Young Entrepreneurs Lead the Way in Business

Southern Trade Fair Feb 2018

Young Entrepreneurs from schools across Craigavon, Banbridge, Armagh, Newry and Dungannon have received awards for their creative endeavours at the recent trade fair at Rushmere Shopping Centre.   Young Enterprise Company, St Patricks College Dungannon, came out on top as best overall company –  ‘Urjing Innovation; with an app they specifically developed to meet the … Read more…

Entrepreneurial Spirit – Key to Success

Mark Huddleston is currently Managing Director of King & Fowler UK Limited and jheSOLUTIONS Limited and was the NI Commissioner for Employment and Skills from May 2015 to March 2017. Today more than ever we are being excited or challenged by disruptive technologies, the first generation of iPhones was release by Apple in 2007 and … Read more…

South East Area Volunteer Recognition Event

DoF has for a number of years supported the Young Enterprise Primary Programme by offering staff within the Department the chance to volunteer to deliver modules, with the support of Young Enterprise staff, in local primary schools.  This year I decided to volunteer and spent 6 weeks with Ballywalter Primary School Year 4s delivering the … Read more…

FACING MY FEARS

Jemma Dougherty, Marketing Executive at NIBC Ltd & Corcra Communication I have a few, but standing up in front of a class of clever, clued-in P6 children is definitely something that pushes the boundaries of my comfort zone to its limits! I thought my path was planned out for me; my destination set in stone … Read more…