Emerging technologies for business event

Emerging technologies for business event

Learn how the latest innovations in technology can help develop and advance your business Connect With Tech: Emerging Technologies and Your Business offers a unique and exciting opportunity for local businesses, regardless of size or sector, to learn about advanced digital technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR). You…

Innovation Vouchers 2018

Innovation Vouchers September 2018 call

Call for applications opens Monday 17 September to Friday 5 October 2018 Businesses in Northern Ireland can apply online for up to £5,000 worth of Innovation Vouchers. The vouchers are available from Invest Northern Ireland (NI). What are Innovation Vouchers? Innovation Vouchers provide funding to businesses to work with knowledge providers – ie universities, colleges…

Buy a franchise

Advantages and disadvantages of franchising Buying a franchise can be a quick way to set up your own business without starting from scratch. There are many benefits of franchising but there are also a number of drawbacks to consider. Ten advantages of franchising The risk of business failure is reduced by franchising. Your business is…

Exploring Enterprise programme

Free support programme to help participants gain employment or explore a business idea The Exploring Enterprise programme offers one to one mentoring and group training at a pace that meets your needs. Course participants will also have the opportunity to work towards achieving a CCEA Level 1 Qualification in Understanding Business Enterprise. Support will be…

How To Get Your First Customer

Starting a new business is always tough. You have spent hours and hours putting your Business Plan together, sorting out the financing, arranging your office and buying equipment. And the big day arrives you have to get out there and secure your first customer. It all looked so easy when you were planning, but now…

What is Co Innovate?

How It Works The process Step 1 Businesses who have progressed through the Co-Innovate Programme and onto the project application stage for Business with Academia Step 2 Businesses will be matched with a relevant academic partner to undertake the necessary project work. NOTE: The HEI which you are partnered with must be based in the…

Employer equality training programme Sep-Dec 2018

Equality Commission’s programme of employer events running from September to December 2018 have been released The Equality Commission’s Advisory Services Team is running a number of training sessions throughout Northern Ireland for employers and service providers. The events cover some of the most common enquiries received by the Equality Commission each year and will help…