It has proved to be eye opening, and clearly identifies that gut feeling and experience are not what is required to succeed.  A Business Plan is vital.   It has highlighted (for me) that the key importance of a business plan to aid in the success of the business.

Simon Tucker

Owner and Managing Director, STL Ltd

Definitely do this. It’s a real eye opener. It completely changes your perspective.  It allows you to see your business with detachment, as an enterprise separate from you, resulting in the process that yields great, new and surprising insight into your investment.

Eva Smagacz

Owner, Molly Maid, Haywards Heath

Really makes you look at your business in minute detail.  An essential process for those who are passionate about their business growth and vision.

William Roig


The 5 year planning software is a great tool that is easy to use and continuing to update even after 2 days. I would recommend anyone that has an ambition to grow or sell their business to book asap. You won’t regret it’

Sam Rollins

Director, Trinity Accountants

‘I really enjoyed the two days, it has been challenging at times but have ‘faced the fear’ and done it anyway. It’s taken the uncertainty out of planning and helped me ‘Reach for the stars’

Clare Garrod

Director, Stonewall Security

For any business looking to grow it is a real chance to focus.  You will be surprised by how much potential there is for growth.  We have company growth projection, insight into the financials, and clear ideas about how we can grow.   Two days really well spent.

James Lebens

Owner, Make Room Lofts

What impressed me most was the way in which everything Gavin did was very clearly founded in values. He is an outstanding communicator, a man of complete integrity and sets the highest standards in his work.

Richard Cramer


An inspiring and exciting programme broken down into manageable chunks of work.

Amanda Weaver

Director, New Leaf Solicitors

Tough but most definitely worth it! Great experience.

Mark Stanley

Owner, Adversa Recruitment Ltd

Gavin’s approach is superb, he understands the challenges small businesses face. He listens to you and works hard to understand you and your business needs before offering advice. You can’t ask for more than that. 100% would recommend Gavin to anyone.

Stuart Boyd

Clean Cut Gardening