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The Antidote to The Dragons' Den

When: September 23, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:00
Where: St John’s Innovation Centre, Cowley Road, Cambridge, CB4 0WS

Are you looking to achieve breakthrough growth? If so, "The Antidote to The Dragons' Den" is for you! Come to this FREE seminar to discover how to achieve business growth, without the need to enter the Dragons’ Den! You will be given a blueprint for achieving growth by establishing objectives, assessing your business environment, and formulating and implementing strategies appropriate to your own business

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Want to see your business grow online?

When: September 23, 2014 from 9:30 to 12:00
Where: Red Hall Hotel, Manchester Road, Bury, BL9 5NA

The five vital ingredients for growing your business online and the funding to achieve them...Worried you’re missing out on business via the web? The five key things you need to know to get growth from the web … This innovative event will give you the chance to talk about the specific growth challenges facing your business.   Businesses have accelerated their rate of achievement by 300% when they have worked with Volition to get their strategy & planning into shape. ISSL are a local but leading digital agency and creators of ‘The Owners Guide to a small business website’ They are teaming up with GrowthAccelerator to give you the chance to explore the opportunities you have to grow online and the funding that might help you get started.

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Innovation in Action co-hosted by University of Surrey

When: September 23, 2014 from 13:30 to 17:30
Where: Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH

The Innovation In Action seminar, developed by the University of Surrey, will bring together technology, engineering and science community to see how research and innovation at the University can be, and has been, exploited for maximum benefit.

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Gas Pedal Growth

When: September 24, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:00
Where: Williams BMW, 4 Great Howard Street, Liverpool, L3 7HT

Fresh Business Services - A fresh approach to business. The “Gas Pedal approach to business growth” simply means taking a controlled approach. Stamping on the pedal might work in the beginning, but very quickly it damages your engine – (Your people, processes and your bottom line)

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Achieving growth through your employees

When: September 24, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:30
Where: Visions Learning Trust, Victoria Mill, Trafalgar Street, Burnley, BB11 1RA

Many of the elements of our businesses are relatively easy to manage - if machines break down we fix them; if we need money for investment that's usually a straightforward process. But, how do we make sure that the most complex resource for any business – its staff - are cultivated to enable your business to grow? From recruitment to performance management and engagement, people are the critical element that bring everything together.

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Joint event with Transmentum

When: September 24, 2014 from 8:30 to 12:00
Where: The Link Loughborough Hotel, Loughborough

Join Transmentum and GrowthAccelerator at an event which aims to help businesses like yours manage growth, transition, change and develop robust recurring revenue streams.

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Gas Pedal Growth

When: September 24, 2014 from 15:30 to 17:30
Where: West Lancashire Investment Centre, White Moss Business Park, Skelmersdale, WN8 9TG

Fresh Business Services - A refreshing approach to business. The “Gas Pedal approach to business growth” simply means taking a controlled approach. Stamping on the pedal might work in the beginning, but very quickly it damages your engine – (Your people, processes and your bottom line)

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Growth Matters - Knaresborough

When: September 25, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:30
Where: Conyngham Hall, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, HG5 9AY

This seminar is a unique opportunity to hear First Hand and ask questions to the experts of the National Support Programme's for Growing Businesses. Growth Accelerator (Business Development, Access to Finance), UKTI (UK Trade and Industry), MAS (Manufacturing Advisory Service), BGP (Business Grant Programme) and The Apprenticeship Programme.

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Chase one Rabbit

When: September 25, 2014 from 10:00 to 12:00
Where: Baltic Creative Campus, Jamaica Street, Liverpool, L1 0AH

GrowthAccelerator have teamed up with David Parrish to present this free workshop: Strategic Marketing for Business Success. Take this opportunity to gain insight into how GrowthAccelerator can give you the framework to build a successful growth strategy and how adapting your sales style can increase your conversion rate.

