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3 ways to help your business grow in 2023

By January 16, 2023February 22nd, 2024No Comments

The new year brings opportunity for change, growth and success.

Join the Aston Centre for Growth team and other like-minded small business leaders for a free online networking and information session on the 19th of January 2023.

As part of the event, you will find out about all of the Centre’s initiatives for helping the region’s most ambitious businesses to grow, including:

Help to Grow: Management Course: Boost your business’s performance, resilience and long-term growth.

Help to Grow: Management is a government-funded* 12-week leadership course delivered by Aston University, a world-class international Business School. The in-depth curriculum will support senior business leaders to build their capabilities in leadership, innovation, digital adoption, employee engagement, marketing, responsible business, and financial management with one-to-one support from a business mentor, peer-learning sessions, and an alumni network.

Minerva Birmingham Pitch Up: Finding investments through the established premier pitching competition of the West Midlands.

The Minerva Birmingham Pitch Up competition provides the opportunity for ambitious businesses to improve their ability to win investment while simultaneously boosting your business’s profile. Over the last 8 years, the competition was created and delivered by the Centre for Growth at Aston University, Bizzlnn at the University of Birmingham and Minerva at the University of Warwick Science Park. Over this period, it has put over 140 entrepreneurs directly in front of investors and helped bring over £40,000,000 of investments to the region’s small businesses.

Green Advantage: Managing the sustainability transition for business leaders and professionals.

Green Advantage is a new free of charge short course from Aston University. It is designed for business leaders, managers and professionals who want to consider the implications of climate and environmental challenges for their business or workplace alongside maintaining business performance and profitability.

To register for the event, click here: