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5 things that shouldn’t stop you joining GrowthAccelerator

You may have seen that businesses supported by GrowthAccelerator are growing over 4x faster than average. However, if you’re still not convinced it’s the right service for you, it’s worth hearing what other businesses have to say. After all, you’re … Continue reading

November 11, 2014
Joe Carstairs

GrowthAccelerator has helped businesses to raise over £100m

One of the GrowthAccelerator services that businesses are using to grow is Access to Finance. So far, we have helped businesses to raise over £100m in external finance, which includes equity, debt and grant finance. Not only that, our survey … Continue reading

November 3, 2014
Joe Carstairs

How GrowthAccelerator is helping businesses to grow over 4x faster

If you’ve followed the blog recently, you will have seen that businesses are growing over 4x faster than the average SME with the help of GrowthAccelerator. This may have made you wonder, “how does GrowthAccelerator help businesses to grow?” GrowthAccelerator … Continue reading

October 17, 2014
Joe Carstairs

Helping businesses to grow over 4x faster

While seeing any business hit its targets is satisfying, it is amazing to find out how much the businesses we support are growing. That is why we are proud to announce that businesses are growing over 4x faster with the … Continue reading

October 2, 2014
Joe Carstairs

Crowdfunding: beyond the hype

You don’t have to look far to see that crowdfunding is currently shrouded in hype. And when I say ‘crowdfunding’, in this context it’s particularly prevalent in the donation and rewards markets, and to some extent, equity and loans too. … Continue reading

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September 3, 2014
Emily Mackay

Business Services sector spotlight INFOGRAPHIC

During the economic crisis the UK’s Business Services sector was highlighted as a key sector in helping generate future wealth creation, due to our world-class expertise. And this prediction was not wrong, professional and business services combined now contribute 27% … Continue reading

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August 27, 2014
Emma Heath

Become part of our Growth Impact Pilot

The Growth Impact Pilot forms part of the GrowthAccelerator service, which has supported over 16,000 businesses in England grow four times faster than the average SME.  Exclusively targeted at businesses with ambitious growth plans where employee skills play an integral … Continue reading

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August 20, 2014
Emma Heath

How one entrepreneur went from a £90 investment to a £1.8 million turnover in two years!

25-year old Alice Blackie admits her daily routine is now rather different from two years ago, when she used to rush to the post office with 40 parcels to send during her lunch break. Alice, a North-East entrepreneur, is the … Continue reading

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August 18, 2014
Emma Heath

GrowthAccelerator Awards 2014 VIDEO

Since the launch of GrowthAccelerator in May 2012 our clients have generated £1.5 billion in economic growth and created over 36,500 jobs. Each of the 15,000 businesses that we support have contributed to this amazing achievement and that’s why we … Continue reading

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August 11, 2014
Sarah Godden

What is the key factor for business success?

The obvious answer is the people; it’s the people that drive the company’s vision and are the route to success. That then begs the question, what makes some people successful and others not? Analysing the question from my own experiences, … Continue reading

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July 31, 2014
Mark Pinnock

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