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Fast Track To Growth

When: September 25, 2014 from 17:00 to 18:00
Where: Moorgate Crofts Business Centre, S Grove, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 2DH

GrowthAccelerator is a unique service led by some of the country's most successful growth specialists where you’ll find new connections, new routes to investment and the new ideas and strategy you’ll need for your business to achieve its full potential. GrowthAccelerator will get to the heart of the barriers that are holding your business back and help you identify the critical steps you need to take to achieve your next phase of growth – rapidly and sustainably

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The Digital Media Revolution meets ... Life after The Apprentice

When: September 30, 2014 from 15:00 to 18:00
Where: Regus, Peter House, Oxford St, Manchester M1 5AN

Aimed at SME businesses, this event delivered by digital media specialist, Phil Crowshaw, will identify and explain the key drivers behind the reasons why traditional sales and marketing tactics no longer work in the Internet age. Plus Claire Young, BBC Apprentice Finalist and entrepreneur. Since taking part in the hit TV series Claire has gone onto to form her business ‘School Speakers’ – a speaking agency working with students across the UK & Internationally – is a government advisor on SME growth, women in business, enterprise education and youth employment, and enjoys a busy media career. She will share her insights to climbing the career ladder, setting up a business and how to promote yourself.

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Blast Off! The Business Performance Roadshow

When: October 1, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:00
Where: Holiday Inn Express Preston South, Reedfield Place, Walton Summit, Preston, PR5 8AA

In association with GrowthAccelerator, Affilius Group and Marketing Minds Academy. This successful event has been achieving ‘100% 9+/10 ratings’ throughout 2014. Make sure you reserve your FREE place and find out why.

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Need to Accelerate your Growth plan? - Strategic Marketing for Business Success

When: October 1, 2014 from 8:30 to 11:30
Where: The Smithy, 5 The Stables, Aske, Richmond, DL10 5HG

Strategic Marketing For Business Success We recognise the everyday pressures placed upon businesses. Most business people are so busy in the business they don’t spend time thinking about the business. Your business could be moving very fast, but is it moving in the direction that you want?

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21st Century Lead Generation for your Business

When: October 1, 2014 from 12:00 to 14:00
Where: Bolton Arena, Arena Approach, Horwich, Bolton, BL6 6LB

This event is ideal for SME Owner Managers and Managing Directors cross sector whose business plan is looking to grow over the next few years. Hosted by local businessman Phil Thompson owner of Key Control Services. Business coach, Phil Crowshaw will explain the power of digital media and Steve Ireland will show you how to make the very best first impression.

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Achieve Faster Growth co-hosted by Transpire

When: October 2, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:00
Where: Lloyds Banking Group, Canons Way, Bristol, BS1 5LL

This free to attend event co-hosted by Transpire is aimed at high growth potential companies in South West England and the surrounding areas. This event will provide you with the opportunity to meet like-minded individuals as well as to discuss and identify how GrowthAccelerator will ultimately drive growth for your business.

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The Digital Media Revolution. All bets are off!

When: October 2, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:00
Where: Mercure Blackburn Foxfields Country Hotel, Whalley Rd, Billington, Lancashire BB7 9HY

In partnership with Barclays Bank, GrowthAccelerator and Geeky Group. We would like to invite you to this event which is aimed at SME businesses, it is part delivered by digital media specialist, Phil Crowshaw, of Geeky Group who will identify and explain the key drivers behind the reasons why traditional sales and marketing tactics no longer work in the Internet age.

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Growth Matters - Where will your Business be in 2020?

When: October 3, 2014 from 11:00 to 12:30
Where: Utopia at Broughton Hall, Skipton, Yorkshire, BD23 3AE

Successful businesses don’t just happen, they are built! What must you do, not only to ensure the long-term survival of your business, but to Grow? It may seem like a long way off, but ensuring that your business prospers and grows over the longer term means establishing effective practices right now!

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Breaking down the barriers to GROWTH!

