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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
Your business may already have some kind of security camera system in place in order to protect it from burglary, vandalism or other anti-social crimes. However, many businesses are now setting up CCTV to monitor not only their property, but also the activities of their workforce too.
If you would like to enter Newstalk’s Business Person of the Month email why you think you are worthy to [email protected] You can also choose to nominate someone else. Small, medium and large businesses will all be considered.
Making 2013 your best year yet requires you doing just one thing differently than any year before. Just one thing. If you do it, you will reap the rewards. If you don’t, you won’t. It really is that simple.
More small business owners are realising the need to include PR in their overall business strategy and marketing mix. Embarking on a PR strategy does not have to be a daunting experience.
A few weeks ago I was blown away by the energy and positivity behind the #irishbizparty Twitter activity so I decided to interview one of the people behind this positive force for Irish business on Twitter, Samantha Kelly of Funky Goddess.
Hi Ron. You have your finger on the pulse of the Irish small business community, what is the general feeling about Ireland’s Economic Recovery among small businesses, do they feel we have turned a corner?
Guest post by Emma Kelly from Elevate PR. Social media is now just another part of the marketing mix for the SME sector. Recent figures show that 68% of Irish people are on Facebook, there are almost 550,000 Irish profiles on LinkedIn, 11% of adults over the age of 15 have a Twitter account and YouTube has 1.4 million Irish users.