Newsletter - e-bulletin July 29 https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/ en-us 29 Jul 2020 02:29:52 IST 29 Jul 2020 02:29:52 IST https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/rss.xml Newsweaver conor@corkchamber.ie (Cork Chamber) support@newsweaver.ie (Newsweaver) 60 true Member News https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1m6cz42rwo3?lang=en?rss=true Tyndall [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/11rp49k0lga/external ] appoints Peter Finnegan as New Ventures Manager [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/11rp49k0lga/external ] Ballyphehane Community Association [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1wikt6xpfcm/external ] Meals on Wheels go Electric [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1wikt6xpfcm/external ] Johnson Controls [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1iprqgc2t5p/external ] makes donation of $10k to Cork voluntary organisation [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1iprqgc2t5p/external ] Amazon [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/qxe1xb1ng8k/external ] Creates Another 1,000 New Jobs in Ireland [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/qxe1xb1ng8k/external ] Alpha Automation & Controls Ltd [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1l0b2vlrbz5/external ] accredited as an All-Ireland All Star Business [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1l0b2vlrbz5/external ] Rewarding and Recognising Volunteering in Cork with Cork Volunteer Centre [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1nvjd1yrw9p/external ] [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1nvjd1yrw9p/external ] 11 Dec 2019 12:00:00 GMT ef09d89bf61667ebe3cbf34fedd3c155 ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30206889-20190312-144523 <ul> <li><a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/11rp49k0lga/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><strong>Tyndall</strong> appoints Peter Finnegan as New Ventures Manager</a></li> <li><a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1wikt6xpfcm/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><strong>Ballyphehane Community Association</strong> Meals on Wheels go Electric</a></li> <li><a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1iprqgc2t5p/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><strong>Johnson Controls</strong> makes donation of $10k to Cork voluntary organisation</a></li> <li><a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/qxe1xb1ng8k/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><strong>Amazon </strong>Creates Another 1,000 New Jobs in Ireland</a></li> <li><a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1l0b2vlrbz5/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><strong>Alpha Automation & Controls Ltd </strong>accredited as an All-Ireland All Star Business</a></li> <li><a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1nvjd1yrw9p/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Rewarding and Recognising Volunteering in Cork with <strong>Cork Volunteer Centre</strong></a></li> </ul> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/1e/66371fbdc4d950a298267b.jpg Member To Member Support https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/18azx4q49x4?lang=en?rss=true How To Build Highly Effective & Innovative Teams Webinar with Republic of Work [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/35wq5v69wyp/external ] [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/35wq5v69wyp/external ] Alpha Wealth [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/4wukq1w30gp/external ] – 60% off digital full financial planning review [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/4wukq1w30gp/external ] Free 30 Minute Consultation on HR Support with CL HR Consultancy [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1vemjatmuub/external ] [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1vemjatmuub/external ] Netwalk @ Noon with Laura O’Connell [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1uvng604hqz/external ] [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1uvng604hqz/external ] Corporate Volunteering Survey [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/fdhc0jd3wpg/external ] 22 Jan 2020 12:00:00 GMT 5d14e6b2ddbad8716c95262df4b481e1 ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30206890-20180405-150424 <ul> <li><a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/35wq5v69wyp/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener">How To Build Highly Effective & Innovative Teams Webinar with<strong> Republic of Work</strong></a></li> <li><a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/4wukq1w30gp/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><strong>Alpha Wealth</strong> – 60% off digital full financial planning review</a></li> <li><a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1vemjatmuub/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Free 30 Minute Consultation on HR Support with <strong>CL HR Consultancy</strong></a></li> <li><a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1uvng604hqz/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Netwalk @ Noon with <strong>Laura O’Connell</strong></a></li> <li><a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/fdhc0jd3wpg/external" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Corporate Volunteering Survey</a></li> </ul> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/e0/3665a86b350fafa4384217.jpg See More News https://chamber.corkchamber.ie/news/category/Member%20News Ulster Bank Ireland https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1jmf4uyteeh?lang=en?rss=true "We understand that these are still in uncertain times and many of you may be worried. We want to assure you that looking after our customers is our number one priority. As the country recovers Ulster Bank is committed to listening to and working with our business customers. We’re here with supports and funding and we’ll be there when they’re ready to expand and grow." Pat Horgan, Head of SME Banking, Ulster Bank. Talk to us today, email businessmatters@ulsterbank.ie [ businessmatters@ulsterbank.ie ] Or visit, www.ulsterbank.ie/business [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1ypsn2e3r00/external ] and https://ulsterbank.contentlive.ie/ [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1f30fbclf31/external ] 29 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST 4360ec750bfd2db478abfa3ad354ea88 ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30206890-20180405-150456 <p><em>"We understand that these are still in uncertain times and many of you may be worried.  </em></p> <p><em>We want to assure you that looking after our customers is our number one priority.   </em></p> <p><em>As the country recovers Ulster Bank is committed to listening to and working with our business customers. </em></p> <p><em>We’re here with supports and funding and we’ll be there when they’re ready to expand and grow."</em></p> <p><em> </em></p> <p>Pat Horgan, Head of SME Banking, Ulster Bank.</p> <p> </p> <p>Talk to us today, email <a href="mailto:businessmatters@ulsterbank.ie">businessmatters@ulsterbank.ie</a></p> <p>Or visit, <a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1ypsn2e3r00/external">www.ulsterbank.ie/business</a>  and <a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1f30fbclf31/external">https://ulsterbank.contentlive.ie/</a></p> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/ce/05f1c7a11158050709faf8.png Project Management Essentials https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1g3j30gc1nf?lang=en?rss=true Tues 25 Aug | 9am-1pm | 4 Mornings Member Price €330 Enter the world of project management by acquiring the core skills of the role. Become confident in managing a complex project by learning how to integrate its conflicting facets into a manageable entity. 14 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST eb56c9b1638bcf6d53eede7005309bb4 ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30205334-20190320-134158 <p>Tues 25 Aug | 9am-1pm | 4 Mornings</p> <p>Member Price €330</p> <p> </p> <p>Enter the world of project management by acquiring the core skills of the role. Become confident in managing a complex project by learning how to integrate its conflicting facets into a manageable entity.</p> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/d3/63b7eddef76782b66dd4f3.jpg More Details & Booking https://www.corkchamber.ie/course/online-pm-essentials/ BREXIT UPDATE https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/zuvw17nzp7k?lang=en?rss=true Ireland – UK Revenue is rolling-out its second phase of direct engagement with trade in September, writing to the 60,000+ businesses who traded with the UK in 2019 or early 2020 to advise them on the steps to be ready for 1 January 2021. Click here for more information [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/18pvhr1l0ao/external ] Round Six of Negotiations Last week, EU and UK Negotiators attended the sixth round of negotiations, for a new partnership between the European Union and the United Kingdom, at the Europe House London. Chief EU Negotiator Michel Barnier released a full statement after negotiations had ended. Read full speech here [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/5ls87iovy3b/external ] EU - UK Brexit readiness at the end of the transition period: The European Commission has published guidance on getting ready for changes at the end of the transition period between the European Union and the United Kingdom. You can read the guidance here [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1drko78gywr/external ] 28 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST f4458a694141e31e31f2565f5c46555e ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30206863-20190325-155653 <ul style="margin-left: 24px; padding-left: 0px; list-style-position: outside; color: #333333; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-left; background-color: #ffffff;" type="disc"> <li><strong>Ireland – UK</strong></li> </ul> <p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-left; background-color: #ffffff;">Revenue is rolling-out its second phase of direct engagement with trade in September, writing to the 60,000+ businesses who traded with the UK in 2019 or early 2020 