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# entrepreneurs - Friday 10 January, 2020

'There is no free lunch, there is no reward where there is no risk'
# Tools Of The Trade
# Tools Of The Trade

'There is no free lunch, there is no reward where there is no risk'

Jan 10th 2020, 11:58 AM 445 Views 0 Comments

Tools of the Trade: Mazars’ Mark Kennedy talks the piano, publishing and learning to manage risk.

# entrepreneurs - Friday 13 September, 2019

U2 and Denis O'Brien back new network to support Irish entrepreneurs on both sides of the border
# The Edge
# The Edge

U2 and Denis O'Brien back new network to support Irish entrepreneurs on both sides of the border

Sep 13th 2019, 4:48 PM 20,085 Views 17 Comments

Endeavor will offer mentoring, support, and financing to four to six Irish entrepreneurs each year.

# entrepreneurs - Thursday 27 June, 2019

'Be patient; it's going to take a hell of a lot longer than you would anticipate'
# Insights And Opinion
# Insights And Opinion

'Be patient; it's going to take a hell of a lot longer than you would anticipate'

Jun 27th 2019, 10:31 AM 347 Views 0 Comments

Gerry Scullion, founder of King of Kefir, talks radishes and getting lost down rabbit holes.

# entrepreneurs - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

20 Under 20: Ireland's brightest and most inspirational rising stars
# 20 Under 20
# 20 Under 20

20 Under 20: Ireland's brightest and most inspirational rising stars

Dec 28th 2016, 9:00 PM 26,988 Views 5 Comments

The entrepreneurs, inventors, entertainers and leaders of the future.

# entrepreneurs - Saturday 8 October, 2016

'After being refused social welfare I started laughing. I was in the gutter. The only way was up'
# One4all
# One4all

'After being refused social welfare I started laughing. I was in the gutter. The only way was up'

Oct 8th 2016, 8:00 PM 37,962 Views 18 Comments

Michael Dawson was down to his last few pennies before he founded the One4All voucher.

# entrepreneurs - Saturday 24 September, 2016

"It's not enough to just be a citizen" - the millionaire entrepreneur who's giving back
# Improving Ireland
# Improving Ireland

"It's not enough to just be a citizen" - the millionaire entrepreneur who's giving back

Sep 24th 2016, 7:00 PM 19,283 Views 3 Comments

This year, 10,000 JEP students had combined sales of €250,000, with profits of €159,000.

# entrepreneurs - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Journal Media launches brand new business site
# Fora
# Fora

Journal Media launches brand new business site

Mar 30th 2016, 1:11 PM 16,341 Views 17 Comments

Fora will help SMEs and startups access information, support and quality journalism.

# entrepreneurs - Friday 1 January, 2016

Ten entrepreneurs share the advice that made them successful
# Words Of Wisdom
# Words Of Wisdom

Ten entrepreneurs share the advice that made them successful

Jan 1st 2016, 9:30 AM 16,569 Views 20 Comments

“I always did something I was a little not ready to do.”

# entrepreneurs - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Ireland may have big entrepreneurial dreams - but we're still wedded to the boss's chequebook
# Entrepreneurs
# Entrepreneurs

Ireland may have big entrepreneurial dreams - but we're still wedded to the boss's chequebook

Sep 3rd 2015, 11:50 PM 18,521 Views 29 Comments

The country is below average when it comes to most key startup indicators.

# entrepreneurs - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Why Richard Branson isn't a good role model for would-be startup founders
# Idol Thoughts
# Idol Thoughts

Why Richard Branson isn't a good role model for would-be startup founders

Jul 29th 2015, 8:00 PM 15,213 Views 23 Comments

Budding entrepreneurs need to have more realistic goals.

# entrepreneurs - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Irish and global female tech entrepreneurs you need to know about
# Watch This Space
# Watch This Space

Irish and global female tech entrepreneurs you need to know about

Jul 12th 2015, 6:00 PM 19,960 Views 13 Comments

They’re all on the up.

# entrepreneurs - Monday 22 June, 2015

Fancy starting your own business? Here's some helpful advice...
# Opinion
# Opinion

Fancy starting your own business? Here's some helpful advice...

Jun 22nd 2015, 10:45 PM 623 Views 17 Comments

People tend to forget that most entrepreneurs have failed, more than once, before they find success. And I’m no different.

# entrepreneurs - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

The level of female start ups in Ireland has increased 600% since 2011
# Girl Power
# Girl Power

The level of female start ups in Ireland has increased 600% since 2011

Feb 18th 2015, 2:10 PM 17,026 Views 90 Comments

With 1,500 jobs on the way Richard Bruton has hailed Ireland’s entrepreneurs as ‘heroes’.