When: October 7, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:30
Where: Abbey House Hotel, Abbey Road, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria LA13 0PA

The Business Performance Roadshow, hosted by Barclays Corporate in association with Affilius Group, Marketing Minds Academy and GrowthAccelerator. Tailored for Cumbrian businesses with a genuine passion for growth and best practice. This free event brings together three of the most highly rated and experienced business growth specialists in a hyper-productive session. 

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Digital Leadership Workshop

When: October 7, 2014 from 10:00 to 13:30
Where: Exeter Golf and Country Club, Topsham Road, EX2 7AE, Exeter

Superfast Business and GrowthAccelerator have joined together to bring you this exciting free to attend workshop which will help you to develop your digital leadership skills.

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Breaking down the barriers to GROWTH!

When: October 8, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:30
Where: HSBC, 1 Forest Green, Caxton Road, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire PR2 9LJ

Are you ready to take your business to that next stage of growth? Are you making the most of your team’s skills and your business strategies? Andrew Dewhurst of Affilius Consulting and Marketing Guru Philip Dyer CEO of NXO will help you tackle the barriers halting your businesses growth.

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Fast Track To Growth – Sheffield – Free Interactive GrowthAccelerator Workshop

When: October 8, 2014 from 14:00 to 16:30
Where: Aizlewood Mills, Nursery St, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S3 8GG

GrowthAccelerator is a unique service led by some of the country's most successful growth specialists where you’ll find new connections, new routes to investment and the new ideas and strategy you’ll need for your business to achieve its full potential. GrowthAccelerator will get to the heart of the barriers that are holding your business back and help you identify the critical steps you need to take to achieve your next phase of growth – rapidly and sustainably.

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How to unlock grant funding to grow your business co-hosted by Cornish Accounting Solutions Ltd

When: October 8, 2014 from 19:00 to 21:00
Where: Cornish Accounting Solutions Ltd, 79 Higher Bore Street, Bodmin, Cornwall, PL31 1JT

This free to attend event co-hosted with Cornish Accounting Solutions will focus on how GrowthAccelerator supports high businesses and how this service can help your business achieve its business ambitions.

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Growing your Business with seven essential steps

When: October 9, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:00
Where: Littleborough Business Centre, 69a Church Street, Littleborough, OL15 8AB

7-steps to growing your business: Kevin Sanders presents this practical, no nonsense presentation that provides handy hints on the steps you should take to find more customers, stay ahead of your competition and help to grow your business.

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Breaking Big - A Guide to Achieving Breakthrough Growth co-hosted by Business Doctors

When: October 9, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:00
Where: The Devon Hotel, Matford, Exeter, Devon, EX2 8XU

This free to attend seminar co-hosted by GrowthAccelerator and Business Doctors, could make the world of difference to you and your business.

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Leadership Challenges and Opportunities in the Oil & Gas Sector

When: October 9, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:00
Where: NOF Energy, First Floor, Thames House, Mandale Business Park, Belmont Industrial Estate, Durham, DH1 1TH

Leadership Challenges and Opportunities in the Oil & Gas Sector The purpose of this workshop is to provide insights into the leadership challenges and opportunities facing executives of companies working in the demanding yet dynamic O&G sector, and explore how leaders can focus their management team on effectively addressing these challenges and seizing the opportunities that present each and every day.

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The Digital Media Revolution - Manchester

When: October 9, 2014 from 8:00 to 11:30
Where: Manchester United Football Club, Sir Matt Busby Way, Manchester, M16 0RA

In association with GrowthAccelerator, and Geeky Group. Digital Media specialist and Internet Entrepreneur Phil Crowshaw will be delivering a series of free to attend Digital Marketing Masterclasses across the North West. Part one will begin by making you aware of why and how the Digital Media Revolution is changing the way we do business on a huge scale. Part two will then drill down into each area in more detail and include interactive discussion and exercises related to the six topics.

