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<br /> Supporting Success...<br /> Engaging, responsive and accessible...<br /> …the one stop shop for business support in Cumbria<br /> Foreword<br /> Welcome to this review from Cumbria Business<br /> Growth Hub, keeping you up to date with how<br /> we’re helping businesses throughout Cumbria seize<br /> opportunities and make the most of their potential.<br /> Addressing an emerging gap, the Growth Hub was<br /> set up by Cumbria Chamber of Commerce in 2012<br /> as a one-stop-shop for business support, offering<br /> a wealth of information and resources, and bringing<br /> together in one place the range of support available<br /> locally and nationally. Crucially it also directly delivers<br /> a valuable range of practical support to businesses.<br /> Since then, we’ve worked directly with more than<br /> 6,800 businesses, with around 2,000 benefiting<br /> from intensive assistance. This has already created or<br /> safeguarded 6,284 jobs and generated an es<a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=1"> Supporting Success...</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=2"> Engaging, responsive and accessible... …the one s</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=3"> Foreword Welcome to this review from Cumbria Busi</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=4"> Enabling success... Core Team Skills </a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=5"> “Delivering at this level requires skills </a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=6"> New beginnings Funded by: Busines</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=7"> Alongside this our partner, the University of Cum</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=8"> Cumbria Chamber of Commerce Thinking big... </a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=9"> Case Study: CAD Works One of Carlisle’s oldest b</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=10"> Changing lives... New Enterprise Allowance Scheme</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=11"> others it’s about gaining a feeling of control ov</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=12"> In the last five years alone we've helped more tha</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=13"> Case Study: Kendal Nutricare With help from the </a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=14"> Opening doors... Funded by: </a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=15"> Our role is to help businesses get more opportuni</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=16"> Businesses have recognised its worth and embrac</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=17"> Online forums offer opportunities to interact and</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=18"> Learning from the best... Cumbria Forum Bringing</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=19"> Cumbria Forum is designed to help business </a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=20"> Focused support... Funded by: Working with Local</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=21"> Working directly with local authorities enables u</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=22"> When the Department for Business Energy and Indus</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=23"> erprise...Case Study: Cumberland Windows Cumberl</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=24"> Profile raising... Cumbria Chamber of Commer</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=25"> “The workshop sessions at these events has </a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=26"> </a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=27"> “Our role in this key initiativ</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=28"> Professional expertise... We have 60 experi</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=29"> “All our advisers are highly experienced and</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=30"> Funding success... Subsidy Scheme Many business</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=31"> Case Study: Cleanroom Supplies Cleanroom Supplie</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=32"> The engine of success... Management Expertise Cum</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=33"> “Our team has a wealth of experience in project m</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=34"> Acknowledging our partners The funding that suppo</a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=35"> • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • </a> <a title="CBGH Stakeholders Booklet Autumn 2017 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/48596022?page=36"> Cumbria Chamber of Commerce </a>