Places available for final Evolve Digital programme

We're delighted to be supporting Lancaster University Management School with their third and final Evolve Digital Programme. 

This is the last chance for North West family businesses to join the fully-funded programme which helps participants to build the tools and confidence to embrace digital technology.

The final cohort commences on the 11th May and consists of just 10-12 hours per month over a 3 month period.

What does the programme involve?

Evolve Digital NW is a 3 month online programme (approximately 10-12 hours a month) designed by Lancaster University Management School to encourage the adoption of new technologies and business processes that boost productivity in family businesses.

Participants will learn tools and techniques to enhance their leadership capability and will explore how new technologies can ensure your business is successful for future generations.

This programme is part of a national research study and by taking part participants will help inform evolving government policy on the needs of small family businesses. 

Start date: 11th May 2021

Am I eligible?

The programme is available to leaders of family businesses (a family member in a leadership role) from any sector, based in the North West of England, and employ between 2 and 50 people.

Interested in applying?

The next programme will commence in May 2021 with places strictly limited. There is no financial cost to participating businesses as this programme is fully funded. To apply for a place, please email us at