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GMIT Innovation Centre
EMPOWER Programme
By Maria Staunton
16, Aug 2017 - 08:33

New Female Entrepreneurship Programme.

If you are a Female interested in this Programme please just fill out application form attached or if you know of a Female who is looking to start a business or already in business please do share.

There are two parts to this Programme - EMPOWER Start and EMPOWER Growth

Empower Start: is one half day a week over 12 weeks (20 females from the region) Criteria - early stage or in business less than 1 year. Lots of Soft Skills Development along with the business modules and skills.

Empower Growth: is one half Sat a month over 11 months (12 females from the region) Criteria - in business more than 2 years of fully understands value proposition and customer segmentation and looking to scale and grow.

The programme flyer is attached below for you to review.

If interested then can you fill out the form attached (please state the preferred Programme). We will be back in touch then at a later date.

Please note also, We have a big event happening to mark the start of the Programme on Weds 13th Sept in the Connacht Hotel in Galway. Here we have some wonderful speakers lined up such as Chanelle McCoy (Chanelle Pharmaceuticals), Breege O Donaghue (ex CEO of Primark and Chair of the Design Council of Ireland) and Evelyn O Toole (CLS and E&Y Ent of Year Finalist in 2017) along with a panel of female entrepreneurs at an earlier stage of development. Tracy Piggott will be our MC for the evening. If interested you can register at:

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