Entries by Rory Finegan

Companies with rhythm are a cut above

Meetings are the environment in which values align, goals are established, motivation is provided, challenges are dealt with and people work together. But only if they are run well! Here’s everything you need to know about running an effective meeting.

Is an accelerator the next step?

Accelerator programmes are geared towards startups that are ready for growth. As well as office space, mentoring and networking, accelerators usually provide seed capital in exchange for equity and may provide access to R&D facilities, training, and interns.

Sharpen the saw

‘‘Sharpen the saw’’ means preserving and enhancing the greatest asset you have – you. It is a habit and principle to live your life on. A journey of ongoing, never-ending and continuous self-improvement. What has this got to do with business? Everything.

Synergise

I am sure you have heard the phrase “two heads are better than one” before. Habit 6, synergise, is very much based on this principle. To synergise is to not just work collaboratively, but to embrace open-mindedness, genuine team spirit and a collective energy to create new solutions to old and existing problems.

Capital Gains Tax Entrepreneur Relief

Has the time come for you to dispose of a business asset? Whether you want to sell a sole trader business or dispose of company shares, there is tax relief available for you. Entrepreneur Relief offers a reduced rate of Capital Gains Tax (CGT).