Building on success

Building on your success

Let’s accelerate your growth

The UK’s fastest growing businesses have very similar traits. They are ready for growth, fit for business, invest for tomorrow and accelerate rapidly.

Find out more about our ground-breaking research into the traits that give Britain’s high growth companies an edge on the competition and how our specialist support can help you drive your expansion plans. Become a trailblazer.

Resources to help you

We've carefully selected resources to help you with whatever challenges you may be facing right now in your business, so feel free to browse what's on offer below. If there's any content you'd like to see on here, just let us know

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Top tips from UK businesses for international trading success

SMEs are the lifeblood of our economy, accounting for 99.9% of all UK businesses and generating around 50% of turnover in the UK private sector1 . They also account for an increasing amount of the UK's international trade,...

Abode Heat and their ActionCOACH experience

Abode Heat and their ActionCOACH experience

Ali Hodges, Managing Director and co-founder, and Ben Hodges, Business Development Director at Abode Heat, talked to us about the impact coaching has had on the business.

3 Simple Steps to Effective Business Planning

3 simple steps to effective business planning, in collaboration with ActionCOACH

Planning is a crucial part of business growth. Without a plan it can be difficult to focus on the tasks that will drive your business forward.

ActionCOACH

Growing your business with ActionCOACH

A range of business coaching programmes for every step of your entrepreneurial journey

Employer guide to apprenticeships

Employer guide to apprenticeships

Find out how the Government’s Apprenticeship scheme could help build the skills in your business.

Open the door to business growth

Open the door to business growth

Help to Grow is a £520 million scheme to help owners of small and medium-sized business take their business to the next level.

Patent Toolkit

Realising the value of patenting your product

Do you have an idea or invention and not quite sure where to start?

Diversity

How to design for diversity

Many products and services only work well for a limited range of people. Design Council explains how considering inclusivity as part of the design process is not only the ethical thing to do, but also makes good business sen...

How to make your business more dementia-friendly

How to make your business more dementia-friendly

Share this page linkedin twitter email Dementia is the UK's biggest killer and is a challenge that all businesses can contribute to fighting. At Santander, we believe that life doesn't end when dementia begins.Be...

Life after lockdown

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Life after lockdown: five things to consider if you run a business

With almost 25 years of experience in risk governance, strategy and exposure in both the retail and commercial environments, Richard Wilkins is Elavon Europe’s Head of Credit. He outlines five things business owners should consider as we face a new landscape.