Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Growth Hub team up with Studio GMI to launch exclusive series of free digital growth seminars

March 22, 2023

We’re delighted to announce that we have teamed up with Newcastle-under-Lyme-based software development agency, Studio GMI to launch a series of four seminars to help your business maximsie the use of digital technology for growth.

Maximising Small Business success with Web Applications
April 19, 9:30am – 11:00am, Commerce House, Festival Park, Stoke-On-Trent, ST1 5BE

In today’s digital age, web applications have become a crucial tool for small businesses to streamline their operations, enhance their customer experience, and increase their revenue. The first event will cover:

  • The benefits of web applications for small businesses
  • The latest web application trends and how they can help you achieve your business goals
  • How web applications can improve efficiency and streamline operations
  • The latest tools and technologies available for small businesses
  • How to gain valuable insights for decision making and data analysis
    Book here.


Agile Development for Small Business: How to Thrive in the Digital Landscape

May 10, 9:30am – 11:00am, Commerce House, Festival Park, Stoke-On-Trent, ST1 5BE

Agile development is a methodology that enables businesses to adapt quickly to changing market conditions, customer needs, and technological advancements. It’s a mindset that fosters innovation, collaboration, and continuous improvement.

At this event, our expert speakers will share their insights and experiences on how to implement agile development in small businesses. We will cover:

  • The Principles of agile development and how it can improve collaboration and productivity
  • How agile methodologies can help small businesses adapt and evolve
  • Implementing agile practices into your business
  • Grant funding for small businesses to undergo digital transformation and integrate agile practices
    Book here.


Blockchain: The Future of Online Payments and Business

June 8, 9:30am – 11:00am, Commerce House, Festival Park, Stoke-On-Trent, ST1 5BE

Blockchain has revolutionized the way we think about transactions and is now poised to transform the world of online payments and business. This event will provide you with valuable insights into how blockchain can help you streamline your business operations, improve security, and enhance customer experience.

Our expert speakers will discuss the latest trends and developments in blockchain technology, and how they are transforming the way businesses operate. We will cover:

  • The basics of blockchain technology and how this can be used for online payments
  • Blockchain technology uses in various business sectors
  • How blockchain technology can improve security and speed of transactions
    Book here.


Web Design 101: Creating a Successful Online Presence and ROI
June 28, 9:30am – 11:00am, Commerce House, Festival Park, Stoke-On-Trent, ST1 5BE

In today’s digital age, having a well-designed website is essential for businesses of all sizes. A website is often the first point of contact for potential customers and can significantly impact their perception of your business.

At this event, our expert speakers will share their insights and practical tips on how to create a website that reflects your brand and delivers results. You’ll learn about the latest web design trends, best practices for website design, and how to optimize your website for search engines. Book here.

Call the Business Helpline to find out how we can help your business. Call 0300 111 8002.