Leadership and Management Advisory Service

The Leadership and Management Advisory Service provides tailored advice and support to senior leaders within small and medium sized businesses and social enterprises that can clearly demonstrate the potential for high growth. The service provides access to funding of up to £1,000 to be equally matched by the business on a 50% basis to invest in training and development of the owner or senior manager. Eligibility The business must be: based in North West England between 2-249 full time equivalent employees (excluding volunteers) a Small to Medium Enterprise (SME) a private sector company or social enterprise (which must not more than 50% publicly funded) assessed as having the

What I Learnt From Setting Up a Business

I have advised hundreds of businesses in the past but never set up my own and even though I can sympathise with owners and Directors I never truly knew what life would be like. Like many start-up businesses I work from home and I know this is a big change for many but I had fours experience of doing this for my previous employer. The big change for me was realising that I had made a big change. On the first day of my new business, I got dressed for work as I normally did and walked into my home office as I