LEO Innovation Investment Fund closes this Monday 31st July 2017!

If you are planning to introduce new or improved products, services or processes in your small business, you may qualify to apply online for up to €25,000 under the new National LEO Innovation Investment fund with an overall fund of €1.5Million. LEO Fingal is currently taking applications for this “Innovation Investment Fund”. If you have […]

Are you and your business BREXIT ready?

The Minister of State for Employment and Small Business Pat Breen T.D. has urged micro and small businesses to prepare for Brexit and to talk to their Local Enterprise Office (LEO) about the range of LEO supports now available. The Minister has announced a suite of Brexit supports totalling €3.4 million, now available to micro […]

Office space to rent in Clondalkin Village

Oakfield Trust, a community based social enterprise, currently have 3 spacious offices to rent in the Oakfield area in Clondalkin, in the heart of Clondalkin village. Oakfield Trust was established in response to the need from community based projects and agencies to find suitable premises in the Clondalkin area. The offices provide easy access to […]

Are you planning to export, explore or develop new market opportunities?

LEO Fingal has launched a new grant aimed to help and encourage small businesses to export. The “Technical Assistance for Micro-Exporters” (TAME) grant provides funding to businesses that are looking at ways of generating new sales in export markets. Partly as a response to the impending impacts of BREXIT, the TAME grant has been introduced […]

5 Web Design Tips

Social media platforms change constantly, and are forever moving the goalposts, not to mention the fact that you do not own your social media account and it could therefore be closed down at any given time! You do however own your website so it should be the best you can make it; click here for […]

Social Media for SMEs

Ian Jackson has set up Social Media for SMEs to help small businesses maintain a strong presence in social media, notably Facebook and LinkedIn. For a modest monthly fee, he guarantees to post news items daily to clients’ pages, building likes and follows. The service is aimed at SMEs who don’t have the time or […]

LEO Innovation Investment Fund Open Until 31st July 2017

Local Enterprise Offices have launched a €1.5 million national “Innovation Investment fund” to help SMEs prepare for Brexit. The fund is open to small businesses at start up or growth stage, with up to 10 staff. The closing date for online applications is 31st July 2017. Full details are here.

InterTradeIreland’s Brexit Advisory Service

InterTradeIreland has launched a new Brexit Advisory Service for potential and current cross-border traders. The new Advisory service is focused on providing all the latest relevant new, information, events and support. It will also provide one-to-one support for SMEs across a range of issues. Click here for more information.

4 Reasons Your Outdated SEO Strategy Isn’t Sustainable

With Google constantly changing it’s algorithm to avoid spammers, SMEs nowadays are finding it harder to keep up to date with what works best for their SEO. This useful article from Small Business Can on why antiquated SEO strategies don’t work anymore and what you need to be doing instead might help! Click here to […]