The new Leadership & Management Advisory Service (LMAS) is offering a government grant of up to £1,000 for use on management and leadership development activity, such as training.
The grant is only available to private sector businesses or social enterprises that have:
• between two and 249 full-time equivalent employees, and
• the potential for high or fast growth, defined as
- If trading for more than 12 months, have the potential to increase turnover by 20% each year for three years
- If trading for less than 12 months, have the potential to achieve a turnover of £500,000 within three years of starting trading
The grants are up to a maximum of £1,000, match-funded (i.e. to receive a grant of £1,000, your business has to contribute £1,000)
They ARE available to people who have had grants in the past, e.g. from Train to Gain.