Welcome to this week's jam-packed issue of Dublin Chamber Weekly. This week we focus on the latest news from around the Dublin business community.
We've news and offers from a whole host of member companies this week. You'll also find details of the many great events coming up for you and your colleagues over the coming weeks.
Don't forget, if your company has news or offers that you'd like us to consider for future issues of Dublin Chamber Weekly please drop us a line.
Enjoy this week's issue!
Workplace Wellness Event: Good Vibes by Goal
This spring GOAL are delighted to launch a new workplace wellness event, ‘Good Vibes by GOAL’. This week-long wellness event will help staff to feel good through these challenging times. With a fantastic line up of online sessions ranging from a healthy cooking workshop and yoga to talks from leading experts in wellness, motivation and resilience, there is something for everyone. Check out more here.
Free Digital Marketing Courses with TU Dublin & UCD
TU Dublin and UCD are now accepting applications for two immersive, short courses offered free or 90% subsidised for eligible candidates under the Government of Ireland July 2020 Stimulus Provision. Creativity & Innovation + Digital Entrepreneurship kicks off on the 19th of April, and Design Thinking & Digital Marketing starts 10th of May. These courses are designed as a rapid response to support those working in industries that have been severely impacted by the Covid-19 Pandemic to up-skill and reignite their career.
Virgin Media Business Launches Backbone Network
Virgin Media Businessand Infinera today announced the deployment of Infinera’s XTM Series on its Virgin Infinity Ring, a high-capacity optical network connecting major data centers throughout Dublin.The XTM Series provides Virgin Media Business with faster deployment speeds and higher metro aggregation capacity, delivering highly secure and extremely fast services to Virgin Media Business’s customers in the financial, healthcare and government sectors. Read more here.
Lawtech: What it Means for You and Your Firm
On Tuesday 30th March Enterprise Solutions will host a webinar on Lawtech: what it means for you and your firm. This event is aimed at the legal industry and will take a look at how IT can empower them to navigate the tricky world COVID has produced for the industry. Register here.
We've got a whole host of great events coming up over the coming weeks including training workshops, online networking, and policy briefings . Simply click on the links below to find out more about each event and to book your place.
26th March: Sustainable Dublin 2050, EU Green Deal. Bookhere.
1st April: Reviving the Heart of Dublin: The Future of O’Connell Street. Book here.
7th April: Maximise your Dublin Chamber Membership. Bookhere.
12th April: Monday Wellness with TJ Reid. Book here.
14th April: Sustainable Academy, Resource Efficiency Workshop. Book here.
21st April: An IT Roadmap for Remote Working. Bookhere.
For a full listing of all our upcoming events please head over to our website here.
*Some of our events are only open to specific member categories.
Enterpryze Expansion Across Europe
Enterpryze, an established software company focused on providing business and accounting solutions to start-up and high growth companies across the globe has decided to expand its offerings across Europe starting in Ireland. It helps companies of all sizes manage accounting, inventory, CRM, and operations through one platform. Enterpryze will help SMEs keep track of transactions, profitability, and operations. The system provides a single software solution to SMEs that enables them to scale without the need for alternative software models. Read more here.
Number Twenty One at the Loading Lounge
MCI Ireland hosted a virtual event with a sumptuous three course meal by Fitzers Catering delivered to attendee homes, entertainment from Keith Barry, Bingo Loco and more and broadcasted live from three Irish studios with the feel of an exclusive venue. MCI Ireland's ethos is centred around the idea that when people come together, magic happens. As production and experience experts, they can bring your ideas and events to life in the virtual and hybrid world. Check out the video here.
Free Trial: Corporate Health & Well-Being Solution
KudosHealth has developed a corporate health and well-being solution which enables employers to incentivise employees for using consumer health apps to improve their own health. The aim is to help companies move away from implementing short-term, scheduled, expensive health initiatives to a model where they motivate and support the employee to improve the area of their health that they want to improve long-term. Participate in a free trialhere.
Pasture to Plate - Easter Boxes from ELY
This EasterELY are offering a selection of four food and wine boxes to celebrate Easter at home. Think premium free-range meats, local seasonal vegetables and the thoughtfully paired wines that ELY are known for, all enjoyed in the comfort of home. ELY have done most of the prep for you, with the vegetables and sides 90% prepared, lamb or beef jus and the meat seasoned and ready for the oven. Boxes contain two or four servings, with options to double or triple up as needed. Read more here.
Digital Town Awards ¦ Prizes of €100,000
The .IE Digital Town Awards are open to towns of various sizes across the island of Ireland. There are 14 awards across a number of categories with a total prize fund of €100,000. The awards promote awareness, knowledge, use and understanding of digital in Ireland by its citizens, businesses and communities. You can see all details here.
High End Ergonomic Furniture for your Home Office
With remote working still in full swing, McCreery Home Office can provide you with high end, corporate, ergonomic furniture, for your home office anywhere in Ireland. Learn morehere.
Reopen Safely with a UV Room Steriliser
CW Applied Technology, an electronics design and manufacturing company, has developed a UV Room Steriliser. The company is working on developing more products in this area to help businesses with safer reopening after the easing of Covid-19 restrictions. Read morehere.
Treat Yourself or a Loved One with Some Tasty Wine
Mitchell and Sons have over 700 wines on offer until Easter Monday so why not treat yourself or someone else? Offers are available in CHQ, Glasthule, Avoca Kilmacanogue, Avoca Dunboyne and on their web sitehere.
Launch of Irish Made Bespoke Corporate Wear
Bensons Workwear is delighted to announce its new Irish made bespoke corporate wear line, launching just in time for businesses to reopen their doors once again. The team is ready to work directly with businesses to design and manufacture corporate uniforms that exceed expectations. After all, a uniform is a symbol of your company’s identity and mission. Check out more here.
Member Offer: Free Month on Virtual Office Packages
Sky Business Centres are offering Dublin Chamber members their 1st month free on all virtual office packages across 3 business centres in Dublin. Their virtual office package is the perfect choice for start ups and businesses working from home. Learn more here.