Christmas is once again upon us. For many, it’s a time of family, food, decorations and good tidings - as the old song goes, ‘It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year’. However, it can also be a frenetic time for business owners who are trying to keep pace with the demands of the season.
When starting out in business, many entrepreneurs choose to operate initially as a Sole Trader (or Partnership if there is more than 1 person involved) as opposed to forming a Limited Company. It is cheap and relatively easy to set up a sole trader business - all you need to do is register a business name with the Companies Registration Office (CRO) and register with Revenue as being self-employed.
Known for its rugged, untamed beauty – Galway – a county along the Wild Atlantic Way, is not only home to some of the best festivals in the world, but it also attracting an influx of tech start-ups that are availing of its well-established and growing business infrastructure.
The end of the old year and the beginning of a new one is always a time for reflection. It’s a time to take stock, look back on the highs and lows of the past twelve months and formulate a plan for the year ahead. And this holds true in business, as well as in our personal lives. Making a plan for 2018? Read on for some business resolutions to make this year your most successful ever.