Business Opinion

Dr Joanna Berry

Joanna Berry: We need to engage children in thinking about their careers

Director of engagement at Newcastle University's Business School says that businesses and schools need to collaborate and then celebrate success

Graeme Whitfield column: Public and private sectors can work well together

Graeme Whitfield
The Journal's business editor on how neither the private nor the public sector has a monopoly on good practice

Glyn Evans column: being an ethical business is about more than charity

Rev Glyn Evans
Newcastle's city centre chaplain on what businesses need to do to ensure they are good corporate citizens

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Dr Joanna Berry

Joanna Berry: We need to engage children in thinking about their careers

Director of engagement at Newcastle University's Business School says that businesses and schools need to collaborate and then celebrate success

Graeme Whitfield

Graeme Whitfield column: Public and private sectors can work well together

The Journal's business editor on how neither the private nor the public sector has a monopoly on good practice

Rev Glyn Evans

Glyn Evans column: being an ethical business is about more than charity

Newcastle's city centre chaplain on what businesses need to do to ensure they are good corporate citizens

Beth Farhat, Northern Region TUC Secretary

Beth Farhat: We need to make the world of work more family friendly

Regional secretary of the TUC wants more help for young women struggling to get into the jobs market

Graeme Whitfield

Graeme Whitfield: Amazing things are happening right now in the North East

The business editor of The Journal on the inventive, irreverent and innovative business community

Sarah Glendinning, assistant director, CBI North East

Sarah Glendinning: Six things small businesses need to know about the new Government

The future success of the UK’s small business population is crucial, says Sarah Glendinning of the CBI

Carole White from TEDCO Business Support

Carole White: What can businesses do to support the growth agenda?

Chief executive of Tedco says businesses should play their part in cementing the UK as the best place to do business

Liz Mayes

Liz Mayes: Quality as well as quantity is needed with apprenticeships

Regional director of EEF says manufacturing and engineering apprenticeships are the standard others should be aspiring to

Sarah Glendinning, assistant director, CBI North East

Sarah Glendinning: Time to get back to business now dust has settled in Government

Assistant regional director of the CBI on the business challenges facing the new Government

Graeme Whitfield

Graeme Whitfield: I haven't met anyone in business who wants to leave the EU

The business editor of The Journal on how the vote on staying in the EU might be won

FSB North East regional chairman Ted Salmon

Ted Salmon: North East can lead the way on open data

Regional chairman of the FSB says that better data use could stimulate innovation and increase new business creation

Joanna Berry, entrepreneur and director of engagement at Newcastle University Business School

Joanna Berry: Let's shout about the North East

Newcastle University Business School's director of external relations on the need to show off the region's best features

Graeme Whitfield

Graeme Whitfield: There are few things worse than a smug Tory

The Journal's business editor on why the post-election stability might not last too long

Paul Woolston

Paul Woolston column: There is tangible positivity in North East business community

Chairman of the North East LEP says his organisation had made key appointments to help drive the region's economy

Rev Glyn Evans

Glyn Evans: Where do companies get their values?

Co-chair of the North East Institute of Business Ethics asks how companies can define their values

Sarah Glendinning, assistant director, CBI North East

Sarah Glendinning: Productivity growth remains the tough nut to crack

The assistant regional director of the CBI says that weak productivity growth is one of the key challenges facing the UK economy

Beth Farhat: Conservative strike legislation is a blow for democracy

Regional secretary of the TUC says Tory plans to legislate on strike ballots is taking away a democratic right

Paul Mankin of PwC

North East deal values rise almost 20% in Q1 of 2015 - Paul Mankin's M&A analysis

The first quarter is traditionally the quietest but 2015 launched with a series of high profile North East deals, as PwC's Paul Mankin reveals

Beth Farhat, regional secretary at the Northern TUC

Beth Farhat: The rising number of black and Asian workers in low-paid jobs

"For all the talk of a recovery, our economy still isn't creating enough well-paid, permanent jobs to meet demand," said Beth Farhat

Beth Farhat, regional secretary at the Northern TUC

General Election 2015: TUC's Regional Secretary Beth Farhat explains what business wants

General Election 2015: Beth Farhat of the North East TUC explains what the region's workers and businesses want from next month's election

Videos & Photos

Lee Westwood during the official opening of his Filly course at Close House in Northumberland with owner Graham Wylie

Sales up 7% at Close House Golf Club owned by multi-millionaire Graham Wylie

The Fred Olsen Balmoral docked at Port of Tyne

Sneak preview of leading cruise ship set to be based on the Tyne next summer

Guests at Muckle LLP's headquarters for a dinner in celebration of AIM's 20th anniversary

North East business leaders gather for AIM 20th anniversary dinner

 

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