Business Bytes

Business News from North Cork, South Tipperary, East Limerick and West Waterford.

Start Your Own Business Boot Camp

Do you have an innovative business idea? If so, you are invited to pitch for a free place on the upcoming Start Your Own...

Calling all female entrepreneurs

Enterprise Ireland’s €750,000 Competitive Start Fund (CSF) for Female Entrepreneurs opened for applications this week.Up to €50,000 in equity funding is available to...

Minister urges community groups to apply for funding under new scheme

The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment Denis Naughten, T.D., is inviting community, voluntary and not-for-profit organisations to apply for funding to provide...

We need to get our workforce moving

Only one in four workers (25%) is taking the recommended level of exercise (over 150 minutes of moderate physical exercise weekly) each week, according...

Majority fail to start pension early

Pension participation amongst Ireland’s younger workforce is notoriously poor, particularly where employees do not have the option to join an employer scheme.A recent survey...

Good start for new car registrations as industry moves towards normality

The Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) today issued their first Quarterly Motor Industry Review in association with DoneDeal for 2016.The SIMI/DoneDeal report highlights...

Saturday, 5th December is Small Business Saturday – support local!

A campaign which profiles small business and encourages consumers to shop locally and support jobs and enterprises in their respective communities, known as Small...

One-in-five plans to open new premises but many unhappy with Government support

An increasing number of Cork firms are optimistic about the future, with many planning to open new premises this year, but the majority feel...

Black Friday Discounts a challenge for small Irish businesses

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are fast approaching and there is a sense that there is increasing pressure for retailers to give discounts at...

The future of technology for inaugural cloud conference

IT professionals, CIO’s and data protection specialists from around the world will unite to take stock of the latest developments in the world of...

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