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Leadership & Mentoring

Leadership & Mentoring

Be the best you can be

For today’s business leaders, it’s your duty to develop a culture that will drive sustainable success.

Because when you’re the one in charge, the buck stops with you; so you need to be the best you can be if you want to continue to unlock your passions, skills and the potential in others to make a difference.

It’s all too easy to get caught up in the thick of it and lose sight of the greater business strategy and areas for your own continuous improvement. Whatever areas for leadership development you might have, we’ll provide the opportunity to learn from innovative companies, access notable practitioners and gain invaluable insights.

Making a difference

How we've helped...

"I’m always really blown away by the amount of support there is available from the Hub and the value of it. There are so many things that we have wanted to do as a business, but perhaps would have struggled with due to costs – were it not for the Hub’s support"

Nicola Ryan, Director of Colleague Support, Rowlinson Knitwear.

Services

Leadership and Management

Executive Development Programme (EDP)

A bespoke programme that addresses the personal and organisational leadership needs of key decision makers within a business. This support enables them to drive growth within an organisation through effective leadership techniques. This programme is exclusively offered to businesses with ten or more employees.

Workforce Development (WFD)

Grow Your People, Grow Your Business

Tailored one-to-one support and specialist workshops designed to improve people related strategies including but not limited to human resources, recruitment and retention, social value and performance management. 

Mentoring and Leadership

Growth Mentoring

Business leaders can access mentors through the most comprehensive mentoring scheme in Greater Manchester. Individuals from any business will be matched with a mentor with similar experiences to develop new skills and access independent and objective insights.

Leaders of Today / Tomorrow

A bespoke programme/series of workshops for middle to senior decision makers within a business. This support enables them to drive growth within an organisation through effective leadership techniques. This programme is offered to businesses with less than ten employees.

Stimulating Employer Demand for Apprenticeships (SEDA)

Advice and guidance from a group of impartial specialist advisors, aligned to the ten Greater Manchester local authorities, to help businesses find the right apprenticeship provider and potential Levy matching donor for them.

Be the Business Mentoring for Growth Programme

A national mentoring programme from Be the Business in collaboration with the Growth Company. The programme is aimed at businesses with over £2million turnover and ten or more employees. Key decision makers can access up to 12 months from senior leaders at some of the UK’s leading multi-national firms, including Siemens, GSK, Amazon, Lloyds and John Lewis Partners