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How to drive more sales from your website

When: October 9, 2014 from 11:30 to 14:00
Where: Number One South Beach Hotel, 4 Harrowside W, Blackpool, Lancashire, 
FW4 1NW

Research shows you have less time to convince a visitor to stay on your website than the fastest man on earth cleared his start line at London 2012. Yet many business owners spend money hand over fist driving traffic to sites which continuously leak leads. Even more fail to take action by making simple tweaks which would deliver more enquiries, more email sign- ups and ultimately more sales.

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The Faster Route to Business Growth

When: October 9, 2014 from 17:15 to 19:30
Where: National Space Centre, Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NS

A series of free executive briefings designed to show ambitious businesses how they can take the faster route to business growth. Since GrowthAccelerator’s inception in May 2012, the combined growth of client businesses stands at £1.5 billion: creating 36,752 new jobs in the process. On average, businesses working with GrowthAccelerator generated a 32% increase in growth and increased jobs by 36% in the past year – over six times the nationwide SME average. These exclusive evening events will explain how GrowthAccelerator can unlock the potential in your business as it has already done for thousands of other businesses.

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Breaking Big - A Guide to Achieving Breakthrough Growth co-hosted by Business Doctors

When: October 14, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:00
Where: Plymouth Science Park, 1 Davy Rd, Plymouth PL6 8BX

This free to attend seminar co-hosted by GrowthAccelerator and Business Doctors, could make the world of difference to you and your business.

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Credit Management - Take control, manage the cash and get paid on time

When: October 14, 2014 from 8:30 to 11:30
Where: The Heath Business Park, Runcorn, Cheshire, WA7 4QX

Credit Management – take control, manage the cash and get paid on time. This event is aimed at owners, managers and financial executives of Cheshire businesses for whom managing cash and reducing costs are a priority

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How do I grow my business? Discover the support available to help you grow your business

When: October 14, 2014 from 18:00 to 21:00
Where: The Samlesbury Hotel, Preston New Road, Preston, PR5 0UJ

Growth Accelerator and FSB invite you to join us for an evening event at the Samlesbury Hotel on the 14th of October GrowthAccelerator is a service that is helping England's brightest growing businesses achieve their ambitions with rapid, sustainable growth. It’s a partnership between private enterprise and government.

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Growth Through Maximising Performance

When: October 15, 2014 from 9:00 to 10:30
Where: The Nucleus Business & Innovation Centre, Brunel Way, Dartford, Kent DA1 5GA

An event for companies in and across the South East of England and surrounding areas, providing the opportunity to discuss how to drive your company’s growth.

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Selling your business for the price you want

When: October 15, 2014 from 8:30 to 10:30
Where: Preston Grasshoppers Rugby Football Club, Lightfoot Green Ln, Preston, Lancashire PR4 0AP

Building and then realising value from your business An event for all business owners interested in creating and then successfully realising a valuable business.

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Blast Off! The Business Performance Roadshow

When: October 15, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:00
Where: Burnley Business Centre, Business First, Ribble Court, Meadway, Padiham, Burnley BB12 7NG

In association with Affilius Group, Marketing Minds Academy and GrowthAccelerator This successful event has been achieving ‘100% 9+/10 ratings’ throughout 2014. Make sure you reserve your FREE place and find out why.

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How to franchise your business

When: October 16, 2014 from 10:00 to 13:00
Where: Crowne Plaza Manchester Airport, Ringway Road, Manchester, M90 3NS

What is franchising and is it right for your business growth strategy? This event is aimed at those businesses that are established, profitable and looking for national expansion. Attendees will gain knowledge and insight into a viable growth option that could take their business to the next level. Those that attend will get to learn for themselves what franchising is and whether it is right or not for their business via a well experienced franchise expert who has grown up through 20 years of family franchising, being a franchisee and working in a wide range of franchise roles across the UK.

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Peak Performance - How Fast Can You Grow?

