|Plato Business Development Programme starting April 2017|
|You want to expand your business but don’t have the money or all of the skills?
It is not easy running a business on your own. Would you like to meet business people just like you and solve your business problems in a tried and proven way?
PLATO is a not for profit business development programme that helps SMEs grow their business in a planned way. Funded by the four LEO offices in Dublin, it provides the necessary tools to help you achieve your goals.
PLATO offers owner managers a business support forum where they can tackle the challenges and issues of today’s business world. Through a unique partnership with large “parent” companies, PLATO creates a confidential and safe environment where SMEs can benefit from facilitated group learning, business counselling, and support so that you acquire the skills necessary to help your business grow and prosper. It provides an environment for owner managers to learn from one another and share their experiences at a monthly meeting for 18 months – facilitated by large company Managers from Ericsson, Diageo, Microsoft, Pfizer etc.
The cost of the 18 month programme is 33 euro per meeting – 600 euros for 18 meetings. To be eligible for this programme you must be 2 years or more in business with 2 or more employees.