Local Enterprise Week Events 2021

LEW Spotlight Events

Local Enterprise Week Events 2021

Local Enterprise Week 2021 takes place 1-5 March this year, with a full programme of online events. 

Date         

Event

Description

Time

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Monday

1 March

Benefits of Green for your Business

Green your business and benefit from practical guidance on how to make your business more sustainable.

National Event: Launch of Green for Micro Programme

9.30-10.45am

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Spring Back & Step Forward: Building Leadership & Resilience

Develop leadership and resilience to adapt to the challenges and opportunities facing businesses. Speakers include Emma Jones (Enterprise Nation) and Mark Pollock (explorer and inventor).

National Event: Hosted by LEO Donegal

11am – 1pm

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Tuesday

2 March

Brexit and Customs Mentoring Clinics

Free one-to-one Brexit mentoring to discuss your Brexit concerns with our expert mentor. Each sessions last 1.5 hours.

All Day

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Building the New

Focused on innovation and opportunity and featuring new innovative businesses which began as a result of Covid-19. Speakers include Damian Young (National Design Innovation Hub, Gourmet Tart Company and Dough Bros).

National Event: Hosted by LEO Galway

10am-1pm

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One Small Step or One Giant Leap: Getting Started with Lean

Get started with LEAN, with an introduction and an outline of the supports available. Features businesspeople sharing their experience of LEAN.

National Event: Hosted by LEO Kildare

2-4pm

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Start Your Own Business

Learn all the vital information you need to know to take the plunge and become your own boss. Start of a 3-week course.

7-9pm

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Wednesday

3 March

AgriTech: The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Examine how AgriTech has transformed farming and explore how technology can put Ireland at the forefront of sustainable agriculture and exporting.

National Event: Hosted by LEO South Cork

9.30-2pm

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Creative Connections: Enabling Your B2B Online Opportunities

Showcases opportunities through developing online tools for selling to trade and sharing best practice from expert speakers.

National Event: Hosted by LEO Carlow

2-4.30pm

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Growing Lean

Lean maximises value, while minimising waste. Growing Lean introduces how it works, with local Lean businesses highlighting its real-world applications and benefits. 

Regional Event: Hosted by Leitrim, Longford and Westmeath  

2.30-3.45pm

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Remote Work Opportunities with Grow Remote

Explore what remote jobs are out there, how to interview remotely for success and all the possibilities to allow you to continue to WFH in Longford

6-7pm

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Thursday

4 March

How to Master Your VAT in One Day

Understand VAT and the implications of VAT registration on a business. Waiting list in place. Email alane@leo.longfordcoco.ie to register your interest.

10am-12pm and 1-3pm

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Management Development Program (MDP)

Led by the renowned Blaise Brosnan of the Management Resource Institute, this 15 week programme is restricted to owner-managers of established and growing businesses.  It allows participants an opportunity to stand back from the day to day operations of a business. Contact ckane@leo.longfordcoco.ie for further details.

Thursday mornings for 15 weeks

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Engage for Success Online

Introducing the psychology of leadership and providing a practical toolkit for effective business management.

National Event: Hosted by LEO DLR

10am-1pm

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A Digital Marketing Plan for Your Business

Explore how a Digital Marketing Plan will focus all of your digital marketing towards a strategy for business growth.

1.30-4.30pm

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S.M.A.R.Tech for StartUps

Aimed at technology start-ups, learn about supports for business growth, including new technologies, such as IoT, Industry 4.0, Automation, Robotics and Data Analysis.

National Event: Hosted by LEO Clare

4-5.30pm

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Health Checking Your Business for its Forward Journey

Masterclass in assessing the financial health of your business, examining working capital, cashflow management and financial challenge, with practical solutions.

National Event: Hosted by LEO Wexford

7-8.15pm

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Friday

5 March

Trading Online Information Session

TOVs helps small businesses develop their online presence with an up to €2,500 voucher towards website development or digital marketing.

National Event: Hosted by LEO Fingal

9.30am-12.30pm

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