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Growth & Productivity Groups

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Growth & Productivity Groups

Growth & Productivity Groups bring together business leaders who share common goals to enhance productivity and navigate challenges facing the business.

Sector specific groups are available for people in the following areas –

  • Engineering & manufacturing
  • Marine & maritime
  • Digital & creative
  • Visitor economy

It includes one-to-one coaching and group sessions, which explore strategic growth, funding for growth, leadership for growth, internationalisation and so much more. The programme starts in November 2023 and runs to March 2024, with 15 hours of contact time. It’s about exploring and reaching your potential.

+ Develop leadership skills across strategic planning, finance, and growth

+ Access specialist one-to-one business coaching

+ Enhance business performance and productivity

+ Reflect with like-minded business leaders facing similar challenges

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Who are Growth Groups for?

Ambitious leaders in a senior management role


Small or medium sized businesses in Dorset


Employing between 2 and 249 employees

+ Engineering 

+ Manufacturing

+ Marine & Maritime

+ Digital & Creative

+ Visitor Economy

What will I learn?

 The programme starts in October 2023 and finishes in March 2024, delivered over 15 hours which equates to 3 hours per month. Group sessions are delivered in-person at a location in Poole or Dorchester.

There is no charge to participating businesses, the programme is being funded by the Dorset LEP as part of their plans to create economic growth.




Programme Facilitator

Warren Munson

Founder of the multi award-winning tax and business advisory firm, Inspire, creator of the exclusive membership community for entrepreneurs and business leaders, Evolve, and author of ‘Evolve to Succeed – The Entrepreneur’s Journey’.

A forward-thinking, innovative, and sometimes disruptive industry leader, Warren’s own personal journey, together with his deep industry knowledge and experience working with an array of entrepreneurs and business leaders, gives him a unique insight into what it takes to succeed – both personally and professionally.

Warren’s role has been to act as a sounding board and to be an individual that challenges and coaches its clients. Since the formation of Evolve this has developed further in the delivery of peer groups and one to one coaching services.

He is a qualified accountant, chartered tax advisor and has considerable experience in successfully working with high growth businesses. As an example, he spent over 10 years as a non-executive director with Aish Technologies to support implementation of their growth strategy from £7 to £15 million and resulting exit.

He will be supported by expert speakers to create an engaging and well-rounded programme of support.

Warren Munson, founder of Evolve smiling


James Walker

“Thank you Evolve for your support over the past months, these have really helped me along my journey and given me inspiration, support and confidence.

Without this support, my planning would have been far more lonely and certain mountains that I had to climb were made much easier just by sharing and listening to Warren and others within the group who have been through similar challenges.”



Jack Barnden

“The expert coaching and guidance Evolve offer is invaluable. When you view business and strategy with perspective you can have thoughts, ideas to make decisions that will impact your business in a positive way.

My 1:1 sessions with the Evolve workbooks, consistently make you set time aside for yourself, your business and as a result you approach work and life in a more balanced, positive, strategic and goal orientated manner.”



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