Failure in Business

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“Donald Trump and Richard Branson both failed before they succeeded, and even Thomas Edison reportedly made 10,000 attempts before inventing the very first light bulb. Failure can even be a surprising catalyst for success. We met some Irish business people who haven’t allowed failure to hold them back.”

I produced this report for The Business with Richard Curran.

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Finding Opportunities in the Finer Things

General Views Of High-End Retail Ahead of December CPI Numbers

“You might think that given Ireland’s recent economic troubles there are not many people out there willing to spend thousands of euro on handbags, watches or art. But it seems that that market is in rude health as our own lover of luxury Liam Geraghty has been finding out.”

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Working Alone

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“Plenty of Irish companies start as a one man or one woman band in houses all over the country. But of course business people aren’t the only ones who work all alone. We’ve been catching up with some others to find out if one is the loneliest number in the working world.”

I produced this report for The Business with Richard Curran.

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