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Shift Application

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You're about to complete the application form for Shift. The next wave of online sessions starts in 2022.

Before you start, please check you meet the following criteria:

  • Part of the digital, creative and tech sector
  • Leading a business with an ambitious leadership team
  • Working in the Liverpool City Region
  • Committed to engage with all elements of the programme

It should take 5-10 minutes to complete. If you've already got a Gather account, login to speed up the process.

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First name


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Last name


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And, your email address?


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And, the best number to directly contact you on?


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What is your company called?


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And, what's your job role?


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Which of these best describes you?


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How did you hear about Shift? (If someone referred you to the programme, please include their name here)


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{firstname} {lastname}
{email}
{phoneNumber}


We'll use these contact details to keep you posted with interesting content and events from the Gather team. Is that alright?


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To take your business to the next level, Shift is a commitment of 3 online half-day sessions spread over 6 weeks. Are you able to engage with all elements of the programme?


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Now, let's get a bit more information about your company...

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Is {companyName} the legal name of your company? If not, add that in here.


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Where is {companyName} based?


Add your street address here. The borough and postcode are coming up next.
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Borough?


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Postcode?


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Which of these best describes your business?


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What's your company website?


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Tell us a bit about your business


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What is your latest annual turnover?


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And, your annual profit?


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When is your financial year end?


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How many full-time equivalent members of staff do you have at the moment?


If a staff member works part-time, please include them here (e.g. 0.5)
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Tell us the top three challenges you're facing as a business right now.

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Challenge #1


Name the challenge and tell us why it's on the list.
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Challenge #2


Same here, what's the challenge and why is it on the list?
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Challenge #3


Last one, what's the challenge and a bit more about why it's in your top three.
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The funding bit… 

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I declare that over a rolling three-year period, including the £3,500 support related to this application, {companyName} have received less than £315,000 of de minimis State Aid.


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Please provide the total De minimis State Aid {companyName} have received over the last three years (excluding funding related to this application).


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By submitting this Shift application, I agree to Gather's Terms and Conditions and acknowledge Gather's Privacy Policy


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Thank you for your application.

Thanks for applying Shift. The Gather team will get back to you within a week to update you on your application. If you have any questions, give us a shout at [email protected]