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Case Studies

Skills for Growth Charity Walk

Team Skills for Growth - Striding to Make a Difference

Our Greater Manchester charity walk raises awareness around mental health and wellbeing, and over £1000 for leading veteran charity, Walking with the Wounded.

GM Skills Map

GM Skills Map helps thousands of people access millions of pounds worth of fully funded training

Thousands of people working at businesses in Greater Manchester have been helped to take part in millions of pounds worth of fully-funded training thanks to GM Skills Map.

Case Study: The Anthony Seddon Fund

Case Study: The Anthony Seddon Fund

The Anthony Seddon Fund faced several challenges during the pandemic, but Skills for Growth - SME Support assist them to emerge in a better position with a plan.

Demand for skilled volunteers and employees in VCSE sector

In celebration of Volunteers Week 2022, the team at Skills for Growth - SME Support embarked on a 10 mile Weighted Walk for homelessness charity Depaul UK. Read morea bout our fundraising as well as first-hand accounts about the demand for skilled volunteers and employees in VCSE sector here.

Firstplay look to the future with skills revolution

Firstplay look to the future with skills revolution, upskilling employees and increasing productivity through fully funded Skills for Growth - SME Support programme. Read the case study here.

Skills for Growth helps 1600 Businesses | Press Release

Skills for Growth - SME Support have helped over 1600 businesses within our first 18 months of operation, assisting to upskill and re-skill employees across the Greater Manchester region. Read more to hear first-hand from our clients and experts about the impacts we've had on local business.

Fresh Approach UK case study

“We would not have been able to offer this number or variety of training to the team without the support of the team at Skills for Growth - SME Support or the funding towards training.” Read the Fresh Approach UK case study here.

#Businessentials

Join the #ShowUsYourSkillsChallenge and create a post demonstrating how training and development have helped turn your business into a knockout SME! Read more to find out how to enter.

Graystone Action Sports Case Study

From forced closures during lockdown, this is Graystone Action Sports story of how they used their downtime to build employee skill sets and grow their business back stronger in 2021 with our support.

Customs Connect Case Study

"Our position as an attractive employer was not just defined by our business growth, but that we are devoted to building confidence in our employees." Read about Customs Connect's developments in 2021.