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Small Business Start Up

Super-charged support - from making the decision to start up to growing your business faster and easier.
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Support packages for start ups and small business

Start Up Decision Making Support Package

5900000 UK small businesses in 2020
113000 increase since 2019
Should you start your own business?

Deciding to go it alone, working for yourself as a freelancer or starting your own business is a complex decision.

Moral support from your friends and family is great, but it's not a substitute for honest impartial feedback on to help you make the best decision.

We can help you 'reality check' your options, ensuring you have a clear view of how much it will cost to set up your own business and how long it will take you to turn a profit.
Our start up decision-making support package starts from as little as £120 plus vat. A wise investment indeed.
"Enjoyable learning experience, approachable friendly service. All of the Crescente team were supportive through "The Journey" to reach the "Goal" with positive can-do mindset. Thanks JC and team!"

Scott Whibley - Sunseeker International

Masters for Medics and Managers

314 people trained over 3 years
100 % agree it was an open forum for honest conversations about leadership.
The Empowering Leaders pathway was co-designed and co-delivered with Peer Specialist trainers from a mental health charity. People with lived experience add real impact to the classroom learning sessions, as did senior managers from the Trust.

A unique partnership with the local University provided M-level accreditation for Professional Practice and Quality Improvement. The programme was characterised by medics and managers learning leadership together to better drive organisational improvements.
In house training for the NHS
"I just wanted to thank you for the great sessions that have been delivered over the last 4 months, I personally get a great deal to reflect upon out of them and have found the learning to be very insightful within my fairly new role."

Gemma Shone - NHS

Skills Update for the Executive Team

22 directors and senior managers attended
100 % agreed it met their learning needs
A half-day workshop was designed to address some specific skills gaps for executives, directors and senior managers from across the business. The programme was delivered face-to-face in Covent Garden, London and Gillingham in Dorset.
Jacqui Margolis Neal’s Yard Remedies - Crescente Management Centre
"John designed a management training to meet our specific business needs. The training sessions were attended by all of our senior managers. Everyone found the course provided an effective and enjoyable development workshop from which they felt better equipped to do their job. I highly recommend John for leadership development programmes."

Jacqui Margolis - Neal's Yard Remedies

A modern approach to developing managers, leaders and teams.

People. Change.

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On Site and Virtual Training

Classroom training with social distancing or virtual training delivered remotely using your preferred video call software.
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Optimised for Virtual Delivery

Courses are optimised for video conferencing software making best use of group work, breakout and whiteboard features.
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Designed for Your Business

Learning content and delivery customised to address your specific business goals and learning needs.
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Blended Learning Approach

Carefully selected learning methods maximise knowledge transfer and practical skills development.
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Flexible and Convenient

Bite-sized learning and learning on-demand ensure time-efficient learning is available when you need it.
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Learning for the Real World

High impact learning engages and inspires with work-based challenges and demanding real-world scenarios.
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Optional CMI Accreditation

CMI accreditation is available as an option on all courses for in-company study groups and for individual learners.
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Learner Centred Design

Technology enables learning to be customised to the needs and context of each individual learner.

Call us to find out how we can help you.

Crescente Management Centre is a boutique consultancy specialising in developing managers, leaders, teams and organisations.

In addition to courses and qualifications, we also offer hand-on help to businesses and organisations looking for a fresh pair of eyes to address specific issues and achieve particular strategic goals.

Call us to for a chat. Find out how we can help you develop your people, thrive through change and improve the performance and culture of your business.

People. Change. Business. It's what we do.