Case Studies

Red Dog Film Community Interest Company Access Growth Advice

Posted in Finance by Angela Driver on 2014-06-26 00:00

A Lincolnshire firm has grown rapidly in its first year of trading with the help of a business mentor from Innovation Advice and Guidance.

Video: Financing business growth your options

Posted in Finance by Angela Driver on 2014-06-26 00:00

Guidance on getting the right finance for your business growth

Autosmart International Access Franchise Fund

Posted in Growing Your Business by Angela Driver on 2014-06-26 00:00

PR executive starts up new Autosmart International franchise with NatWest support

Barclays - Jaines & Son

Posted in Growing Your Business by Angela Driver on 2014-06-26 00:00

Seafood wholesalers Jaines and Son (Grimsby) Ltd have expanded operations with a move to new premises with funding from Barclays.

Ardagh Glass access Professional Development Programmes through LLMC

Posted in Growing Your Business by Angela Driver on 2014-06-26 00:00

Starting at the bottom and reaching the top in business is not easy and Julie Watson, Director of Operations at Ardagh Glass says the management courses she has followed at the University of Lincoln have helped her enormously.

Lindsey Nearn accesses the Business Inspiration Programme run by the LLMC

Posted in Growing Your Business by Angela Driver on 2014-06-26 00:00

The future is looking bright for a plant hire company from Lincolnshire which has benefitted from an SME Support programme- Business Inspiration, which was run by the University of Lincoln in 2010-2011.

Video: Choosing premises

Posted in Growing Your Business by Angela Driver on 2014-06-26 00:00

"Here's how I chose the right premises for my business." Getting the right premises, in the right location, is vital for most businesses. See how one business, a daily food delivery service, chose its location based on transport connections and proximity to materials and its target market.

Video: How networking helped my business

Posted in Growing Your Business by Angela Driver on 2014-06-26 00:00

"Here's how networking helped my business" - Sian Sutherland of Mamo Mio explains her methods and top tips to help make the best of meeting new people and create lasting business relationships.

Video: Succession planning

Posted in Growing Your Business by Angela Driver on 2014-06-26 00:00

"Here's how I successfully took over a family business" - Sportsshoes.com was established as Sports Shoes Unlimited in Bradford in 1982 by former professional footballer Bruce Bannister. Here, Managing Director Brett Bannister talks about his experience of taking over the family business from his father.

CMS Aeronautica access Innovation Advice & Guidance Support

Posted in Innovation by Angela Driver on 2014-06-26 00:00

Chris Sellors, owner of Bardney-based invention company CMS Aeronautica Ltd, approached Innovation Advice and Guidance for help in becoming more knowledgeable about the county and the businesses and people within it.