The Market Day took place on Monday 19 December with over 55 small businesses selling their wares. They set up at 10am in the morning and the doors were officially opened to the general public at 11am. Great help was provided by Ms Lorraine Byrne, who organised the whole layout of the Myles Hall for the day. We had 5 judges viewing the business and picking winners in the Junior , Intermediate and Senior sections.The winners will be announced in January. Below are some of the stalls on display during the day.
Mr Delany’s Business class went to visit Monsoon Consulting in Renalagh in December to look at 1 of Ireland’s leading website design companies. Run by Stephen |Keneally, the company employs 28 people and is involved with IDA Ireland as one of its leading start up businesses. He spoke to the pupils for 90 minutes about running your own business and all the pitfalls and excitement in the job.