You may have come across the term SWOT analysis if you have previously worked in a corporate office environment. However, the truth is that conducting a SWOT analysis can be a powerful tool in evaluating your business regardless of whether you are two or two hundred people.
In business, planning ahead is extremely important, and for those of you starting out, modifying or diversifying your business - a business plan is an essential tool of the trade.
If you’ve had days where you walk out of the office or shop floor feeling underwhelmed because the working day has not been as rewarding as it could have been, then check out our top tips to help you identify workplace woes and boost your productivity.
Michael Crowley is our Head of Credit here at Microfinance Ireland. If anyone knows about taking care of business, it's him.
Summertime is the busiest time of year for many small businesses and can often be the income that keeps the accounts in the black long after the kids go back to school. While some of the big festivals may not be for the faint of heart, local events are fantastic opportunities for small businesses to showcase their brand and products.
There are many benefits to being your own boss, but it is certainly not a role that comes without its organisational challenges.