Donncha Hughes

25 ‘Positive Assets’ For Home Office Business Success

I have been self-employed for 4 years. This post will outline 25 things categorised into 10 major areas that I consider to be ‘Positive Assets’ for my business as I have decided to base my operations from home. I often joke that the job is based in the car, but I do try to be […]
September 15, 2014 2,123 Reads share


Startup Positivity: Don’t Deselect Yourself

A major factor in startup success is 'putting your best foot forward' and not declaring yourself a Non-Runner - Set Goals and Enable yourself to achieve the vision that you define for your business.
April 2, 2014 1,774 Reads share


‘What Do You Think Of My Business Idea?’

I have huge admiration for anyone who has an idea for a business and takes the steps to bring it to market. I often get asked, ‘What do you think of my business idea?’ My response is usually the same and driven by a mentoring mindset. I love hearing ideas and feel privileged that people trust me with concepts when there are often in embryonic and fragile states.
September 6, 2013 2,974 Reads share


How To Write Your ‘Job Description’ As A Startup Promoter

A startup promoter will benefit from writing a job description for their own role - founder, manager, and leader. This post provides a format and guidance for completing each section of the job description which should address: Job Summary, Duties, Objectives, and Skills/Experience.
June 5, 2013 4,200 Reads share


How To Create Powerful Customer Testimonials For Your Business

Many businesses are now looking for testimonials. Testimonials have many uses so most businesses will need variations of the same testimonial and will probably need testimonials from a number of businesses to create the "Wow Factor".
March 25, 2013 4,102 Reads share