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Hi folks, We will shortly be undertaking a major site overhaul here at Bloggertone.com, after which we will be re-launching our new site, TweakYourBiz.com These changes are now necessary to facilitate the continued growth and success of our business community. After launch, the new site will contain many improvements and a better user experience for both our writers and readers alike. I would like to thank Anita, Leland and the team for their tremendous work to date on Bloggertone,…

National Entrepreneurial Business Awards launched to recognise local businesses and support their future growth. The inaugural National Entrepreneurial Business Awards (EBAs) has been launched to raise awareness of and acknowledge the many local businessmen and women throughout the country who have set-up or continued to trade, despite adverse economic conditions. The EBAs The EBAs will consist of 26 regional finals, taking place in each county throughout the Republic of Ireland, making it…

A new initiative aimed at encouraging job creation for Ireland’s skilled unemployed was launched earlier today. Through collective entrepreneurialism and positive thinking, Hireland hopes to encourage the creation of 5,000 new job opportunities in the first half of 2012. To support the launch, Hireland has issued the findings of a brand new piece of research, which was conducted amongst small and medium enterprises at the beginning of January this year. Encouragingly, slightly more than…

Drogheda has an historic past. Twitter has an enterprising future. Connect the two and what do you get? Welcome to TweepTown! It’s a real-world game in a virtual world frame. To play: Come to the vibrant town of Drogheda on Saturday 19thNovember And take photos of innovative / original / fun products in participating stores. Then share these photos on Twitter using the hashtag #tweeptown and hope that they catch the eye of the 3 judges. So what’s the incentive? Topping a game console…

A new Export Co-Operative is coming together to reduce prohibitive delivery costs and create innovative opportunities for small firms exporting from Ireland. Up to now small firms in Ireland could not negotiate on the cost of exporting because they could not guarantee large volumes with many smaller retailers and craftspeople being charged exorbitant quotes to ship their products internationally. Now, Small, Medium and Micro Enterprise Exporters have an opportunity to join forces with…

Cloud Arena are organising a free-to-attend seminar on Business Intelligence and Analytics in the Cloud on the afternoon of Wednesday Oct 19th next in NCI Dublin. Full details on registration, topics and speakers are available at the events page on Cloud Arena. This is the third in a series of business relevant topics organised by Cloud Arena using practical case studies; in this case on Business Intelligence and Analytics and the benefits of Cloud Computing. The objective is to facilitate…

Hi all, We have some great news for the Bloggertone community. As you are aware, over the past two years we have developed a strong relationship with the team over at BizSugar & SmallBizTrends.com and have run different initiatives with their CEO, Anita Campbell. As a result, we are excited to announce today that Anita is coming onboard as a new partner and CEO of Bloggertone. This is a great milestone for the Bloggertone project. We feel that Anita’s expertise and vision will bring the…

September 14, 2011toSeptember 15, 2011The Irish Executives network was formed by John G. Keogh on LinkedIn during 2008, a year when people and businesses first realised the pressure being exerted on the global economic climate. As that pressure has increased, so too has Irish Executives membership and activity. Now connecting nearly 7,000 business people within Ireland and around the world, Irish Executives continues to respond to this pressure with a commitment to sharing the ideas,…

The inaugural Bloggers International meeting will take place in Portlaoise, Ireland and Chipping Norton, England on 29th June at 7.30pm. Bloggers International aims to bring bloggers and social media groups together to help each other to improve their blogs and usage of social media, drive more traffic to their website, promote their businesses, create more leads and improve their communciation with customers. Bloggers International is a  new organisation formed by KLCK Bloggers Network and…

On May 23rd 2011, Ireland will have the attention of the world thanks to a visit by US President Barack Obama. PocketNative has organized a Twitter event called #IRLday to coincide with the President’s visit, and they’d like your help to make it a BIG success! PocketNative is a new Irish company whose mission is to give people the tools and information they need to create exceptional travel experiences. While there is already support from Enterprise Ireland, IDA, Bord Bia, DCU, Good…