Enterprise fund for Small Enterprises

Enterprise Ireland announces new Sustaining Enterprise Fund for Small Enterprises. Smaller businesses can access repayable funding of up to €50K to support business continuity.

Online Food Programme

An innovative new online food programme, from the Local Enterprise Offices, is set to boost the number of Irish food start-ups. The Digital School of Food is the first of its kind in Europe and gives food entrepreneurs expert advice and guidance, from their home, office or kitchen.

Roadmap for reopening Society and Business

The government has set out a Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business, which sets out a five-stage plan to ease the COVID-19 restrictions and reopen Ireland’s economy and society.

Need a hand to get over the COVID hump?

Learn International is committed to the development of accessible, affordable and equitable international educational opportunities for university students. A popular programme is providing quality internships to university students, from around the globe, who study subjects ranging from hospitality and tourism to computer science and interior merchandising to mechanical engineering. Under the current situation, they are […]

COVID-19 Business Supports Hub

Bord Failte has an online hub offering practical and relevant advice and guidance to Tourism companies on their COVID-19 Business Supports Hub.

Free eCollege Courses for Employers and Employees from the Education and Training Board

Dublin/Dun Laoghaire Education and Training Board (DDLETB) is offering, under the ‘Skills to Advance’ initiative Free eCollege courses to help support employees who are currently affected by the COVID-19 crisis. eCollege is an online training platform which provides a range of high-quality interactive courses for learners who wish to study at home. All courses have […]

Enterprise Ireland supports for Retail Companies

Enterprise Ireland is launching a call for funding to support retail companies to enhance their digital capability. The Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation (DBEI) has proposed this Scheme in response to the COVID-19 crisis. This is a competitive fund which will be administered by Enterprise Ireland on behalf of DBEI with a total fund […]


Ruth Hallinan of Data Privacy Solutions has written an article for Plato companies in GDPR considerations during the COVID- 19 Crisis. Click here to see the article.

How to Lead Through a Crisis

During these unprecedented times, leaders must take action.  Learn how to implement leadership in this article that suggests 5 actions to prepare and respond.