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Wednesday, January 25, 2023

There’s growth everywhere – and we’ve launched an online tool to help you find it…

The Growth Company have partnered with Red Flag Alert to launch ‘Growth Flag’. It pulls live data from a comprehensive dataset, that’s easily analysed by the user, presenting clear visuals and downloadable data - quickly showing where growth potential exists in individual businesses across the UK.


Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Our Green Skills Academy officially launches

GC Education and Skills welcomed dignitaries, politicians, partners and employers to celebrate the official launch of the brand-new Green Skills Academy last Thursday.


Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Why I wanted to develop Growth Flag – Richard Jeffery, Co-Founder, Growth Flag

Throughout all my roles in economic development, Growth Flag is the one tool that I wish had been available.


Wednesday, January 18, 2023

The Growth Company and Red Flag Alert to launch an online tool at Convention of the North which identifies growth potential

We have partnered with data intelligence platform Red Flag Alert, to launch ‘Growth Flag’ - which can help you find growing businesses or sectors across the UK. The online tool will itself be the headline sponsor of this month’s Convention of the North in Manchester - where it will also be launched.

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Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Successful Candidate with Dragons’ Den wins European Award in Sustainability

A Greater Manchester based entrepreneur and former successful candidate with Dragons’ Den has been recognised for her trail-blazing approach to sustainability and innovation in the fashion sector thanks to support from the GC Business Growth Hub.


Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Our colleagues are making a difference by volunteering

The Growth Company encourage colleagues to make good use their two volunteering days each year. Hear how colleagues helped Mexborough Food Bank take away some of the pressure during the build up to the festive season, and how colleagues have supported the Tameside MeTime shoe box appeal.


Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Transforming the festive season for families by connecting businesses with communities

Through connecting local businesses with communities, the Business Growth Hub (BGH) is glad to help put a smile on children’s and families’ faces in the Salford community during Christmas.


Friday, December 2, 2022

The Growth Company wins the ERSA ‘Sector Innovator of the Year’ award

We’re extremely delighted that we received the award for our ‘Tourism and Hospitality Talent Hub’ at this week's Employment Related Services Conference and Sector Dinner. The award recognises an organisation that’s pioneered innovative approaches and solutions within the employment support market.


Tuesday, November 29, 2022

United for Ukraine – colleagues help share the story so far

We attended the recent Great Northern Conference to showcase the fantastic work achieved through the United for Ukraine initiative to-date and encourage more employers to join us. The GC colleagues who provide the core support services shared the story on screen in a special video for the event.


Monday, November 28, 2022

We’ve taken action to embrace Dignity at Work

Vicky McDonald, Director of HR and Organisation Development explains how The Growth Company promotes a safe and healthy workplace, which makes it clear that harassment and bullying are not tolerated in our organisation - and encourages those who experience or witness such behaviour to come forward.


Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Inspiring student awarded Student of the Year at FIS Awards

The Growth Company Education and Skills are very proud to announce that Anna Belle has won the Student of the Year Award at Finishes and Interiors Sector (FIS) Training Awards on Tuesday 22nd November.

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