Business Achievers

Business Achievers

Pros and Cons of Starting your Business vs. Starting a Franchise

When it comes to making a living, you may want to be your own boss. In fact, this is a popular choice; studies show there are 28 million small businesses in the UK alone. There are many rewards for this position and enjoying a more flexible schedule is just one of …

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Business Achievers

How to Avoid Grapevine Communication in Order to Improve Efficiency

Communication is very important to the growth and success of a company. It can either make or break the company. To ensure that all employees are efficient, communication should be clear and effective. One common practice that could hinder the efficiency of the company is grapevine communication. What is grapevine …

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Business Achievers

5 Actionable Tips to Grow Your Ecommerce Startup’s Sales

For eCommerce startups, achieving rapid sales growth is a dream come true, especially if it happens in the first few years. But, if you think you can squeeze every bit of business out of your site visitors with those flashy marketing gimmicks and quick fixes, you should reconsider, honestly. Despite …

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Business Achievers

Ulster Bank hosts 10th ‘Meet Your Neighbours’ Event in Fitzwilliam Square in Conjunction with the IDA

Ulster Bank hosts 10th ‘Meet Your Neighbours’ event in Fitzwilliam Square in conjunction with the IDA. Ulster Bank successfully hosted its 10th ‘Meet Your Neighbours’ event in conjunction with the IDA. The early autumn BBQ was attended by over 80 guests who braved the initial rain to join the event, …

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Money

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Perfecting Your Payroll: Areas You Can Save More Money

Payroll is typically one of the largest expenses for a small business. It takes a lot of resources to process paychecks, keep up with tax requirements, and hire competent people for the jobs you need done. Before making serious cuts to payroll, consider some of the other areas you can …

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Financing Failures: Why so Many Startups Can’t Survive

Have you ever dreamed of starting your own business? Every year thousands of people fulfill their dream of becoming an entrepreneur only to encounter unforeseen obstacles that cause their venture to fail. In fact, 90% of startups fail within their first year. Learn why it’s so hard to start and …

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Start Ups

Start Ups

20 Learnings, Notes and Highlights from Day 1 of the Dublin Tech Summit

Lots of talks. Queues. Take Away food. Pens and paper. Business Cards. I think’s. & “What a Time to be Alive”. It was the Dublin Tech Summit. Here are some selected notes, tweets and highlights. Matthew Luhn, a 20 year Pixar Story Veteran showed that storytelling with your business or …

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Start Ups

A Freelancer’s Guide to a Productive (and Short) Day

Working long days is never fun – unless you happen to relish the mental strength required to remain focused on the task in hand for hours on end. Similarly, long days are rarely productive, no matter how much they may feel so. That might sound odd. Surely, the more hours …

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Women in Business

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We’re All Biased. And That’s a Fact.

Queue lots of you reading this to recoil and say ‘No I am NOT!’. I’ve got news for you folks, we all are. Much is being made of the role of unconscious bias training, in the wake of, well – a lot of narratives – decrying the lack of diversity …

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5 Tweet Ideas For Busy Marketers

Every social media marketer knows that regularity is the key to success. However, everyone may have occupied days. For example, marketers working for small businesses or startups often have to handle multiple tasks at the same time. But the lack of time doesn’t necessarily mean you can’t generate and post …

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