When: October 16, 2014 from 9:00 to 13:30
Where: At-Bristol, Anchor Road, Harbourside, Bristol, BS1 5DB (SatNav: BS1 5LL)

A series of free half-day conferences designed to show ambitious businesses how they can maximise performance and take a faster route to business growth. Since its inception just two years ago, the government-backed GrowthAccelerator service has helped over 15,000 businesses to generate combined growth of over £1.5 billion and create 35,000- 40,000 new jobs. So it is perfectly placed to know what really works in the SME sector. These exclusive half-day events will provide valuable advice on unlocking the potential in your business, presented by successful entrepreneurs and independent specialists that are already helping businesses just like yours.

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Fast Track to Growth - FREE Interactive Workshop

When: October 21, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:00
Where: Thorpe Park Hotel, 1150 Century Way, Leeds LS15 8ZB

Join us for a free, interactive workshop designed specifically for small and medium-sized businesses who want to maximise their growth potential during 2014 and beyond. If you have what it takes to achieve high growth business, then find out more about how GrowthAccelerator can take your business to the next level.

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The Digital Media Revolution - Cheshire

When: October 21, 2014 from 8:00 to 11:30
Where: Cottons Hotel & Spa, Manchester Road, Knutsford, WA16 0SU

In association with GrowthAccelerator, and Geeky Group. Digital Media specialist and Internet Entrepreneur Phil Crowshaw will be delivering a series of free to attend Digital Marketing Masterclasses across the North West. Part one will begin by making you aware of why and how the Digital Media Revolution is changing the way we do business on a huge scale. Part two will then drill down into each area in more detail and include interactive discussion and exercises related to the six topics.

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Venturefest North East - Looking for finance for your business?

When: October 21, 2014 from 9:00 to 18:00
Where: Hilton Newcastle Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE8 2AR

Raising funding for a business can mean meeting with a large number of funders before you meet the right one. The North East of England has a wide range of funding sources for innovative businesses, from grants through to multi-million pound loan and investment funds. How do you know who is most relevant and how can you get in front of them with your ideas? Venturefest North East and GrowthAccelerator have brought together 25 funders representing all parts of the funding ladder .We are offering suitable businesses the chance to meet with all 25 funders at Venturefest North East on the 21st of October.

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How to franchise your business

When: October 22, 2014 from 8:30 to 12:00
Where: The DoubleTree by Hilton - Chester, Warrington Road, Hoole, Chester, CH2 3PD

Have you wondered…. What’s franchising all about? How can it accelerate sustainable growth and expansion? Is it the right model for my business? Attendees will gain knowledge and insight into a viable growth option that could take their business to the next level.

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Joint event with Transmentum

When: October 22, 2014 from 8:30 to 12:00
Where: Nettle Hill Ltd, Ansty, Warwickshire

Join Transmentum and GrowthAccelerator at an event which aims to help businesses like yours manage growth, transition, change and develop robust recurring revenue streams.

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Venturefest Manchester

When: October 22, 2014 from 9:00 to 19:00
Where: Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 3WS

A leading business innovation event bringing together innovators, investors and entrepreneurs from Manchester and the wider North West to stimulate ideas, investment and collaboration.

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Blast Off! The Business Performance Roadshow

When: October 23, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:30
Where: Mercure Dunkenhalgh, Blackburn Road, Clayton Le Moors, Lancashire, BB5 5JP

In association with GrowthAccelerator, & Lloyds Bank Plc. Tailored for Lancashire businesses with a genuine passion for growth and best practice, this event brings together three of the most highly rated and experienced business growth specialists in a hyper-productive session Make sure you reserve your FREE place and find out why

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Lacking the confidence to grow your business?

When: October 23, 2014 from 9:15 to 12:00
Where: Chill Factore, Trafford Way, Trafford Quays Leisure Village, Manchester, M41 7JA

Running your own business is a marathon, not a sprint. And, like a marathon, you can train and prepare as much as you like, but it’s mindset that’s the difference between success and failure. Learn the six-secrets to re-boot your appetite for growth and become a growth athlete

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Tendering and winning new business

When: October 24, 2014 from 13:00 to 15:45
Where: The Centre at Birchwood Park, Warrington, WA3 6YN

Find out how ISO certification can help. GrowthAccelerator, in association with RKMS, present: An introduction to ISO Certification in construction

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“Buying Customers” with Brad Sugars

When: October 6, 2014 from 18:00 to October 27, 2014 from 21:30
Where: Multiple locations across England

“There are no secrets in business or life - just information you don’t know. Yet.” “Buying Customers” is an innovative breakthrough in customer acquisition, lead generation, and customer service with strategies to drive repeat business to you.

