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Cyber Security: How to protect your business
James Magee, ICT Advisor
Oct 17, 2017
Cyber Security has become a major concern for every small business over recent years and 2017 has seen a number of high profile incidents making national news headlines.
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Knowledge Transfer Partnerships - additional £30 million funding available for 2017/18
Karen Hastings
Oct 09, 2017
The Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) scheme helps businesses in the UK to innovate and grow.
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Northern Ireland: Reasons to invest
Invest NI
Oct 02, 2017
Here are the top reasons why international companies such as Bazaarvoice, GolfNow, Proofpoint and Whitehat, chose to set up operations in Northern Ireland.
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Why CE marking is important
Martin McAteer
Sep 25, 2017
If you’re planning to sell your product on the European market you need to know about CE Marking.
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Focus on Great Britain market remains steadfast
Alison Gowdy, Director of Trade
Sep 20, 2017
Alison Gowdy, Invest Northern Ireland’s Director of Trade talks about the Great Britain (GB) market and the support available to Northern Ireland companies to help grow sales.
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Profile | Introducing Lorraine Acheson, Innovate UK Manager for Northern Ireland
Lorraine Acheson, Innovate UK Manager for Northern Ireland
Aug 15, 2017
Lorraine Acheson has recently been appointed as Innovate UK Manager for Northern Ireland. In this feature Lorraine introduces Innovate UK and the opportunities available for Northern Ireland businesses.
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Growth of new business hits new record high
David Roberts
Aug 10, 2017
Companies working with Invest NI have reported strong rises in output, new orders and employment in our latest quarterly Purchasing Managers Index report (June 2017).
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Business leaders celebrate successful completion of Leadership Team Programme
Catherine McGuigan
Aug 09, 2017
The Invest Northern Ireland Leadership Team Programme has now been running successfully for four years.
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The products putting Northern Ireland on the global map for foreign buyers and visitors alike
John Hood
Jul 14, 2017
Northern Ireland’s reputation as a country that takes taste, quality and food provenance seriously has continued to build momentum in 2017 following a successful Year of Food and Drink.
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#AerospaceNI
Helen Smyth, PR & Media Relations
Jul 07, 2017
#AerospaceNI has been setting out its stall in Hamburg, Birmingham, Dublin and Paris over recent weeks as businesses from Northern Ireland’s aerospace industry showcased their expertise to an international audience.
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Increasing our international presence
Steve Harper, Executive Director of International Business
Jun 22, 2017
Growing exports remains a priority for us in supporting the delivery of a stronger Northern Ireland economy.
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Business Strategy 2017-2021
Alastair Hamilton, Chief Executive
Jun 22, 2017
While the overall Northern Ireland budget, Programme for Government, and the NI Executive’s priorities are currently outstanding, our work continues.
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Invest NI Community Plans
Bill Scott, Executive Director Regional Business
Jun 22, 2017
Under local government reform, the 11 councils across Northern Ireland have greater responsibility for economic development.
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Northern Ireland hosts the best Routes Europe conference in a decade
Helen Smyth, PR & Media Relations
Jun 22, 2017
Routes Europe is the largest regional gathering for all aviation based companies. It is a forum for aviation professionals to meet and plan the future of European air services.
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ERDF - an EU fund to strengthen economic and social cohesion in European Union
Charles Hamilton
Jun 22, 2017
ERDF is an EU fund to strengthen economic and social cohesion in the European Union. A number of our support schemes include ERDF funding and both large companies and SMEs in Northern Ireland have benefited from this.
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Invest NI performance 2016/17
Alastair Hamilton, Chief Executive
Jun 22, 2017
Our one year plan for 2016/17 had a series of targets set by the Minister for the Economy, focused on supporting businesses to create new jobs, invest in R&D and skills, and grow exports.
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Digital marketing tools can help with the challenges of selling online
Nick Martin
Jun 12, 2017
At our recent Digital marketing health check events in Omagh and Templeptrick, award winning digital marketer Susan Hallam from Hallam Internet shared her thoughts on the challenges of selling online.
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Researching export markets
Alison Gowdy, Director of Trade
Jun 06, 2017
Market research is the key to identifying the export markets which offer the greatest opportunities for your business.
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Northern Ireland raises the bar in legal innovation
Helen Smyth, PR & Media Relations
May 25, 2017
In line with the ever-changing global legal landscape, the promotion of technology, innovation and internationalisation are core pillars of Invest NI’s support to local legal tech companies and lawyers to enable them to benefit from growth opportunities in GB and international markets.
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Digital communications: The art of positioning your brand online
Helen Moore
May 17, 2017
The art of positioning your brand online is built from what you know to be true about your customer. You want your brand to stand out to your target audience through differentiating it from competitors. To achieve this, you need to find ways to emotionally connect with your target audience, stay focused and make your service relevant.
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Cyber Security: How to protect your business
James Magee, ICT Advisor
Oct 17, 2017
Northern Ireland: Reasons to invest
Invest NI
Oct 02, 2017
Why CE marking is important
Martin McAteer
Sep 25, 2017
Focus on Great Britain market remains steadfast
Alison Gowdy, Director of Trade
Sep 20, 2017
Profile | Introducing Lorraine Acheson, Innovate UK Manager for Northern Ireland
Lorraine Acheson, Innovate UK Manager for Northern Ireland
Aug 15, 2017