to advise them on the steps to be ready for 1 January 2021. </p> <p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-left; background-color: #ffffff;"><a style="text-decoration-line: underline; font-size: 13px; color: #333333;" href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/18pvhr1l0ao/external"><span style="text-decoration-line: underline;">Click here for more information</span></a></p> <ul style="margin-left: 24px; padding-left: 0px; list-style-position: outside; color: #333333; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-left; background-color: #ffffff;" type="disc"> <li><strong>Round Six of Negotiations</strong></li> </ul> <p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-left; background-color: #ffffff;">Last week, EU and UK Negotiators attended the sixth round of negotiations, for a new partnership between the European Union and the United Kingdom, at the Europe House London. Chief EU Negotiator Michel Barnier released a full statement after negotiations had ended. <a style="text-decoration-line: underline; font-size: 13px; color: #333333;" href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/5ls87iovy3b/external">Read full speech here</a></p> <ul style="margin-left: 24px; padding-left: 0px; list-style-position: outside; color: #333333; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-left; background-color: #ffffff;" type="disc"> <li><strong>EU - UK</strong></li> </ul> <p style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; color: #333333; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; text-align: -webkit-left; background-color: #ffffff;">Brexit readiness at the end of the transition period: The European Commission has published guidance on getting ready for changes at the end of the transition period between the European Union and the United Kingdom. You can read the guidance <a style="text-decoration-line: underline; font-size: 13px; color: #333333;" href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1drko78gywr/external">here</a></p> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/0e/2eb9565e02751bd0a1a859.jpg Partnering Opportunities https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/16o3xa9h9sd?lang=en?rss=true The Enterprise Europe Network Partnership Opportunities Database contains up to 23,000 profiles and brings together commercial and innovation needs, and research and development excellence from across Europe. The network’s database is updated with new profiles on a weekly basis, search the database [ https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/apc4ozt2wfm/external ] for suitable profiles for your business. Below is a live sample profile of a Portuguese SME currently interested in exchanging ideas with Irish SMEs about potential collaboration or partnership. Portuguese provider of smart furniture manufacturing management software is seeking to enter into a license agreement with partners that are looking for end-to-end production solutions. 29 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST adf61628383e2fecd20bd9481cfb6cb1 ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30206863-20190325-155653 <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p>The Enterprise Europe Network Partnership Opportunities Database contains up to 23,000 profiles and brings together commercial and innovation needs, and research and development excellence from across Europe.</p> <p>The network’s database is updated with new profiles on a weekly basis, <a href="https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/apc4ozt2wfm/external">search the database </a>for suitable profiles for your business.</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p>Below is a live sample profile of a Portuguese SME currently interested in exchanging ideas with Irish SMEs about potential collaboration or partnership.</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <h3><span style="font-size: 13px;"><strong>Portuguese provider of smart </strong><strong>furniture manufacturing management software is seeking to enter into a license agreement with partners that are looking for end-to-end production solutions. </strong></span></h3> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/54/9ed9e8c77ff13a9463a694.png View Profile offer HERE https://een.ec.europa.eu/tools/services/PRO/Profile/Detail/c64b54cd-9f80-4292-96c3-caafda747415 Cork Chamber AGM: Looking Forward with Confidence https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/16p4jfhzwx3?lang=en?rss=true From Left to Right: Ronan Murray, Deloitte, Vice President, Thia Hennessy, Cork University Business School, Honorary Secretary, Paula Cogan, Doyle Collection, President, Gerard O'Donovan, CIT, Honorary Treasurer, Conor Healy, CEO, Cork Chamber. Cork Chamber of Commerce held its AGM on July 27th. As a largely virtual event on this occasion it was a sign of the times but the focus was steadfastly on looking forward with confidence. The AGM saw the re-election of Paula Cogan, Doyle Collection as President and the election and announcement of new officers, Ronan Murray of Deloitte as Vice President; Thia Hennessy, Cork University Business School as Honorary Secretary and Gerard O’ Donovan, CIT as Honorary Treasurer. In addition... 