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The Faster Route to Business Growth

When: November 3, 2014 from 17:15 to 19:30
Where: Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 8TN

A series of free executive briefings designed to show ambitious businesses how they can take the faster route to business growth. Since GrowthAccelerator’s inception in May 2012, the combined growth of client businesses stands at £1.5 billion: creating 36,752 new jobs in the process. On average, businesses working with GrowthAccelerator generated a 32% increase in growth and increased jobs by 36% in the past year – over six times the nationwide SME average. These exclusive evening events will explain how GrowthAccelerator can unlock the potential in your business as it has already done for thousands of other businesses.

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The Digital Media Revolution - Lancashire

When: November 4, 2014 from 8:00 to 11:30
Where: Brockholes Nature Reserve, Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston, PR5 0AG

In association with GrowthAccelerator, and Geeky Group. Digital Media specialist and Internet Entrepreneur Phil Crowshaw will be delivering a series of free to attend Digital Marketing Masterclasses across the North West. Part one will begin by making you aware of why and how the Digital Media Revolution is changing the way we do business on a huge scale. Part two will then drill down into each area in more detail and include interactive discussion and exercises related to the six topics.

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Peak Performance - How Fast Can You Grow?

When: November 6, 2014 from 9:00 to 13:30
Where: St Mary’s Stadium (Southampton FC), Britannia Road, Southampton, Hampshire SO14 5FP

A series of free half-day conferences designed to show ambitious businesses how they can maximise performance and take a faster route to business growth. Since its inception just two years ago, the government-backed GrowthAccelerator service has helped over 15,000 businesses to generate combined growth of over £1.5 billion and create 35,000-40,000 new jobs. So it is perfectly placed to know what really works in the SME sector. These exclusive half-day events will provide valuable advice on unlocking the potential in your business, presented by successful entrepreneurs and independent specialists that are already helping businesses just like yours.

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Tendering for Growth

When: November 11, 2014 from 8:30 to 11:30
Where: The DoubleTree by Hilton - Chester, Warrington Road, Hoole, Chester, CH2 3PD

A quality tendering process is a key success factor to save you time, keep you organised and focused when writing bids. This event is aimed at the owners, managers and financial executives of Cheshire businesses who want to win more public sector contracts.

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Blast Off! The Business Performance Roadshow

When: November 14, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:30
Where: East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, Red Rose Court, Clayton Business Park, Accrington, BB5 5JR

In association with GrowthAccelerator, Affilius Group, Marketing Minds Academy & hosted by East Lancashire Chamber. This successful event has been achieving ‘100% 9+/10 ratings’ throughout 2014. Make sure you reserve your FREE place and find out why

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Fast Track to Growth - Wetherby

When: November 18, 2014 from 8:00 to 10:00
Where: Parkhill Business Centre, Walton Road, Wetherby, LS22 5DZ

Fast track your business to high growth with our free interactive workshop. This particular event is hosted by BiY Founder and one of the country’s leading small business mentors, Darren Shaw. He’ll share some thoughts and insights into how he has helped countless small business owners in the region to address some of the key challenges they face and to create the businesses they always wanted.

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Managing your people to deliver high organisational performance

When: November 18, 2014 from 8:30 to 11:30
Where: Vale Royal Abbey, Whitegate, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 2BA

Grow your revenue by improving the performance of your people. This event is aimed at the owners, managers and financial executives of Cheshire businesses for whom the delivery of quality services and products is essential to long-term success

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Joint event with Transmentum

When: November 19, 2014 from 8:30 to 12:00
Where: The Well At Willen, Milton Keynes

Join Transmentum and GrowthAccelerator at an event which aims to help businesses like yours manage growth, transition, change and develop robust recurring revenue streams.

