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Skills Support for the Workforce
17th August 2018 | News

Lancashire firms urged to apply for funded skills support

Lancashire businesses are being encouraged to take advantage of a £4.5m programme of funded skills support – which has already helped more than 2,100 businesses.

14th August 2018 | News

Business mentoring programme creates over 400 Lancashire jobs

A popular business mentoring service has helped 500 Lancashire firms achieve growth after seeing “unprecedented demand”.

13th August 2018 | Inspiration

Exhibition space still available at Venturefest North West

There is still time for Lancashire-based businesses and organisations to snap up the last few remaining exhibitor spots at Venturefest North West 2018.

13th August 2018 | Case Studies

World-leading HeliSpeed is cleared for take-off

Pilot supply services, training and aircraft management business, HeliSpeed, is set to increase turnover by 50%, break into fresh global markets and create extra jobs, thanks to Boost’s Growth Voucher programme.

9th August 2018 | Inspiration

Coworking – what’s it all about?

Today (August 9th) is International Coworking Day. To find out more about coworking we spoke to Catarina King from Society1 – a Preston-based coworking space that setup 18 months ago with support from Boost.

EDGE HILL PIC - Edge Hill Staff and business who have accessed PIC support
23rd July 2018 | News

Edge Hill helps businesses sprint with innovation

A new programme at Edge Hill University is helping local enterprises discover how their business data can help build and shape new products, services and business models to make them more profitable and grow.

Schools firm gives Boost top marks after profits rise by a third
16th July 2018 | Case Studies

Schools firm gives Boost top marks after profits rise by a third

An education sector marketing agency has increased profits by 36%, increased turnover by 16% and created four jobs, thanks to the Boost Growth Mentoring Programme.

Productivity
11th July 2018 | Inspiration

Productivity benchmarking – do you measure up?

The ONS has developed an online tool that aids businesses to calculate their productivity and compare their performance to other businesses in Great Britain.

Pronar UK has received £100k from the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund
10th July 2018 | Case Studies

Lancashire manufacturer Pronar secures £100k NPIF funding

Blackburn-based manufacturer of vehicle components, Pronar UK, has received a £100,000 loan from the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund.

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