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Working with Venture Capitalists – the basics you need to know

Securing investment from a VC isn’t just about a simple transfer of funds. Securing funding and putting together a team of employees and investors that work well together is a crucial first step for any growing business. Finding the right investors can also be one of the most difficult tasks in the early stages. 1.…

Are you an ageing partner in practice and your share of the business is your pension?

A consideration facing firms of all sizes today is that of succession – how to fund retirement of the sole practitioner or of the older partners. Succession Lack of succession planning within the world of accounting practices means that not only are firms facing problems, the picture for many retiring partners is grim. Reduced pension…

Is Merging an Accounting Practice a Good Idea?

Mergers in the accounting practice world are a good option in the current increasingly regulated environment , a realistic option for practitioners seeking holiday cover or seeking to retire, are seen as the only option to keep pace with major client growing demands and certainly a solution to small firm practitioners suffering from professional alienation.…

Selling Your Accounting Practice: Avoiding the Pitfalls!

Lack of succession planning within the accounting practice world means that many practitioners of a certain age have few options but to sell their practices and like everything in business timing is everything. With the age profile of accountants in practice in Ireland increasing year on year and with fewer in the profession willing to…