How to Write a Business Plan

Business plans are essential documents in the life cycle of all businesses, from the initial launch phase through to times of change, growth, and expansion. A business plan is also a very detailed document. Here is an outline of the things you should include to ensure your business plan is as comprehensive as possible. Executive […]

Gilroy Gannon appoint Desi Foley as new Tax Director

Gilroy Gannon are delighted to announce the appointment of Desi Foley as Tax Director, Desi is a native of Rosses Point and a former trainee in Gilroy Gannon, he joins Gilroy Gannon after working in Northern Ireland in Industry for Bombardier Aerospace and then for the last 8 years in a practice role. Desi is […]

14 Tips for Minimising Business Start-Up Costs

Have you always wanted to try running your own business but have been put off by the amount of money you need to start? There are several things you can do to minimise start-up costs which can make running your own business possible. They won’t all work in all situations, but they each have the […]

3 Crucial Things to Remember When Choosing an Accountant

There are a number of things you will consider when selecting an accountant for your business. You might, for example, want to work with a large practice rather than a small one, or you might prefer a local Irish company rather than a multinational corporation. You also have to consider fees, expertise, and, possibly, recommendations […]

Why You Need a Privacy Policy on Your Website

There are not many pages on your websites that you must have, but a privacy policy is one. There are several reasons, including that it is a legal requirement – you could be fined if you don’t have one. In addition, having a privacy policy also helps with SEO and is required by some third-party […]

Franchise Accounting Tips

Running a franchise business is similar to running any other type of business, but it is not exactly the same. One of the areas where there are subtle differences is accounting. Like other types of business, properly managing your accounts and staying on top of your finances is crucial to success. One of the main […]

Buying a Franchise – How Much It Costs

One of the benefits of buying a franchise is that it often takes less time to establish and become profitable. Also, the business model is already proven. In most cases, however, the initial start-up costs of buying a franchise are higher than starting a business on your own. In addition, there are ongoing costs to […]

Buying a Franchise – What You Need to Know

Are you thinking of buying a franchise? It is one of the options you have open to you if you want to run your own business. There are some things you need to know before taking the franchise plunge.

The Essential – But Brief – Guide to SEO

SEO is a crucial part of online marketing – if you have a website you need SEO. Despite its importance, SEO is something that causes confusion even among people directly involved in digital marketing. Understanding the basics of SEO, however, will help you direct your in-house team and website designers to achieve the best results. […]

Starting a Business While Working for Someone Else

One of the challenges that some people face when starting a business is being able to take a cut in pay – sometimes down to zero – in order to get the business off the ground. One option you might have that will allow you to launch the business while keeping a regular income is […]