County Durham fund enters final year8th October 2019

A FUND that has supported over 4,000 North East SMEs over the past seven years is calling for more business bids, as it...

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Franchisors spill on their favoured skills for franchisees2nd October 2019

Knowing whether you have the skills needed to make the most of a franchise opportunity isn’t easy. That’s why Elite...

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What kinds of personalities suit franchising?30th September 2019

When it comes to the best character traits that a franchisee could exhibit, Simon Mills has the answers...

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New project shows students they can save the planet by starting a business!24th September 2019

Partnership wins funding to inspire college students across the North East to explore self-employment and tackle the wor...

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Innovation Supernetwork invests in own future growth with new office space29th August 2019

A NORTH EAST business support organisation is investing in its own future development by moving into larger bespoke off...

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Virgin StartUp Commits to 50/50 Pledge29th August 2019

Early this month Virgin StartUp​ announced its commitment to become the first business funder to pledge 50/50 gender i...

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PNE Business Adviser Lee Longstaff Wins National Award!29th August 2019

We were delighted to hear that business adviser Lee Longstaff, who works for our partner PNE Enterprise has been named o...

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How can the North East Regional Cyber Crime Unit (NERCCU) help your business?29th August 2019

The North East Regional Special Operations Unit (NERSOU) is a collaboration between the three forces of Northumbria, Dur...

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Working Solo14th August 2019

So you have your own business up and running, delivering the best possible service to your clients. Dark, icy nights don...

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How to make your customers feel valued14th August 2019

‘The Customer is King’ is an age-old axiom and one of the most commonly used phrases in business, helping companies...

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