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Billionaire Galen Weston, the businessman behind Penneys, Brown Thomas and Arnotts, dies aged 80
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Billionaire Galen Weston, the businessman behind Penneys, Brown Thomas and Arnotts, dies aged 80

Apr 13th 2021, 10:31 PM 106,450 Views 22 Comments

Galen Weston bought the bankrupt department store that would become Penneys in the 1960s, when he moved to Dublin.

'Being a woman in business is an advantage: Moxi Loves' founder on handling curveballs in the beauty industry
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'Being a woman in business is an advantage: Moxi Loves' founder on handling curveballs in the beauty industry

Nov 24th 2018, 8:00 AM 7,032 Views 0 Comments

Plus, why she wants to keep skincare simple.

'Now's the best time to start a company because everyone else is scared s**tless'
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'Now's the best time to start a company because everyone else is scared s**tless'

May 13th 2017, 6:00 PM 11,114 Views 6 Comments

Irish founder Dylan Collins thinks Brexit will be a godsend for any entrepreneur with guts.

How a 22 year old turned a crazy idea into a company seeking $2 million
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How a 22 year old turned a crazy idea into a company seeking $2 million

Jun 1st 2015, 8:00 PM 35,242 Views 5 Comments

He realised the enormous potential that social media held in the area of freestyle rap.

These are the startups Ireland's newest business leaders have been coming up with
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These are the startups Ireland's newest business leaders have been coming up with

Feb 19th 2015, 8:40 AM 18,257 Views 12 Comments

Complicated tech ones for the most part…

This 8-year-old makes $1.3 million a year by posting YouTube videos
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This 8-year-old makes $1.3 million a year by posting YouTube videos

Sep 28th 2014, 4:30 PM 10,080 Views 2 Comments

8! $1.3 million!

Men 'twice as likely' as women to set up their own business
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Men 'twice as likely' as women to set up their own business

Aug 24th 2013, 8:15 AM 4,596 Views 21 Comments

Women made up more than 55 per cent of people who took up training on how to set up their own business last year.

Court says Google's auto-complete 'can be defamatory'
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Court says Google's auto-complete 'can be defamatory'

May 14th 2013, 5:21 PM 11,354 Views 30 Comments

An entrepreneur said the words ‘Scientology’ and ‘fraud’ came up when he typed his name into the search box of the German version of Google.

The 13-year-old who will make you feel like an underachiever
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The 13-year-old who will make you feel like an underachiever

Apr 28th 2013, 5:00 PM 23,477 Views 25 Comments

A junior version of Dragon’s Den will hear from Jordan Casey who has his own gaming company and started coding at age 9.

Column: Why am I made to feel like a scrounger?
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Column: Why am I made to feel like a scrounger?

Dec 14th 2012, 7:00 AM 138 Views 60 Comments

Lisa Domican is an award-winning entrepreneur, and also a carer to two autistic teenagers. It’s clear which the Government values more, she writes.

Dublin entrepreneur gets Twitter shout-out from Peaches Geldof for baby invention
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Dublin entrepreneur gets Twitter shout-out from Peaches Geldof for baby invention

Sep 18th 2012, 7:15 AM 15,833 Views 20 Comments

Bob Geldof’s daughter tweeted a photograph of her son using the baby-weaning device.

Mark Zuckerberg turns 28 today: Here are 8 things you may not know about him
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Mark Zuckerberg turns 28 today: Here are 8 things you may not know about him

May 14th 2012, 3:45 PM 14,530 Views 13 Comments

Some life titbits about the man at the helm of Facebook.

Billionaire inventor of Red Bull dies aged 80
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# RIP

Billionaire inventor of Red Bull dies aged 80

Mar 17th 2012, 4:46 PM 8,544 Views 20 Comments

Chaleo Yoovidhya was ranked as the 205th richest person in the world with an estimated fortune of €3.7 billion.

Readers' panel: Small business owner
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Readers' panel: Small business owner

Dec 6th 2011, 9:53 PM 1,803 Views 5 Comments

Con Traas owns a small business in south Tipperary and is concerned about the effect of the rise in VAT rate.

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds...
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# Birdhouse

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds...

Nov 14th 2011, 2:47 PM 4,182 Views 44 Comments

Enterprising designer finds new use for old election posters – he builds a little birdhouse with them…

Irish company buys shares in social media site for "geeks"
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Irish company buys shares in social media site for "geeks"

Aug 21st 2011, 10:12 AM 1,199 Views 6 Comments

Shout For It – a network site for tech heads – gets boost from Walsh Doherty Capital.

Irish among the most entrepreneurial in Europe
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Irish among the most entrepreneurial in Europe

Jun 30th 2011, 4:21 PM 1,046 Views 4 Comments

Report explains Ireland that economic necessity is driving entrepreneurship.