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PAST EVENT: Cork Development Session sponsored by Cork Airport



We are over the moon to announce our inaugural AWTE Ireland Cork event! Join us on Wednesday 26th June for an exciting development session at Cork Airport. Our speaker on the day will be Carmel O’ Keeffe, Accredited Executive Life and Business Coach and founder of not-for-profit organisation Dress for Success Cork. Please read on below for full event details.


VIP Lounge at Cork Airport


  • 09:00 – Breakfast Networking
  • 09:30 – Event Opening – AWTE Ireland and Cork Airport
  • 09:45 – Carmel O’Reilly (Session 1)
  • 11:00 – Coffee Break
  • 11:15 – Carmel O’Reilly (Session 2)
  • 12:45 – Light Lunch & Finish

Speaker – Carmel O’ Keeffe

Carmel O’Keeffe is an Accredited Executive Life and Business Coach with over 15 years’ experience supporting individuals and business owners to make key life and career decisions that enable fulfilment and growth. She holds a BA in Economics and a Diploma in Education from UCC, is a trained NLP Practitioner, Career Coach and an accredited, experienced Trainer. She delivers impactful career and life Coaching services as well as tailored training in the areas of Interview Skills Training, Professional Development and Communications.

Carmel has been responsible for empowering hundreds of clients to articulate and achieve their career and personal goals through solution-focused coaching. She takes a holistic approach to Coaching and uses clear compassionate and purposeful questions, to support clients to make life-changing transformations. Carmel helps clients recognise the power of empowering choices and guides them in a non-judgemental way to recognise and believe in their own vast potential. Carmel is known for bringing out the very best in her clients and building their confidence to take on any challenge, either in their careers or personal life.

Some of her career highlights included success as CEO of her own Education, Design and Retail businesses. She is also the Founder of a well-known not-for-profit organisation Dress for Success Cork, which empowers women to find meaningful employment. She drove the development and expansion of client programmes in DFS Cork such as Career Centre, Professional Women’s Group and Going Places Network. She is an Executive Member of ‘The Who’s Who’ of World Wide Executives, Member of Cork Chamber of Commerce and Network Cork. She received a ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ for her work with disadvantaged women and was nominated for Women Mean Business Social Entrepreneur Award.


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Event Date

June 26, 2019


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