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Train to Succeed is our management development programme for business owners, directors and managers. By improving their management knowledge and skills, we help them become better at improving the performance of the business. Find out more

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Strategy to Succeed Ltd is dedicated to helping improve the performance of Yorkshire businesses, working with some of the region’s leading support organisations including:

University of Sheffield
Mercury Centre

Fred Morritt, Managing Director, Dalesman Fabrications Ltd. 

"Peter has worked with us at Dalesman Fabrications Ltd for many years and has been instrumental in our successful development and growth. Peter has guided us through difficult times to ensure we and the business came out fitter and wiser from the experience. Peter has also helped us access finance for expansion and been there to assist us in negotiations for acquisitions and general commercial matters. Our business relationship has developed in to a friendship and with that a trust and loyalty from both parties. We always know we can call on Peter’s expert business advice and support when we need it.

Tony Timmermans, Director, Omega Signs Ltd

"We have worked with both Colin and Peter on several occasions, and they always provide an excellent service and get the job done. They are serious business people with lots of experience to offer."                                                                                                                 

Robert Johnson, Managing Director, Craftsman Tools Ltd"

Colin has been there for us whenever we needed support and advice. Whether on research and development, taxation, growth or recruitment, he has always steered us right." 


Paul Hollingworth, Joint Managing Director, Hollingworth & Moss Ltd

"This turned out to be just the start of a long and successful relationship with our business adviser, Colin Bateson, who encouraged us to successfully introduce new products and services."

Craige Timmins, Managing Director G Gibson & Co. Ltd.

"Peter has worked closely with us over the years and has been involved in the development of our business advising us on access to finance, legal disputes, property development and business acquisitions as well as good general business advice. Through Peter we identified the best direction for our business development from the strategic visioning process which proved invaluable in helping us to identify and prioritise our goals and objectives. Peter advised us throughout the implementation process to ensure we stayed on track. We have and still do value Peter’s professional approach and excellent advice on all matters relating to our business."

Gary Hetherington, Chief Executive, Leeds Rugby Ltd."

Colin Bateson and his team have done great things for us and have been the catalyst for pulling everything together. They recently facilitated another visioning programme with us to see where we were at and what fine tuning could be done. It will be an ongoing relationship."  


Andrew Stocks, Managing Director, Stocks Sewing Machines Ltd

"Support and advice from Colin has meant that we have the foundations in place which will guide us through the challenges ahead and ensure our continued growth." 

Richard Wilson, Managing Director, HR Connexions Ltd 

"Colin Bateson worked with us over a period of months and, having mapped out our long term goals, then helped us develop and put into place a strategic plan to take the business forward. It really made us think about what we were doing, who we were doing it for and how we could best achieve our business aspirations." 

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Strategy to Succeed Ltd
5 Carrwood Park
Selby Road

We have recently completed a contract to deliver management training to Yorkshire businesses, supported by The Skills Enhancement Fund and co-financed by the Skills Funding Agency through the European Social Fund. In addition to providing our clients with “hands-on” bespoke management skills training, we helped them receive subsidies of 50% of invoice costs, making this highly regarded training exceptionally good value for money.

Strategy to Succeed Ltd is dedicated to helping improve the performance of Yorkshire businesses, working with some of the region’s leading support organisations including:

Rising Stars
Kirklees Council
Bradford Chamber
Mid Yorkshire Chamber
Leeds and North Yorkshire Chamber