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Meet the Boost team: Jonny Slater BOO_MTBT_JonnySlater
30th May 2024
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Inspiration & Spotlight
Meet the Boost team: Jonny Slater
Boost’s Scale to Thrive business adviser Jonny Slater, a specialist in investment readiness and high growth startups, talks about his role in supporting Lancashire businesses.
Guide to the Northern Powerhouse Fund II (NPIF 2) 12 AccessToFinance
29th May 2024
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Financial Guides
Guide to the Northern Powerhouse Fund II (NPIF 2)
Understand the fund's aim and objectives, and improve your chances of accessing the fund to benefit your business.
Checklist for cultivating strategic agility AdobeStock_591862856   checklist for strategic ability
28th May 2024
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Inspiration & Spotlight
Checklist for cultivating strategic agility
Here Boost business adviser, Jonny Slater, outlines how business owners can navigate uncertainty, embrace change and become a pioneer of business growth.
Boost launches new Investment Academy to help prepare Lancashire businesses for equity investment Investment Academy   web image
24th May 2024
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Boost launches new Investment Academy to help prepare Lancashire businesses for equity investment
Boost’s Access to Finance service has launched a new Investment Academy designed to help businesses better understand how to secure equity investment.
Why SMEs should be selling solutions not products Sell a solution
24th May 2024
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Inspiration & Spotlight
Why SMEs should be selling solutions not products
Daniel Fenton, Boost business adviser on Boost’s Flying Start programme outlines his three-part strategy to explain the three processes behind sales.
Finance Hub Glossary 07 AccessToFinance
23rd May 2024
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Financial Guides
Finance Hub Glossary
A financial glossary to help decision makers understand financial terminology for scaling, growing and starting a business.
Lancashire outperforms other North West regions in scaleup potential The State of Growth in Lancashire
23rd May 2024
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Lancashire outperforms other North West regions in scaleup potential
Fifteen per cent of Lancashire businesses are forecast to grow by over 20 per cent in the next year, significantly higher than the UK average of 13.1 per cent, according to a new report from national business growth specialist The Growth Company.
How to improve the numeracy skills of your workforce Numeracy Day
22nd May 2024
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Inspiration & Spotlight
How to improve the numeracy skills of your workforce
Did you know, according to statistics from the National Numeracy, 49 per cent of the working-age population of England have the numeracy level expected of primary-school children? The total cost to the UK economy has been estimated at £20 billion a year.
A guide to help founders expand their business beyond their own capabilities 03 ScaleToThrive
21st May 2024
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Inspiration & Spotlight
A guide to help founders expand their business beyond their own capabilities
Bernard Clarke, an experience business leader and a presenter of Boost’s Scale to Thrive masterclasses, explains how and why some business owners struggle to grow and scale their business.
Red Rose Awards winners' reception celebrates Lancashire’s business brilliance Aidy speaking
17th May 2024
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Red Rose Awards winners' reception celebrates Lancashire’s business brilliance
More than 100 guests celebrated the achievements of companies from across Lancashire at the 2024 Red Rose Awards’ winners’ reception last week, sponsored by Lancashire County Council.
Business relevance checklist for business leaders 05 GrowthCatalyst
16th May 2024
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Inspiration & Spotlight
Business relevance checklist for business leaders
Joe Twigg, a Boost business adviser on the Scale to Thrive service, offers his top ten considerations to ensure your business remains relevant as you scale.
Meet the Boost team: Joe Twigg BOO_MTBT_JoeTwigg
15th May 2024
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Inspiration & Spotlight
Meet the Boost team: Joe Twigg
Boost's Scale to Thrive business adviser Joe Twigg, a specialist in operations and transformational change, talks about his role in supporting Lancashire businesses.

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