Business advice

Selby District Council 

Heidi Green – Selby District Council’s Senior Business Advisor


How’s Business  

How’s Business is the Growth Hub for York, North Yorkshire and East Riding. Whether you’re looking for information on how to improve your Facebook marketing, or funding to build a new manufacturing unit, How’s Business has something for you.

Its website is the perfect place for anyone looking for information on how to improve their business.  It offers a mix of articles and eBooks, information on funding, as well as the biggest calendar of local networking events in the region. You can find out more at

And for those looking to significantly grow their business, its account managers offer one, simple point of contact that can introduce you to all the relevant business support that is available. It’s Government backed, completely independent, and works with business support providers across the region. The initial signposting and brokerage that it offers is free, but the business support programmes do require you to invest your own funds alongside the grants. If you do have growth ambitions, and are able to invest in your growth, get in touch at