Navigate your way around
Sign up – If you are not a registered user you can click on the “Sign up” link in the top right of the screen. Follow the instructions to sign up to the system.
Log in – If you are a registered user then you can sign into the system by clicking on the purple “log in” key in the top right hand corner.
Home Page – you can return at any time to the Growth Hub Home page, by clicking on the “Growth Hub” button at the very top of the screen.
User Profile – When you log in to the system, your user profile will be displayed, where you can update your details and if you are an “organisation user” perform maintenance details on your organisation. To display the your profile at any other time just click on your user name in the top right of the screen.
Menu ribbon – The dark blue menu ribbon contains various options from “Business Support” to “contact Us”. Click on any option to take you to that area of the system.
Multi coloured menu ribbon – These are the main organisation and services areas, with resources from “Youth / Entrepreneurship” to “Business in Difficulty”. By selecting one of these options you will be shown organisations and services specifically targeted at that area.
Resources – Once you have selected a specific resource area, you will then be able to select either “Browse Resources”, “Case Studies” or “Events”, by clicking on the link on the right hand side of the resource page.
When displaying resource, if there are more resource available then will fit on the screen, you will be given the option to “load more”. Click on the “load more” link to display more organisations and services.
To display the full details of the resource, click on the resource title and the full information will be displayed. Links to the organisations own web site are often provide.
You can filter the business area supported by the organisations and services, by selecting the required business area on the left hand side of the screen.
Business Advisers – To contact a Growth Hub Business Adviser, click on the dark blue “Book an appointment with an adviser” button on the home page. This will display a list of advisers. If you want to filter this list by area, select the required area from the drop down list and click the filter button. Click on the Business Adviser for your area and their contact details will be shown on the screen.
Events – There are various way to show future events. To show all events click on the “events link” on the home page in the “what are you looking for” section. You can also see events form the resources screens described above.
Searching – There is a search box at the top of the screen, enter your search details into the box and click on the magnifying glass to the right of the search box. An index of all resources relating to your search will be displayed. Click on any of the resources to show the full details of that resource.
Back Arrows – to move back to the previous screen, use the back arrow of your windows browser.