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Events Virtual DABS Festival of Enterprise to celebrate entrepreneurship across County Durham

Virtual DABS Festival of Enterprise to celebrate entrepreneurship across County Durham

02/09/2020

On Wednesday 21st and Thursday 22nd of October, Durham Ambitious Business Start-ups (DABS) will be hosting a virtual Festival of […]

Business Advice 5 ways to be a good leader during periods of uncertainty

5 ways to be a good leader during periods of uncertainty

30/08/2020

Chances are things feel a bit out of the ordinary for your employees right now, so here’s how to help […]

Business Advice With furlough coming to an end, could this be the right time to start your own business?

With furlough coming to an end, could this be the right time to start your own business?

25/08/2020

In an effort to combat the effects of coronavirus on the UK workforce as the pandemic hit earlier this year, […]

Business Advice 6 ways to boost your productivity as an entrepreneur

6 ways to boost your productivity as an entrepreneur

25/08/2020

Running a small business requires a lot of energy, but there are steps you can take to avoid the dreaded […]

Business Advice Why does your business need a business plan?

Why does your business need a business plan?

18/08/2020

When it comes to running a business, you can’t just wing it A business plan defines your business: how it […]

Business Advice How to make your business stand out in a competitive industry

How to make your business stand out in a competitive industry

13/08/2020

Nobody likes feeling like a small fish in a big pond, but even small businesses can find ways to carve […]

Announcements Innovative programme to boost County Durham start-ups

Innovative programme to boost County Durham start-ups

01/06/2020

Durham Ambitious Business Start-ups (DABS) is an innovative new approach to supporting start-up businesses in County Durham. Set up by […]

Business Advice COVID-19: Guidance to employers and businesses in County Durham

COVID-19: Guidance to employers and businesses in County Durham

28/05/2020

Durham County Council is committed to keeping residents and businesses updated on the latest coronavirus (COVID-19) information. For the latest […]

Business Advice Top tips for saving your business money

Top tips for saving your business money

21/05/2020

Half the battle of running a profitable business is keeping your expenses down. This is particularly important for growing businesses, […]