Do you want to improve your competitiveness, skills and innovation ability?

Delivered by the University of Northampton and its trusted partners, Knowledge Exchange for Better Business enables small businesses across Northamptonshire to develop and grow by offering free tailored support packages, including:

  • Access to expertise through consultancy, webinars and focused programmes
  • Peer networking and business support organisation memberships
  • Virtual assistants and fully funded internships
  • Access to project management courses, mentoring and coaching
  • Environmental assessments and action plans

How do I access Knowledge Exchange
for Better Business?

Contact us at or 01604 892328, you will be greeted by one of our accredited business advisers who will give you an overview of the available support options. This service is free of charge.

This project is funded by the UK Government through the UK Community Renewal Fund. 

The UK Community Renewal Fund is a UK Government programme for 2021/22. This aims to support people and communities most in need across the UK to pilot programmes and new approaches to prepare for the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. It invests in skills, community and place, local business, and supporting people into employment. For more information, visit