Creative Growth FinanceFrom direct investment and loans to business mentoring; we champion the best ideas of talented people and their businesses. Creative... More
CREST Laboratory Services OfferWould your business benefit from FREE laboratory services? Based at the University Centre Shrewsbury, the Centre for Research into Environmental... More
Crowdcube is an investment crowdfunding platform. Enabling anyone to invest alongside professional investors in start-up,
early stage and growth businesses through equity and debt investment
options. Free to set up.
Cyber 101: Business basics for cyber security SMEs
Training designed to help support cyber security businesses hone their business skills and will provide guidance on specific business essentials, such as value proposition design, market validation, sales and marketing, risk management and compliance and digital tools that can help them expand and export. For SMEs interested in receiving mentorship, raising capital and accessing a wider network of public and private customers.Visit Website
Cyber Essentials SchemeCyber Essentials aims to help organisations implement basic levels of protection against cyber attack, demonstrating to their customers that they take cyber security seriously. The IASME Governance standard allows the small companies in a supply chain to demonstrate their level of cyber security for a realistic cost and indicates that they are taking good steps to properly protect their customers information. Visit Website
The Midlands Centre for Cyber Security, a Hub for businesses to address and develop their cyber security needs, products or services. Enabling businesses to be prepared and grow in the cyber & security sector.Visit Website
Department for International Trade
Department for International Trade works with UK based businesses to ensure their success in international markets through exports. We encourage and support overseas companies to look at the UK as the best place to set up or expand their business.Visit Website
Derwen CollegeVisit Website
Design Leadership Programme
The Design Leadership Programme is specifically designed to meet the needs of small and medium-sized businesses, and is supported by government. The service offers up to 10 days of support over a period between 6 and 18 months duration.