This programme has been designed to help your high street business prepare for the future by giving advice and support on how to diversify your products and services and how to market and sell effectively as the high street recovers from the pandemic.
Luton Future High Streets programme is aimed at the local high street businesses that are looking to grow, scale and develop. This programme will focus on supporting businesses to diversify their offer, improve how they market themselves and become able to sell more effectively. Luton’s high streets are a home to variety of businesses and this programme is open to them all.
In today’s post pandemic, disruptive and fast-changing business environment, more businesses than ever will look to prepare for the future and set their path for success.
Luton Future High Streets programme will improve your skill set, support you and give you the knowledge you need to run a successful business.
The programme is designed for:
Luton Future High Streets programme offers your business:
Benefit to you:
The programme will be delivered over 2 month period starting in December and finishing at the end of January 2022. There will be a short gap for Christmas and New Year holidays. Please note that there are a limited number of places available and the application process will close on Monday, the 29th November 2021.
Participants will get to attend a variety of sessions, expert talks and networking events. The programme is delivered and managed by experienced entrepreneurs that have launched and operated businesses on the high street. Participants will receive extensive support and mentoring from individuals that have previously been on the same journey. Through peer-to-peer learning and external partner support participants will be able to develop their skills, knowledge and expand their professional network.
Luton Future High Street Programme partners are Luton Council, Luton BID, Bedfordshire Chamber of Commerce, Bury Park Business Forum, University of Bedfordshire, South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership and The Mall Luton.
The programme is delivered on behalf of Luton Council and is part of the High Street Adaption and Resilience ARG support. Hub 109 is the company contracted to deliver this fully funded programme at no cost to participants.
Diversify your products & services, improve how you market your business and become able to sell more effectively.
Applications for the Luton Future High Streets Programme will close on Monday 29th November 2021.