Game Changer for Tourism Businesses - applications now open

Applications are invited from tourism businesses to join the 4th Game Changer for Tourism Businesses programme. Developed and offered in partnership with Opportunity North East and Scottish Enterprise, the programme can help you return to growth by supporting you to identify your target markets, define consumer and customer demands and refine your offering to provide the services and experiences that visitors seek. The programme is intense, challenging and fun and requires a commitment of your time for the whole programme.

On completion you will have developed a business growth plan to support future growth, expanded your knowledge of the local and national tourism support network, and have a clearly defined proposition that addresses your target markets.

Relevant for: Senior managers with authority to implement change and owners of SMEs and larger businesses.

Number of Places: 12 (maximum of 2 people per business)

Duration: Mid January – April 2022

Format: 7 full day workshops including a mix of pre-reading, case studies, interactive projects and collaborative work.

Cost: Free of charge. Previously the cost was £500 and this has been waived to reflect the current trading climate. Although provided at no cost to you, the programme does require investment of your time.

How to apply: Applications close at 5pm on Monday 13 December. For more information and to apply click here >>


If you would like to review all the questions in the application survey before entering your answers, please see this document here.

Queries: Yvonne Cook, VisitAberdeenshire, or Elaine Booth, Scottish Enterprise,