Richmond Scale Up Business Accelerator - My Growth Pod
richmond upon thames
CPG Executive Consulting

Join Richmond’s Most Advanced

SCALE UP Business Accelerator

September – December 2021 

This programme has been built for ambitious businesses that want to fast track their growth and generate a large income stream. Sponsored by Richmond Council and powered by CPG Executive Consulting Ltd.

 It covers advanced skills across marketing, staffing, leadership and strategy. If you want to break the million pound barrier and beyond, then this programme is for you.


What Is It?

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This is a 3-month intensive Business accelerator covering everything an ambitious business owner needs to know.

This is a blended approach programme with an intensive online programme supported by live events to ensure the content is implemented.

This programme is for people who are rapidly expanding, hiring new staff, developing new products and expanding into new markets. 

What you get

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  • Online training programme covering every subject in detail. Including templates, cheat sheets and scripts

  • Gain access to fortnightly 2 hour workshops

  • Q&A implementation sessions

  • Peer to peer mentoring

  • Access to 121 support

  • My GrowthPod Platform access

Who Is This For

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  • Ambitious existing businesses who want to generate a turnover of 6/7 figures annually.

  • Businesses that want to employ greater numbers of staff.

  • Businesses that want to expand to new markets.

  • Businesses that want to develop their leadership skills.

The Modules We Cover

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  • Your business options & development

  • How to create a model for growth in any market

  • Business strategy

  • Creating infrastructure for growth

  • Ways to scale your business and what’s right for you

  • How to become a ninja planner

  • Leadership and management excellence

  • Sales and marketing strategies to fast track your results

  • How to structure a joint venture and strategic partnership

  • How to protect and leverage your IP

  • Finance and funding for growth

* Businesses must be existing and situated in Richmond Upon Thames.



Who can apply?

This programme is open to all residents and businesses living and working in Richmond Upon Thames with an established business.

Act quickly and apply now for one of the 20 spaces available, this scale up programmes will only run until December 2021.

When is the programme happening?

The Scale Up Accelerator starts in September 2021 and runs until December 2021.

Places are limited so you must apply now.

What is the MyGrowthPod platform?

This is one of the most comprehensive business support programmes available. By being a member of the council programme you get full access to the GrowthPod plus:

  • A series of health checks that you can complete on your business
  • An automatic Growth Action plan giving you step by step strategies to remove your business challenges.
  • An extensive eLibrary covering every subject on growing your business
  • Access to previously recorded sessions from the programme
  • Access to experts and consultants
  • Access to upcoming events
  • Access to 121 private mentoring sessions with qualified consultants

And so much more…


Can I still join if the programme has already started?

Yes, you can join all the way up to the end of December if there is a space left. While, most of these programmes are ongoing, we record the majority of events/webinars so you can always catch up on your GrowthPod platform  later.

Is this programme free?

This is a free programme for accepted participants. Essentially, Richmond Council will be paying on your behalf.

How do I apply?

All you have to do is click the apply now button and then complete the sign-up form. Please see each programme for details of any limitations.

If you have any questions, please do get in touch.

What happens when I apply?

Depending on the programme you might be accepted immediately (as long as you are living in Richmond UK). That being the case you will be notified by email of your successful sign up.

If your programme includes MyGrowthPod platform access you will also receive an email with your username and password for this resource.

If you are part of a limited space programme, such as this, your application will be manually reviewed by our team and you will be informed of the next steps by email within 7 business days.

What if I don't have an existing business?

f you do not already have a mature business that is already growthing and past the 100k in revenue then this programme is not for you. If you are still ambitious and want to grow. We suggest you apply for the Start Up Programme which is more suited to your business stage.  Click HERE