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Surviving Self Assessment

By Julie Allan | 28/11/2018

The self assessment filing deadline of 31 January is fast approaching. If you haven’t filed yours yet here’s a guide to help you get it done.   

Coworking Newsletter – December 2018

By Jo Cameron | 04/01/2019

This month we have news from our Newcastle and Darlington Christmas Parties, details of Newcastle University Business School Support Programme for small businesses and our 2019 Coworking Days

Meet your Coworker…. David Herbert

By Jo Cameron | 12/11/2018

David Herbert is our fantastic local remote worker who regularly attends our Blyth, Durham, Newcastle and South Shields Coworking days. It was great to find out more about David and his role at the British Antarctic Survey (BAS).

4 Benefits to Analysing Your Marketing Activities

By Michelle Lucherini | 17/10/2018

The majority of businesses, big or small, undertake some form of regular marketing whether this be attending networking events, sending out email “newsletters”, posting on social media, creating content for their website or paying for advertising.  . 

Coworking Newsletter – October 2018

By Jo Cameron | 17/10/2018

Our monthly Coworking newsletter is for people who work for themselves in the North East, and would really rather not always work by themselves. This month we have news of our Newcastle and Darlington Christmas Parties, an update from our Macmillan Coworking Fundraiser and our Autumn Coworking Days

Meet your Coworker…. Kathryn Dishman-Baird

By Kathryn Dishman-Baird | 17/10/2018

Kathryn Dishman-Baird runs a successful PR company and regularly attends our Blyth and Newcastle Coworking days. It was great to find out more about Kathryn and her fantastic business KD Communications. 

Meet your Coworker….. Michelle Lucherini

By Michelle Lucherini | 12/06/2018

Michelle Lucherini is our adopted Geordie Coworker from Chicago who runs a successful Marketing company and attends our Newcastle Coworking days. It was great to find out more about Michelle and her fabulous business Michelle Lucherini Marketing. 

Won’t Pay or Can’t Pay?

By Nancy Radford | 04/06/2018

People who won’t pay cause small business owners more hassle than any other issue. Years ago, my husband and I owned a quick print business. I hadn’t realised how much chasing payment impacted my life until I overheard my daughter (6) and a friend playing shops: “Now we’ll just close the shop and then I will…

5 ways to become your own PR machine

By Kathryn Dishman-Baird | 30/04/2018

Our second guest blog this month comes from our fantastic Coworker and PR Expert Kathryn Dishman-Baird from KD Communications…… Imagine this. Your key stakeholders see your brand out there on a regular basis. They read about you in the press, see you on social media media getting involved in conversations, they read, watch or listen to…

5 minutes with….. Nicola Burt-Skinner – The Wellness Academy

By Jo Cameron | 30/04/2018

Nicola Burt-Skinner is a successful and entertaining Coworkers who attends our Darlington Coworking days. It was great to find out more about Nicola and her fantastic business The Wellness Academy for Working Women.   TELL US ALL ABOUT THE WELLNESS ACADEMY….. The Wellness Academy for Working Women is  an online membership area where women can…