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An image relating to Beauty entrepreneur celebrates successful first year of being self-employed
Beauty salon Dolce Bella Beauty, based on Arkwright Stree celebrates its first year.
Thursday 1st October 2020
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Our Start-up Business Advisor answers frequently asked questions we receive from residents wishing to start a new business
Thursday 1st October 2020
An image relating to App which pays consumers to switch off at peak times raises £300k for roll-out
A tech startup which has created a smarter and cleaner way of using energy has secured over £300,000 in investment.
Wednesday 30th September 2020
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'North East Company of the Year' Aspire named as new tenant in Adderstone Group's landmark development on Gateshead Quays
Monday 28th September 2020
An image relating to A beginners guide to GDPR for business
Our guest blog by Bill Reed, founder and director of Magic Frog Ltd, a business consultancy service in Gateshead.
Wednesday 16th September 2020
An image relating to Five great marketing tips to get customers back to your business after Covid-19
This guest blog has been written by George Cummings, Media Production Manager at NTO Media, and highlights the importance of using technology as a marketing tool.
Wednesday 9th September 2020
An image relating to Getting started with a Facebook Business Page
This blog will take you through the steps to create a professional business Facebook page.
Monday 24th August 2020
An image relating to Digital art start-up expands during lockdown
A digital art start-up has expanded its product range in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Tuesday 18th August 2020
An image relating to Tech repair start-up in high demand thanks to business support
Local family-run business Cybersphere, has seen a surge in demand for its tech repair services since launching the business this year.
Thursday 13th August 2020
An image relating to What stops people starting a business and how do you overcome it?
Starting a business is a big step to take. Read some of the most common misconceptions about becoming an entrepreneur.
Thursday 23rd July 2020
An image relating to Yoga business shows flexibility by hosting online retreat
Local yoga teacher and business owner has started a virtual yoga retreat, in the face of Covid-19.
Thursday 23rd July 2020
An image relating to At work with Wildcat Films
Wildcat Films was formed in 1987 and began by pioneering independent news gathering from some of the most remote and dangerous places on earth.
Monday 15th June 2020
An image relating to Lockdown hasn't paws-ed business for local dog training and pet care start-up
Owner of Tickly Paws, Gillian Salmon, has taken to social media to help canine companions across the North East by creating online dog training videos.
Monday 15th June 2020
An image relating to Discretionary Business Grant opens for applications
The Discretionary Grant Fund opens for applications today (9 June). Grants of £5000 will be offered to eligible businesses.
Tuesday 9th June 2020
An image relating to Good signs ahead for Gateshead signage specialist despite Covid 19
Signage and prop hire specialists, Vintage Twist Designs, continue to go from strength to strength
Wednesday 3rd June 2020
An image relating to Felling businesswoman grows business, despite Covid-19, with launch of new website
Local entrepreneur, Marie Smith, has moved her home interiors business online.
Thursday 28th May 2020
An image relating to Help for local businesses to avoid being scammed
Local businesses are being offered free tools to identify and protect themselves from scams.
Friday 22nd May 2020
An image relating to Gateshead businesses showcased in new campaign thanks to lockdown innovations
Business Gateshead has launched a brand-new campaign to showcase businesses who have adapted during the Covid-19 outbreak.
Friday 15th May 2020
An image relating to Gateshead Council launches business resilience fund
The Gateshead Business Resilience Fund has been launched to support businesses with funding.
Wednesday 6th May 2020
An image relating to Gateshead small business adapting to coronavirus challenges
Startup lash business Dash of Lash offering clients a different service in light of Covid-19
Monday 11th May 2020
An image relating to Jeffrey Carr Switches Production to Make Scrubs for the NHS
The Team Valley based curtain maker is making scrubs and gowns for the NHS during the outbreak.
Wednesday 29th April 2020
An image relating to Local business producing life-saving facemasks using 3D printer
Jag Design (4M) Ltd is producing vital protective facemasks for frontline workers using 3D printers.
Wednesday 22nd April 2020
An image relating to Primula owner donates thousands of food products to support people in Gateshead
Kavli UK donate thousands of their Primula, Castle MacLellan and St Helen's Farm products.
Thursday 16th April 2020
An image relating to Global games collective commits to Gateshead
Robot Teddy Ltd, a games consultancy business, has set up in Gateshead.
Wednesday 11th March 2020