Launched by Lloyds Bank, the Academy is focused on helping individuals, small businesses and charities to improve their skills, knowledge and confidence. Whether that’s getting to grips with your computer, taking the next step in your career, or growing your business online.
Since its inception in 2018, Lloyds Bank Academy has helped over 55,000 small businesses and individuals to grow their digital skills and build their confidence in new areas, to enable businesses to survive and thrive in a rapidly changing world.
Using our growing portfolio of free content and events, you can learn new skills, network with fellow businesses and hear from industry experts at a time and pace to suit you. We’ve also gathered together the very best learning materials from our expert partners – and we’re there for you every step of the way.
What one top tip would you give to a business owner embarking on a growth plan?
Ensure that you have the right skills and knowledge in your organisation to perform every task well, and if you don’t, go and find those skills and knowledge. Whatever level in the organisation, don’t be afraid of admitting you don’t know, and defer to someone that does.
Why is Lancashire a great place to grow a business?
Aside from its outstanding natural beauty, the people of Lancashire are its greatest asset. In few places would you find such friendly, welcoming, hardworking people. People who know the true value of community and love nothing better than supporting the success of their friends and neighbours. With world class educational institutions and outstanding support for small businesses right on the doorstep.
Why are you backing Boost Business Lancashire?
Boost’s commitment to the growth and success of small businesses is aligned with our own and we are very happy to support Boost on their mission to help the businesses of Lancashire to survive and thrive.
To find out more visit www.lloydsbankacademy.com