3 Things to Look For When Hiring for Your Startup

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You’re trying to get your startup business off the ground. You’ve reviewed your business plan to within an inch of its life, you’ve received input from mentors and advisers, you’ve built up your foundation and you’ve steeled yourself as much as you can for the rough waters ahead. Now, you have to find people who are willing and able to navigate those waters with you. As you go about looking for people to join your business team, here are 3 things to look for when hiring for your startup:

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Trade Remains Resilient In Face of Growing Challenges

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The latest InterTradeIreland Business Monitor shows that trade has remained resilient over the past quarter with 41% of companies continuing to grow. Read on to find out how trade remains resilient in the face of growing challenges:

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Tips on Positioning Your Business for Sale

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Owners of growing companies typically have two paths to liquidity - either offering shares to the public through an IPO (initial public offering) or a sale of the company. Here are some tips on positioning your business for sale:

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4 Interesting Ways That Businesses Can Use Augmented Reality

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Technology has revolutionized the way companies conduct business. Entrepreneurs, it’s a good time to keep your pulse on emerging trends to avoid disappointing customers and falling behind competitors. Augmented reality is the hottest thing right now. Here are 4 interesting ways that businesses can use augmented reality:

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Why Reputation Management Matters for Small Businesses

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Are you tapping into word of mouth for your business? How are you actively managing the reputation of your business? Here's why reputation management matters for small businesses:

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Business Achievers: Aoife O'Driscoll and Inspire Me

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This month's Business Achiever is Aoife O'Driscoll from Inspireme.ie. We asked Aoife to tell us a little bit about her super accessible business and asked her about her business journey to date. Read on to find out more in Business Achievers: Aoife O'Driscoll and Inspire Me.

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What Do You Need for a Business Loan? Here Are The 6 C's

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This is about the 6 Cs of getting a loan from your bank. It’s about you getting to know your bank manager and the lending criteria of his/her employer. Like all relationships you have to be conscious of the requirements of the other party. Read on to find out what do you need for a business loan: here are the 6 C's:

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Latest InterTradeIreland Business Monitor: Winners and Losers in a Highly Competitive Market

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The latest InterTradeIreland Business Monitor report shows winners and losers in a highly competitive market. Read on for more insights: Join our Business Achievers community  and get access to downloads to help your business, free online training co...
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Top Tips for Attending Trade shows and Exhibitions

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Are you planning on attending trade shows and exhibitions? It is very likely you are attending an exhibition or trade show to make as many people as possible aware of your products, brands or services. Here are my top tips for attending trade shows and exhibitions:

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How to Use VR for Your Business

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It would be easy to dismiss virtual reality (VR) as only relevant to gamers and the entertainment industry. However, it is becoming a vital commercial marketing and communications tool. So how does VR for business work? This article looks at how to use VR for your business.

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3 Simple Ways to Organise Your Business

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As a small business owner, when you hear the word, “organisation,” as it relates to entrepreneurship or management, you might think about scheduling and organising your time. While that’s vital to any business, have you given thought to the physical organisation and layout of your operations center? Here are 3 Simple Ways to Organise Your Business:

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5 Ways to Promote Your Business to Millennials and the iGeneration

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Marketing to Millennials and post-Millennials means understanding the power of connectivity. Here are 5 Ways to Promote Your Business to Millennials and the iGeneration:

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Bolstering Customer Service With Automated Help Desk Software: 3 Factors to Consider

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Help desk software has become essential in the business world for supplying both employee and consumer support. However, the daunting task of picking out the best automated software for the job is no simple feat. Every small business or startup will ...
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5 International Packaging Fails and How to Avoid Them

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Globalisation is a tricky business, particularly when it comes to product packaging. Not only are you at risk from messages getting lost in translation, but there are plenty of examples where a little something extra gets added into the mix. Swear wo...
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Ready to Rise? 4 Ways Relocating Your Business Drives Growth

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As a small business owner, it’s so important to make decisions that benefit your company. In order to sustain a long-lasting business, one of the keys is to think strategically. Consider these four ways relocating your business can result in growth. ...
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Who is to Blame for Your Injury at Work?

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Getting injured at work is something that no-one wants to experience. Aside from the injury potentially causing you pain or long-term suffering, you can also potentially lose income from time off work or have to pay for care and rehabilitation. In sh...
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Four Alternative Ways to Power Your Business

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Every business requires energy to operate, and for most, that means using utility providers for their electricity, oil and gas. But an increasing number of firms across the UK are investing in alternative ways to power their operation. Whether you ar...
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5 Reasons to Elevate Your Branding Efforts to a Whole New Level

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When you go shopping, do you pick the first shampoo you come across, or do you look for that one particular name in the crowd? We, as creatures guided by our emotions, we make all of our decisions, buying ones included, based on how we feel about a c...
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Why Generation Z Could Lead the Way in Creating a New Entrepreneurial Wave

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Results of a new survey have revealed that younger generations are hungrier than ever to go it alone in the world of business. A new study conducted by price comparison website Know Your Money has revealed that almost two thirds ( 64.8% ) of 16-24 ye...
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Five Steps to Convert Your Business to Renewable Energy

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At home, many of us love taking steps to reduce our carbon footprint by actively recycling, decreasing energy consumption and preferring to purchase eco-friendly products. But it is amazing how many businesses owners don’t think to apply the same log...
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