Local Enterprise Week 2021

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Local Enterprise Week returns from 1st - 5th March 2021. This year we have a full schedule of online events for SMEs, entrepreneurs, and start-ups.

From LEAN to Sales & Marketing masterclasses to Employment Law, we have you covered.

All events are free, and with the move to online it's easier than ever to attend. Just click on any event below to learn more, and can't wait to see you!

Full Schedule for Local Enterprise Week 2021 LEO Kerry

Monday 1st March

Date

Event Details

Registration

6.30pm 

Start Your Own Business course

If you are committed to focusing on your new business and completing a business plan then this course is for you.

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Tuesday 2nd March

Date

Event Details

Registration 

9.30am 

Start your Own Business course

If you are committed to focusing on your new business and completing a business plan then this course is for you.

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9.30am 

Branding Your Business

The aim of this course is to give you a greater understanding of branding and why it is important for business.

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2.30pm 

Sales & Marketing Masterclass

Agenda will include: What to sell?; Where to sell it from?; Market Research and Trends; The Secret to Selling; How to define your ideal customer; How to create Marketing that works to that customer; Organic Selling strategies to help you in your business.

Questions will be facilitated. This session is delivered by Aoife Roche who runs her own Digital Marketing & Sales agency iBusiness Brands and has her own Fitness Brand and Coaching program D.R.E.A.M Fit.

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Wednesday 3rd March

Date

Event Details

Registration

9.30 am 

Topical HR & Employment Law update

Delivered by Caroline McEnery, The HR Suite this is an Employment Law & best practice update

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2.30pm 

SafeFood.net Small Business Supports

The role of safefood is to promote awareness and knowledge of food safety. This webinar is ideally aimed at all food producers.

Agenda:

1. Introduction (Linda Gordon, safefood)

2. Food poisoning bacteria: what you need to know (Linda Gordon, safefood)

3. Cleaning & hygiene for food SMES (Ed O’Neil)

4. Food Allergens (James McIntosh, safefood)

Q & A

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Thursday 4th March

Date

Event Details

Registration

All day 

Creative Kerry Ireland Mentor Clinic

Do you need some 1 to 1 guidance for your creative business?

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2.30pm 

Growing LEAN: Getting Started with LEAN

LEAN consultant Allyson English delivers this webinar which also features talks from local business people that will give an insight into the real and tangible change introducing LEAN principles can have on businesses

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Friday 5th March

Date

Event Details

Registration

9.30am 

Starting a Food business in Kerry

This training course is aimed at those interested in starting a local artisan food business in Kerry. Delivered by James Burke, a leading advisor in the food sector, it will cover the following topics: understanding local food culture, Food in tourism, Where to sell your product, Exploring the basic tools to get started, the right product, basic legal requirements. Guest Speaker: a Kerry based food producer will also tell their story on how they started their food business.

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