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6 Tips to Get Your Business Noticed

Businesses don’t market themselves. There has to be a proactive effort from the part of the owner. Indeed, it takes a go-getter mentality to really push your business to the forefront. It also takes grit and a willingness to go above and beyond. Above all, it takes strategy; here’s six […]

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Preparing for Your New Website

5 Tips & Tricks to get your website off to a FLYER… So you’ve decided you want to get your business online. Should be fairly straightforward. Find a website designer, tell them what you want, pay them and you’re done. Sadly, it’s just not that simple. If you really want […]

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20 Questions to Ask a Franchisor

The Irish Franchise Associations have published 20 questions you should ask a Franchisor before you make the decision to buy into a franchise – reproduced here, with kind permission of the Irish Franchise Association. If you are considering joining a franchise you will need to carry out due diligence before […]

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You Could Grow Your Business Through Franchising

Ulster Bank has many years experience of working with Franchises in the Irish market. This second article on Franchising explores the concept of growing your established business through Franchising. Business Take-Stock You’ve built up a business, its now profitable, generating an income, employing some people – you’ve successfully come through […]

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Top Qualities of Successful Franchise Owners

What does it take to succeed in the franchise world? Since there are numerous types of franchises, it’s impossible to give a definitive answer. While most people think of a successful franchise as fast food restaurants or mail box rentals, there is probably a franchise related to your interests. Fascinated […]

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Top 10 Most Successful British Startups

There are literally thousands of companies that could have made this list. I’m not sure if it’s the bleak weather or the thousands of pubs where ideas are born, but Britain is a magnet for successful startups. This isn’t just a guess, Britain is expecting a record breaking 600,000 new companies […]

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