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Flexibility is the key to North East BIC

Flexibility is the key to North East BIC

18th November 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is promising to change the way we work, but the North East Business and Innovation Centre is well prepared to service its tenants for whatever flexible workspace and support they’ll need...

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Apprenticeship Hiring Incentives: How can the Chancellor’s funding benefit the Digital and IT Industries?

Apprenticeship Hiring Incentives: How can the Chancellor’s funding benefit the Digital and IT Industries?

11th November 2020 |

By Frances Hardcastle, Baltic Apprenticeships. “We know apprenticeships work. 91% stay in work or go onto further training. For the next six months we are going to pay employers to create new apprenticeships.” This...

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Innovations through the years

Innovations through the years

15th September 2020 |

By Debbie Simpson, Innovation Adviser at North East BIC Those were the days… If anyone can remember the Fast Show, there was a character (Paul Hardcastle) whose punchline was “ain’t milk great”. If I...

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Returning to work post lockdown

Returning to work post lockdown

8th September 2020 | ,

After spending months in lockdown overcoming not only the fears of the pandemic, but the challenges of being furloughed, remote working and adapting to new ways of working, many organisations that can no longer...

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Green Recovery Action Network

16th August 2020

By Climate Action North East A green recovery which centre-stages climate action is the only way we can bounce forward and build back better and greener from the impact of Covid-19; and to withstand...

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RAW Success: What’s it like to hire an apprentice with RAW Talent?

RAW Success: What’s it like to hire an apprentice with RAW Talent?

3rd August 2020

RAW Digital spoke to Joanne Sinclair from the North East Business and Innovation Centre and asked her to share her experiences of working with Sarah, a digital marketing apprentice who had recently completed the RAW Digital...

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Avoid phishing scams

Avoid phishing scams

30th July 2020 |

The Coronavirus pandemic has forced many business owners across the country to change their ways of working. At the BIC, the majority of businesses began to work from home and our IT support team...

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RAW Success: Catching up with Digital Marketing Apprentice, Sarah Booth

RAW Success: Catching up with Digital Marketing Apprentice, Sarah Booth

26th July 2020

RAW Talent caught up with the North East BIC’s Digital Marketing Apprentice Sarah Booth, who completed a Digital Marketing course with RAW Digital back in 2019. Sarah completed the Talent Academy. Q: What was...

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Starting a business during a recession

Starting a business during a recession

3rd July 2020 |

It’s been said many times over the last few months that we find ourselves in unprecedented times due to Covid-19. When Boris Johnson announced the lockdown measures back on March 23, millions of business...

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Workspace adaptations to Covid-19 as lockdown eases

Workspace adaptations to Covid-19 as lockdown eases

9th June 2020

As lockdown lifts, businesses will be returning to a changed environment. Covid-19 has certainly altered life everywhere and each business will need to take steps to mitigate the risk of transmission and make their...

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