Council launches new business growth enabler programme

Telford and Wrekin Council’s, Invest Telford team has launched a new scheme designed to help local businesses to analyse their business performance and develop a growth strategy considering opportunities and solutions to barriers they may face developing their business.

Published on: 16 May 2024
Three business people having a discussion in a conference room at the Wakes in Oakengates.

Johnny Themans of Good2Great, said:

“This is an exciting new scheme which will provide free assistance to established business people in all sectors.

“The programme will help companies identify opportunities for expansion and overcome any possible barriers, helping them to better understand their business and develop plans for significant improvement across all areas.

“Participants will have access to industry leading analysis tools that will look at the business from several perspectives such as strategy, marketing and sales, finance, operations, sustainability etc, all backed up by tailored support from our experienced coaches throughout the programme.

"This initiative marks a crucial step in our commitment to supporting local businesses and helping them provide more job opportunities for residents and investment to support our growing borough. Telford and Wrekin is great place to live, work and do business and it’s by supporting businesses to grow that we can maintain that for many generations to come. With this fully funded support, we aim to empower businesses to overcome challenges and seize opportunities for growth."

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