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Coaching for start-up success starts here

A business coach can identify a range of targets to help start-ups stay on their feet and succeed, writes Tina-Marie O'Neill.

15th September, 2012
Marina Bleahen, managing director of ActionCoach Ireland.

Some 66 per cent of small businesses in Ireland will fail in their first five years of starting up. Of the ones that survive, two-thirds will fail in the subsequent five years.

"The main reasons businesses fail are poor cashflow management, a lack of skills and knowledge, a lack of planning, direction and accountability, and a reluctance on behalf of business owners to seek outside help before it's too late," said Marina Bleahen, business coach and...

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