We’re giving small businesses the chance to win half a day of business advice with Piers Linney, the former Dragons’ Den investor.
Latest Government figuresLink opens in a new window show that smaller businesses which seek external advice or information are between 15% and 25% more likely to become high-growth firms.
Yet 81% sought no advice when applying for external finance last year.
Piers Linney, entrepreneur and Non-Executive Director of British Business Bank, will visit the winning business and give them a consultation session on how to grow their company.
To winLink opens in a new window, tell us why your business needs advice from Piers and any growth ambitions you have for your organisation.
“Starting, scaling and running a business does not need to be a lonely journey,” Piers said. “There’s lots of advice and support available for those that know where to look. Having run many successful businesses, I know first-hand the importance of getting the right support. I look forward to sharing my expertise with the winning business and being part of their growth story.”
The competition closes at 11:59pm on 30 September 2019.
Entries are limited to UK-based businesses with no more than 250 employees. You can download full terms and conditions here.
We will notify the winning entrant by Friday 11 October 2019.