The ERDF Launchpad 2 Business Support Programme is now available for businesses located in the East Herts Council area.
About the Programme
The ERDF Launchpad 2 programme has been developed to help East Herts businesses who need support to grow, and those businesses who are already in growth mode and need assistance to move forward in a sustainable way.
The support begins with a FREE in depth business growth plan which includes:
– 3 hours of free support to help you grow your business
– An independent review of your business to develop an action plan
– Delivered at a time to suit you – online
– A structured approach using the Business Model Canvas to identify all the key issues which will help you to grow your business
– Covering all key issues whether they be finance, increasing your sales, digital marketing, developing new products/services and much more
– Support provided by a highly experienced business coach
– Access further help if needed which could be either a grant or training workshops/coaching on the Launchpad 2 – Tailored Business Support programme.
– Signposted to the other sources of help
Following the business growth plan you will then have a choice of support options.
Your choice of support
Workshops & Mentoring
Benefit from a tailored package of FREE support consisting of training workshops and individual mentoring delivered by proven experts in their fields.
Business Support Grant
There is limited availability of capital grants between £3,000 and £5,000, to contribute towards funding business capital purchases.
Please note if businesses apply and are successful they can receive either a programme of tailored business support or a grant, but not both.
Our Expert Mentors
Michael Niles is one of our expert mentors – Here is a short video of Hints & Suggestions of what makes a good leader or manager. If your business could benefit from 1-2-1 mentoring with Michael or any of our expert mentors – apply to the programme today!