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Just do it, like… Richard Barrett, PunditArena.com

Great piece here by Richard Barrett of PunditArena.com from a little earlier this year. What a year co-founders Richard and Ross have had! Bank of Ireland/IGNITE Business of the Year 2014! Originally posted on Just Do It, Like…: Tell us … Continue reading

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Just do it, like… Glenn Goggin, Ottera

Great piece here by Glenn Goggin of Ottera from a little earlier this year. Ottera are exhibiting at the Web Summit this year. Originally posted on Just Do It, Like…: Tell us a little about your business… Ottera, which I … Continue reading

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Building an Effective Start Up Community in Cork?

Interested in building a startup community in Cork? I just took another look at Prof Erik Vermeulen’s Public Lecture when he visited UCC in September courtesy of InterTradeIreland. It’s available here. Do take a look! The Professor spoke about what … Continue reading

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A Term Sheet in Plain English!

I’m still working my way through some of the excellent material shared by Prof. Erik P.M. Vermeulen at last week’s InterTradeIreland supported All Island Innovation Programme Series of Master Classes at UCC. Over the course of three workshops and a … Continue reading

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The Globalization of Innovation and Business Creation – Weds 17th Sept 7.00pm

This week’s All Island Innovation Programme Series of Master Classes, hosted by UCC’s School of Management & Marketing, featuring Prof. Erik Vermeulen, Professor of Business and Financial Law at Tilburg University (https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/webwijs/show/?uid=e.p.m.vermeulen) are booked out but there are still places … Continue reading

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UCC Hosts Innovation Master Classes – September 17th – 18th 2014

I’m pleased to say that this year’s All Island Innovation Programme Series of Master Classes, hosted by UCC’s School of Management & Marketing, will feature Prof. Erik Vermeulen, Professor of Business and Financial Law at Tilburg University (https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/webwijs/show/?uid=e.p.m.vermeulen). Prof. Vermeulen … Continue reading

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Three Inspiring Start-Up Stories at IGNITE Open Information Evening

Pat Lynch, Stephanie Lynch, Jonathan Healy, Sinéad Doherty, Brendan Finucane. There was a great turnout at the IGNITE Graduate Business Innovation Programme Open Information Evening last Tuesday 6th May. The highlight of the evening was an inspiring discussion with panelists … Continue reading

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Making Jobs or Taking Jobs? – IGNITE Open Information Evening – Tuesday 6th May 2014

The IGNITE Graduate Business Innovation Programme Information Evening on Tuesday 6th May is the ideal opportunity for anyone interested in starting a business to find out more about options available; learn about the nine month business incubation programme at UCC … Continue reading

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Raomal Perera Shares with IGNITE the Story of his Fundraising Journey – 10 April 2014

I’m delighted to say that the Board Room in UCC’s Western Gateway Building was packed on Thursday 10th April 2014 to hear Raomal Perera share his insights on his own successful entrepreneurial journey. We were joined by business owners, representatives … Continue reading

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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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