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Welcome to Growing Business Intelligence, a one-stop hub of practical advice, information and resources to help your business grow.

No matter what size your business is, we are here to support you with a range of essential tools and guides.

Market Insights & Interviews

Josh Gill, Everflow Group

Josh Gill, Everflow Group

Simplifying the business proposition, creating a great working environment and only hiring people with the right values has been key to the success of water retail business Everflow Group, says its Founder and CEO Josh Gill.

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Simon Crowther, FPS Group

Simon Crowther, FPS Group

When his family home was flooded it inspired Simon Crowther to find a way to help others from suffering the same fate. His flood protection business FPS Group now helps households and businesses and has a turnover of £2 million.

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How to network effectively

How to network effectively

Networking can be daunting, particularly as we are out of practise at meeting in person, but it can pay dividends for your business growth, says Laurel Alper, founder of Laurel Leaf Networking.

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Upcoming Events

Honouring the UK’s most outstanding entrepreneurs and high-growth businesses Awards ceremony: 24th November 2021, JW Marriott Grosvenor House Hotel, London

The Growing Business Awards are the most credible and highly valued recognition of exceptional growing businesses. Now entering their 23rd year we celebrate the strength, vision and resilience of fast-growing SMEs - these are the accolades that UK SMEs really want to win!

Transforming the finance function in growing businesses 28th April 2022, London.

The Finance Leaders’ Summit is back for its 7th year. This year the event makes a return as an in-person event focused on operational, technological and strategic aspects of the finance function in growing businesses.

Our Summit is a must-attend event for all Chief Financial Officers and Finance Directors who would like to understand the changing role of the finance function within growing businesses in the UK as well as get to grips with new and increased technology use, cybersecurity and financial risk, employee engagement and team collaboration to name a few.

Investor view

Organic Growth Masterclass: Wholebake, backed by Bridges Fund Management

Organic Growth Masterclass: Wholebake, backed by Bridges Fund Management

Investing in employees has played a key role in driving organic growth at healthy snack bar company Wholebake, says Tom Redpath, Investment Director & Head of Value Creation at Bridges Fund Management.
Organic Growth Masterclass: Ribble Cycles, backed by True

Organic Growth Masterclass: Ribble Cycles, backed by True

Redefining the brand, enhancing the customer experience and working with teams have all helped to drive organic growth at Ribble Cycles, says Will Pearson, Portfolio managing director & CFO at True.
Organic Growth Masterclass: InPost, backed by Advent International

Organic Growth Masterclass: InPost, backed by Advent International

Increased accessibility, new management and marketing have delivered organic growth at Polish parcel business InPost, says Nick Rose, managing director of Advent International.

Industry spotlight

THE WINNERS OF THE 2021 GROWING BUSINESS AWARDS

THE WINNERS OF THE 2021 GROWING BUSINESS AWARDS

We are absolutely delighted to announce the winners of the 2021 Growing Business Awards. Many congratulations to all our winners.
FD Excellence Awards 2021 - Winners Announcement

FD Excellence Awards 2021 - Winners Announcement

We are really pleased to announce the winners of the 21st annual FD Excellence Awards 2021 based on our annual Finance Directors’ Satisfaction Survey.
GBA Finalists predict a challenging but dynamic year of growth ahead

GBA Finalists predict a challenging but dynamic year of growth ahead

We asked our GBA Finalists for their views about what the year ahead has in store. This is what they told us.

Growing Business Intelligence Webinars

In these uncertain times it is more important than ever to learn best practise from other entrepreneurial businesses and market experts. We’ve interviewed some fascinating people who share their thoughts and experiences here.

Friday Jan 29 2021

Mental Health – You and Your Team

What to watch & download

Growth Tactics for Market Penetration

9 Best Practice Sales Campaigns for Turbulent Times...🙌

Covid-19 Global Survey: Inside business- impacts and responses

ACCA's global research with over 10,000 finance professionals identifies a wide range of business and financial challenges facing organisations of all sizes and across all sectors

Coronavirus government support for businesses

We know things are uncertain at the moment, so we want to reassure you what we’re here to help you. On top of any financial support you might need, the Government has launched a range of temporary measures to support your business through this period of disruption caused by coronavirus

CCB Business support brochure

Coronavirus - support for businesses. This document outlines some of the support available to you and your business to ensure you’re well prepared for now and the future. Coronavirus – All. Together. Now. It’s clear that coronavirus has everyone feeling on edge and uncertain at the moment.

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