Business growth programmes
LEAD 2 Innovate
LEAD 2 Innovate is a ten-month programme which has been specifically designed by Lancaster University Management School for owner-managers of small to medium-sized businesses.
Innovation for Growth
Innovation for Growth (IFG) offers objective advice and support to embed innovation within the business and management processes and practices of SMEs in the North West
GOLD focuses relentlessly on strategic growth – providing participants with a structured approach for experimenting with having a Non-Executive Director (NED) in their companies and being a NED in someone else's.
Aspiring Businesses in Cumbria
Aspiring Businesses in Cumbria is a peer network and business growth programme designed to meet the needs of growth-oriented businesses based in Cumbria.
London Creative and Digital Fusion is a programme of interactive, tailored and in-depth support for creative and digital SMEs across London, helping them innovate and grow.
The KARIM project is designed to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in North West Europe access innovation support and technology and make the region more competitive by creating a network of centres collaborating on technology transfer.
LUMS is a key partner in a major new initiative designed to bring together SMEs in the UK and China, and extend their opportunities for business collaboration and international trade.
Wave 2 Growth Hubs
Forming part of the government's city deals Wave 2, this programme is geared to boosting growth in 20 of England's fastest growing cities and surrounding areas.