19Aug

We’ve put together a new season of Social Media and Content Marketing Workshops for Businesses covering Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Social Media Strategy, Content Marketing, Effective Blogging and Video Marketing. There are ample dates across 2016 to be hosted at Social Progress HQ in Honley, Holmfirth. These workshops will be jam-packed with info and demonstrations to help, encourage and […]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

07Jul

You may or may not have heard that Social Progress were 1 of 40 exhibitors at the Wakefield Business Conference 2015 during Wakefield Business Week! Janet and Esther were buzzing at the business event meeting lots of new people and catching up with familiar faces too! We took along a load of business cards, leaflets […]Continue Reading

03Jul

This is a bit of a delayed write up about an event at the beginning of June! We’ve been so busy that Esther’s only just caught up with blogging! So here goes… On Saturday 13th June Fairtrade Yorkshire held a meeting for representatives from the Fairtrade Support Groups within the Yorkshire region to gather together […]Continue Reading

24Jun

Social Progress were one of forty local businesses to exhibit at the Wakefield Business Conference on Wednesday 24th June 2015. The event was organised by the Mid-Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce and also included seven seminars across the day. Janet Bebb was one of the speakers and this particular blog post is an overview of what […]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

16Jun

Have you heard about the Wakefield Business Conference 2015 hosted by the Mid-Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce? Social Progress is exhibiting at this year’s conference on Wednesday 24th June 2015 at Unity Works in Wakefield. We will be one of forty companies exhibiting and our very own Janet Bebb will be one of seven speakers who […]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

21May

Last week we hosted yet another successful #RetroFriday business networking event right here at Social Progress and Creative Analysis HQ (aka Bridge House). We had about 35 people pop in between 10am – 12noon, some familiar faces and some new ones, some local and some not so local – it was fab to see everyone! […]Continue Reading