Scaleup North East Podcast - Mabel Group
Ailsa Anderson conducted a live interview with Christina Bell from Mabel Group one of the region's fastest-growing businesses. Find out how they more than doubled the size of their business in 12 months, the challenges they have faced, and how they overcame them.
Regional Talent Engines programme launches to support aspiring entrepreneurs
The Royal Academy of Engineering’s Enterprise Hub is opening applications for the September intake of its Regional Talent Engines programme for people based in Northern Ireland, North West England, North East England, and Yorkshire & the Humber
UK Life Sciences Boom - by Paul Rainford
Surging energy prices, a cost-of-living crisis, looming stagflation and struggling stock markets: 2022’s financial headlines have seemed almost universally negative. Amidst all this gloom, it should not be forgotten that, in the UK, the life science sector is experiencing something of a boom
STEM Spotlight: Janine Marshall
Janine Marshall has worked for RTC North for just over 14 years, Janine is STEM Hub Contract Manager. As part of the STEM Spotlights series, we caught up with Janine to find out what her role involves, what a typical day in the STEM team looks like, the challenges, and the proudest moments in her career to date...
Reflecting on 2021 and welcoming 2022
It is always at this point of the year I like to pause and reflect on the last 12 months, and what a year it has been. Supply chains continue to hit the headlines…
Supply Chain North-East continued to ramp up on activities in 2021, connecting SMEs to some of the biggest Supply Chain opportunities of the day. An introduction to all of these were presented at the successful ‘Showcase North East’ exhibition in July.
Scaleups strengthen through disruption
As one year ends and we prepare for another, Sarah Pavlou, programme manager at Scaleup North East, highlights the value of entrepreneurship to the economy and how Scaleup North East is primed to help more SMEs take the next steps on their growth journeys during 2022 and beyond.
Ask RTC: Christmas Message From Sarah Pavlou
It’s been a whirlwind… back-to-back teams’ meetings, zoom fatigue, kids, dogs, lockdown, masks, change, stress, mental health, and the list continues.
Our vocabulary has changed but as Leaders, we can change it back. STOP this Christmas! It’s now time to REFLECT.
Ask RTC: An interview with Chris Jones, STEM Ambassador
STEM Ambassadors are a UK national treasure, they bring fresh and inspiring perspectives to young learners. Chris Jones became a STEM Ambassador in November 2018 and we caught up with Chris to find out his reasons for signing up and how he benefits from volunteering
Spincraft Bolsters Director Team Via Experience Bank Group
Don Murray recently joined Standex Engineering Technologies Group’s Spincraft UK business as Managing Director earlier this year, and he was so impressed with his own journey that when he was ready to expand his senior leadership team, he turned again to Peter Neal at Experience Bank Group.
Five tips to creating an Olympic level business
The Olympics is a great time to see just how important, having a vision, clear objectives and goals is to the success of a competing athlete.
If you want to have an Olympic level business where you as a leader and your team members are highly effective and successful performers, then follow these five top tips.
Pitchfest to help more businesses get investment ready - Georgia Riley
Innovate UK EDGE is looking for high-growth small to medium-sized businesses that are aiming to raise £500k+ of investment to scale their operations. Targeted at the best and brightest businesses with new or existing innovative products or services, Pitchfest is open for applications once again.
The Lessons Trees Teach Us - Sarah Spence
When it comes to setting new goals, September is the new January. Summer is almost over, the nights are creeping in, but this month brings with it an energy on what people need to focus on in their business and indeed their personal lives before the end of the year. It’s that back-to-school mentality, we are conditioned to think of the change of season as a fresh start.
Cuvama launches the first native Customer Value Management platform – the next evolution of CRM
Innovate UK-backed SaaS tech business, cuvama, has launched the first native Customer Value Management (CVM) platform to address the growing problem of a lack of infrastructure for value management for B2B software subscription pricing businesses. The platform, developed off the back of market demand and customer feedback, enables software companies and their customers to connect on value.
First Sponsor confirmed for the North East STEM Awards
The North East STEM Hub is delighted to announce Worley as the first sponsor of its North East STEM Awards. Every day Worley helps its customers in the energy, chemicals and resources sectors get one step closer to delivering a more sustainable world. And it is committed to finding and supporting the workforce of the future through STEM activities.
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The 2021 North East STEM Awards are officially LIVE and open for applications!
This prestigious virtual awards ceremony on the 15th July 2021, celebrates and recognises North East STEM Ambassadors and STEM organisations who, through their interaction, have inspired, engaged and enthused many young people and their teachers in STEM over the past year.