Serious entrepreneurs don’t build a company just to sell it
Hindsight is 20/20 for founders when it comes to the right time to sell, writes Leanna Byrne
When you cover any industry you’ll inevitably have people complain to you. The Irish start-up scene is “too small”, “unambitious” and is “full of founders looking to sell”.
I think the first two criticisms are a little harsh, but as for the last, it’s come up often enough for me to write about it.
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The way we did business a few months ago may never return – so the opportunity is to make changes that will both aid recovery and set us up well for our new futures