RTÉ’s Dragons’ Den Seeks Entrepreneurs

RTÉ’s Dragons’ Den Seeks Entrepreneurs  ‘One idea, one pitch, one deal away from the dream’    Do you have a killer idea, an amazing invention or a new ‘must have’ product ready for investment? Do you have the powers of persuasion needed to part the Dragons from their cash?   If so then apply online now at: www.rte.ie/dragonsden […]

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Enterprise NI rewarded for Excelllent Management

The management excellence of Enterprise Northern Ireland (ENI) has been rewarded as the organisation was named the ‘Outstanding Training Provider’ at the prestigious Chartered Management Institute (CMI) awards in central London. ENI was the only organisation from Northern Ireland to scoop such an award, fending off strong competition from 41 shortlisted candidates across a range […]

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Stay on Benefits & test starting up your own Business

Are you currently unemployed and interested in starting your own business? Is it something you’ve always thought about doing but think the risk is too great? What if we told you, you could start up your own business, while still retaining your entitlement to benefit and also receive an additional £15 weekly top-up fee? How? All […]

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Marketing masterclass helps businesses beat the recession.

Fourty-seven local small businesses keen to find out how to beat the recession attended an evening seminar on ‘effective marketing’ in Omagh last Thursday. (October 20). Held at Omagh Enterprise Company, the event was co-hosted by Business in the Community along with DARD Rural Enterprise. Sponsored bt ESB Independent Energy and delivered in partnership with […]

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Deadline for paper tax returns approaching

The 31 October 2011 deadline for filing paper tax returns is only a few days away Anyone filing a paper tax return will need to ensure it is filed with HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) by Monday 31 October 2011 or a face late-filing penalty. You will now be hit with a £100 penalty even […]

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Tyrone firm secures major contract in Kurdistan

Sean McBride, EMS Ltd pictured with Enterprise Minister, Arlene Foster at the Invest Northern Ireland trade mission to Kurdistan. Tyrone firm, EMS Ltd secured a £7.5 million contract to supply recycling equipment during trade mission. A Tyrone company has secured a £7.5million contract during a Northern Ireland Trade mission to Kurdistan. Environmental Marketing Solutions (EMS) […]

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Office Units available to let

Omagh Enteprise Company manages a portfolio of 64,000 square feet of workspace suitable for hi-tech, manufacturing, light industry or office-based businesses ranging from 180 square feet to 1,000 square feet. Omagh Enterprise Company is committed to giving businesses the most comprehensive business accommodation package including: Flexible lease agreements with no long term commitment Competitive Pricing […]

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I Did It… My Way!

I did it My Way! He certainly did!  Dermot Devlin has not only changed the accessibility of businesses and places but has given disabled people more confidence to get out and about with his new website www.mywayaccess.com Built by disabled, for disabled people, My Way Access has opened up a whole new world to disabled […]

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Smallbusinesscan.com announce free Business Live Events for all SME’s doing, or thinking about doing, business outside of NI

Previously untold stories of international business success will be shared with hundreds of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and aspiring entrepreneurs as part of a major events tour being organised by Ulster Bank in association with Small Business Can. Business Live will feature 14 dates across the island – five in Northern Ireland – between […]

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Ten Top Tips to get more out of your Social Media Efforts

Check out this Blog Post from www.10thstep.com– Ten Top Tips on engaging your customer with your business and geting more out of your social media efforts. The social media bandwagon is truly in full swing with a large percentage of small businesses seeing social media as a low cost way to create awareness of their […]

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HMRC to deliver free workshops for employers and the self-employed in Northern Ireland

Today’s businesses are facing tough times and the most successful know when to make use of the available help. That help is at hand for businesses during October when HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) continues to bring its programme of free workshops to Banbridge, Belfast, Craigavon and Londonderry. The workshops are aimed at employers, sole […]

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Foster and Lidington encourage local companies to do business in Europe

Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster is pictured with Minister for Europe, Rt Hon David Lidington MP at a round table event in Belfast, held in association with NI Chamber of Commerce, where local businesses had the opportunity to discuss levels of exports to Europe and any issues or barriers they currently face. Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster […]

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Omagh Enterprise Company Construction Works Notice

Omagh Enterprise Company Limited are seeking Expressions of Interest from Economic Operators/Consortium who wish to be considered for inclusion on a restricted list of design and build contractors for the design & construction of an Innovation Growth Centre comprising of a two storey extension to the Omagh Enterprise Centre. A construction period of 49 weeks […]

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Entrepreneurs see the glass as half full in NI

Local finalists in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year competition believe that despite the economic uncertainty Northern Ireland has much to be positive about when it comes to innovative business people. Symon Ross reports. Entrepreneurialism is alive and well in Northern Ireland. At least that is the view of two of the seven […]

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New Northern Ireland business loan scheme pledged

The head of Invest NI has said that a new scheme to give loans to companies which cannot access equity could be operational in three months’ time. Alastair Hamilton said the fund, worth about £50m, was part of measures being taken to help small and medium-sized businesses in difficult economic times. He said that interest […]

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Heavenly Tasty Organic Ltd & Learning SPACE short-listed for Innovation/Entrepreneurship Award at Women in Business NI Awards 2011

A huge congratulations to our clients Shauna McCarney of Heavenly Tasty Organic Ltd and Lorraine McAleer of Learning Space who have been shortlisted for the Innovation/Entrepreneurship Award at the Women in Business NI Awards 2011. See today’s Irish News article below for further information on this fantastic event. It was judgement day yesterday for the […]

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Need finance for your business and the banks arent lending?

The Enterprise Northern Ireland Loan Fund (ENI Loan Fund) provides loans to individuals both looking to start, or already running, their own business, who can demonstrate a viable business proposal, but who are unable to access mainstream sources of finance. Over the past year or so with their partners, ENI have led the way in helping […]

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AD Pottie & Co. Ltd – Tax Strategy workshop this Thursday

Tax Strategy Workshops The tax strategy marketplace has been pretty barren since the disguised remuneration rules introduced on 9th December 2010. Providers have been working hard on coming up with new solutions and we’re delighted to announce that we have a full suite of new tax saving products available for you to look at. More […]

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Enterprise Minister announces investment by a new Tyrone materials handling business

Pictured with the Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster, Brian Kelly, Production Manager, Paddy McMeel, Sales and Marketing Director, Paul Ward, Procurement Manager and Gerry Donnelly, Financial Controller. Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster has announced a £1.4 million investment by Irish Manufacturing Services Ltd (IMS) to establish a new materials handling business in Aughnacloy, Co. Tyrone. IMS has […]

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Office Units available to let

Omagh Enteprise Company manages a portfolio of 64,000 square feet of workspace suitable for hi-tech, manufacturing, light industry or office-based businesses ranging from 180 square feet to 1,000 square feet. Omagh Enterprise Company is committed to giving businesses the most comprehensive business accommodation package including: Flexible lease agreements with no long term commitment Competitive Pricing […]

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