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Muckle LLP Trainee Wins Law Society Award

Posted on the 19 November 2012

A trainee at commercial law firm, Muckle LLP, has been awarded the Newcastle Prize from The Law Society which honors the individual who received the highest mark from entries received on any Legal Practice Course (LPC).  Zoe gained a first class history degree at the Univers...

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Business Minister Visits Tharsus To Open New Site

Posted on the 19 November 2012

Young apprentices and business leaders were among the people met by Business Minister Michael Fallon today (15 November 2012), as he officially launched a brand new manufacturing facility for Tharsus Group inBlyth. The opening of the new 31,000 square foot high techsite mark...

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NBT Group Defines A Momentous History

Posted on the 19 November 2012

Killingworth-based NBT Group is on target to double its turnover by 2015 with a new growth strategy and image for its new generation of customers. Established over 100 years ago, NBT Group is one of the longest standing business supply companies in the North East and the family-r...

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Health And Safety Specialist Has Gott It All

Posted on the 19 November 2012

North East event management company She's Gott It! Events, has expanded its business with the appointment of a new health and safety specialist to the team. 32-year-old Becky Stewart from Newcastle is the latest recruit to join the company, which offers a full event management se...

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North East Digital Agency Delivers For Renault

Posted on the 19 November 2012

Gateshead-based web software development specialist AYO Digital has completed a highly acclaimed va va voom website project with French car manufacturing giant Renault. Renault approached AYO Digital and the partnership of events specialists, Fusion 2K to help design and build a...

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Free Seminars To Assist Disability Practitioners

Posted on the 19 November 2012

A first in a series of ground-breaking seminars focusing on learning retention and assistive technology is to take place in London this month. Aimed at special educational needs workers, disability practitioners and support groups, the free all day event will provide attendees wi...

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Priming your business for growth, investment or sale

Posted on the 14 November 2012

Forum corporate partner PwC, in conjunction with Square One Law are hosting a special event which members are invited to attend.Priming your business for growth, investment or saleDate: Wednesday 5th December 2012Time: 8.30am-12noonVenue: At the offices of PriceWaterhouseCoopers,...

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Entrepreneurs hear how Fortune Favours the Brave

Posted on the 13 November 2012

Leading entrepreneurs have spoken of the moments of revelation and leaps of faith that prompted transformational step changes in the life of their businesses at a major conference in the North East. Having the courage to seize chances and also to change direction in times of trou...

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Students Visit StartUp Britain Bus at Conference Fringe

Posted on the 13 November 2012

Driving ambition and inspiring the next generation of entrepreneurs played a central role at the Fortune Favours the Brave conference. Gateshead College, the Entrepreneurs' Forum's further education partner and conference sponsor, secured the Startup Britain bus, currently on a U...

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Teesside University supports global entrepreneurship week

Posted on the 9 November 2012

A quartet of national business champions, including BBC business reporter Steph McGovern, will be visiting Teesside University as part of global entrepreneurship week which the University is supporting with a whole host of events.BBC Breakfast business reporter Steph McGovern wil...

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