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Unsure how to use the power of your people to help grow your business?

When: November 20, 2014 from 9:15 to 12:00
Where: Chill Factore, Trafford Way, Trafford Quays Leisure Village, Manchester, M41 7JA

Running a business is a team event, and you’re the captain but, just like the Relay, the baton can be easily dropped. Understand the top 7-ways to get your people working hard for growth and get them thinking like business athletes

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Peak Performance - How Fast Can You Grow?

When: November 25, 2014 from 9:00 to 13:30
Where: Horsley Park De Vere Hotel, Ockham Road South, East Horsley (near Guildford), Surrey, KT24 6DT

A series of free half-day conferences designed to show ambitious businesses how they can maximise performance and take a faster route to business growth. Since its inception just two years ago, the government-backed GrowthAccelerator service has helped over 15,000 businesses to generate combined growth of over £1.5 billion and create 35,000-40,000 new jobs. So it is perfectly placed to know what really works in the SME sector. These exclusive half-day events will provide valuable advice on unlocking the potential in your business, presented by successful entrepreneurs and independent specialists that are already helping businesses just like yours.

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Blast Off! The Business Performance Roadshow

When: November 26, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:00
Where: Burnley Business Centre, Business First, Ribble Court, Meadway, Padiham, Burnley BB12 7NG

In association with GrowthAccelerator, Affilius Group, and Marketing Minds Academy ‘100% 9+/10 ratings’ throughout 2014. Make sure you reserve your FREE place and find out why.

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The Faster Route to Business Growth

When: November 26, 2014 from 17:15 to 19:30
Where: Heritage Motor Centre, Banbury Road, Gaydon, Warwickshire CV35 0BJ

A series of free executive briefings designed to show ambitious businesses how they can take the faster route to business growth. Since GrowthAccelerator’s inception in May 2012, the combined growth of client businesses stands at £1.5 billion: creating 36,752 new jobs in the process. On average, businesses working with GrowthAccelerator generated a 32% increase in growth and increased jobs by 36% in the past year – over six times the nationwide SME average. These exclusive evening events will explain how GrowthAccelerator can unlock the potential in your business as it has already done for thousands of other businesses.

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Blast Off … for Business Growth - Liverpool

When: November 27, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:30
Where: Business First Liverpool, 23-25 Goodlass Road, Speke, Liverpool, L24 9HJ

Business Performance Roadshow - In association with GrowthAccelerator, Affilius Group, and Marketing Minds Academy. Andrew Dewhurst, founder of Affilius Group will share his experience of starting and growing businesses in the UK, Europe and the USA

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Joint event with Transmentum

When: December 2, 2014 from 8:30 to 12:00
Where: Sheffield United Football Club, Sheffield

Join Transmentum and GrowthAccelerator at an event which aims to help businesses like yours manage growth, transition, change and develop robust recurring revenue streams.

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Blast Off! The Business Performance Roadshow

When: December 10, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:00
Where: Blackpool FC Hotel & Conference Centre, Bloomfield road, Seasiders Way, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 6JJ

In association with GrowthAccelerator, Affilius Group and Marketing Minds Academy. This successful event has been achieving ‘100% 9+/10 ratings’ throughout 2014. Make sure you reserve your FREE place and find out why.

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Overwhelmed and pushed for time?

When: February 5, 2015 from 9:15 to 12:00
Where: Chill Factore, Trafford Way, Trafford Quays Leisure Village, Manchester, M41 7JA

It’s never quiet when running your own business - if you don’t run the day, the day runs you. Just like an athlete, you need to focus on what matters most - what will get you results? Find out more about the 5-keys to making time for growth and thinking like a business athlete.

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The Antidote to The Dragons’ Den

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