MORE PEOPLE PURSUE PATH INTO SELF EMPLOYMENT

MORE PEOPLE PURSUE PATH INTO SELF EMPLOYMENT

More budding entrepreneurs than ever are choosing a path into self-employment, statistics show. A total of 7,180 people have opened a business in the North East with the support of the New Enterprise Allowance (NEA), a fund available to jobseekers with a business...
NORTH EAST BUSINESSES INSPIRED BY GROWTH COURSES

NORTH EAST BUSINESSES INSPIRED BY GROWTH COURSES

Businesses planning for growth after attending course Businesses who attended the latest in a series of fully funded development courses are utilising the skills they learned to plan for growth. Another 40 businesses took part in the latest Boost your Business...
EDBS EXHIBITS AT PBP FUNDING AND BUSINESS SUPPORT EVENT

EDBS EXHIBITS AT PBP FUNDING AND BUSINESS SUPPORT EVENT

Over 50 businesses from around the region have been given an insight into the support available to help them grow. Peterlee Business Park Group working alongside Business Durham and LEC Communications and Design organised the ‘funding and business support’ event...
FORMER FOOTBALLER ON TARGET FOR BUSINESS GROWTH

FORMER FOOTBALLER ON TARGET FOR BUSINESS GROWTH

A former Newcastle United footballer has announced plans for growth as his shredding business celebrates its fourth birthday. Graeme Carter from Wheatley Hill launched Shred Direct in 2013 and now has a portfolio of over 250 clients from Scarborough in the south to...