What will you receive?

You will receive at least 12 hours of support tailored to your needs over several months. It includes one-to-one meetings with an experienced, accredited and knowledgeable Business Adviser, and a choice of exclusive masterclasses to cover the key areas that business owners and leaders need to master.

Strategic Planning Masterclass

Strategic Planning Masterclass

Create, develop and understand why strategies and plans are important to move the business forward, delivered by approachable business people.

Finance Masterclasses

Finance Masterclasses

Understanding Finance, improving financial management. Along with help to successfully navigate the options for Raising Finance.

Digital Marketing Masterclass

Digital Marketing Masterclass

Understand how to achieve customer engagement and success with digital marketing that’s right for your business.

Business Owners Forum

Business Owners Forum

Meet with other people who face similar challenges and learn from each other’s experience.

Specialist LEAN Manufacturing Support

This help provides:-

  • Practical advice to improve efficiency, reduce waste and streamline processes leading to reduced costs
  • Visit to your premises for a walk & talk giving hints and tips on how small changes can make improvements
  • Fun, relevant hands-on masterclass to bring alive the benefits of Lean
  • Session to improve team productivity and engagement

This fully funded, no cost support has a limited number of places, call Jane Dell on 01494 927147 or email jane.dell@bbf.uk.com

Previous cohort of Buckinghamshire manufacturers were extremely positive about the benefits to their business that this support gave them.
“Highly professional support that will be beneficial to many across a wide range of sectors. The practical element of the masterclass was both fun and informative and was a very simple but effective way of showing the benefits. This Lean approach will increase output leading directly to improved factory efficiency” Geoff Cooper, Imagineers Ltd
 

Who is this for?

  • This support is for owners, directors, and senior leaders of established businesses in Buckinghamshire who have a desire to grow, and a passion to develop and strengthen their skills with the aim of positioning the company, on a clear path to achieve long-term, sustainable growth. 
  • This fully funded, no cost, support is suitable for businesses with at least 2 people, who have a minimum turnover of £100,000 – but most importantly have an aspiration to grow the business. 
  • Previous recipients of Growth Programme support, either a Growth Grant or Advice,  are not able to receive further support. This Growth Advice service is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and therefore eligibility criteria apply. If you are not sure if you are eligible fill out the form below to speak to a member of the team.

Book a chat

Fill out the quick form below and a member of the team will be in touch to follow up. Or call and speak with Jane Dell, Business Adviser and Programme Manager, for further details on 01494 927147, or email jane.dell@bbf.uk.com.

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(Ideally needs to be over £100k to be suitable for Growth Advice.)

(Ideally needs to have at least 2 full time people in the business.)