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Case Studies

The  North East BIC’s business advisers have a wealth of experience and have helped many on their path to self employment. See below for some examples of our most recent success stories.

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Design agency grows business at The Hub

A GRAPHIC designer whose clients include; the NHS, Grosvenor Casinos and Sunderland AFC has expanded his business by taking office space at The Hub Washington. After being made redundant in 2013 from Newcastle United,...

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Start up serves up

Start up serves up

By Jo Sinclair, marketing assistant: Here at the BIC no two days are the same when you are in the marketing team and on a cold day in October I had the pleasure of leaving...

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I’m Bored North East – so start a business!

I’m Bored North East – so start a business!

The sky’s the limit for a student who has started his own business aimed at promoting what’s on in the region. It was not Scott Anderson’s intention to start his own business; a student...

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Self Employment is Tickety Boo

Self Employment is Tickety Boo

By Ron Anderson, business adviser: For many people, the “dreaded” business plan and cash flow can seem like a meaningless task when all you want to do is get your business up and running....

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Start up business: 2 Hot 2 Handle

By Ron Anderson, business adviser: Many of our clients are ones that have been made redundant, it is an unsettling time and even though the markets might be starting to pick up jobs in...

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