85% of CEOs say that diversity within their workforce improves their bottom line. If you’d like to find out how changing the way you recruit and work can benefit your organisation, join us on Thursday May 21 at 11am for the InWorkGM Disability Confident webinar.
Made Smarter manufacturers using 3D printing to make PPE and ventilator parts for NHS and care homes
SME manufacturers supported by Made Smarter are using emerging technologies to navigate the impact on business from the coronavirus pandemic.
Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham today led calls for businesses to urgently apply for a share of the £629m coronavirus grant funding available from Local Authorities in the region.
Almost 75% of SME manufacturers supported by Made Smarter with digitalisation are putting data and systems integration at the heart of their productivity and growth plans.
GM LEP approves £3m funding to bolster financial support available to Greater Manchester businesses battling impact of coronavirus
The Greater Manchester LEP, working with the Growth Company, has unlocked an initial £3m package of urgently needed financial support for Greater Manchester businesses battling the impact of coronavirus.
Free online support for mental health and wellbeing – now available to all Greater Manchester residents
All Greater Manchester residents can now access online therapy to help with stress, anxiety, low mood and depression.
Greater Manchester’s business community is currently facing a challenge like never before but the message from GC Business Growth Hub is that its expert advisers are #HereForBusiness and ready to assist employers with whatever issues they are facing.
Industry trailblazers Andrea Thompson (BAE Systems), Andrea Hough (ATEC Engineering Solutions) and Donna Edwards (Made Smarter) say manufacturing SMEs can inspire a generation and close the gender gap.
National Citizen Service Regional Youth Board inspired by International Women’s Day to tackle period poverty
In late February, five NCS Graduates and NCS leaders from Greater Manchester attended their second NCS (National Citizen Service) Regional Youth Board hosted by the Growth Company at Lee House. With International Women’s Day fast approaching, this meeting was focused on discussing period poverty in the UK.
The Growth Company’s Digital 1000 initiative helps residents across Greater Manchester develop their digital skills
The Growth Company is proud to have helped over 1,500 Greater Manchester residents become more digitally confident and engaged as part of our Digital 1000 strategy to upskill 1000 Greater Manchester residents.