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Grow Digital

Be efficient, be productive, grow!

Do you run a business in West Sussex?

Would you like to grow your business? Attract more customers? Reduce your costs? Be more productive? Be more visible?

If that sounds like you, then Grow Digital is a great opportunity…

Free Business Support

Start by attending one of our FREE workshop events, running through March 2024, at venues all around West Sussex.

We’ll be covering a wide range of topics including online marketing, productivity and easy ways that you can take advantage of the latest developments in artificial intelligence. No technical knowledge is required.

Businesses that attend the workshops will also be eligible for a further programme of FREE one-to-one mentor support.

Sign up today and see how far you can grow.

Find out more about FREE mentoring

What your free digital growth support includes

Expert workshops

Interactive group workshops from local experts. Learn how digital can help you increase sales, reduce costs, reach new customers.

1-2-1 mentoring

Attendees of the workshops can be paired with one of our expert mentors for one whole day of fully funded mentoring!

Networking and lunch

Expand your networks, meet other attendees, make new connections and partnerships whilst enjoying a delicious lunch.

Frequently asked questions

Who are these workshops for?

This programme is for all businesses of any size across West Sussex who are looking to improve their knowledge and skills of digital working and doing business online. We’ve designed these events to ensure every business owner comes away with new knowledge, skills and meaningful connections to help your business grow

Is there a cost for the workshops or the mentoring?

No, this programme is funded by the West Sussex Councils, so that it can be provided free of charge to all businesses across the county.

Where will these workshops be held?

The Grow Digital events will be coming to towns across West Sussex, so there will be a date available near you or you can travel to another district if the date is more convenient.

When are these workshops taking place?

The Grow Digital workshops will run from September 2023 to March 2024.

What can I learn about?

The workshop topics cover a wide range of digital topics designed to help you solve problems and unlock opportunities for your business.

Topics will address key challenges faced by small businesses and how digital technology can help to save you time and money, including reducing costs, reaching a wider customer base, increasing sales, as well as access to the right people and resources.

All topics come with tools and best practice recommendations to help your business advance digitally.

Can I just apply for the 1-2-1 mentoring?

In order to access the mentoring, you must have attended at least one of the in-person workshops.

Once you have submitted your request for 1-2-1 mentoring it will be considered by the team and we will then look to match you with a relevant mentor with expertise in the area you’re looking for support with.

Mentoring is free and funded by the programme.

How do I qualify for this support?

Your business must be based in West Sussex. You do not need to be registered on Companies House or have employees.

Sign up today and see how far you can grow.

Find out more about FREE mentoring