25 Mar 2020 12:00:00 GMT 242f10e5955c5aa26ae2b8db9c282d18 ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30205346-20200526-100832 <p class="centered-only" style="text-align: center;"><img align="center" src="http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/79/f6caa52448945e46c5b26f.jpg" style="margin: 0px;" width="459" height="352" hspace="0" vspace="0" alt="Left to Right: Ronan Murray, KPMG, Thia Hennessy, UCC, Paula Cogan, President, Cork Chamber, Gerard O'Donovan, CIT, Conor Healy, CEO, Cork Chamber" /></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="color: #ffffff; font-size: 11px;"><em>From Left to Right: Ronan Murray, Deloitte, Vice President, Thia Hennessy, Cork University Business School, Honorary Secretary, Paula Cogan, Doyle Collection, President, Gerard O'Donovan, CIT, Honorary Treasurer, Conor Healy, CEO, Cork Chamber.</em></span></p> <p> </p> <p><span style="color: #ffffff;">Cork Chamber of Commerce held its AGM on July 27<sup>th</sup>. As a largely virtual event on this occasion it was a sign of the times but the focus was steadfastly on looking forward with confidence.</span><br /><br /><span style="color: #ffffff;">The AGM saw the re-election of Paula Cogan, Doyle Collection as President and the election and announcement of new officers, Ronan Murray of Deloitte as Vice President; Thia Hennessy, Cork University Business School as Honorary Secretary and Gerard O’ Donovan, CIT as Honorary Treasurer. In addition...</span></p> <p>Cork Chamber of Commerce held its AGM on July 27<sup>th</sup>. As a largely virtual event on this occasion it was a sign of the times but the focus was steadfastly on looking forward with confidence.<br /><br />The AGM saw the re-election of Paula Cogan, Doyle Collection as President and the election and announcement of new officers, Ronan Murray of Deloitte as Vice President; Thia Hennessy, Cork University Business School as Honorary Secretary and Gerard O’ Donovan, CIT as Honorary Treasurer. In addition, five new board members and directors were elected; Susie Horgan, Springboard PR and Marketing; Robert Horgan, Café Velo/Velo Coffee Roasters; Maxine Hyde, Ballymaloe Foods; Michael Nolan, Grant Thornton and Debbie Power, Vodafone.<br /><br />Chamber President Paula Cogan congratulated all those newly elected and spoke passionately about the need to build a sustainable and resilient economy for Cork;<br /><br />“<em>As we stand together now in 2020, in a new world where we are reminded of our vulnerability as individuals, as communities and as nations we know that we have no choice but to be forceful in our pursuit of a resilient and better society. It is clear now that we must be actively pro sustainability, we not only champion diversity but be ardently anti-racist, and we must hold ourselves to higher standards in everything we do. Most of all we must remain restless in our pursuit of a better society. Places who retain such aspirations and actively fight for them will be the be the best places for business. And that is our vision for Cork.” </em><br /><br />Conor Healy, CEO of Cork Chamber commented.<br /><br /><em>“The Chamber team looks forward to continuing to work with Paula Cogan as President as well as newly elected officers and board. Our vision as set out in our current strategic plan of ‘together making Cork the best place for business’ holds true with many achievements to be proud of as our city region continues to evolve, grow, innovate and thrive. Through 2020 we will re-evaluate that plan taking account of current difficulties and future opportunities to best reflect the perspectives provided by our members, stakeholders and wider community.”</em></p> Ronan Murray, Thia Hennessy, Paula Cogan, Gerard O'Donovan, Robert Horgan, Conor Healy. http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/25/6d3d7fbe3a9833e7a8f3d6.jpg Cork Digital Marketing Awards 2020 – OPEN NOW! https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1ptqhy6y3y1?lang=en?rss=true Closing date for entries is Friday, 14th August 2020, 4pm. With 12 different categories, Cork businesses have ample opportunity to showcase their digital innovations and achievements over the past 12 months while demonstrating the impact of marketing through digital channels on business survival and growth. The theme for this year’s CDMAs is Digital Titans. These Awards will recognise the persistent and innovative hard work that has been demonstrated in the last year. #DigitalCork20 22 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST a3ac2ed98445b1d5ce5a483d18d15573 ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30206872-20200610-111027 <p>Closing date for entries is <strong>Friday, 14th August 2020, 4pm.</strong></p> <p> </p> <p>With 12 different categories, Cork businesses have ample opportunity to showcase their digital innovations and achievements over the past 12 months while demonstrating the impact of marketing through digital channels on business survival and growth. The theme for this year’s CDMAs is <strong>Digital Titans</strong>. These Awards will recognise the persistent and innovative hard work that has been demonstrated in the last year.