Stand back, there's a new kid in town - hail the rise of the sidepreneur
They say the best business is grown in a recession - where labour, rents and expectations are cheap, but equally venture capital, support and credit is short. To straddle that gap comes the new sidepreneur - someone who has the idea and drive to create their own business, but is not quite ready to quit the day job yet.
“Believe in your dream” says Supermac’s founder
FOUNDER of the Supermac’s fast food chain Pat McDonagh told a meeting of entrepreneurs in Limerick how he turned his back on a teaching career to sell burgers and chips from a van at the Galway races. The Mary Immaculate College graduate was one of a number of the college’s alumni to speak at the […]
#STARTUPMIC as part of The Startup Gathering 2015
Pictured at #StartupMIC: Colm O’Brien, founder of Carambola Kidz; Dr. Maeve Liston, Director of Enterprise and Community Engagement, MIC; Tara Doolan, Honest Arts Production Company. founder, Dave Fenwick, Colour TV Television Production Company founder, Prof. Michael A Hayes, President of MIC, Rob O’Halloran, Programme Director of Common Purpose; Roisin Meaney, B.Ed graduate and author; Michelle […]