Enterprise Ireland offers a number of programmes and supports to companies which help them measure and improve their competitiveness and sustainability

Enterprise Ireland supports client companies to benchmark their performance against their competition, through access to national & international norms, across the spectrum of business functions including finance, marketing, operations, innovation, productivity and human resources, through the Competitiveness Benchmarking exercise / Company Health Check Offer. 

Enterprise Ireland’s Innovation Health Check is a facilitated diagnostic which enables a client to examine and benchmark important aspects of Innovation such as their: Innovation Strategy, Innovation Culture, how they capture and use business intelligence, the use of collaboration to improve their ability to deliver Innovation aims, Innovation Capabilities & Resources and the Processes & Structures used to deliver their Innovation plans.

Enterprise Ireland’s Lean Business Offer is designed to encourage clients to adopt Lean business principles in their organisation to increase performance and competitiveness. Lean tools and techniques are helping companies across the globe to address competitiveness issues within their businesses by building the capability of their people to identify problems and improve operations

Enterprise Ireland’s Green Offer helps companies to incorporate sustainable practices into the day-to-day running of the business. Better environmental performance leads to improved resource efficiency and direct cost savings and can also increase access to customers who are increasingly demanding more environmentally friendly products and services.

Enterprise Ireland Best Practice Study Visits provide access to world-class companies that are implementing Lean Business Principles. They enable first-hand experience of Lean Best Practices and Processes, along with solid and practical examples that participants can apply to their own businesses.