We can help Lancashire SMEs, start-ups and entrepreneurs in the digital and creative sector grow with advice, practical help, workshops, masterclasses and research or through collaboration at The Strawberry Fields Digital Hub in Chorley.
The ESA BIC UK provides access to funding, expertise and networks to support entrepreneurs and start-ups utilising space technology to grow.
Doing business with the NHS just got a lot easier for Lancashire SMEs thanks to our new support programme. We’re helping Lancashire businesses working in the health and life sciences sector with products or services of interest to the NHS to make the right connections.
Are you a business based in North or West Lancashire? Does your business need to compete in international markets? Are you looking to international markets to increase sales, reduce costs or grow your business?
Would you like a tailored mentoring journey to achieve even greater business success? Are you aware that an independent, trusted business mentor can help you to see and focus on the really specific challenges in your business and to reap tangible bottom-line benefits?
Peerworking is a client-focused approach to networking, held bi-weekly for business professionals to attend, receive advice and share best practice. This brings the business community together, creating a powerful support network which offers solutions to difficulties and challenges ways of working
Could your business be making better use of data to drive growth and innovation? Could your business be more effective at bringing new ideas to market? Or could your product or service offer be more clearly defined and differentiated? If so, the Productivity & Innovation Centre can help.
Are you a Lancashire-based manufacturing and engineering SME looking to increase productivity through the empowerment of your workforce? Do you want access to the latest techniques, thinking and research on productivity and workforce engagement?
Would you like more money to invest in your R&D and technical development? Would you prefer a refund at the end of every tax year? Radar365 helps you plan your projects with R&D Credits in mind to maximise your R&D Tax Claim and capture all of your eligible activities.
The STFC CERN Business incubation Centre offers extensive support to entrepreneurs aiming to take high energy physics technologies from an initial innovative concept to market.
Tech Nation is the UK network for ambitious tech entrepreneurs. It empowers entrepreneurs to grow faster through growth programmes, digital entrepreneurship skills, a visa scheme for exceptional talent, and championing the UK’s digital sector through data, stories and media campaigns.
Do you need help identifying and protecting the intellectual property you own and use in your business? When properly managed, the value of your IP can far outweigh the physical assets, accounting for over 70% of your business’ value.
U Start will support students, graduates and university staff to unlock their entrepreneurial potential and become enterprise ready. The project will also support student, graduate and university staff start-ups to increase their resilience and enable them to be growth ready.