Omagh: A Call For Action

Omagh is the county town of Tyrone and the second largest District Council area in Northern Ireland. The town of Omagh is centrally located within the South West and with a population of over 20,000 is by far the largest town in the region.

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Heavenly Tasty Organics Wins Best Small Business!

Shauna McCarney from Heavenly Tasty Organics picks up the award for ‘Best Small Business’ at the Women in Business Awards 2012, which took place on Thursday 22nd November 2012 at Ramada Plaza, Shaws Bridge Belfast.

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Can Your Business Grow?

Recent estimates suggest the global rate of economic growth is more likely to be around 2% rather than 4%, which presents challenges for individuals, companies and countries around the world.

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Are You Fully Mobile?

Smartphones have become an essential part of our lives, as we carry them with us when we wake up and, according to research, keep them beside us when we sleep.

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Thinking of Starting a Business? Why not consider Franchising.

The Northern Ireland Franchise Show 2012 will see some of the top UK & Irish Franchises visit Northern Ireland – all of whom are looking for local people to become their new business partner.

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Are You Looking For Money? Part II

We all need money to pay for the necessities of life and a new business is no different, as it needs money to finance start-up and running costs.

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Avoid slips and trips

Although they might not sound serious, slips and trips account for a third of all major injuries reported in the workplace. Approximate costs to businesses and the economy are more than £500 million a year.

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5 Better Ways to Network on Twitter and LinkedIn

Social media is like a professional cocktail hour — a way to connect, share and interact with others beyond the confines of your cubicle.

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Fire safety and risk assessment

Each year people die or are seriously injured as a result of fires at work. Besides loss of life, fire costs UK business millions of pounds, from damage to property, loss of business, fines, compensation claims and insurance premiums.

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How small businesses can deliver good customer service

Satisfied customers remain loyal to you and recommend you to others. Alastair Kight, managing director of GRITIT, offers five simple steps for delivering good customer service.

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Starting a tourist accommodation business

Owning and running your own tourist accommodation business can be very rewarding but there are many things you should consider before starting.

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Heavenly Tasty is ‘Pitch Perfect’

The Fintona entrepreneur behind one of the Omagh area’s most exciting up-and-coming businesses has been selected to represent Northern Ireland in the final of the UK’s biggest small business competition.

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Are You An Internet Addict?

The benefits of the internet are well documented and enjoyed by hundreds of millions of people every day. There is general agreement that access to the internet is a good thing, as it empowers individuals and makes companies and economies more productive.

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