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Build & Grow Your Startup or SME

New opportunities, new challenges…

New opportunities, new challenges…

Many of us want to build and grow a business, but are facing challenges that were unheard of 10 years ago. Whilst it’s never been easier to start a business, the pressure of competition and rising customer expectations have never been higher either. To survive (and thrive) in this climate, businesses must consistently push to get things right first time, solve problems quickly, and innovate.

I’m an experienced UK Business Consultant who can help you build and grow your Startup or SME through practical guidance and support.

I can partner with you to…

1.

Gain clarity on your challenges and opportunities

2.

Develop innovative strategies to build and grow

3.

Navigate roadblocks and pitfalls on your journey

When you need to…

When you need to…

Startup

Assess your ideas and build a firm foundation to bring them to reality.

Respond

Fix problems with quality, cost or delivery and respond to external change drivers.

Improve & Grow

Innovate and develop as a business, acquire new customers and deliver more value.

Let’s build, fix or improve the core of your business…

A deep understanding of your customers, competitors and sector. Knowing what problems need solving, who needs the solution, what they expect of a solution, when/why they need it and who else is offering to help them.

A robust set of plans, actions and goals that outlines how your business will compete in your chosenmarket, or markets, with your products and services.
Building a belief system for your business that guides every action you take, and how you take it.
Building advocacy and social currency through meaningful engagement and careful placement of your brand, products, services and people in front of the right audience.

Getting your products and services in front of people who want or need them, and getting people to open their wallet.

Where your customers go to interact with you – to buy, gain support, or just engage.

Your solutions to the problems faced by your customers.

Service & Product Delivery

The capability and capacity within you and your people to deliver your products and services to the required standard.

You have an obligation to yourself and your customers to follow the rules, and put some in yourself.

HOW you deliver your products and services whilst maintining a laser focus on quality and cost.

The infrastructure, systems, property, software, vehicles and more that you need to deliver a great service.

The specialists you partner with to deliver products and services you couldn’t deliver effectively on your own.

Let’s build, fix or improve the core of your business…

A deep understanding of your customers, competitors and sector. Knowing what problems need solving, who needs the solution, what they expect of a solution, when/why they need it and who else is offering to help them.

A robust set of plans, actions and goals that outlines how your business will compete in your chosenmarket, or markets, with your products and services.
Building a belief system for your business that guides every action you take, and how you take it.
Building advocacy and social currency through meaningful engagement and careful placement of your brand, products, services and people in front of the right audience.

Getting your products and services in front of people who want or need them, and getting people to open their wallet.

Where your customers go to interact with you – to buy, gain support, or just engage.

Your solutions to the problems faced by your customers.

Service & Product Delivery

The capability and capacity within you and your people to deliver your products and services to the required standard.

You have an obligation to yourself and your customers to follow the rules, and put some in yourself.

HOW you deliver your products and services whilst maintining a laser focus on quality and cost.

The infrastructure, systems, property, software, vehicles and more that you need to deliver a great service.

The specialists you partner with to deliver products and services you couldn’t deliver effectively on your own.

Sectors covered…

  • Automotive

  • Business & Professional Services

  • Charity

  • Creative & Arts

  • Education

  • Financial Services

  • Healthcare

  • Hospitality and Leisure

  • Manufacturing

  • Media and Entertainment

  • Real Estate

  • Retail and Consumer

  • Technology

  • Telecommunications

  • Transport and Logistics

…and family businesses!

Consultancy made accessible…

The cost of traditional consultancy can be prohibitive for many Startups and SMEs. However, often you or someone in your organisation already has the skills needed to deliver the change you need, you might just to some guidance to get there. I offer a flexible set of options to make my services accessible.

1 hour blocks

I offer hour blocks of consultancy to help you gain clarity on your direction, and arm you with the insight, perspective and strategies to succeed – without breaking the bank.

Day rate

When you have conducted a detailed review, built a new strategy or plan, or are facing a unique challenge, and would like a detailed external perspective.

Bespoke proposal

Sometimes, when faced with a large challenge, project or change, you may want regular external input as your develop your strategies and execute your plans.

Consultancy made accessible…

The cost of traditional consultancy can be prohibitive for many Startups and SMEs. However, often you or someone in your organisation already has the skills needed to deliver the change you need, you might just to some guidance to get there. I offer a flexible set of options to make my services accessible.

1 hour blocks

I offer hour blocks of consultancy to help you gain clarity on your direction, and arm you with the insight, perspective and strategies to succeed – without breaking the bank.

Day rate

When you have conducted a detailed review, built a new strategy or plan, or are facing a unique challenge, and would like a detailed external perspective.

Bespoke

Sometimes, when faced with a large challenge, project or change, you may want regular external input as your develop your strategies and execute your plans.

Recent Partnerships…

Build & Grow a Startup or SME like AuPaired
Technology Startup

Pete and I partnered to bring AuPaired, an aupair/family matching service, to market within 12 months. Despite having limited prior experience of starting a business, he built an attractive, robust and marketable product and service for launch. He is now actively growing a loyal and engaged customer base.

Build & Grow a Startup or SME like DragonFly
Professional Services

Cordelia runs a successful leadership development practice. In recent years her proposition has developed substantially, so she has taken on the challenge of articulating the depth of her offering and relaunching. We continue to partner on building out the next chapter for DragonFly.

Build & Grow a Startup or SME like Fredward
Financial Services

Ashley has built a highly regarded data consultancy serving the financial services market. We partnered successfully to further develop his propositions, expand his client base and grow revenues. With his new propositions in place, and a plethora of leads on the horizon, the outlook is great for Fredward.

Find out how I can help you build & grow your Startup or SME…

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