Áine Behan, founder of Cortechs: “Fully-fledged and written down in detail? No, I did not.”

Francis Greene is not a fan of business plans – at least not the sort startups often have to write to get funding or a place on an accelerator. The pr(...)

If you want to raise money and grow quickly, eventually you’ll need to write a business plan

It is fashionable in entrepreneurship circles these days to argue that it is better to act, improvise and pivot than to waste time on a 20-page plan t(...)

Kevin Coughlan (32), with a last address at Avondale Drive, Greystones, Limerick, had pleaded not guilty to murder. Photograph: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland.

A Limerick man whose conviction for murder was quashed following a successful appeal will be sentenced for manslaughter in October. Kevin Coughlan (32(...)