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Helping to Support anyone who knows someone who is struggling with mental health this Christmas time

Helping to Support anyone who knows someone who is struggling with mental health this Christmas time

10th December 2019 |

Myself and Helen want to help support all our BIC family and fellow tenants over this Christmas time and into 2020. If you know someone who is suffering with mental health issues, we would...

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Christmas Presents Appeal – Salvation Army

Christmas Presents Appeal – Salvation Army

6th December 2019

Please support your local Christmas Present Appeal by donating new, unwrapped toys and gifts for children who might not otherwise receive a Christmas present. The gifts will then be wrapped and distributed to those...

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Pollinator Parks

Pollinator Parks

20th September 2019

If you’ve visited the BIC recently, you may have spotted our Pollinator Park just behind the Jupiter Centre which we created earlier in the spring. The project was led by one of our tenants...

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Igniting innovation across the North East

Igniting innovation across the North East

20th September 2019 |

Designed to unlock the innovative potential of local SMEs, the North East BIC’s SME Innovation Programme, funded through ERDF, enables businesses from across the region to think differently – using innovation as a powerful...

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Let’s embrace a culture of innovation

Let’s embrace a culture of innovation

6th September 2019 |

By: Debbie Simpson, Innovation Adviser Working at the North East BIC on the SME Innovation Programme allows me to speak to many companies and individuals, giving me a great insight into how they work...

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Spotting a gap in the market and using it for good!

Spotting a gap in the market and using it for good!

18th June 2019 |

Spotting a gap in the market is how we all think about business success. This is one of the classic key success factors in business. If someone has spotted a gap in the market...

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Are you ready for co-working?

Are you ready for co-working?

17th June 2019

Open Space co-working at the BIC brings together freelancers from across our region to share a modern, open plan workspace. It’s a great way to work independently yet still have people to talk to...

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Working Parents: How do you do it all?!

Working Parents: How do you do it all?!

7th June 2019 | ,

By Katie Bulmer-Cooke, Business Woman and Working Mam! Katie Bulmer-Cooke speaks to the BIC about running her own business, the benefits of flexible working and the dreaded ‘mam guilt’. Since having my second baby...

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How to make your customers feel valued

How to make your customers feel valued

29th May 2019

By Shirley Hermiston, Business Support Manager ‘The Customer is King’ is an age-old axiom and one of the most commonly used phrases in business, helping companies secure repeat custom since the dawn of time....

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Top tips for Instagram success

Top tips for Instagram success

24th May 2019 |

By Jane Moscardini, Marketing Manager, Listen and Like  With 1 billion monthly active users, Instagram is now proving to be a popular marketing platform for businesses. The founder of Listen and Like lists her...

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