Who’s behind
the HeadsUp! programme?

HeadsUp! is a government-funded initiative to increase small businesses productivity. Enterprise Nation runs the programme in collaboration with technology partners and experienced trainers.

Enterprise Nation

Enterprise Nation

Enterprise Nation helps small businesses start, run and grow. We're on a mission to make the UK a more entrepreneurial society. We run more than 300 events per year including programmes like She Means Business and Next Generation.

Innovate UK

Innovate UK

Innovate UK is the United Kingdom's innovation agency. It works with science and technology start-ups to support innovation. Innovate UK offers an extensive grant programme to fund research and development. The Business Basics Fund supports projects that test methods of encouraging small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to boost their productivity through ways of working and technology.


HeadsUp! advisers

We’re working with the best advisers from across the UK. Our experts cover everything from project management and having a happy workforces to taxes and collaboration.

Mark Neild


Mark is on a mission to make innovation simpler for small businesses by helping them get more from their time and effort by thinking in a different way. An award winning mentor and author, Mark previously worked for a top tier Management Consultancy with clients such as Orange and the Cabinet Office delivering £1-2bn through innovation and transformation projects.


Martin Knowles

Sales: Untangled

Martin is a mentor, consultant and part-time sales director. Sales: Untangled is a consultancy that helps business owners unpick the knots in their sales strategy, teams and process. With a practical approach and a relentless focus on customers, Martin and his team ensure SME businesses prioritise their commercial initiatives, enabling them to grow sales in a way that is productive and sustainable.


Delia Porter

Business Clan

Delia Porter is the founder and MD of Business Clan. A specialist in strategy and planning, marketing and tech. With proven expertise in business integration, financial management, and implementing best practice for sustainable growth, Delia now specialises in accelerating the development of small and medium sized businesses.


Abigail Barnes

Abigail Barnes

Abigail brings a fresh new angle to Time/Productivity Management Training, helping Business Leaders and Individuals to re-programme their mindset towards their most valuable commodity (their time). With Abigail’s help, you can enjoy increased productivity, performance, engagement and re-energised talent in your organisation.


Alice Jennings

Alice Jennings

Alice helps people who started their business to do something they love minimise the amount of time they spend ‘running’ their business, and get back to doing the work they started a business for. Helping big and small businesses get really savvy with technology and processes, to get more done with less effort and saving business owners hundreds of thousands of pounds along the way.


Kelly Goss


Kelly Goss, founder of Solvaa - Discovering Efficiency, is a creative problem solver, Xero Certified Adviser and Zapier Certified Expert. As a passionate advocate of digital automation and continuous improvement, she helps SMEs to analyse their operations, problem solve and implement simplified, automated workflows to improve efficiency in sales, operations and financial processes.


James Chetwode

Chain Digital

James experience of sales and marketing originates from working both agency and client side, but now as a business owner too. James runs a marketing agency working with SME's to help them grow their business using the latest digital technology. From the introduction of a CRM to manage leads through to social media training or using MailChimp to engage your database.


Fin Wycherley

Supersize Media

Working with large clients such as TSB, Hiscox and the BBC as well as startups and ecommerce companies, Fin and her team have the academic, technical and marketing flair to deliver and train digital strategies and techniques. Fin can also be heard several times per month on the BBC talking about the latest digital, business or social media news.


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