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New Impact Report:  How the 10,000 Small Businesses UK Programme is Helping Entrepreneurs Grow Businesses and Expand Jobs

10,000 Small Businesses UK equips small business leaders with the skills and tools they need to turn potential growth into real success

LONDON - 14 November 2016 - A new report published today by 10,000 Small Businesses UK lays out compelling evidence of the programme’s impact on participating businesses’ growth and the wider impact on the UK economy.

The report is an analysis of the economic and growth impact of almost 1,000 graduates of the 10,000 Small Businesses UK programme, measured at four key stages in their growth and conducted by Enterprise Research Centre and Aston University.

The report records the significant impact graduates of the programme have made to the UK economy, noting that graduates are three times more likely to create jobs than other UK small businesses and grow revenue on average at 81% per year.
 


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