Welcome! starting a business is a great idea! Despite the disruptions of the pandemic, many individuals are planning to start a business this year. In fact because of the disruptions, individuals are exploring self-employment and reviewing the potential of their …Read more →
What a time we live in! COVID-19 has brought challenges to all business owners in their enterprises and their personal lives. At Celtar business consultants we have experience of working through recessions (1980s, early 1990s, 2008 and now 2020) so …Read more →
A digital led comeback? What a time we live in! COVID-19 has brought challenges to all business owners in their enterprises and their personal lives. At Celtar business consultants we have experience of working through a few recessions (early 1990s, …Read more →
here are many approaches to how business problems and challenges can be overcome.
Review the issues with your team, search the web for answers and ideas, buy a book off Amazon, talk to other business owners in your network.
One option is to discuss the issues with an independent business consultant or business mentor. Independence of advice is important, an external perspective adds something different. Objectivity in analysis is critical.Read more →
Owners of 16 great businesses share their personal experiences of growing a company in the Capital City. This event happening in Wood Quay will be one of the first to kickstart the week of the StartUp Gathering.Read more →
Probably one of the most intelligent sources of research on entrepreneurship that I have come across in recent years emanates from the Kaufmann Foundation based in Kansas City, USA, says Billy Linehan of CeltarRead more →
It is said that the essence of selling is understanding your customer’s needs, and convincing him or her that you’re the best supplier to meet their requirements.
I’ll add – that to sell you need to be in an optimistic frame of mind, seeing opportunities for the customer and for yourself in each sale.Read more →
Celtar and KDA Accountants support European Enterprise Week – as part of Bank of Ireland’s National Enterprise Week Celtar, the specialist management consultancy firm for SMEs, and KDA Accountants are together holding a free business clinic in Bank of …Read more →
Avatar is the biggest grossing movie ever, it may have only won 3 Oscars – one of them by our own Richard Baneham, an animation supervisor . This was a massively complex project costing over $310 million for production, and $150 million for promotion.Read more →
“MEET THE CONSTRUCTION BUYER” OPPORTUNITY AT THE CROWNE PLAZA, NORTHWOOD SANTRY From Dublin chamber of commerce “Meet the buyer” events are usually worth attending, and are a place where introductions are made to several potential customers in one day – Billy …Read more →
SFA “offers best business investment in 2010”! These events are styled as a Bootcamp for small businesses but they’re far from it – “Ireland’s leading brands” are being given an opportunity to sell to the small business sector. In …Read more →
Are the days of growth finished for Daft.ie, will the housing sales and rental market now be controlled by home buyers and home owners? This new service will allow both estate agents and private sellers to put their property as an overlay on Google Maps.Read more →
Big financial institutions do not realise that their credibility is shredded – they, with the government, have condemned us to years of frugality by their mis-management of the financial system.Read more →
Celtar Update – Enterprise Ireland’s Current Support It’s not the best of times for Enterprise Ireland, the Irish state’s lead body for supporting businesses from SMEs to prospective Irish MNCs. Rightly there is a focus on support for exporting companies, …Read more →
Social networking and health A article based on research into personal happness was published a couple of months ago in the British Medical Journal (BMJ).Most peope are searching for personal happiness in their lives and this piece might give us a …Read more →
A year of challenge This year will be a challenging one for many of us; in fact survival will be the objective of many small businesses. Here I have gathered ideas and approaches – which are being implemented by …Read more →