5 ways to stay motivated in business

Need a motivation workout? Being your own boss can be really challenging at times, but it can also be very rewarding and exciting. Caroline Baxter our Sage Business Expert helps you sustain your motivation with her motivation workout. Business owners need to stay focused and constantly set new goals and targets, but how can you […]

Budget 2015

Yesterday’s budget brought with it the usual share of comment and the analysis will soon follow, however, here are our initial thoughts on the budget and the likely impacts for the SME community. Short term: For SMEs the most significant short term considerations are in the area of payroll changes to be adopted and also […]
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Andy Kenny Fitness – a start-up case study

From stating in a corridor to having his own purpose built facility, Andy Kenny, owner of Andy Kenny Fitness and a Sage Business Expert, has spent seven years growing his personal fitness business into a successful operation. Here he shares his thoughts on the lessons he learned along the way, and what helped him succeed. […]

Sage Ireland advises businesses on last minute preparation for e-Day

16th September 2014: Sage Ireland has today published five short tips for businesses in order to prepare for e-Day which is this Friday, September 19th. From this date, government, its departments and agencies will no longer issue cheques to or accept cheques from businesses. “From a business perspective this will impact on payments to government […]
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SEPA is here – 6 things you should know as a business

August 1st 2014 marked the passing of the final (and extended) deadline for the implementation of SEPA across the Eurozone countries. Despite some challenges with regards to adoption rates, leading to the extension of the compliance deadline from February 1st 2014 to various dates up to August 1st 2014 across different Eurozone jurisdictions, it should […]