We help businesses plan, progress and prosper. We help talented people find great companies to work for. We help you develop by creating events and networks to enrich and inspire.
Whatever your company’s size and needs, and whether you need time to develop yourself, access to dynamic graduate talent or a nurturing hand as you start out, we have the support to meet your need. For graduates starting their own businesses, we can help make great ideas into sustainable, vibrant businesses.
For graduates starting out in work, we can make you ‘stand out from the crowd’ by sharing tools and techniques that allow you to shine both at interview and beyond. We regularly match talented graduates to companies, helping both turn great jobs into careers, and with all the people we help, we maintain our support through specialist one-to-one mentoring.
We arrange events and create networks, bringing ideas and experiences which develop, inspire and enrich you. We can put you in touch with experts, exciting speakers and like-minded people to give you access innovative thinking. For businesses looking for a talented staff, and graduates looking for an ambitious employer, our recruitment platform - GradCornwall.co.uk - makes good matches easy to achieve.
We’re committed to growing our service reach too – from 2013 we have been supporting graduate innovation projects right across the South West. All the way from Plymouth to Gloucester and Swindon, Grads for Growth can make your innovation project succeed.
Our work is made possible by the support of the European Social Fund, the European Regional Development Fund and the Higher Education Funding Council for England.
- Business Support
- New Business
For businesses we offer:
Graduate Jobs: Access dynamic graduate talent at the right time with graduate placements.
Fast Forward Groups: Take time to refresh your thinking and accelerate your business growth with peers and experts.
Start-up: Develop the skills, knowledge, confidence and self-belief to turn your great idea into a growing business.
Gateway: Jump-start projects by tapping into graduate talent for 60 hours. GradCornwall: Recruit the right graduates to help you grow with our award-winning recruitment website.
For graduates we offer:
Graduate Jobs: Find the right company to harness your talents with graduate placements.
Stand Out from the Crowd: Build the confidence and skills to secure a job you’ll love with our innovative employability course.
Gateway: Get that much needed experience on your CV with paid work experience.
We’ll help you make connections:
Enterprise Heroes: We bring the best of business talent to motivate, challenge and inspire you.
Connect Events: Find out about the services available to help people develop and business grow.
GradCornwall: Our award-winning website purpose built to connect graduates and businesses.