Help to Grow Management course

Help to Grow Management course
Bahare Afrahi
Kingston University

Kingston University Business School’s Help to Grow Management course has been helping business owners and leaders boost their business performance, resilience and long-term growth for nearly a year, with over 280 participants since its inception.

Designed specifically for small and medium-sized enterprises and delivered by expert lecturers and facilitators at the business school, the 12-week course is 90% funded by the government.

Online study is combined with peer-to-peer networking and support, as well as in-person case study workshops to help apply the knowledge learnt.

By the end, you will have developed a specific Growth Action Plan to help strengthen your business’s future.

Key topics covered include:
  • Strategy and innovation
  • Digital adoption
  • Marketing
  • Branding
  • High performing workplace
  • Finance

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible, you need to meet the following criteria:

  • Your business must have been trading for at least a year
  • Your business must have five  to 249 employees for one person to attend and 10 to 249 employees for two people to attend
  • The person attending must be a business owner, senior leader or in a managerial position with direct reports
  • Age: 18 to over 60
  • Ethnicity: None
  • Gender: None
  • Disability: Not applicable

Social enterprises can apply if they meet the above but charities are ineligible.

Bahare Afrahi
Kingston University

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