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March 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm| Free
Steps to Success: Inspiring & Upskilling Female Entrepreneurs …in association with Derry City & Strabane District Council Enterprise Week & Women in Enterprise.
To mark International Women’s Day on March 8th, Women in Enterprise and North West Regional College are delighted to partner host this event for those considering starting a business, and those already running their own businesses across the region. The event will commence with an opportunity to network and will also enable participants to attend a workshop to gain practical skills they can apply within their own business.
10am: Registration & Networking
10.30am: Welcome & Keynote Address by Lara Morgan followed by Q&A
Our keynote speaker, Lara Morgan will share the story of her success, from establishing her business, Pacific, as a 23 year old, through to selling it, seventeen years later, for the sum of £20million. Lara is passionate about inspiring and encouraging entrepreneurs to follow in her footsteps and to achieve their own definition of success, and will share practical tips to making that happen.
11.30am: Introduction to NWRC Business Support Centre & programmes available to businesses
11:45am: Bite Sized Business Workshops – Choose one option:
- Using Facebook For Business
Social Media Trainer – www.socialbeeni.com
Louise is a professional, strategic thinking IT and Social Media Marketing Consultant with a broad range of experience working in IT and Social Media and an exemplary track record in project delivery across a variety of sectors. She teaches female entrepreneurs how to market their business online.
- An Approach for Personal & Business Growth
Executive Career Coach and Trainer - www.thecareercoach.com
Dearbhla is known as ‘The Career Coach’ and has a strong public profile, having appeared many times on RTE and various media channels. She helps people uncover their life purpose and inspires growth. She is also an Executive Coaching and assists entrepreneurs to tap into their resources in a way that allows their business achieve optimum performance.
- Achieve your Business Ambition with help from local experts and tailored finance
Roisin O’Reilly ,
Business Advisor Bank of Ireland – www.boi.com
Roisin is a Business Advisor whose role is supporting & managing SME businesses and identifying various ways to help support their business needs. Roisin is a Banking & Finance graduate from the University of Ulster. She has a passionate interest in supporting local business and is inspired by female entrepreneurs who have taken the leap to be their own boss.
12:30pm: Event closes at workshops