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WHAT A WAY TO MAKE A LIVING

We have spoken many times about being a business owner or entrepreneur in Ireland today. Equally, and sometimes even more importantly for the day to day running of any company are its employees. This week we will focus on being an employee or…

DO YOU HAVE A 'LIFESTYLE BUSINESS'?

Have you created a saleable business, or just a job for yourself? And how do you change that?   'Lifestyle business' is a term that, understandably, gets up many entrepreneurial noses. When used in certain circles, it can sound patronising,…

TIME - YOUR MOST VALUABLE RESOURCE

You're willing to work long hours for your business, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't place a value on your time - and manage it effectively.   Time is money - that may be a well-worn cliché, but it's palpably true. As an entrepreneur,…

DCA Q&A - SHOULD I GO AS A SOLE TRADER?

Q: I have been working on a fixed-term contract with a multinational company. However, my contract is up in December, and it’s unlikely to be renewed or replaced with a permanent offer. The reason for this, I’m told, is a company-wide hiring…