ArchivesCategory: Funded Support

25Feb

Superfast West Yorkshire held an Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Masterclass for fourteen delegates of the Women and Broadband Programme which was skilfully presented by Pascal Fintoni. Esther was one of the delegates who attended the SEO Workshop hosted at The Media Centre in Huddersfield and this is her overview of the presentation. Pascal Fintoni split the SEO […]Continue Reading

24Nov

On Friday 13th November, Esther attended the Santander Internship Programme Celebration where approximately 11 interns from the Programme received their official certificate of recognition for completing the 3 month internship earlier this year. The event which celebrated and explored the success of the Santander Internship Programme, was hosted by the University of Huddersfield Careers and […]Continue Reading

21Aug

Last month (July 2015) we wrote about the LEP Funding for Business Programme which “has launched a service that provides skills support to small and medium sized businesses. The LEP skills service helps businesses to identify their skills needs based on their business growth objectives and then find the right training solution.” – LEP skills service Earlier in […]Continue Reading

30Jul

Start and Grow Scheme This new funded support scheme is especially for new pre-start and start-up businesses whether in the planning process or initial set-up. Funding is available through the Start and Grow Scheme is to help businesses find their feet and give them the vital support they need in the first few years of […]Continue Reading

30Jul

“GrowthAccelerator is now part of the Business Growth Service, a government-backed service offering support to businesses with the potential to improve and grow.” The main purpose of this service, is to give existing, thriving businesses the essential support they need to get to the next level. So if you know where you want to go next, […]Continue Reading

22Jun

We have some great news to share! Did you know that “The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has launched a service that provides skills support to small and medium sized businesses. The LEP skills service helps businesses to identify their skills needs based on their business growth objectives and then find the right training […]Continue Reading

05Jun

Janet and I attended two of the FREE Google Digital Garage Workshops last Friday. The workshops are based at their pop-up #DigitalGarage near the Dock in Leeds. It was so good and it’s a free service that Google are putting on for all businesses to help them improve their online presence! The day started with […]Continue Reading

19May

Leading on from our previous blog post about the Santander Internship Programme, I thought it would be cool to give you a more detailed overview of what I got up to and learned throughout my Probation period here at Social Progress Ltd – Yes there really was more to it than just “eating cake and […]Continue Reading

11May

It may be a month overdue but we thought it would be good to let you all know about the Santander Internship Programme which helped Janet to bring Esther onto the SoPro Team. Here’s the story: Social Progress Ltd was originally set up and run by the very committed and hard-working Janet Bebb supported by […]Continue Reading

17Mar

At the beginning of February 2015 I wrote a blog post to celebrate Janet and her amazing achievements – this included the latest news about her becoming an official Growth Accelerator Coach. So following on from this we thought it might be worth writing a little bit about what Growth Accelerator actually is and how […]Continue Reading