Sir John Major strikes a chord with address to North East businesses

Sir John Major strikes a chord with address to North East businesses

The North East England Chamber of Commerce and venue Newcastle Cathedral played host to a thought- provoking and widely-reported speech by Sir John Major on Brexit, and other major issues affecting the region Over 250 North East business leaders gathered at Newcastle

Sunderland AFC manager shares insights on motivation

Sunderland AFC manager shares insights on motivation

The boss of one of the region’s leading football clubs gives a candid talk on the challenges of leadership The first Chamber Medium Members Leadership lunch was held at the home of Sunderland AFC, the Stadium of Light Members heard Jack

Five ways to build a brilliant workforce

Five ways to build a brilliant workforce

Working with many great businesses across the region, Gateshead College recognises the importance of building strong workforces that give companies the best chance of being successful. The college’s business development director, Ivan Jepson, reveals five things he’s learned from these companies

A beaming future

A beaming future

One of the North East’s most high-profile developments of 2019 is set to open its doors this Spring, transforming the skyline of Sunderland city centre THE BEAM, a 59,000 sq ft office development on the iconic Vaux Brewery site, will be

Building partnerships with industry to take on tomorrow

Building partnerships with industry to take on tomorrow

Northumbria University’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor Peter Francis, and Professor Steven Kyffin, Pro Vice-Chancellor for Business and Enterprise, speak to Contact about Northumbria University’s ambition to take on tomorrow through partnership working North East England Chamber of Commerce’s ambition for a Stronger

North East LEP’s Local Growth Fund reaches halfway milestone

North East LEP’s Local Growth Fund reaches halfway milestone

More than half of the projects supported through the North East Local Enterprise Partnership’s Local Growth Fund have reached completion, marking a major milestone for the £270m fund Providing funding to major capital projects in all seven localauthority areas, the

Intrinsically linked with business

Intrinsically linked with business

Mark Lane meets Gateshead College chief executive and principal Judith Doyle, and uncovers her passion for regional business and representing the North East education sector in the corridors of power

A dynamic approach to stockbroking

A dynamic approach to stockbroking

Vertem is a North East-based specialist stockbroker. CEO John Dance tells the story of the business and how it helps investors regionwide