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Planning for the Future

Posted on the 13 May 2020

Business as we know it has changed. For many, the toughest task is now looming: how do we plan for the future and ensure our business is stronger and more resilient in a post COVID world? Planning for the future means trying to assess what your company is going to need, in b...

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Launching Forward

Posted on the 11 May 2020

The Entrepreneurs’ Forum today (Monday, 11 May) launches its Forward initiative to encourage North East businesses to look towards the future with confidence.The Forum has been carefully listening to the views of its members and partners over the past six weeks to understand how...

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Getting Started with Influencer Marketing

Posted on the 8 May 2020

Kari Owers, Managing Director and Founder of O Communications, has been a strategic communications consultant for over 20 years. She founded O in 2005 and has grown the ideas-based integrated agency to become one of the UK’s most awarded creative teams. Kari shares her top tips a...

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Expanding Your Brand Reach

Posted on the 7 May 2020

Charlotte Nichols is the founder and ‘pack leader’ at Harvey & Hugo where their passion is telling stories (the story of you, your business and not only how you do what you do, but why). Understanding that your story might change and adapt, Harvey & Hugo can help your aud...

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Boosting Your Broadband

Posted on the 6 May 2020

John Burns is the founder of Diamond Group, a hassle-free IT, Communications, Photocopier and Financial Services provider. Diamond Group pride themselves on the excellent service they provide to their customers and want to reassure everyone that they are still able to provid...

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Restarting Your Business Development Activity

Posted on the 5 May 2020

Nevil Tynemouth is an international speaker, author, and co-creator of the psychology of consumer and seller behaviour. His 30 years of commercial acumen and commercial experience from starting and scaling his own business, New Results, means Nevil is ideally placed to give real-...

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Keeping a Deal Alive in Challenging Times

Posted on the 5 May 2020

Peter Glenton is Partner at Newcastle-based advisory firm Ryecroft Glenton. Peter read law at Oxford University and practiced as a corporate finance solicitor with international law firm Allen & Overy before qualifying as a chartered accountant and a financial adviser wi...

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Planning Without a Timescale

Posted on the 4 May 2020

Kari Owers, Managing Director and Founder of O Communication, has been a strategic communications consultant for over 20 years. She founded O in 2005 and has grown the ideas-based integrated agency to become one of the UK’s most awarded creative teams. Kari shares her top tips an...

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Keeping Productive While Working from Home

Posted on the 1 May 2020

Bethany Ainsley founded Nuvo Wellbeing in November 2008 with one core mission: to reduce health and social inequalities across the North East through the delivery of dancy and fitness programmes to people of all ages and abilities.Today, her portfolio encompasses three successful...

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Adapting and Innovating

Posted on the 29 April 2020

Sean Costigan heads up the sales and marketing side of Stockton-based print and marketing agency, AlphaGraphics. Sean has been in the business 25 years and has watched it grow from a small print shop into a £8m thriving business working across several market sectors. A...

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