Becoming a programme participant starts with completing a few details about yourself below.
Once we get your information, a growth advisor will be in touch with you to arrange a call about how we can help.
Too busy to grow your business? Find your focus with some of the best minds in the industry.
Running a digital, creative or tech business but not sure which direction you should be running in? You’re not alone. When your background is the ‘doing’ side of things, not the ‘business’ side of things, it’s easy to get stuck working out how you can grow. So, take a breather and step this way.
Specifically designed and delivered by industry experts, Greater Connected gives you the time, skills and space you need to work on your business, not just inside it, to refocus and take practical steps to drive growth.
To check if your business is eligible click here.
Some of our alumni..
In two-and-a-half days spread across six weeks, our team sessions will expose you to tailored expert advice from some of the best digital, creative and tech practitioners in the region. Under their experienced tuition, you’ll identify where you need to focus and begin chasing down your business goals.
Through strategic sessions with your own growth advisor, you’ll develop and implement a tailored plan that will deliver growth from within your business and allow it to thrive in its own way.
As a Greater Connected alumnus, you’ll remain connected to a wide network of fellow leaders. That not only means continued invitations to events and skill-shares, but ongoing opportunities to partner and grow together.
Co-Founder of Mando, one of the NW's largest independent digital agencies. Now working with clients across the sector as non-exec, angel-investor and MD of Form.
Director at Form with fifteen years experience of working with organisations like Capgemini, Aviva, Skyscanner and a host of of creative SMEs across the NW.
Digital, Creative and Tech Growth Coach. 30 years of industry and sector experience in advertising and agency management. Multiple SME business owner, with an international client experience portfolio.
Digital, Creative and Tech Growth Coach with years of experience in digital growth consultancy. ROI driven, yet creative. Delivered online communication strategies for BT, Parcelforce, Autotrader and a wealth of SMEs.
Digital, Creative and Tech Growth Coach with over 25 years of experience working with SMEs and global blue chip companies across the digital, creative and technology sectors.
25 years of board level experience at major digital and integrated agencies including McCann Erickson, twentysix, BJL and Branded3.
"It gave me a lot of ideas about how to tailor our sales messages and how to build a senior management team. I think a lot of businesses could benefit from attending the same course."
Nick Black, CEO & Co-Founder. Apadmi
"Greater Connected has provided us with a deeper understanding of the dynamics of today’s modern business thinking and crucially how we can apply these learnings to improve our own performance."
Bash Ali, Director. Sunde Technology
"Greater connected has really helped us review our business proposition and secure our position in Manchester’s thriving digital community."
Nick Johnson, Co-Founder and Director. NowSignage
"Working with the Business Growth Hub has really helped to crystallize my business development planning and created an exciting route for growth."
Julia Mitchell, MD. Toast PR
As part of the programme you'll gain access to a wealth of resources and services offered by The Growth Company.
We'll help you understand the exact services that would benefit you most whether it's growing through exports, accessing finance, finding the skills you need and more...