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# entrepreneur - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Billionaire Galen Weston, the businessman behind Penneys, Brown Thomas and Arnotts, dies aged 80
# Entrepreneur
# Entrepreneur

Billionaire Galen Weston, the businessman behind Penneys, Brown Thomas and Arnotts, dies aged 80

Apr 13th 2021, 10:31 PM 106,033 Views 22 Comments

Galen Weston bought the bankrupt department store that would become Penneys in the 1960s, when he moved to Dublin.

# entrepreneur - Saturday 24 November, 2018

'Being a woman in business is an advantage: Moxi Loves' founder on handling curveballs in the beauty industry
# Moxi Loves
From The Daily Edge
# Moxi Loves

'Being a woman in business is an advantage: Moxi Loves' founder on handling curveballs in the beauty industry

Nov 24th 2018, 8:00 AM 7,009 Views 0 Comments

Plus, why she wants to keep skincare simple.

# entrepreneur - Saturday 13 May, 2017

'Now's the best time to start a company because everyone else is scared s**tless'
# Startups
# Startups

'Now's the best time to start a company because everyone else is scared s**tless'

May 13th 2017, 6:00 PM 11,098 Views 6 Comments

Irish founder Dylan Collins thinks Brexit will be a godsend for any entrepreneur with guts.

# entrepreneur - Monday 1 June, 2015

How a 22 year old turned a crazy idea into a company seeking $2 million
# Rapchat
# Rapchat

How a 22 year old turned a crazy idea into a company seeking $2 million

Jun 1st 2015, 8:00 PM 35,235 Views 5 Comments

He realised the enormous potential that social media held in the area of freestyle rap.

# entrepreneur - Thursday 19 February, 2015

These are the startups Ireland's newest business leaders have been coming up with
# Clever Clogs
# Clever Clogs

These are the startups Ireland's newest business leaders have been coming up with

Feb 19th 2015, 8:40 AM 18,248 Views 12 Comments

Complicated tech ones for the most part…

# entrepreneur - Sunday 28 September, 2014

This 8-year-old makes $1.3 million a year by posting YouTube videos
# Childpreneur
# Childpreneur

This 8-year-old makes $1.3 million a year by posting YouTube videos

Sep 28th 2014, 4:30 PM 10,055 Views 2 Comments

8! $1.3 million!

# entrepreneur - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Men 'twice as likely' as women to set up their own business
# Entrepreneur
# Entrepreneur

Men 'twice as likely' as women to set up their own business

Aug 24th 2013, 8:15 AM 4,565 Views 21 Comments

Women made up more than 55 per cent of people who took up training on how to set up their own business last year.

# entrepreneur - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Court says Google's auto-complete 'can be defamatory'
# Search
# Search

Court says Google's auto-complete 'can be defamatory'

May 14th 2013, 5:21 PM 11,352 Views 30 Comments

An entrepreneur said the words ‘Scientology’ and ‘fraud’ came up when he typed his name into the search box of the German version of Google.

# entrepreneur - Sunday 28 April, 2013

The 13-year-old who will make you feel like an underachiever
# Junior Dragons
# Junior Dragons

The 13-year-old who will make you feel like an underachiever

Apr 28th 2013, 5:00 PM 23,468 Views 25 Comments

A junior version of Dragon’s Den will hear from Jordan Casey who has his own gaming company and started coding at age 9.

# entrepreneur - Friday 14 December, 2012

Column: Why am I made to feel like a scrounger?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Why am I made to feel like a scrounger?

Dec 14th 2012, 7:00 AM 131 Views 60 Comments

Lisa Domican is an award-winning entrepreneur, and also a carer to two autistic teenagers. It’s clear which the Government values more, she writes.

# entrepreneur - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Dublin entrepreneur gets Twitter shout-out from Peaches Geldof for baby invention
# Invention
# Invention

Dublin entrepreneur gets Twitter shout-out from Peaches Geldof for baby invention

Sep 18th 2012, 7:15 AM 15,831 Views 20 Comments

Bob Geldof’s daughter tweeted a photograph of her son using the baby-weaning device.

# entrepreneur - Monday 14 May, 2012

Mark Zuckerberg turns 28 today: Here are 8 things you may not know about him
# Happy Birthday
# Happy Birthday

Mark Zuckerberg turns 28 today: Here are 8 things you may not know about him

May 14th 2012, 3:45 PM 14,513 Views 13 Comments

Some life titbits about the man at the helm of Facebook.

# entrepreneur - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Billionaire inventor of Red Bull dies aged 80
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Billionaire inventor of Red Bull dies aged 80

Mar 17th 2012, 4:46 PM 8,542 Views 20 Comments

Chaleo Yoovidhya was ranked as the 205th richest person in the world with an estimated fortune of €3.7 billion.

# entrepreneur - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Readers' panel: Small business owner
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Readers' panel: Small business owner

Dec 6th 2011, 9:53 PM 1,801 Views 5 Comments

Con Traas owns a small business in south Tipperary and is concerned about the effect of the rise in VAT rate.

# entrepreneur - Monday 14 November, 2011

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds...
# Birdhouse
From The Daily Edge
# Birdhouse

Presidential candidate Gay Mitchell is for the birds...

Nov 14th 2011, 2:47 PM 4,179 Views 44 Comments

Enterprising designer finds new use for old election posters – he builds a little birdhouse with them…

# entrepreneur - Sunday 21 August, 2011

Irish company buys shares in social media site for "geeks"
# Social Media
# Social Media

Irish company buys shares in social media site for "geeks"

Aug 21st 2011, 10:12 AM 1,199 Views 6 Comments

Shout For It – a network site for tech heads – gets boost from Walsh Doherty Capital.

# entrepreneur - Thursday 30 June, 2011

Irish among the most entrepreneurial in Europe
# Startups
# Startups

Irish among the most entrepreneurial in Europe

Jun 30th 2011, 4:21 PM 1,046 Views 4 Comments

Report explains Ireland that economic necessity is driving entrepreneurship.