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  • Is learning about to replace education?

    Sunday 31st August 2014

    Each week Nick O' Shiel, Chief Executive, Omagh Enterprise Company, blogs on issues related to enterprise, technology and the economy. This week Nick discusses learning and education. The origins of education lie to a large extent inside the military, as it trained people to follow orders and be compliant. The industrial revolution required similar people for the smooth operation of the assembly line. Even consumers were encouraged to behave in predictable ways and buy the same produc…

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  • Do you have the skills to get a new job

    Thursday 14th August 2014

    DO YOU HAVE THE SKILLS TO GET A JOB? Each week Nick O' Shiel, Chief Executive, Omagh Enterprise Company, blogs on issues related to enterprise, technology and the economy. This week Nick asks if you have the right skills to get a job. There is little doubt that the skills you have will determine the level of success you enjoy in the workplace of the future. Employers are willing to invest in people with the right skills and less inclined to invest in people without the skills the…

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  • Rally Storm Cookstown has joined MYCookstown.com

    Monday 28th July 2014

    Rally Storm Cookstown is fast becoming Ireland’s leading Rally Experience with its purpose built gravel rally stage has been specifically designed to provide a professional location for private hire and the rally school. Michael McCullagh, an industry expert, entered in to the rally market in 2007 and quickly became the NI ,ROI  & UK leading provider of motorsport products.  Through Michael’s connection and knowledge of the industry he was able to identify a…

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    Rally Storm Cookstown has joined MYCookstown.com
  • Tyrone Attic,Stairs and Doors join up to MYCookstown

    Monday 28th July 2014

    Tyrone Attic Stairs and Doors         Tyrone Attic Stairs and Doors Cookstown was established in 2010 and install loft ladders throughout the whole of Belfast and Northern Ireland. Our key products are Fakro insulated wooden loft ladders. The Fakro loft ladder incorporates a fully-insulated access hatch which opens smoothly to allow you to unfold the ladder.   A free survey will be carried out to assess your needs and take the appropri…

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    Tyrone Attic,Stairs and Doors join up to MYCookstown
  • Exciting times for MURE

    Saturday 12th July 2014

    Recently we have had a lot of new developments in the company with new product lines and suppliers, and we are not about to stop just yet! We have just become official direct suppliers of Holts and Simoniz, who provide many varied, high quality products for vehicles. These range from Car Care Products such as Air Fresheners, Waxes and Screen Wash, to Repair & Maintenance Parts and Additives (Oil, Diesel etc.). We will be stocking Holts and Simoniz products in the next f…

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    Exciting times for MURE
  • DLS LED lighting join up to MYCookstown.com

    Thursday 26th June 2014

    DLS LED Lighting What is LED Lighting? An LED Light is a light-emitting diode (LED) product that is assembled into a lamp or light bulb for use in lighting fixtures. LED lamps have a lifespan and electrical efficiency that is several times better than incandescent lighting, and significantly better than most fluorescent lighting, with some chips able to emit more than 100 lumens per watt.   Like incandescent lights, and unlike most fluorescent lights (e.g. tubes and CF…

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    DLS LED lighting join up to MYCookstown.com
  • HunterWest joins up to MYCookstown.com

    Thursday 26th June 2014

    Hunter West joins up to MYCookstown.com If your into any of these then click the link provided. Hunter West Cookstown and Omagh offers the casual shooting enthusiast and the complete beginner a fun day with enough challenge to get the adrenalin running but not enough dirt to even get your shoes scuffed! . We have staff trained and qualified in first aid, protection of children and vulnerable adults plus the shooting disciplines we offer. The Activities we Offer are: Archery 3D Arc…

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    HunterWest joins up to MYCookstown.com
  • Can you invent the future?

    Tuesday 24th June 2014

    CAN YOU INVENT THE FUTURE? Each week Nick O' Shiel, Chief Executive, Omagh Enterprise Company, blogs on issues related to enterprise, technology and the economy. This week Nick discusses the need to revisit our natural ability to invent. Given the demand for places, however, at the recent Northern Ireland Science Park’s INVENT 2014 Quick Pitch competition, which involved 24 teams making three minute pit…

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