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What is a Social Enterprise?

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A social enterprise is a business whose success is measured as much on the positive social impact it sets out to achieve, as on its profitability. Social enterprises tend to share the following characteristics: They are set up to positively address a social or environmental problem. They operate in a way that strives to be profitable […]

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New Arrival Gives Speedpak a Lift!

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A beautiful August sky heralded the arrival of Speedpak Group’s latest addition, the Yale ERP 13VC forklift. In a year that has seen a substantial increase in client business, the new forklift will greatly increase the efficiency with which we can move goods in and out of the plant. Meanwhile, the growing number of staff holding […]

Speedpak Group’s 2015 Financial Statements published

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The financial statements of Speedpak are fully audited on an annual basis and are prepared in accordance with accounting standards generally accepted in Ireland and with Irish Statute. If you would like to know more about Speedpak Group’s performance in 2015 you can download signed extracts from Speedpak Group’s audited Financial Statements for 2015 in PDF format […]

Speedpak Group Awards Ceremony and Report Launch 2015

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Video of the 2015 Speedpak Group Awards Ceremony at which 15 members of staff received certification (equivalent to Fetac Level 4) as part of Speedpak’s Workplace Accreditation Model. Awards were presented by Minister of State Ann Phelan who also launched a report on the impact of up-skilling and formal learning on long-term unemployed people entitled ‘Evaluating Speedpak’s Worplace Training […]

Evaluating Speedpak’s Workplace Learning Programme

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The impact of up-skilling and formal learning on long-term unemployed people This report provides an analysis and evaluation of Speedpak’s workplace learning programme and its impact on the attitudes and skills of the Training Participants involved. Launched on Wednesday 2nd December 2015, the report begins by examining the context in which Speedpak operates, outlining its historical […]

Speedpak’s Workplace Accreditation Model Highly Commended at AONTAS Star Awards

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At the recent AONTAS Star Awards 2011 Speedpak was nominated and received a highly commended project award for its Workplace Accreditation Model (WAM©). About the AONTAS Star Awards Nominations come from adult learning organisations, community and voluntary groups, the business sector, government agencies, statutory bodies and NGOs. Nominated projects were requested to demonstrate the following […]

Brogan Learns New Skills From Local Employees

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“Dublin football Alan Brogan took time out of his busy schedule … to visit a Northside based social enterprise that’s making a positive impact on communities.” Northside People West, Wednesday 29th June 2011. Click here to download and view Article 1 in PDF format [730k] Click here to download and view Article 2 in PDF […]

 
 
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