Sunday, October 21, 2018

Evaluating Speedpak’s Workplace Learning Programme

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...

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

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...

Brogan Learns New Skills From Local Employees

"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...

Alan Brogan’s “On The Spot” Featuring Speedpak

"Ahead of Dublin's latest bid for Sam Maguire, Alan Brogan has been visiting Speedpak, a social enterprise for the long-term unemployed, as an Arthur Guinness Fund ambassador." Metro Herald, 11th May 2011. Click here to...

Speedpak Wins Ulster Bank Business Achievers ‘Social Entrepreneurship’ Award

All 32 finalists are invited to a gala awards event on Thursday 14th April 2011 at the Mansion House in Dublin where the winners in each category and the overall national Ulster Bank Business...

Speedpak Awarded Arthur Guinness Fund

Bright future ahead for Speedpak's workplace accreditation model Guinness invested in Ireland's future by backing people with "a business head and a social heart" and Speedpak's Workplace Accreditation Model (WAM) was officially announced as one...

Social Enterprises On An Irresistible Rise

"Social enterprise is growing in Ireland as workers look for community, as well as financial support," writes Elaine O’Regan in the Sunday Business Post, Sunday 23rd September 2010. Click here to download and view the article in PDF format

Unemployment Is Sent Packing!

Social enterprises are growing rapidly and adopting the best practices used in the commercial world, writes Sandra O'Connell in The Sunday Times, Sunday 9th May 2010. Click here to download and view the article in...