Cork City Local Enterprise office are running a number of events over the next few weeks.
Christmas Visual Merchandising … with London-based Visual Merchandiser, Lara Curry
- Monday 15/11/21
Reawaken your offering, breath life back into your retail space and metaphorically “bring Christmas to life” so you are ready for the new season with new energy!
Award winning Visual Merchandiser, Lara Curry, will be joined by Irish Retail Expert, James Burke, to help owners/managers of retail outlets who want to improve the visual merchandising aspects of their window and shop interior displays.
For further information and/or to book online, go to ….
LEAN for Micro – November 2021
Discover how a LEAN approach to your business can help you to complete tasks Quicker, Smarter, Cheaper, Better and make your business more efficient.
For successful applicants, Group Training is scheduled for 9th and 16th November (09:30-13:00), with dates for one-to-one mentoring to be agreed between participants and Jigsaw Better Business. Closing date for applications for the November Programme is 29/10/21 ….
Note: The LEAN for Micro programme will also be included in our Spring/Summer Training Schedule.
Start Your Own Business course
- 6 X Wednesdays, commencing on 27/10/21
This six-part course will enable participants to assess the viability of their business ideas and to understand the essential elements required to start up and run their own business.
Click on the following link for further details and to book your place online …
Export Programme 2021/22
“An exciting and pragmatic opportunity if you would like to strengthen your export marketing strategy.”
This programme will inform, facilitate, focus and prepare craft and design businesses in the expansion of an overseas marketing strategy. The programme is a partnership between the Local Enterprise Offices (LEOs) and Design Crafts Council of Ireland (DCCI).
Here is the link to the programme brochure and to the online application form ….
Closing date for applications is 10/11/21.
Facebook for Business – Beginners
Learn to set up a Facebook page for your business, be able to upload images and edit the settings on your page using your smartphone and/or PC or laptop.
Trading Online Voucher (TOV) – Information Webinar
The TOV information webinar is the first step in applying for the Trading Online Voucher. Learn about the Scheme and how best to use and get value from the Voucher to support your online trading proposition.
Click on the following links to book one of the upcoming information webinars ….
- Webinar 10/11/21, 09:30-11:30
- Webinar 23/11/21, 09:30-11:30
Prepare your Business for Customs
These workshops will be of interest to any small business importing / exporting to, from or through the UK
- Workshop 23/11/21, 10:00-16:00
- Workshop 01/12/21, 09:30-16:00
National Women’s Enterprise Day (NWED) 2021
Recorded sessions – get insights, top tips and expert advice
If you missed one of the NWED virtual event sessions on 7th October last, here is the link to the recorded morning and afternoon sessions, and the spotlight sessions…