Lisa Lister from Progress Marketing is delivering the Strategic Business Growth Programme as a growth coach helping business owners with their growth and strategic marketing plans.
In order to be eligible for support, your business must be a small or medium sized enterprise (SME), defined as:
- having fewer than 250 employees
- a turnover of under £45m OR a balance sheet of under £40m not being part of a larger group of companies that takes it over this threshold
And also the business needs to:
- Be based in the Leeds City Region excluding Barnsley, i.e. a trading address in the Leeds City Region.
- Be in an eligible sector – this generally excludes primary agriculture, banking and financial services, education and social care and those trading directly with consumers- e.g. retail and hospitality
- Have been trading for at least three years