Business Growth Hub

The Growth Company launch new Remote Working Guide offering advice for SMEs on home working

Businesses struggling to manage having their staff working from home due to the impact of Covid-19 can now access a suite of resources launched by The Growth Company. Following the Government’s guidance that businesses should be encouraging their employees to work from home where possible, many across Greater Manchester have been having to quickly adapt to this way of working.

Amongst the challenges they are facing include ensuring data security, supplying adequate hardware and setting up the right software to enable effective internal and external communication,

New service launched to tackle labour market challenges in Greater Manchester

A brand new service has been launched to tackle labour market challenges in Greater Manchester as a result of Covid-19. The new initiative to help businesses respond to the unprecedented shift in the jobs market as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic has been launched by the Growth Company in partnership with the Greater Manchester Combined Authority and delivery Partners.

Employ GM is a free service, across the city-region, for all businesses*, the self-employed and individuals to help match job opportunities,