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Start Up Vision


Getting your new business off the ground can be challenging – especially in the first 12 months!

Start Up Vision provides new business owners and freelancers with fully funded advice, training and services to support and help you take the next steps towards success.

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We have already helped many small businesses across the Greater Manchester region through this exciting and innovative programme, here’s what they say:

“It’s daunting starting a new business however to have the help and support of the Start Up Vision programme is invaluable.”

“The one-to-one support from my business adviser has been invaluable; it’s been tailored to exactly the support I’ve needed…”

“Linking up with Start Up Vision has meant that I am now on the path to a different trajectory. My small business has the potential to grow into something much larger and for this, I will always be grateful.”

“I would completely recommend Start Up Vision to anyone thinking of starting or who has just started their business.”

Features of Start Up Vision

Meet with a business advisor Meet with a business advisor

One-to-one meeting with a business advisor. Get bespoke advice tailored to your needs.

Business action plan with clear next steps Business action plan with clear next steps

Gain clarity and focus on your next steps to growth.

Funded training courses Funded training courses

Fill knowledge gaps and gain new skills

Practical support from skilled experts Practical support from skilled experts

Services delivered by specialist providers such as social media support, website build or cash flow management.

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Eligibility for Start Up Vision

  • Business registered after January 2021
  • Trading with at least one transaction/sale completed
  • Based within the Greater Manchester region (priority areas: Rochdale, Bolton & Oldham)

Benefits for Small Business Owners

  • Gain new knowledge & skills
  • Grow your confidence as a business owner
  • Accelerate your business growth
  • Improve your business opportunities
  • Increase income and profits
  • Maximise your potential


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