Business Event Focus: The Business Clinic at Dublin Book Festival


Dublin Book Festival takes place 14th - 17th November 2019 in venues across Dublin and their annual business event, The Business Clinic, will be on 14th of November. We asked the Dublin Book Festival organisers to tell us a bit about the upcoming event:

Make sure to check the Business Achievers Events calendar for more upcoming business events this month.

What is the title of the event?

The Business Clinic 

Who is it for?

It is aimed at those who are setting up and running their own business.

Where is it being held and when?

Trinity Business School, Pearse Street on Thursday 14th of November at 6pm

Tell us about the event

The Business Clinic is an annual event run by Dublin Book Festival in association with Local Enterprise Office - Dublin City. This year, the event will bring together experts in business and well-being to offer guidance on how to survive and thrive both initially setting up and running a business. This year, the event is hosting three speakers: Sean Gallagher, Liam Fennelly and Siobhan Murray.

A recognised champion of business, Sean Gallagher has over the past 20 years mentored hundreds of start-up and emerging entrepreneurs. He founded a number of companies in technology, commercial real estate and consulting, has been an investor in ‘Dragon’s Den’ (‘Shark Tank’ in the USA), a finalist in the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards and was a runner-up in the 2011 Irish presidential election. He is the author of Secrets to Success: Inspiring Stories from Leading Entrepreneurs (Mercier Press).

Liam Fennelly is Co-author of Countdown To Launch (Oak Tree Press), the manual for start-ups based on the BMAP process. He has over 40 years’ experience working for multinational and Irish businesses. A serial entrepreneur, he has been involved at founder/director level in seven start-ups. These have included technical sales and service, real estate, import and distribution, master franchising, digital media and training. A mentor and business consultant for over 15 years, he is a former three-term president of the MBA Association of Ireland.

Siobhán Murray set up a psychotherapy clinic in 2010 and has been delivering bespoke workshops on behavioural change and mindfulness to companies, conferences and events around the country. Siobhán is author of The Burnout Solution (Gill Books).

What do you expect attendees to get out of the event?

Attendees will get a holistic look at how to prepare and survive financially, strategically and emotionally in their own businesses. There will also be an opportunity to mingle with the speakers after.

Where can people find out more about the event?

People can find out more about the event and how to book tickets on the Dublin Book Festival website.

Win tickets to The Business Clinic! 

We have two tickets up for grabs to go to The Business Clinic event on Thursday 14th November. To enter just This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your name, organisation and phone number before the closing date of Sunday 27th October 2019. We will pick two winners from the entries at random and winners will be informed by email. 


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