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

Entrepreneur’s marine life mission

Entrepreneur’s marine life mission

An innovative North East student has created a social enterprise which recycles discarded fishing nets into bracelets A student at Northumbria University has launched his first business with a social mission to help raise awareness of ocean pollution and save