Manchester Metropolitan University

Greater Manchester High Growth Network

The Greater Manchester High Growth Network offers a fully funded high-impact support programme for businesses looking to grow.

The Greater Manchester High Growth Network is a programme of business support for small to medium-sized enterprises interested in achieving high growth. 

It's a programme of five knowledge workshops, peer growth group sessions, and action planning for growth. Whether your ultimate goal is increased revenue, greater staff recruitment and retention, or a desire for embedding leadership, the Greater Manchester High Growth Network can help to support your ambitions.

Download the programme brochure.

 

Register your Interest

Eligibility

The programme benefits from full funding by the European Union European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). Your company will be eligible for the programme if it:

  • is a small- to medium-size enterprise with more than 2 employees
  • is located in Greater Manchester
  • has high growth potential

Programme Schedule

The programme consists of five workshops, supported by growth groups to help you translate knowledge and experiences into practical business actions. Additionally, each company can benefit from one-to-one coaching during the programme.

Cohort 6

Session Date Time
Induction

25 July 2019 

or

4 September 2019

10:00am - 2:00pm
Workshop One: Finance  11 September 2019 9:45am - 12:45pm
Growth Group One 18 September 2019

10:00am - 1:00pm

and

2:00pm - 5:00pm

Workshop Two: Innovation 25 September 2019 9:45am - 12:45pm
Growth Group Two 25 September 2019 1:45pm - 4:45pm
Workshop Three: Leadership 2 October 2019 9:45am - 12:45pm
Growth Group Three 2 October 2019 1:45pm - 4:45pm
Workshop Four: Strategic Marketing 16 October 2019 9:45am - 12:45pm
Workshop Five: Change Management 6 November 2019 9:45am - 12:45pm
Consolidation 20 November 2019  10:00am - 1:00pm

Cohort 7

Session Date  Time
Induction

5 December 2019 

or

16 January 2020

10:00am - 2:00pm
Workshop One: Finance  23 January 2020 9:45am - 12:45pm
Growth Group One 30 January 2020

10:00am - 1:00pm

and

2:00pm - 5:00pm

Workshop Two: Innovation 6 February 2020 9:45am - 12:45pm
Growth Group Two 6 February 2020 1:45pm - 4:45pm
Workshop Three: Leadership 13 February 2020 9:45am - 12:45pm
Growth Group Three 27 February 2020 1:45pm - 4:45pm
Workshop Four: Strategic Marketing 5 March 2020 9:45am - 12:45pm
Workshop Five: Change Management 19 March 2020 9:45am - 12:45pm
Consolidation 26 March 2020 10:00am - 1:00pm

Case Studies

Read what a number of our programme alumni have to say about their experience on the Greater Manchester High Growth Network, and how it's benefitted them.

 

 

Ryan Mohieddin - Forest Sofa

John Consterdine - Manchester Taxi Tours

Tony Millar - Great Grounds

Adam Warren - Tandem Systems

Sam Jones - TunaFish Media

Contact Details

For more information, please get in touch: 

 

Project Manager: Claire Pattison at c.pattison@mmu.ac.uk

Project Administrator: Abigail Knox at a.knox@mmu.ac.uk

Address:

Centre for Enterprise
Manchester Metropolitan University
Business School,
All Saints Campus,
Oxford Road,
Manchester, M15 6BH,
United Kingdom

Email:

cfegrowth@mmu.ac.uk

Telephone: 

0161 247 3871

Request a Callback

If you require additional information about the Greater Manchester High Growth Network, or are unsure if you are eligible, we are happy to have a talk with you. Please submit your details below, and one of our team will call you.

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