Why Email Marketing is Important and What You Need to Consider

Just about every business in Ireland is involved in both finding new customers and retaining existing customers. One of the best marketing tools for doing both these things is email marketing. If you don’t have an email marketing strategy in your business, here are some reasons why you should consider implementing one: Low cost – […]

What Is a Micro Company?

Financial reporting and compliance obligations for very small companies can be burdensome – much more burdensome than they are for larger companies. In the past, for example, a company turning over a few hundred thousand a year with one or two employees would have the same financial reporting requirements as a company turning over a […]

6 Tips to Ensure You Send Accurate Invoices – And Why It’s Important

Invoicing accurately is an essential part of doing business. This is not something that will happen by itself, however, as there are too many things that can potentially go wrong and that will lead to mistakes. You must take the right steps to ensure you send accurate invoices. Why is this important, though? The main […]

Improving and Maintaining Your Business Credit Score

Do you know your business credit score? When was the last time you checked your business credit report? Is your credit score low and you want to improve it? Your business credit score can have an impact on your business in a number of different ways so it is important to understand how credit scores […]

Tips for Creating a Business Disaster Plan

Your business faces risks that could affect your profitability and damage your reputation. Some risks can even put the survival of your business in jeopardy. This was discussed in last week’s blog. The solution, however, is to put in place a business disaster plan. Below are some tips to help you do this. Creating a […]

Why You Need a Business Disaster Recovery Plan

What would happen in the event of a disaster if your business couldn’t function or serve your customers? How long could this situation continue until you started to lose revenue and clients? At what point will you suffer damage to your reputation? These are all important questions that every business in Ireland should ask. The […]

A Company Secretary in Ireland – Who Can Be One and What Do They Do?

It is a legal requirement of every company in Ireland to have a Company Secretary. The Company Secretary is an officer of the company and one of their primary roles is corporate governance. They provide advice to members of the board and ensure the company remains legally compliant. They also ensure the administration of the […]

The Benefits of E-Learning

Depending on the size and setup of your business, you might be able to benefit from transferring all or some of your training to the e-learning model. In last week’s blog, we looked at what e-learning is as well as some practical examples. In this week’s blog, we’ll look at how e-learning can benefit your […]

An Introduction to E-Learning

Do you have an app on your phone that teaches you how to speak another language? Have you ever watched your children do part of their homework that involves them completing exercises on an app or website? These are all examples of e-learning, but how is it applied to business and can your business benefit? […]

Getting Your Payment Terms Right

Getting paid is one of the biggest issues small businesses face. There are lots of things you can do to help this including invoicing promptly and having robust credit control procedures. Your payment terms have an important role to play too. Your payment terms and how you communicate them sets a baseline for future interactions […]