Business Resources

From business plans templates to expert blogs, we offer a range of tools and resources to help you develop your business.

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Here to help your business

Our business tools and resources can help you start and sustain a successful venture. Documents such as our business plan and cash flow templates play an important part in understanding the feasibility of your business idea, whilst updates from our team will help you develop your business with best practice and expert insight. The resources below are just some from our library, so get in touch to learn more about other resources we offer.

Expert guides and blogs

Lisa Murphy: Creating a COVID Safe Workplace

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Laura Bowler, Pen-gage: First Time Pensions

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Useful links

North East Growth Hub

The North East Growth Hub lists business support, funding and networking opportunities for SMEs and start-ups, as well as providing expert resources.

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Skills Hub

The Skills Hub lists training and support opportunities for individuals seeking to develop their skills or who want advice on how to start a business.

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The HMRC website hosts key services for the self-employered and employers, including the self-assessment tax return portal and guidance on legal obligations.

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UN Sustainable Development Goals

The UN Sustainable Development Goals identify 17 key challenges the world faces. They offer inspiration around how your businesses can act sustainably and make a positive impact.

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Case study

Keith Whalen: “PNE’s start-up course was the best thing I could have done.”

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