Developing effective leadership and management skills within your business is critical to the success of your growth strategy. This area of free support is aimed at any business owner who wants to learn how to develop their team of people. We offer two completely different programs – one through LEAP and the other through the University of Chichester.


Attendees of the Leap Leadership Program will:

  1. Attend an interactive workshop covering the main important aspects of business leadership and what separates a manager from a leader.
  2. Attend two follow-up seminars that focus on areas where personal leadership strategies could be improved and and where you will also learn to implement a viable action plan into your workplace.
  3. Mentoring from a team of dedicated business experts that will help you to develop robust action plans.
  4. Have to opportunity to win £1000 by presenting their action plan to the judging panel. The business plan judged to have the best implementable changes will be the winner.

You can book your free place on the LEAP program by emailing or phoning 01323 641144

The University of Chichester program will offer the opportunity to:

  1. Attend lectures with Guest Speakers from the business and academic communities
  2. Meet the expert workshop providers of the Business Hot House program
  3. Network with other start-ups or growing SMEs from across the region

You can book your place onto the University of Chichester workshops via our Eventbrite page.


Funding leadership & management development

Your business may also be eligible for grant funding to develop your team of staff. You can learn how to make funding applications through attending our free Finding Finance & Funding workshop.


We offer more free business support workshops that could help your business:

  1. Perfecting Productivity and Going for Growth
  2. Commercialising Innovation
  3. How to Start a Start-up
  4. Invest4 Grant Funding
  5. Finding Finance & Funding


The team are here to help. Please use the contact form, leave a voicemail message on 01293 305965 or send an email to with your name, contact details, postcode and support request.

Nasser Elaheebocus

Growth Relationship Associate

Ryan Davies

Growth Hub Team Leader

Taygan Paxton

Growth Coordinator

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