Why Social Media?

Come and celebrate European SME Week 2011 in Omagh Enterprise Company as part of the Innovation Enterprise Initiative Friday 7th October 2011 12.30pm – 2.00pm Joanne Sweeney-Burke, Media Box Social Media is an absolute must these days.  The truth is –  if your business is not actively online it will get left behind.  Recent research has […]

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Cloud Computing – a strategy guide for your business

Come and celebrate European SME Week 2011 in Omagh Enterprise Company as part of the Innovation Enterprise Initiative Thursday 6th October 2011 3.00pm – 4.00pm Sean McDermott, Loughtec What is all this cloud business?  Learn what it means, the Pros and cons of the Cloud.  Learn what the Drawbacks of the cloud are and what […]

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Growing your business during a recession

Come and celebrate European SME Week 2011 in Omagh Enterprise Company as part of the Innovation Enterprise Initiative Thursday 6th October 2011 2.00pm – 3.00pm Philip Bain Co-Founder and Director of Shredbank ‘Growing your business during a recession’ is delivered by Philip Bain, Co-Founder and Director of Shredbank.  The seminar will focus on key areas […]

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Infinite People Solutions – Catalyzing Innovation

Come and celebrate European SME Week 2011 in Omagh Enterprise Company as part of the Innovation Enterprise Initiative Tuesday 4th October 2011 12.30pm – 2.00pm Ann Rodgers, Infinite Solutions Innovation companies will explore ways to take advantage of the new space of the Innovation Centre.   Innovation is about people implementing new ideas that create value. […]

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Sarah Fyffe Photography nominated for Excellence in Customer Service

Congratulations to our client and tenant Sarah Fyffe Photography who have been nominated for the ‘Excellent in Customer Service’ award in the Omagh Business Awards. Omagh Enterprise is delighted to support the Omagh Business Awards 2011. The company would like to wish all the participants success and congratulate the Omagh Chamber of Commerce and Industry on the awards which will […]

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InterTradeIreland All-Island Innovation Conference 2011

Building Capability for Innovation   Keynote speaker: Professor Rosabeth Moss Kanter, The Ernest L. Arbuckle Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School   4 – 5 October 2011 The Whitla Hall Queen’s University Belfast   To register for the Conference, please click here Click here to view the Programme The 2011 All-Island Innovation Conference, entitled […]

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What Facebook’s Changes Mean for Marketers

Facebook’s bold list of changes, announced Thursday, will put more pressure on advertisers to come up with compelling content and integrate themselves further into consumers’ lives. The big loser? The “Like,” which will have a smaller role in marketing, industry analysts say. One big change is that Facebook has added a control in the top […]

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The Big Lottery Fund is offering rural communities across the UK a share of £5m to help them start up their own enterprises.

Over the last few weeks Village SOS – a prime-time BBC TV series –  followed the journey of six UK villages as they each used a Big Lottery Fund grant to start up a community enterprise to help them answer a local need and breathe new life into their area. And now, the Big Lottery […]

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Omagh Enterprise Company invites all SME’s to join us in Celebrating European Enterprise Week 2011

Omagh Enterprise Company will be hosting a number of seminars to celebrate European Enterprise Week and would like to invite all SME’s to join us. The topcis covered will include: Catalyzing Innovation Growing your business during a recession Cloud Computing Why Social Media?  Further details of the seminars are detailed below: Date Time Event Presenter […]

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Effective Low-Cost Marketing Seminar to take place at Omagh Enterprise

Practical tools and tips to help you reach more customers. Date:     Thursday 20 October 2011 Time:     7:00pm – 9:30 pm Venue:   Omagh Enterprise Company, Great Northern Road, Omagh BT78 5LU Effective marketing is the key to surviving the recession and generating the higher levels of sales needed for your business to grow. This seminar will […]

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From 31 October 2011, health and safety premises registration requirement will be abolished

Premises registration for health and safety From 31 October 2011, health and safety premises registration requirement will be abolished. New regulations are removing the requirements to register under the Factories Act (Northern Ireland) 1965 and also the notification requirements contained in the Office and Shop Premises Act (Northern Ireland) 1966. This means that from 31 […]

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PwC to host seminar aimed at helping new businessess expand in the future

Price Water House Coopers will be hosting a seminar on Friday 5th October aimed at helping new businesses expand in the future. The event, which will take place in their Belfast office will commence at 2pm and cover areas such as Strategic Planning, Good Financial Management and People Matters.    Details of the event and speakers […]

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Spires Art & Fernagh Custom Made Sheds nominated for Growth Through Export

Congratulations to our former tenant Spires Art and Fernagh Custom Made Sheds who have been nominated for the ‘Growth Through Export’ award in the Omagh Business Awards. Omagh Enterprise is delighted to support the Omagh Business Awards 2011. The company would like to wish all the participants success and congratulate the Omagh Chamber of Commerce and Industry on the […]

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30 September deadline for landlords allowance

Rate bills on rental property or properties must be paid by 30 September in order to receive landlords allowance If you are responsible for rates on a rental property or properties and pay your bill in full before 30 September 2011, you will receive your allowance. What happens if you pay after 30 September? If […]

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*** ONE DAY *** until the The Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards deadline. ENTER NOW

In partnership with Northern Bank and Invest NI, Northern Ireland’s longest-running business awards programme is open for entries. A VIP guest will crown the “Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2011” in Stormont. It could be you! The coveted title of “Young Entrepreneur of the Year” brings with it a substantial prize pool and extensive media […]

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Guidance brings clarity on national minimum wage

Invest Northern Ireland’s nibusinessinfo.co.uk website has issued revised guidance to clarify the rights of workers to be paid at least the National Minimum Wage (NMW). The updated guidance – available on www.nibusinessinfo.co.uk/minimumwage – takes into account the changes to the NMW rates, effective from 1 October 2011, and provides clear information and advice to employers […]

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Omagh Business Awards approach exciting climax

THE suspense is nearly over as Omagh Chamber of Commerce and the Ulster Herald get ready to announce the winners of the Omagh Business Awards 2011 at the Chamber’s annual gala dinner on Friday, October 7 in Kelly’s Inn. Speaking about the awards, which were launched in June this year, Chris Kelly, president of Omagh Chamber […]

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Heavenly Tasty Organics, Floral Temptations & iDesign nominated for Best Start-Up Business

Congratulations to our clients Heavenly Tasty Organics, Floral Temptations & idesign who have been nominated for the ‘Best Start-Up Business’ award in the Omagh Business Awards. Omagh Enterprise is delighted to support the Omagh Business Awards 2011, in particular the ‘Best Start Up Business Award’, given our role of supporting the creation of new businesses and the growth […]

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Made Not Born events return

New series of interactive leadership learning begins – book your free place now The Made Not Born Leadership Learning series aims to bring you some new techniques and processes to apply to your business and boost your own personal management and leadership development. The autumn/winter season events kick off on 27 and 28 September in […]

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Foster encourages local firms to seize export opportunities

Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster is encouraging experienced exporters, and those looking at exporting for the first time, to investigate business opportunities in new markets. The Minister was speaking after a meeting with Invest Northern Ireland Chief Executive Alastair Hamilton where export trends and access to trade development support for local businesses were discussed. Arlene Foster […]

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