Enterprise Week - HR Jumpstart: how and when to make your first hire - Half Day

National College of Ireland, IFSC, Dublin 1
Wednesday 4th March
9.30 - 1.00pm

This half day workshop designed for solopreneurs to help them explore first steps into employing others in order to grow their business. A highly practical workshop exploring all you need to do to go from 1 to 2+ people in your business.


This half day workshop aims to help participants to

  • Examine your own skillsets, experience and areas of strengths
  • Gain clarity on all of the roles required within the business- Some you already fill and some are additional and will be required for growth.
  • Decide how/ which other roles and tasks could be allocated to a new hire
  • How to build a clear profile for the new role
  • Explore how to market and fill the role including through your network
  • The logistics: where will they work etc
  • Running the numbers: how much will it cost to hire somebody?
  • Funding supports available to help you hire
  • Building collaborative partnerships to build external capacity- outsourcing
  • Employment law overview