</p> <p> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 15px; color: #ffffff;"><strong>#DigitalCork20</strong></span></p> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/fd/9e390199896808df78434a.png Enter Now https://www.corkchamber.ie/recognising-your-success/cork-digital-marketing-awards-2020/ Be Prepared: Key Trends & COVID Themes Impacting Consumers & Your Business https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/bxujiqviwi5?lang=en?rss=true Fri 31 July | 11am | Online Join Colette Quinn, Owner and Managing Director of Real Insights, as she prepares you for key trends that could impact your business. This session will look at key COVID themes which are emerging with a view to helping you and your business, prepare, plan, and make informed choices. 20 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST df10652ee708763856fbf5c020e1661d ARTICLE_2_COLUMN-clone-30205350-20180522-154053 <p>Fri 31 July | 11am | Online</p> <p> </p> <p>Join Colette Quinn, Owner and Managing Director of Real Insights, as she prepares you for key trends that could impact your business. This session will look at key COVID themes which are emerging with a view to helping you and your business, prepare, plan, and make informed choices.</p> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/8c/e8afdc5b59809099b2f288.png Register FREE here https://chamber.corkchamber.ie/events/details/be-prepared-key-trends-covid-themes-impacting-consumers-your-business-22994 Annual Golf Classic in association with Lexus Cork https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1t341937c74?lang=en?rss=true Thurs 27 Aug | 7am | Lee Valley Golf & Country Club This 4 Person Champagne Scramble golf event is always a great day out - perfect for socially distanced team-building, informal networking or corporate entertainment There is also a new opportunity this year to promote your company brand by sponsoring a Tee Box. 20 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST 2139f9af6051ee5090f16e8e4ff538c1 ARTICLE_2_COLUMN-clone-30205350-20180522-154053 <p>Thurs 27 Aug | 7am | Lee Valley Golf & Country Club</p> <p> </p> <p>This 4 Person Champagne Scramble golf event is always a great day out - perfect for socially distanced team-building, informal networking or corporate entertainment</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>There is also a new opportunity this year to promote your company brand by sponsoring a Tee Box. </strong></p> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/ea/f29b1304a131ca0d82262a.png More Details & Booking https://chamber.corkchamber.ie/events/details/cork-chamber-golf-classic-2020-in-association-with-lexus-cork-22980 Quality of Life Infrastructure Will Define Cork https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1onf3edv6yn?lang=en?rss=true Despite confidence in the Irish economy resting at 48% among members of the business community, and not withstanding the pandemic, Brexit and climate change, sentiment remains high and businesses remain resolutely focussed on a positive future for Cork says a major report launched on the 28th of July by Cork Chamber of Commerce. Almost 1,000 people engaged in a series of sectoral think tanks and an open survey to identify the best route to a resilient and sustainable recovery for Cork. Each discussion was guided by the Chambers commitment to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. 23 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST 71f9a1826d3e7001401ddc7f1668d3de ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30206872-20200408-115630 <p>Despite confidence in the Irish economy resting at 48% among members of the business community, and not withstanding the pandemic, Brexit and climate change, sentiment remains high and businesses remain resolutely focussed on a positive future for Cork says a major report launched on the 28th of July by Cork Chamber of Commerce.</p> <p> </p> <p><br />Almost 1,000 people engaged in a series of sectoral think tanks and an open survey to identify the best route to a resilient and sustainable recovery for Cork. Each discussion was guided by the Chambers commitment to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.</p> Conor Healy, CEO and Paula Cogan, President, Cork Chamber http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/81/dc49e567ab1a4e3176c611.jpg Read full Building Economic Resilience report HERE https://issuu.com/chamberlink/docs/10749_sustainable_cork_research_findings_05-web?fr=sYTE4NDEzNDg0MTc Nothing But Canva https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/qu9puhyr7mt?lang=en?rss=true Tues 11 Aug | 9.30am-12.30pm | 2 Mornings Member Price €100 This hands-on, interactive workshop will help participants navigate the new Canva 2.0 platform for the purpose of creating business and branding collateral. 14 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST acc4850c34d75add3e3d3a9a4a410f9e ARTICLE_2_COLUMN-clone-30205350-20190429-152727 <p>Tues 11 Aug | 9.30am-12.30pm | 2 Mornings</p> <p>Member Price €100</p> <p> </p> <p>This hands-on, interactive workshop will help participants navigate the new Canva 2.0 platform for the purpose of creating business and branding collateral.