NDRC Inventorium Swequity Exchange seeks Entrepreneurs, Developers, Digital Marketers, Sales Executives & Designers

Social network for loners to hang out together?

Website selling multicolored suits to female penguins?

App which tells you are you indoors or outdoors?

Got a better idea?

Are you an expert in your industry? Interested in sharing your knowledge and working together to form new digital start-ups to help them move their ideas forward?

At the moment The National Digital Research Centre (NDRC) is looking for your help.

Are you:

1. Marketing Executive / Digital Marketer?

2. Creative / Designer?

3. Business Development Executive?

A new programme from  NDRC is pioneering to spawn start-ups and match mentors up with new ventures this summer.

The Swequity Exchange programme will take place at the Inventorium in the NDRC, which is based on Thomas Street in Dublin, starting on the 1st of June, 2012 and main mentoring taking place from the 9th of July until the 3rd of August with a Final Awards Ceremony on the 3rd of August.

The programme is particularly reaching out to developers, marketers, business executives, sales executives, designers, entrepreneurs and those who have recently set up their own ventures.

Help rewrite the way start-ups happen and get inspired by those passionate to make a change and bring new ideas to business. Share your knowledge with young and smart people keen to know how to make their ideas working.

For being part of this initiative apply by the 1st of June on Swequity Exchange website.

Social Media Tweets of the Week – 12th May 2012

Welcome to this weeks Tweets of the Week from @socialmedia_ie. It has been a busy week for David and Cian. They have been out presenting at the Digital Skills academy and at the Burlington Hotel. This week has also seen a lot of exciting developments for Bossmetrics. Our software has reached the final of the Irish Software Association Investor Forum. If you are interested in mastering Facebook then check out this post from Cian on mastering Edgerank. Also there are some great tips on Socia Media Reports in Google Analytics.

To get great Social Media news as it happens, be sure to follow @socialmedia_ie.

BOSS Metrics reaches final of Irish Software Association Investor forum

BOSS Metrics left the NDRC building again last week and got another fantastic reaction!  Our audience this time was the Irish Software Association  Investor forum at IBEC and we got short-listed for the final event on the 10th May!  Pretty exciting to get to pitch in front of 10 investors and get their feedback on our progress to date.

Thanks to Gary Leyden and the LaunchPad team for tipping us off about this one and helping get us ready.  Read more about our digital marketing tool BOSS Metrics.

Social Media Tweets of the week – 22nd April 2012

Welcome to this weeks Tweets of the Week from @socialmedia_ie. This week we have been busy launching our new software, BOSSmetrics. Its a smarter way to improve your digital marketing by bringing all your digital and social data into one dashboard. With metrics in mind we also brought you 4 great reasons why website tracking is so essential for SEO and some Fortune 500 Social Media stats. Lastly if you are interested in Social Media and Blogging then why not check out our great Groupon deal here. You have until tonight to purchase at this greatly reduced price.

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Tweets of the Week – 3rd April 2012

Welcome to this weeks Tweets of the Week from @socialmedia_ie. This week we bring you tips on Security for small businesses and how to utilize LinkedIn for your business. We also brought you the 7 day SEO diet which gives great details on how to fast-track optimizing your website. If you want to check out your activity online make sure to follow the link to WhatAboutMe?, which gives a graphical representation of your digital life. Also if you’re interested in everything visual then follow the 10 B2B strategies utilizing Pinterest, a social photo sharing network.

Read more team selected for NDRC LaunchPad incubator programme are delighted to announce that we have been accepted onto the fifth round of the NDRC Launchpad accelerator programme. You may have noticed we have not had the chance to update our blog as per usual this week that is the result of the whole team being extra busy settling into our new offices at the Digital Exchange, where we have been operating from for the last week.


For the next three months we are going to be hard at work on a new Social Media Web App so make sure to check back regularly for updates and be sure to follow the team on @socialmedia_ie.