Top green award collected for innovative recycling system

An Omagh-based company has picked up an all-island award for its green credentials.

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How Startups Can Build Lasting Relationships With Journalists

It’s a week before launch and you’re hoping to score some awesome traffic from a well-known publication.

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Innovation: What Do We Want?

The need for individuals and organisations to innovate is constantly promoted by economic theory, government policy and business organisations.

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FE sector to continue supporting local employers

Employment and Learning Minister, Dr. Stephen Farry, approved funding of £6.9 million for a further four years to continue the Employer Support Programme.

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Omagh Enterprise clients amongst the Sperrins leisure businesses connect to tourist campaign

Four leisure businesses in the Sperrins have been assisted by Invest Northern Ireland to embrace mobile communications technology that could help in attracting tourists expected to visit Northern Ireland as part of the NI2012 Our Time Our Place campaign.

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Greencastle to host ‘self help’ event for local people

SELF-help is very much the key to an innovative event next Wednesday which will offer practical support on a range of occupations to people from the Greencastle area.

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Help with workplace equality issues

“Of the 68,525 businesses in Northern Ireland in 2010, 98 per cent had fewer than 50 employees.

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Social economy means business with new Masterclass Series

Launching a new series of social economy Masterclasses entitled ‘Social Enterprise Means Business’ are series partners Jonathan McAlpin (UCIT) and Kevin Kelly (Podiem Ltd), Marie Marin (Employers For Childcare), who is speaking at the first event, and Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster.

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HMRC begins online advice seminars

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has begun a series of online presentations or webinars giving help on tax to businesses and the self employed.

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Research For The Small Business

Traditionally research has been associated with universities and largely seen as unrelated to our day-to-day lives.

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Brand news to engage with today’s kids online

“Today’s children are a generation that expects instant access to entertainment and friends, uses digital media to convey its identity, turns to YouTube as its preferred search channel and eschews email for more immediate communication with friends.”

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Heavenly Tasty Organics: award-winning after three months

Founder of Heavenly Tasty Organics Shauna McCarney from Co Tyrone won three business awards in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland since launching last August.

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Chief Executive highlights an increase in necessity entrepreneurship in the area

Chief Executive Dr Nicholas O’ Shiel expresses his surprise at gloomy economic outlook for Omagh district.

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Job Creation Opportunities Launched Across NI Next Week

Ortus, the business development agency, is looking for 10 social enterprises to develop their businesses into a franchise, and 20 community and voluntary or social enterprises interested in a franchisee arrangement to start up new social economy businesses as part of The Social Franchising Programme.

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Funding for farm modernisation scheme announced

Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development, Michelle O’Neill confirmed that £5.5 million had been secured to support farm businesses making small scale capital investments.

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Survive and Thrive Business Mentoring Programme invites you to a Business Information Evening.

Survive and Thrive Business Mentoring Programme invites you to a Business Information Evening at Omagh Enterprise Centre.

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Free Event for Start-Ups on Intellectual Property

Free Event for Start-Ups on Intellectual Property

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DARD & HMRC to host Omagh Roadshow to help farmers get online

Farmers are now being encouraged to fill in their animal registrations and Single Farm Payment applications online. They will also soon be required to do VAT returns online.

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6 Secrets to a Successful Start-up

All companies need to have the basics: a solid business model, a viable market, and a brilliant product or service. But the most important– and unpredictable– indicator of success is the entrepreneur. Do you have what it takes?

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New Jobs: New Challenges

Many companies continue to create new jobs and find new markets despite the current economic climate.

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