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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, […]

Business Advice GDPR in a nutshell: The business owner’s guide to GDPR

GDPR in a nutshell: The business owner’s guide to GDPR

21/05/2020

Since May 2018, every business in the UK has had to abide by General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). And we’re […]

Business Advice How to perfect your pitch and secure investment to take your business further

How to perfect your pitch and secure investment to take your business further

21/05/2020

A pitch can make or break your business. Hit all the right notes and you could bring in the investment […]

Business Advice How to launch a business without losing everything

How to launch a business without losing everything

21/05/2020

For many, launching a start-up business can feel like a pipe dream. Though it’s something they aspire to do, the […]