Monthly Archives: February 2014

The Story Behind AppMakeIt

By Kieran Moloney AppMakeIt was founded in November 2013 with the simple goal of making it easier for non-tech savvy people to create, customize and publish their very own Android and iOS mobile application to the Google Play Store and … Continue reading

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I want to be my own boss, take risks and prosper from them!

As a young female entrepreneur fresh out of college the question everyone asks me is: “Sarah why didn’t you get a graduate job?” The answer always is: I want to be my own boss, take risks and prosper from them! … Continue reading

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Looking for Money? – Ask for Advice

Among the very many words of wisdom shared with IGNITE in recent months was the idea that if you want money, you should ask for advice. I can’t quite remember who said this* but whoever it was added an important rider: if you want advice, you should ask for money. With a number of the IGNITE businesses actively seeking finance, … Continue reading

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Why Awards and Competitions are Good for Business

People often ask me if there is any point in going forward for Business Awards and Competitions. My answer is usually a resounding YES, but the entry requirement for the Award must be relevant to the needs of your business or it’ll be … Continue reading

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Why Awards and Competitions are Good for Business

People often ask me if there is any point in going forward for Business Awards and Competitions. My answer is usually a resounding YES, but the entry requirement for the Award must be relevant to the needs of your business or it’ll be … Continue reading

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