</p> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/e1/32a99050a160eb806954a8.png More Details & Booking https://www.corkchamber.ie/course/nothing-but-canva-2/ Return To Work Training Webinar https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/xtvkkcb8pta?lang=en?rss=true Tues 18 Aug | 2pm-4.30pm Member Price €25 This is a comprehensive COVID-19 Return to Work Webinar training program. The program is delivered online by the experienced Health and Safety professionals from Chris Mee Group. 27 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST a1a27155bde13f0882f97a654c153005 ARTICLE_2_COLUMN-clone-30205350-20190429-152727 <p>Tues 18 Aug | 2pm-4.30pm</p> <p>Member Price €25</p> <p> </p> <p>This is a comprehensive COVID-19 Return to Work Webinar training program. The program is delivered online by the experienced Health and Safety professionals from Chris Mee Group.</p> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/0e/3b3bdd440c3e822bac15ac.jpg More Details & Booking https://www.corkchamber.ie/course/return-to-work/ Cork City Development Plan https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/8bzem2nakdv?lang=en?rss=true Cork Our City Our Future | Addressing the Challenges Wed July 29 | 7pm The focus of this webinar will be on some of the challenges the new City Development Plan will have to address. Speakers will discuss climate change, transportation and creating successful neighbourhoods. 28 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST 828c4df48c736f581449fc7aefc1cdba ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30205334-20190904-100543 <p><strong>Cork Our City Our Future <span style="color: #333333; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff; float: none; display: inline;">|</span> Addressing the Challenges</strong>  <strong>Wed July 29 <span style="color: #333333; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff; float: none; display: inline;">|</span> 7pm</strong></p> <p> </p> <p>The focus of this webinar will be on some of the challenges the new City Development Plan will have to address.</p> <p>Speakers will discuss climate change, transportation and creating successful neighbourhoods. </p> <p> </p> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/c3/a3dea09981bf25a920ebe1.png Register FREE Here https://eur03.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.eventbrite.com%2Fe%2Fcork-city-development-plan-2022-2028-public-engagement-webinar-2-tickets-114412528954&data=02%7C01%7Cthomas%40corkchamber.ie%7C793bdeffd4b94370126c08d83226c6a4%7Ce8e9bea6acb047b0b897421cf14bccd8%7C1%7C0%7C637314489417498253&sdata=wbKZhjG5zUoo898JI8lSV9moDbtPIoQdyTEhEaj%2Bf7k%3D&reserved=0 Cork City Council Launch Development Plan Survey https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/rpvg0kbhoiy?lang=en?rss=true Cork City Council are carrying out a survey to find out what the people of Cork would like to prioritise in developing a vision for the future. The results of the survey will be taken account of in the preparation of the new City Development Plan. The survey will take you approximately 6-8 minutes to complete. Results from the survey will be made publicly available and incorporated into the Pre-Plan Consultation Report. 28 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST 9079d9fbf38ef8972d7dc3da914c2aa8 ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30205334-20190904-100543 <p>Cork City Council are carrying out a survey to find out what the people of Cork would like to prioritise in developing a vision for the future. The results of the survey will be taken account of in the preparation of the new City Development Plan. The survey will take you approximately 6-8 minutes to complete.</p> <p><br />Results from the survey will be made publicly available and incorporated into the Pre-Plan Consultation Report.</p> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/33/c0af821a145cf3373cda5e.jpg Take Survey HERE https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/G5VRBML Iarnród Éireann COVID-19 Return to Work Survey https://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/newsletter/1782jvgr19z?lang=en?rss=true As Iarnród Éireann have moved into phase 4 of the government roadmap and restrictions have eased even further they are planning rail services for the weeks and months ahead. They would appreciate your feedback on how you envisage using their services as a business. This survey with help Iarnród Éireann to plan how they can deliver the best service to suit your needs. 28 Jul 2020 12:00:00 IST bcea64b446b1ad6f873267054461fadb ARTICLE_1_COLUMN-clone-30205334-20190904-100543 <p>As Iarnród Éireann have moved into phase 4 of the government roadmap and restrictions have eased even further they are planning rail services for the weeks and months ahead.</p> <p>They would appreciate your feedback on how you envisage using their services as a business. </p> <p> </p> <p>This survey with help Iarnród Éireann to plan how they can deliver the best service to suit your needs.</p> http://corkchamberofcommerce.newsweaver.ie/v2files/shard1/8881/db/38deebcbb5bdfe98c0585a.jpg Take Survey HERE https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/3S5L7YM