Skip to the content

Latest news

Skills for Growth - SME Support Team in Greater Manchester

Supporting Greater Manchester's SMEs, Learners and Economy

Programme Deadline 30th September - We're proud to have played our part contributing to supporting over 3800 SMEs to close skills gaps and empowering 20,000 learners to realise their potential with access to fully funded training, Bitesize 'E' Learning and dedicated Skills Coach support.

Skills for Growth empowers 20K Learners across Greater Manchester

We're celebrating the news that the Skills for Growth programme has reached the 20K Learners milestone. Over 20K learners from across Greater Manchester have upskilled and developed thanks to fully funded training and support. 

Wellbeing, Employability and Skills for Growth

June's focus on World Wellbeing Week and Employability Day, has linked in perfectly with the benefits of achieving Skills for Growth, find out why it's important for SMEs and their workforce.

Looking for ways to upskill and drive business growth?

Another Greater Manchester Skills for Growth Success Story. Watch our new case study video for Thomas Kneale and Co Ltd, and find out how fully funded training had dramatic effects on their business.

How making a difference and offering expertise can lead to enrichment on Volunteers Week

Now in its 39th year, Volunteers Week (1-7 June) is an opportunity to 'Celebrate and Inspire'. Offering your skills, knowledge, insights and expertise can make a huge difference to local charities, causes and projects. Check out some examples of how you can create positive change.

Case Study: Keepace Consulting

Keepace Consulting's mission is to lighten the load and add a sparkle of passion and creativity to fundraising activities. They joined the Skills for Growth – SME Support programme to refresh skills and embark on their next stage of growth and shaping the future of fundraising.