New Frontiers is Ireland’s national entrepreneur development programme, delivered at a regional level by the various Institutes of Technology.
If you have an innovative business idea and are planning to establish and run your own company, the New Frontiers Entrepreneur Development Programme will provide you with a package of supports to help accelerate your business development and equip you with the skills and contacts that you need to successfully start and grow your business.
The programme is targeted at entrepreneurs and early stage start-up companies located across Ireland.
* Further information from your local regional Institute of Technology.
The Internet Growth Acceleration Programme (iGAP) is an intensive management development programme aimed exclusively at internet, SaaS and games-based companies in Ireland.
The programme has been developed by Enterprise Ireland in partnership with the Internet Growth Alliance. Over a six-month period iGap equips participants with the practical tools needed to formulate aggressive international growth plans and scale their businesses.
* Further information from Enterprise Ireland on 01-7272000 or www.enterprise-ireland.com.
Cork Institute of Technology: PINC
PINC is an intensive programme for female entrepreneurs, who have a business idea and want to bring it to the next level. Based in CIT’s Rubicon Centre, already home to several entrepreneurs, the unique environment allow participants the opportunity to focus on their business venture in a structured group environment, gaining invaluable knowledge on all aspects of business.
* Further information from the Rubicon Centre 021-4928900 or www.rubiconcentre.ie.
The Advanced Business Programme provided by ISME aims to help owner-managers in SMEs, who are past the start-up phase, face the internal and external challenges that need to be overcome to enable them to continue to compete locally and internationally.
* Further information: ISME 01-6622755 or www.isme.ie.