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Cheshire and Warrington Business Growth Programme for Business Start-Up and SME’s

5th May 2016 – Business Start-Up and SME support programme by Cheshire and Warrington Business Growth Programme are now accepting registrations for Autumn 2016 start dates.

An entrepreneurship programme supporting Cheshire and Warrington business start-ups and SMEs.  Delivered at MMU Cheshire in Crewe. This exciting programme for Cheshire and Warrington businesses is based on peer-to-peer communities and expert advice, and guiding your next steps to expansion and growth. Over 5 themed expert workshops, and growth groups with your peers, you will gain a thorough understanding of the areas most critical for creating a thriving and growing business.

The programme benefits from full funding by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). Your company will be eleigiible for the programme if it :
– is a pre-start (i.e. those wishing to start a business), a new start-ups or an SME
– is located in Cheshire and Warrington
– has growth potential
The programme consists of five expert-led growth workshops, supported with growth groups to help you translate your new knowledge into practical business actions.
For further information and to register see