A community built for a new breed of business owner. Smarter, leaner, faster and free

Join the ultimate business community for Go-Getters who want freedom, control and a wildly profitable business

This is a hub for serious business owners who want peer to peer support, cutting edge training, networking, mentorship, expert assistance and to build quickly

Start building your network and

attend all networking events for FREE

WHAT YOU GET

Monthly Meetups

Socialise with other local business owners and form partnerships to expand your customer reach

  • Friendly and relaxed

  • We’ll introduce you so you are never alone

  • Well attended with new people joining daily

  • Designed to boost the local economy

  • Get Peer to Peer support

Online Membership Platform

Have the ability to connect and chat to an ever growing database of members who are also growing their business

  • Profile your business

  • Message other members

  • Post your offers, news, events and jobs

  • Link your social media channels

  • Add to your web presence

  • Get known in your community

Cutting Edge Online Business Growth Training

Designed for the busy business owner who needs to build traction quickly

  • Take our “Getting Started” Course (12 + hours) designed to springboard your business

  • Access 250 + hours designed specefically for SME’s

  • Recorded by our top growth consultants

  • Covering strategy, sales, marketing, HR, legal, operations, IT, finance etc.

  • Easy to use

  • Available 24/7/365

  • Track your progress

  • Comment and make training requests

* During the Covid Crisis, all of our training has been made available for free to all members (usually reserved for full members)

Monthly Growth Webinars

The best way to regularly upskill your business know-how.

  • Created by SME’s for SME’s

  • Learn the latest business techniques

  • Topics covered in-depth

  • Added to training platform within 24h of release

Business Growth Clinic

Resolve your  specific business challenges quickly with our specialist experts

  • Access to experts across all business areas

  • A private 121 speed mentoring session

  • Immediate answers and assistance

  • Enjoy a relaxed breakfast while chatting with other members

Expert & Mentor Access

Get help on your most pressing needs across all disciplines and keep your business flowing and problem free

  • Access to experts across all business areas

  • Connect directly via the platform

  • Immediate access and help

  • Join our peer to peer learning sessions

We give power back to those who want more and we support each other as we grow. We define our own destiny, we create our own luck and we change the world as we go

“I’ve had the pleasure of being part of the business support network Helen has created. She leads a high-performance team and delivers immense value to the business and entrepreneurial community. The events she and her team are organising are a must if you want to grow your business. If you get the chance to be part of Helen’s initiatives, take it with both hands.”

“Soraya has been nothing but short of amazing in helping me start and grow my business. Her advice, guidance and wealth of knowledge has been incredibly valuable in giving me direction and understanding how I can scale. She has also connected me to people within her network who have been extremely beneficial to me. I’m so grateful to have met Soraya and looking forward to continuing to work with her in the future.”

UPCOMING EVENTS & WEBINARS

There are no upcoming Events at this time.

About Us

We have created a group of go-getters who believe change is possible. We are a movement of people who will not settle until we have it all.

We fight to do it our way and have the freedom we want and the control we deserve. We build products and services that we know can change the lives of others.

We do everything for ourselves and we make our businesses work from day 1. We give power back to those who want more and we support each other as we grow. We are a new breed of business owner – Smarter, leaner, faster and free.

Helen Roberts and Soraya Lavery, founders of CPG, who own StartUp Richmond, are specialists in the SME sector. They both have over 20 years experience and have helped over 30,000 people in the last 10 years through different award winning programmes which have run both nationally and internationally.

Nadav Raviv, CEO, Link Big Ltd

“The programme’s practical and easy-to-understand lessons are so inspiring that all you need to do.. is just do it! With “down to earth” attitude and “sharing is caring” vibes, the mentors share their wisdom & life lessons with you – and even get to answer all the (personal) question on the way – so this is why I’m an addict to listen to more & more!”

Helen Roberts

Founder & MD, StartUp Richmond

“I take your growth personally and leave no stone unturned when it comes to supporting you in growing your small business.  I help you to play full out and become the best you can be .”

Soraya Lavery

Co-Founder and Operations, StartUp Richmond

“We’re very proud of our members platform which has been revamped to be more user friendly and social. It’s been built around our community’s requests, especially the training section which has amazing webinars especially for SME’s, available 24/7. “

“I just wanted to say how grateful I am
that I’ve met you. You have been very
helpful and I am taking on board your tips.
The level of professionalism shown by
Soraya at CPG is exemplary throughout,
She explained things in an
easy way for me to understand.”

Elena Larkin, Owner

Tambo Travel

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