On Fiver Friday host Joe Duffy asks listeners to spend an extra €5 with a local business or retailer, with businesses and retailers across Ireland offering Fiver Friday Specials. Tune into Liveline for details of the next Fiver FridayPledge to make a difference
For example, use local goods, materials and services wherever possible in running your business. And if you can, re-invest in your company to make it more productive, or attractive to consumers - and get them spending again. Extra investment and revenue could shore up existing jobs as well as create more in the wider economy. See our Business Tips from the Drogheda experts on this page to help your enterprise thrive.Local Heroes Groups
Ideas and resources from local traders are crucial in the Local Heroes Campaign to create jobs. Maybe your town has hidden assets that could be marketed as selling-points to draw more business. And very practically, an idle premises could house the Local Heroes Hub or you could donate products or services to kit it out.