# entrepreneurs - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Why this TD thinks we love failure in Ireland
# Entrepreneurship
# Entrepreneurship

Why this TD thinks we love failure in Ireland

Jan 18th 2015, 5:00 PM 10,260 Views 43 Comments

Dara Calleary wants more encouragement for Ireland’s young entrepreneurs.

# entrepreneurs - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

How to: Kickstart business by stepping back from social media... and picking up the phone
# Face Facts
# Face Facts

How to: Kickstart business by stepping back from social media... and picking up the phone

Dec 16th 2014, 5:05 PM 10,797 Views 28 Comments

And what entrepreneurs can learn from sports stars.

# entrepreneurs - Monday 8 December, 2014

This young entrepreneur beat over 1,100 others to be crowned Ireland's best
# Going Places
# Going Places

This young entrepreneur beat over 1,100 others to be crowned Ireland's best

Dec 8th 2014, 2:15 PM 12,352 Views 10 Comments

So here’s what makes his startup a €50,000 winner…

# entrepreneurs - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Get your skates on if you want your business idea to win €100k
# Under 30s
# Under 30s

Get your skates on if you want your business idea to win €100k

Jul 24th 2014, 1:15 PM 4,931 Views 5 Comments

Young entrepreneurs who need a leg up have a week to enter Government-sponsored fund.

# entrepreneurs - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Tralee hosts summer academy focusing on traditional, artisan food production
# Artisan Food
# Artisan Food

Tralee hosts summer academy focusing on traditional, artisan food production

Jun 25th 2014, 8:15 AM 4,988 Views 1 Comment

Consumer interest in locally-sourced and -produced foods are providing a boost to Irish food SMEs.

# entrepreneurs - Monday 23 June, 2014

We're the best: Ireland is the most entrepreneurial country in Europe
# Start Me Up
# Start Me Up

We're the best: Ireland is the most entrepreneurial country in Europe

Jun 23rd 2014, 5:41 PM 9,600 Views 42 Comments

And we place 7th out of 28 countries surveyed around the world, too.

# entrepreneurs - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Opinion: Once, there were artists, entrepreneurs and everyone else on the sidelines. Then the internet came along.
# Disruptive
# Disruptive

Opinion: Once, there were artists, entrepreneurs and everyone else on the sidelines. Then the internet came along.

May 31st 2014, 7:00 PM 15 Views 11 Comments

The playing field has been levelled. Now, secret bakers can set up kitchen businesses, talented crafters can open Etsy shops, and technically gifted people can invent apps.

# entrepreneurs - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Entrepreneurship shortfall targeted by €500,000 graduate fund
# Seed Fund
# Seed Fund

Entrepreneurship shortfall targeted by €500,000 graduate fund

May 29th 2014, 12:41 PM 5,729 Views 9 Comments

Applications for up to €50,000 in funding are being sought from recent college-leavers.

# entrepreneurs - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

'Google Earth for the human body': start-up from NUIG wins European prize
# Best In Class
# Best In Class

'Google Earth for the human body': start-up from NUIG wins European prize

Apr 30th 2014, 2:04 PM 7,128 Views 5 Comments

The Galway healthcare company saw off 100 other competitors from around Europe.

# entrepreneurs - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Meet the creative entrepreneurs who fought the slump - together
# We Are Fambally
# We Are Fambally

Meet the creative entrepreneurs who fought the slump - together

Apr 22nd 2014, 6:53 PM 14,564 Views 15 Comments

The Fumbally Exchange is due to spread to 13 new locations this year – and two-thirds of its member businesses plan to expand this year.

# entrepreneurs - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Column: This is the 'Dangerous Cocktail' afflicts senior management teams the world over
# All Work And No Play
# All Work And No Play

Column: This is the 'Dangerous Cocktail' afflicts senior management teams the world over

Apr 12th 2014, 7:00 PM 38 Views 7 Comments

Senior teams are very often the worst performing groups in the organisation – and I should know, I’ve spend enough time in one, writes Brian F Smyth.

# entrepreneurs - Saturday 15 March, 2014

This Roscommon man sells fruit juicers online and has been surprisingly successful
# Squeezing Every Drop
# Squeezing Every Drop

This Roscommon man sells fruit juicers online and has been surprisingly successful

Mar 15th 2014, 5:00 PM 29,478 Views 27 Comments

Juicers? Notions? Apparently not.

# entrepreneurs - Monday 10 March, 2014

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Mar 10th 2014, 8:48 AM 12,158 Views 10 Comments

Good morning, it’s the start of a new week so here’s today’s news to get your day started.

Lack of finance the biggest barrier to starting new businesses in Ireland, say entrepreneurs
# SUPPORTS
# SUPPORTS

Lack of finance the biggest barrier to starting new businesses in Ireland, say entrepreneurs

Mar 10th 2014, 7:30 AM 12,128 Views 35 Comments

Over one-in-two entrepreneurs surveyed believe the lack of finance options for start-ups was stifling the growth of new businesses.

