North East’s first social enterprise incubator launched9th March 2020

The North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) has launched the region’s first social enterprise incubator – designed to nurture entrepreneurs who want to use business as a force for good. Innovate for Good is a facility designed to hothouse entrepreneurs who share an aim to change the world for the better with their ideas, products, processes or services.  Based within the BIC’s new Innovation Zone at its Sunderland business park, the incubator is designed to provide the collaborative working space, practical tools and specialist support to stimulate new ideas and solutions to challenges of today’s world.  Twelve businesses (full list below) […]

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NORTH EAST ENTERPRISE AGENCY BECOMES NORTHERN POWERHOUSE PARTNER25th January 2020

North East Enterprise Agency Ltd recently became the latest member of the government's Northern Powerhouse Partnership P...

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Five tech startups launch per hour as business formations reach new record in 201925th January 2020

More than five new tech startups launched every hour in 2019

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Further sessions to help employed people pursue entrepreneurial dreams25th January 2020

A BUSINESS support organisation which helps people to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams is holding further sessions fo...

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Top Start Up Trends for 202011th January 2020

The annual Startups.co.uk list of best businesses to start in 2020 is hgere, and the team at UMi have pulled together a...

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BIC Success at National Enterprise Network Awards7th December 2019

The North East Business and Innovation Centre (BIC) won the Enterprise Engagement Award at this year’s National Enterp...

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Tees Valley Tender Opportunity18th November 2019

We are seeking a partner to work with us to engage with intermediary organisations who will signpost clients to our Busi...

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With all the uncertainty about Brexit - when it will happen, what it will look like and how it will affect us - it's imp...

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Eight top tips for growing your business22nd October 2019

Our friends and partners at Enterprise Made Simple share eight best pieces of advice and tips to help you grow your busi...

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How to prioritise your workload by Laura Forsyth15th October 2019

Former Boost your Business learner, business consultant and productivity expert Laura Forsyth of Forsyth Business Consul...

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