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#The Big Idea

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This startup wants to save companies a tidy sum on their energy bills
# The Big Idea
# The Big Idea

This startup wants to save companies a tidy sum on their energy bills

Mar 8th 2015, 7:30 PM 20,041 Views 23 Comments

Energy Elephant’s big idea is deceptively simple.

Meet the Carlow farmer making this very French delicacy much more Gaelic
# The Big Idea
# The Big Idea

Meet the Carlow farmer making this very French delicacy much more Gaelic

Feb 15th 2015, 6:45 PM 40,046 Views 30 Comments

Ever wondered how you wrangle a free-range snail?

The Big Idea: How to build happier (and more productive) workplaces
# Reach Out
# Reach Out

The Big Idea: How to build happier (and more productive) workplaces

Jan 25th 2015, 5:15 PM 14,216 Views 14 Comments

Many companies offer workplace perks, but looking after staff mental health can pay even bigger dividends.

The Big Idea: Rethinking ice cream as junk food... And building a brand in the process
# Nobo
# Nobo

The Big Idea: Rethinking ice cream as junk food... And building a brand in the process

Dec 6th 2014, 10:00 AM 13,014 Views 28 Comments

Meet the couple behind Nobó, a very different kind of ice cream.

The Big Idea: Why switching their homepage is the first thing all owner-operators should do
# Flick The Switch
# Flick The Switch

The Big Idea: Why switching their homepage is the first thing all owner-operators should do

Oct 27th 2014, 10:30 AM 13,709 Views 13 Comments

The brains behind a new financial tool says a few easy steps can make a big difference to SMEs.

The Big Idea: how can a cash register save money for a business?
# Ring It Up
# Ring It Up

The Big Idea: how can a cash register save money for a business?

Aug 26th 2014, 6:45 AM 12,409 Views 12 Comments

Two Meath brothers think they’ve got the next generation of cash registers cracked.

The Big Idea: 'Ireland was the land of 1,000 welcomes, but only if you had €100,000. We wanted to change that'
# The Big Idea
# The Big Idea

The Big Idea: 'Ireland was the land of 1,000 welcomes, but only if you had €100,000. We wanted to change that'

Jul 21st 2014, 4:50 PM 24,869 Views 29 Comments

Paddywagon tours is almost twenty years old, and has gone from shaking up the Irish market to planning its first international move.

The Big Idea: High end training that pays for itself
# The Big Idea
# The Big Idea

The Big Idea: High end training that pays for itself

Jun 20th 2014, 7:20 AM 16,688 Views 10 Comments

When Ciaran Ruddock was let go from Leinster, himself and a friend opened their own boutique gym – they explain their Big Idea to TheJournal.ie

The Big Idea: Will the Irish ditch the breakfast roll for sushi?
# The Big Idea
# The Big Idea

The Big Idea: Will the Irish ditch the breakfast roll for sushi?

May 19th 2014, 9:15 AM 18,801 Views 48 Comments

Smithfield’s only sushi factory has gone from farmer’s market stall to serving U2 sushi, and continues to aim high.