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Is Leo in your future?

It’s nothing to do with astrology but Leo, your Local Enterprise Office, might hold the key to starting your own business

7th June, 2015
Grainne Kelly, Bubblebum founder and chief executive

If you want to start a business, one of your first steps might be to open the door to a boardroom overlooking the buses, bikes and cars on Wood Quay in Dublin.

It’s 2.30pm on April 1. There are eight people, four men and four women, seated around the light wood table. They are here for the Dublin City Local Enterprise Board (Leo) Weekly Business Advice Group Meeting.

One man is a DJ. Another...

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