‘You should never work with family or friends’. If that were true more than half of the UK’s successful business stories would never have been told… One such story is the Digital group of companies based here in the North East, operated by one such successful family - The Sharpe’s.
No Email Day is an annual event encouraging people to avoid email completely for 24hrs so they can be more productive - focusing on their 'real work' instead of all the 'busy work'.
Many of you reading this will have heard of Sage, the FTSE-100 software company based in Newcastle, but have you heard of Sage One, their cloud-based accounts and payroll software? No? Well, Sage One was launched in 2011 to provide a low-cost, jargon-free solution for start-ups and small
Now that I have your somewhat horrified attention, Dan Riley from Spearhead Interactive has been in touch with some terribly exciting news. They have only gone and developed a new tool to help visualise the assembly procedure for all manner of products – including the often dreaded flat-pack furni
Secret Origin That would be purely through playing with computer graphics when I was a little kid, I had an Omega 1200 with a 64 megabyte hard drive, so that would be my ‘super power’ because nobody else could save things on a hard drive while doing animation in those days. Also, getting a
When I sat down with Bobby this time he appeared visibly knackered but still bobbing up and down in his chair and the first thing he said to me was “We are making the magic happen”. They’ve been busy! Bobby informed me that the past week was possibly the “busiest week the teams have had yet
So, I know I promised some filmed interviews with the teams this week, however, they’ve not got ‘round to me yet. Fear not, they have been done and should be up on the site by next week. After the last update I was a little exhausted after hearing how jam-packed the programme had been so this
We at Epic Times are passionate about many things but two in particular, creative people and digital people. When the opportunity to acquire the long running and successful web conference DIBI came about, we leapt at the chance, and I’m here to tell you why. DIBI stands for Design It Build It,
I first met Andy when profiling Bobby Paterson at a packed Refresh Teeside. Seeming as we’ve been following the story of Searchcamp, I thought I’d sit down and have chinwag with one of it’s co-founders. What followed was a fascinating insight into the mind of a man who tirelessly does all he c