It’s Local Enterprise Week!

Over 300 events are taking place throughout the country as part of Local Enterprise Week which runs from Monday 4th March to Friday 8th March. Click here to see what’s happening in Dublin.

New Digital School of Food

A great new learning hub has been designed to support you in developing your food manufacturing businesses from start-up to the growth phase. Click here to find out what’s included in the course, and for full details.

Entrepreneurship Challenge 2019 – Application Deadline this Wednesday 27th February at 5pm

Entrepreneurship Challenge 2019 is a collaboration between Technological University Dublin, Dublin City Council and Local Enterprise Office – Dublin City which matches micro / small-medium enterprises and social enterprises in Dublin with teams of Final Year or Masters Level – Entrepreneurship Students. There is no cost to the enterprise and intellectual property rights and confidentiality […]

Miscellaneous Provisions Act is coming

There is an upcoming change to employment legislation called the Miscellaneous Provisions Act, which will be introduced in the first week of March 2019. ISME is holding a webinar on the upcoming changes on 27th February at 11.30am and if you would like to take part, please register your interest at [email protected] If you’d like […]

MODOS Training Programme – Circular Economy for SMEs

MODOS is an entrepreneurship programme that encourages the development of innovative and sustainable business. This training course is designed to assist small and medium enterprises operating in the Dublin area to apply circular economy principles in improving their business. A circular economy is a regenerative system in which resource input and waste, emission, and energy […]

Enterprise Europe Network

The Enterprise Europe Network helps business grow through tailored support, new business and technology partnerships, commercial opportunities, licensing deals, and partners searches for EU funded R&D. Their services are tailored to SMEs but are also available to all other businesses. Click here for more details.

InterTradeIreland Events

InterTradeIreland, the cross border body within the remit of  developing trade across the island of Ireland, have a number of events coming up in Dublin including: a workshop on forming joint ventures & consortia on January 22nd; an innovation lecture on January 23rd; Go-2-Tender workshop on January 29th. See their website for further details.

Dynamic Leadership Programmes Available for Public, Private and Not-For-Profit Sectors

Common Purpose is a global not-for-profit organisation that provides experiential leadership development programmes for people from across the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Common Purpose has been running its dynamic programmes in Ireland for over 20 years, providing leaders with the inspiration, skills and connections to become more effective leaders. Common Purpose’s 75,000 alumni worldwide […]

Do You Know What Finance Support is Available for Your Business?

The Government is working with finance providers to support SME financing. The Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation has put together a useful guide to explain the types of equity and debt financing support and resources available for different businesses. Please click here to download your copy of this free guide.

Sales Training Workshop – 11th December

Smart Sales Hub are running a  Sales Training Workshop at  the Louis Fitzgerald Hotel on Tuesday 11th December. It’s a full day workshop from 10:00am – 4:00pm and costs €97.00. Attendees will learn to develop new and empowering behaviours, attitudes and sales skills. The workshop will facilitate the learning of how/where to create and find […]