31 Members attended the 3rd Network Meeting of 2015 in the Lough Allen Hotel on Thursday last. CEO of Cora Systems, Philip Martin was interviewed by Network Facilitator, Johnny Beirne. Cora System is now a world leader in Portfolio, Programme, Project and Performance Management software. Founded in 1999, Cora Systems now employs 31 people in Carrick on Shannon with a further 10 staff in the UK. Questions included: How did you get started? Why Project Management? What was your first big break and how did it happen? How was the business funded in the early days? Did you work 24/7 at the beginning? Behind every great man is a great woman […]
The next Business Network Meeting & Expo will take place on 17th September in the Lough Allen Hotel, Drumshanbo from 7pm to 9pm. Admission is free. 7pm to 8pm – ‘Homegrown Hero’ Interview with Philip Martin [LinkedIn Profile] 8pm to 9pm – Business Expo and Networking – You can book an Exhibition Space here for €20 – 10 available Network Facilitator Johnny Beirne will interview local businessman and entrepreneur, Philip Martin. Philip is the founder and CEO of Cora Systems based in Carrick on Shannon. Cora System is now a world leader in Portfolio, Programme, Project and Performance Management software. Founded in 1999, Cora Systems now employs 31 people in Carrick on […]
20 Members attended the Business Network & Expo is Lough Rynn Castle on Wednesday last. Kevin Reid [personalskillstraining.ie] gave a very informative and interactive presentation entitled ““Accentuating the positive” You can download Kevin’s presentation here. The next meeting will take place in Manorhamilton in September. More details to be announced shortly.
The 2nd Business Network & Expo of 2015 will take place in Lough Rynn Castle, Mohill. Date: Wednesday 27th May Time: 7pm to 8pm – Keynote Presentation. 8pm to 9pm – Networking and Expo. General Admission: FREE Keynote: “Accentuating the positive” with Kevin Reid Kevin is an Executive Communications Coach, Workshop Facilitator and Presentation Skills Trainer. He is also a Partner at SustainEd. You can book your exhibition stand by sending an email to email@example.com – Stand Cost: €20
Manorhamilton Enterprise forum wish to invite you to attend an event the forum is holding on Thursday 7th May 2015 in the Bee Park Resource Centre in Manorhamilton. The event is intended to act as a stimulus for new business and existing businesses in the town and North Leitrim area. There will be 25 trade stands covering local businesses, the banks and Government Agencies, where job offers, advice and business support opportunities will be dispensed. The theme of the event is ‘Manorhamilton – a great place to live and work’. The event will run from 3pm to 7pm and we have a number of distinguished keynote speakers including Frank Curran, […]
23 members attended the first Network Meeting of 2015 last Thursday in The Bush Hotel Ken Collins delivered an informative presentation on Strategy for Small Business.
The new Network Meeting format will be like a mini-expo with exhibition stands for members to book for €20. You can book and pay for your exhibition space online here. Meeting Details Date: 26.03.2015 Time: 7PM TO 9PM Location: The Bush Hotel Keynote Speaker: Ken Collins Ken Collins is Managing Director of Prevision, a company that provides Strategy, Risk Management and Change solutions. His background is in Management Consulting having previously been a part of Curach Consulting which was acquired by Deloitte Ireland in 2010. Ken is an experienced leader of business change initiatives with extensive programme management experience. Ken started his career with Merrill Lynch, New York in 1994 and has since […]
The Business Network is adopting a new format for 2015. Meeting Format The new format will be a 2 Hour ‘Mini-Conference’ event with a Keynote Speaker. 7pm to 7.15pm: Introductions 7.15pm to 8pm – Keynote Presentation 8pm to 9pm – Networking and Expo Businesses can book a stand/display space for each event. Maximum 10 spaces. €20 per space (online booking and payment will be available shortly). Frequency 5 Events per Year + Christmas Social. Event 1 – March – Carrick on Shannon – Landmark Hotel on 26th March Event 2 – May – Ballinamore – TBA Event 3 – September – Manorhamilton – TBA Event 4 – November – Mohill – TBA […]
The October Network Meeting will take place on Tuesday 7th at 6.30pm in The Hive. Keynote: Human Software Engineering with Rosemarie Mason Guest speaker Rosemarie Mason, Human Software Engineer will guide you through some Emotional Mastery techniques and share with you the knowledge she has gained through training with Tom Stone. Rosemarie Mason is a partner in Outside Thinking, a holistic business whose aim is to empower the individual. Rosemarie herself is a HANDLE (Holistic Approach to NeuroDevelopment and Learning Efficiency) Practitioner and Instructor, Human Software Engineer, Listening Program Provider and Matrix Energetics Practitioner in Training. She holds a Bsc degree in accounting. Her ongoing journey in personal development has led her […]
16 Members attended Tuesday’s Network Meeting. Thanks again to Terry Casey for a detailed presentation on the differences between operating a business as Sole Trader and Limited Company. Casey Accountants – 4 Townspark Centre, Park Lane, Carrick-On-Shannon, Co. Leitrim (071) 962 1622 Slides – Ltd Co v Sole Trader sept 2014 [PDF]