The fear of failure among the Irish entrepreneurial adult population has risen from 35 per cent in 2006 to 45 per cent in 2013, according to the GEM report.

The introduction of a “second chance” entrepreneurial support programme could help remove the stigma that surrounds business failure and help entrepre(...)

Avine McNally, Acting director, Small Firms Association

The recent extension of the deadline for companies to get their houses in order regarding SEPA means firms will have longer to prepare for the new (...)

SMEs have reported an improvement in trading conditions for the six months to the end of September, with 34 per cent recording an increase in turnover according to a Red C survey. Photo: Bloomberg

Small and medium sized enterprises have reported an improvement in trading conditions for the six months to the end of September, with 34 per cent rec(...)

Dublin city business may have lost between €2 million and €4 million yesterday due to the bus strike, business representative groups have claimed.The (...)

Confidence among small businesses is improving, according to the Small Firms Association (SFA). The body, which is part of the business represe(...)