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Local Enterprise Office, Cork City, is hosting a free webinar for retailers on Tuesday, 28th April in conjunction with James Burke and Associates. This energized 2.5-hour workshop will take a practical look at the impacts COVID-19 is having on the retail sector. It will also showcase opportunities emerging as well as highlighting supports to deal with challenges.

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This workshop will also feature retail champion Bobby Kerr who will provide inspiration and practical ideas for retail businesses to take on board. The workshop will be led by retail expert, James Burke, and will provide practical and easy to implement solutions for those participating.

This workshop is appropriate for any consumer facing business including shops, cafes, pubs, restaurants, hotels, hairdressers, gyms, beauticians, etc.

Former investment banker Yvonne Scully will also advise on cashflow management and banks schemes. Head of Local Enterprise Cork City, Paul Mc Guirk, will also present on supports which are available from the local enterprise office. The webinar will conclude with an interactive discussion between the panellists and the participants.

Information on this and all other local enterprise office supports can be found on


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