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How I  Started: Lessons in Entrepreneurship

How I Started: Lessons in Entrepreneurship

Cool Beans and global ambitions

Cool Beans and global ambitions

The Cool Bean Company

Awards for Ireland’s top SMEs to be given in Cork

Awards for Ireland’s top SMEs to be given in Cork

SMEs increasingly turning to invoice financing for funding

SMEs increasingly turning to invoice financing for funding

Ryan legacy lives on at DCU Academy

Ryan legacy lives on at DCU Academy

The shape of today’s business landscape is the legacy of one of Ireland’s quintessential entrepreneurs, according to the new head of the Ryan Academy at DCU

Take three: the start-up perspective

Take three: the start-up perspective

Take three: the start-up perspective

Take three: the start-up perspective

Diageo’s Baileys gets €600,000 state funding

Diageo’s Baileys gets €600,000 state funding

Talking Point: When a good idea goes bad

Talking Point: When a good idea goes bad

Many SMEs have been criticised for property investments that have left them burdened by debt. But at the time, such outlays made sense, writes Tom O’Brien

The Lowdown: tips for SMEs

The Lowdown: tips for SMEs

Snug workshop producing contemporary furniture

Snug workshop producing contemporary furniture

Born from a struggle to source Irish furniture that suited his aesthetic and price range, Conor Kelly founded furniture craft and design company Snug.

En route to success despite some small bumps in the road

En route to success despite some small bumps in the road

JJ Kavanagh and Sons, the family-owned coach firm, has come through the recession intact and established a growing business in Britain

Dublin’s start-up scene - ready, steady, go!

Dublin’s start-up scene - ready, steady, go!

In this extract from a new book examining Dublin’s rise as a global tech hub, Sunday Business Post reporter Philip Connolly looks at the movers and shakers, and why they’ve found success in the capital.

Startup Spotlight: Insight Renewables

Startup Spotlight: Insight Renewables

Staff appraisals: not just another meeting

Staff appraisals: not just another meeting

Improving market conditions mean that employee retention has once again become a focus for companies.