‘Lazygirl’ from Tramore reaches National Student Enterprise Final

Lazygirl is a product and business created by Ardscoil Na Mara student, Caitlin Roche who won the Waterford Student Enterprise Award. It is a fake tan remover that works in just five minutes. It doesn’t exfoliate or damage the human skin as it is a cream and not a scrub.   The Waterford Student Enterprise … Continued

Top Ten Tips for a Healthy Business by Dr. Mark Rowe

“The first wealth, is health” (Ralph Waldo Emerson) Spring is the perfect time to think about new beginnings and new resolutions. This applies to personal health as much as business.  Because high performance in life relates to high performance in business the Local Enterprise Office has asked Dr. Mark Rowe of the Waterford Health Park … Continued

A model business for selling on line!

There is no disputing that the future for many industries is to move to on line sales. The benefits of an expanded market, lower costs and improved technology reducing barriers to entry make on line sales an extremely attractive proposition. Many agencies such as Enterprise Ireland and the Local Enterprise Offices consciously support digital marketing … Continued

Enterprising students have Christmas all Wrapped Up!

A Waterford City Student Enterprise Village will take place over two days in the Granville Hotel’s function room on Thursday and Friday December 11th and 12thfrom 10am to 4.30pm.Since the start of September, 350 transition year students from Waterford City and six Youth Bank community groups have been busy setting up small businesses and creating products to … Continued

Waterford’s best young entrepreneurs win investment of €50,000

Judge Frank O’ Regan, winner Lyndsey Power and Lar Power Conor Browne, Padraig O’Scanaill and Lyndsey Power have been named as Waterford’s best young entrepreneurs, and have won an investment of €50,000 between them, as part of the €2 million Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur competition. Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur is an integral part of the … Continued