Expression of Interest - Owner Management Development Programme

Autumn 2022
Management Development

This is to register y our interest in our Management Development Programme - A selection process occurs, once selected, thereafter there is a fee of €200 to participate


Please note this programme is open to businesses registered in County Westmeath only! 

A selection process occurs, once selected, thereafter there is a fee of €200 to participate - Aimed at: Owner/Managers of SME's in business for 36 months or more.

Owner Management Development Programme 2022

Are You and Your business experiencing any of the following?: 

  • Poor Financial Performance; 
  • Margin Erosion;  
  • No time for planning;
  • Loss of Competitiveness;
  • Stress, including tiredness;
  • Missed deadlines;
  • Difficulty finding and keeping staff;
  • Inter-team conflict.

If the majority of answers to the above are YES then you need to attend the Owner Management Development Programme

Commencing in Autumn 2022 

The Programme – Why you should participate!

The Owner Management Development programme is aimed at owner managers of small businesses, who are anxious to acquire the extra skills/knowledge to develop their business on to the next stage. The content and intensity of the programme modules will be based on the training need requirements of the participating companies

Proposed modules include:

1. Self Development/ Motivation 

2. Identifying Key business issues 

3. Strategic positioning of your business 

4. Marketing and Sales Planning 

5. Managing Financial resources 

6. Maintenance of proper accounts and planning for Tax 

7.  Costing and Pricing 

8. Negotiation Skills

9. Time Management

10. Delegation and Supervision

11. Recruitment, Performance, Evaluation and Employment Legislation

12. Health & Safety Regulations

13. Customer Care

14. Planning for Success

15. Exploring Exporting potential 

One to One Support

Each Participating company will receive a minimum of 3 mentoring visits that will address the key critical issues facing your business. The mentoring will also provide the opportunity for redefining the learning points from the workshops and start applying them to the management of your business.

What to do next?

If you are interested in the programme please register your interest by 20th August 2022.