A national programme called 'New Frontiers' to develop entrepreneurs will commence in Spring 2015. Funded by Enterprise Ireland, the programme will be delivered locally by GMIT in the Innovation Hubs, Galway and Mayo. If you believe that you are capable of building a new company, creating employment and generating revenue in your locality, act now and apply for a place on Ireland's largest entrepreneur development programme!
This year's annual Spirit of Entrepreneurship Evening will take place on Monday 15th Sept from 4.30pm in St. Mary's Hall, GMIT, Castlebar in Co. Mayo. Firstly there will be an exhibition of client companies of the GMIT Innovation Hubs and Enterprise Support Agencies. Check out some of our exciting company and their products. Entrepreneur and Dragon's Den Investor Bobby Kerr will then host two discussions.
Have you run a successful business for at least one year? ÃÂ Have you proven your concept? ÃÂ Will it survive in the long term? ÃÂ Is it profitable? ÃÂ Can you produce audited accounts? ÃÂ Do you operate in a niche market or offer something different in an established field? ÃÂ These are some of the questions that will be dealt with at the next MOCC due to take place on Wednesday 1st May in the Innovation in Business Centre (IiBC) at GMIT Castlebar at 9.30am where Tony Fitzpatrick Ã¢ÂÂ Managing Director with Franchise Your Business ( www.franchiseyourbusiness.ie) will be speaking about Ã¢ÂÂIs Your Business Worth FranchisingÃ¢ÂÂ.ÃÂ
The IiBC CastlebarÂ are hosting anÂ InterTrade Ireland Equity Network Workshop on 14th May at 10:30amÂ in theÂ Centre.Â Â This event is aimed at SMEs who are interested in becoming 'investor ready'.Â Companies who are interested in entering the Seedcorn Competition this year can discover the process for entering the competition and received advice on what an investor looks for in a business plan. This workshop is FREE of charge.Â Â
Are you a business in the Agri-food, Life Science, Technology or Tourism Sector trading in the North West of Ireland with an idea to develop your business but you just don’t have the time or money to progress it? Would you like to fast track your idea by working with a creative business? Or are you a Creative Business looking for new clients? If so, you’ll want to apply for a new fund that has re-opened in the North West.