# entrepreneurs - Monday 3 March, 2014

Column: What does an entrepreneur need to know when starting out?
# Entrepreneurs
# Entrepreneurs

Column: What does an entrepreneur need to know when starting out?

Mar 3rd 2014, 8:00 AM 53 Views 47 Comments

Many SME managers have expertise and interest in a specific area – but no financial management experience or expertise. So how do they secure funding for their businesses?

# entrepreneurs - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Dragon’s Den star to discuss entrepreneurship before Oireachtas committee today
# Star Help
# Star Help

Dragon’s Den star to discuss entrepreneurship before Oireachtas committee today

Feb 25th 2014, 7:30 AM 6,008 Views 22 Comments

O’Sullivan will discuss what the government can do to encourage and support entrepreneurs in business.

# entrepreneurs - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Aaron McKenna: Why does government make it safer to invest in houses than jobs?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Why does government make it safer to invest in houses than jobs?

Jan 11th 2014, 8:00 AM 62 Views 20 Comments

Capital Gains Tax is a good way of making the rich pay their taxes – but it isn’t only the rich that invest into start-ups. This tax should be treated completely differently for job creation initiatives.

# entrepreneurs - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Pen-making Donegal schoolboys worth 'a million'
# Entrepreneurs
# Entrepreneurs

Pen-making Donegal schoolboys worth 'a million'

Dec 17th 2013, 7:15 AM 28,048 Views 26 Comments

Not quite in euro, but they’re getting there.

# entrepreneurs - Thursday 21 November, 2013

Ireland named Europe's most entrepreneurial country
# Green Jersey
# Green Jersey

Ireland named Europe's most entrepreneurial country

Nov 21st 2013, 2:28 PM 8,883 Views 46 Comments

The Wall Street Journal analysed data on the venture capital being raised by tech companies.

# entrepreneurs - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

This is what the Nasdaq bell ringing in Dublin looks like
# Web Summit
# Web Summit

This is what the Nasdaq bell ringing in Dublin looks like

Oct 30th 2013, 1:32 PM 12,992 Views 68 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny became the first person to ever ring the opening bell in Ireland.

# entrepreneurs - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Enda Kenny to ring the NASDAQ bell in Dublin tomorrow
# Ding Ding Ding
# Ding Ding Ding

Enda Kenny to ring the NASDAQ bell in Dublin tomorrow

Oct 29th 2013, 1:07 PM 9,322 Views 134 Comments

The NASDAQ bell will signal the opening of the Web Summit which is taking place in Dublin.

# entrepreneurs - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Leinster captain Cullen throws his weight behind community outreach projects
# Inspiring Tales
From The42
# Inspiring Tales

Leinster captain Cullen throws his weight behind community outreach projects

Jul 2nd 2013, 12:32 PM 1,606 Views 0 Comments

The second-row’s work with Enactus has given him an insight into the potential of Ireland’s youth.

# entrepreneurs - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Cutting edge technologies in healthcare will increase efficiency
# Digital Healthcare
# Digital Healthcare

Cutting edge technologies in healthcare will increase efficiency

May 16th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,286 Views 28 Comments

Tablet devices for nurses and electronic medical records – just some of the ideas showcased at a digital healthcare gathering in Dublin yesterday.

# entrepreneurs - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Books AND gaming both have place with student entrepreneurs
# Clever
# Clever

Books AND gaming both have place with student entrepreneurs

Apr 18th 2013, 4:37 PM 4,695 Views 0 Comments

Feeling down about the future of this country? These enterprising students give us a sense of hope…

# entrepreneurs - Sunday 7 April, 2013

The Irish start-up that went on a 3,000km road trip to success*
# Road Show
# Road Show

The Irish start-up that went on a 3,000km road trip to success*

Apr 7th 2013, 12:00 PM 17,728 Views 20 Comments

Meet the Soundwave guys whose photo travelogue shows how sometimes you have to take the road less travelled – literally – to get stuff done. *(fingers crossed)

# entrepreneurs - Saturday 6 April, 2013

How do you stop your water bottle leaking onto your iPad?
# Enterprising
# Enterprising

How do you stop your water bottle leaking onto your iPad?

Apr 6th 2013, 9:30 AM 12,289 Views 7 Comments

Hundreds of secondary school students are creating businesses for national entrepreneurship final. This little invention is just one of the entries.

# entrepreneurs - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Column: Proposed local government reforms will lead to job losses and closures
# Entrepreneurs
# Entrepreneurs

Column: Proposed local government reforms will lead to job losses and closures

Jan 23rd 2013, 7:30 PM 34 Views 15 Comments

Entrepreneurs, job-seekers, rural enterprises, tourism initiatives and community-based projects all rely on local development companies – which could be forced to close under new reforms, writes John Walsh.

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